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The Voynich Manuscript is a document that is notable for its strange text, that to date hasn't been decyphered. Theories range from a secret language or code to an old sort of joke or hoax.
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Topics: voynich, manuscript
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Topics: Botany -- Great Britain, Wild flowers -- Great Britain Identification
Universal Library
by W.E.B. Dubois
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Community Texts
by John P. Holdren
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Obama Science Advisor Called For Planetary Regime To Enforce Totalitarian Population Control Measures In 1977 book, John Holdren advocated forced abortions, mass sterilization through food and water supply and mandatory bodily implants to prevent pregnancies
( 2 reviews )
Topics: eugenics, new, world, order, population, control, depopulation, carbon, sterile
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Snodgrass, R. E. (Robert E.), 1875-1962
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Insects, their way and means of living. Copy 1 (STRI) 7718. 362 p. illus.
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Topic: Insects
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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eye 25,935
favorite 10
comment 0
Some vols. called "Royal edition" (varies)
Topics: Heraldry -- Great Britain, Knights and knighthood -- Great Britain, Nobility -- Great Britain...
Cornell University Library
by Cundall, Frank, 1858-1937; Institute of Jamaica
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Historic buildings
Topics: Mexico -- Commerce Directories, Central America -- Commerce Directories, West Indies -- Commerce...
California Digital Library
by Hopkins, Albert A. (Albert Allis), 1869-1939; Evans, Henry Ridgely, b. 1861
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"Bibliography of natural magic and prestidigitation, compiled with notes, by Henry Ridgely Evans": p. [539]-550
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Topic: Magic tricks
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Hr0cKz-gcUAC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
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eye 17,076
favorite 1
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=wLPEY9cnmK0C&oe=UTF-8
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
by Lovett, Richard, 1851-1904
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v. 1. Origin and early work of the Society. Polynesia. Africa. Madagascar. Appendix I. A complete list of the missionaries who have laboured in Polynesia, Africa, and Madagascar. Appendix II. Letter from W. H. Wills on the origination of the London Missionary Society. -- v. 2. India. West Indies. China. Missions abandoned. Home affairs: 1821-1895. Appendices: I. A complete list of the missionaries of the London Missionary Society who have laboured in India, the West Indies, Ultra-Ganges, China,...
Topics: London Missionary Society, Missions
Canadian Libraries
by Scott, Hew, 1791-1872; Macdonald, D. F. (Donald Farquhar), 1906-
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Topics: Church of Scotland, Church of Scotland, Scotland -- Biography
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Lee, Sidney, Sir, 1859-1926
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Great Britain -- Biography, Great Britain -- Bio-bibliography
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=zwNpl8oyxAgC&oe=UTF-8
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 14,749
favorite 3
comment 0
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- London, genealogy
Cornell University Library
by Lawrence-Archer, J. H. (James Henry), 1823-1889
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Epitaphs
European Libraries
texts
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favorite 2
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=bewNAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Scottish Family History
by Mackenzie, Alexander, 1838-1898
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SCO
New York Public Library
by Wills, Walter H; Barrett, R. J
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Topic: South Africa -- Biography Periodicals
California Digital Library
by Howard, Joseph Jackson, 1827-1902; Crisp, Frederick Arthur, 1851-1922; College of Arms (Great Britain)
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Vols. 22-33: Notes. v. 1-12
Topics: Heraldry, Visitations, Heraldic
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=0oTM9123FpAC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
texts
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favorite 2
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=KkScKVeLpjYC&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Kennedy, John
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Topics: Steam-navigation -- History, Steam-navigation -- Great Britain History
American Libraries
by Cheltenham College , Andrew Alexander Hunter
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4PwBAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
"Literature relating to extinct birds": p. [xv]-xxvi
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Topics: Extinct birds, Rare birds
California Digital Library
by Clowes, W. Laird (William Laird), Sir, 1856-1905; Markham, Clements R. (Clements Robert), Sir, 1830-1916; Mahan, A. T. (Alfred Thayer), 1840-1914; Wilson, Herbert Wrigley, 1866-1940; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Laughton, L. G. Carr (Leonard George Carr), 1871-
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comment 0
Title in red and black
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
American Libraries
texts
eye 11,099
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=YQeFfMG8p4sC&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
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comment 0
"Authorities": pt. 1, v. 1, p. xxii-xxvi
Topic: University of Cambridge
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
texts
eye 10,848
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=OzlH5YdjYx4C&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Henderson, John Alexander, d. 1929
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Topics: Society of Advocates in Aberdeen, Lawyers -- Scotland Aberdeen, genealogy
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Topics: Royal Yacht Squadron (Cowes, England), Yachting -- Great Britain
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Topics: Botanical illustration, Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pictorial...
Children's Library
by Diane Browne, Karl Phillpotts
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A collection of four short stories set in Jamaica, including two folk tales and two morality stories. You can also read a copy of 'Sweet, Sweet Mango Tree and other stories' by going to the International Children's Digital Library , a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
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Topics: Church of Ireland. Diocese of Cork, Cloyne, and Ross, Church of Ireland, genealogy
California Digital Library
by Dawson, William Harbutt, 1860-1948
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comment 0
Topic: Skipton (England) -- History
European Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=8OoNAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by [Hodgson, John Crawford]
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Preface.--Journal of Sir William Brereton, 1635.--Autobiography of Sir John Gibson, 1655.--Jacob Bee's chronicle.--Mark Browell's diary.--The family of Mark Akenside, the poet.--Two letters of Bishop Warburton.--Northern journeys of Bishop Richard Pococke.--Diary of John Dawson of Brunton.--Index to places.--Index to personal names.--Index of the more important subjects
Topics: Great Britain -- History Stuarts, 1603-1714 Sources, Great Britain -- History 18th century Sources,...
California Digital Library
by Royal Naval Exhibition, (1891 May 2 : Chelsea, England)
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Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
texts
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favorite 2
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Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=TidLAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: Spanish and Portuguese Jews' Congregation (London, England), Jews -- England London, genealogy
The Sporting Chronicle Annual for 1895 - "Nineteenth year of publication."
Topics: Sports, Cricket
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: april, march, appeared, cast, acted, john, charles, season, theatre, appearance, york stage, season...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=XTamwC54BNoC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Augustus Constantine Sinclair, Laurence R . Fyte, Samuel Paynter Musson, Thomas Laurence Roxburgh, Joseph Charles Ford, Acheson Arundel Cameron Finlay , Frank Cundall
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favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=yzoLAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Johnston, Harry Hamilton, Sir, 1858-1927
texts
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comment 0
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Topics: Blacks -- America, Slavery -- America
European Libraries
texts
eye 8,490
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZlsBAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Sylvanus Urban (pseud.), [from old catalog] ed; Cave, Edward, 1691-1754; Henry, David, 1710-1792; Nichols, John, 1745-1826; Nichols, J. B. (John Bowyer), 1779-1863; Mitford, John, 1781-1859; Nichols, John Gough, 1806-1873; Parker, John Henry, 1806-1884; Hatton, Joseph, 1841-1907; Knight, Joseph, 1829-1907; Bullen, A. H. (Arthur Henry), 1857-1920; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]; John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]; Jacob Bailey Moore Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]; Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Sylvanus Urban (pseud.)
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=oAn5xswcKFEC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Walter Jekyll, Alice Werner, C. S. Myers , Lucy Etheldred Broadwood
texts
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favorite 4
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=VQQ5AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topic: Dallas family
Topics: Himalaya Mountains, Plants
American Libraries
by London Missionary Society
texts
eye 7,866
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EH4UAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Toronto Public Library
by Irving, Aemilius, Sir, 1823-1913; Irving, L. Homfray
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"At the desire of the late Sir Aemilius Irving, one hundred copies of this book have been printed for distribution among the descendants of James Irving, of Ironshore, Jamaica, and his wife Elizabeth Motte, of which this copy is no. "
Topics: Irving, James, Irwin family, Jackson family, Harleston family, Mott family
Scottish Family History
by Bulloch, John Malcolm
texts
eye 7,717
favorite 2
comment 0
One of an edition of fifty copies
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
texts
eye 7,460
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=AxEYAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Penn Graduate Program In Historical Preservation
by Green, Patricia Elaine
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Thesis (M.S. in Historic Preservation)--Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, 1988
Topics: Penn theses, Historic Preservation
European Libraries
by Church of England Church Commissioners
texts
eye 7,338
favorite 4
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=w2gFAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
eye 7,286
favorite 5
comment 0
"Authorities": pt. 1, v. 1, p. xxii-xxvi
Topic: University of Cambridge
Cornell University Library
by Cundall, Frank, 1858-1937
texts
eye 6,928
favorite 3
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Names, Geographical
American Libraries
texts
eye 6,884
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=5aHp1yB8mlAC&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,860
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: University of London, University of London
Children's Library
by Diane Browne, Karl Phillpotts, Peggy Campbell
texts
eye 6,602
favorite 3
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A collection of six short stories set in Jamaica, including folk tales and stories about growing up. You can also read a copy of 'The Cat Woman and the Spinning Wheel and other stories' by going to the International Children's Digital Library , a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by King, John, 1813-1893; Felter, Harvey Wickes, 1865-1927; Lloyd, John Uri, 1849-1936
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Dispensatories, Eclectic, Dispensatories
Topics: Botany, Botany
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
texts
eye 6,198
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=yPSMNbuiiLwC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Madden, R[ichard] R[obert], 1798-1886. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,179
favorite 2
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: United Irishmen
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=5PsvAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
texts
eye 6,039
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=jwq4g8YT36gC&oe=UTF-8
Topics: Botanical illustration, Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pictorial...
Boston Public Library
by Calder, Charles Maclear, 1857-
texts
eye 5,872
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Vassall family
European Libraries
by george e. eyre and william spottiswoode
texts
eye 5,791
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=_u4NAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
botanicus
by Redouté, Pierre Joseph, 1759-1840.; Chapuis, Jean Baptiste.; Ernest Panckoucke.; Langois, Dr.; Bessin, R.; Victor, fl. ca. 1820-1850.
texts
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Topics: 1833, Botany, France, Icones, Pictorial works
California Digital Library
by Findlay, George G. (George Gillanders), 1849-1919; Holdsworth, William West, b. 1859
texts
eye 5,760
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society, Wesleyan Methodist Church
statement of responsibility: Door Maria Sibylla Merian
Topics: Insects, Botany, Insects
Smithsonian Libraries
texts
eye 5,729
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Household appliances, Sewing machines, Washing machines
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 5,646
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Registers of births, etc
California Digital Library
texts
eye 5,587
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Personal narratives, Pennsylvania -- History...