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Folkscanomy: Artwork
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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
Prelinger Library
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Topic: Birds -- North America
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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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
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
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
The Magazine Rack Miscellaneous Bin
by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
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This is a collection of all the bound volumes of 'The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge' it was a weekly publication that lasted from 1832-1945. At the end of each year the issues were bound together to form a book, one book for each year. Besides these books the 'Society' also published a 27 volume encyclopedia for general readers called the 'Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge', a two volume Supplement was released shortly...
Topics: Penny Magazine, Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, Illustrated, News, Articles, Wood...
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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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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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
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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
Scottish Family History
by Mackenzie, Alexander, 1838-1898
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SCO
European Libraries
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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
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
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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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Title in red and black
Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
American Libraries
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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
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"Authorities": pt. 1, v. 1, p. xxii-xxvi
Topic: University of Cambridge
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
texts
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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
texts
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comment 0
Topics: Society of Advocates in Aberdeen, Lawyers -- Scotland Aberdeen, genealogy
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: Royal Yacht Squadron (Cowes, England), Yachting -- Great Britain
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Topics: Botanical illustration, Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pictorial...
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Topics: Church of Ireland. Diocese of Cork, Cloyne, and Ross, Church of Ireland, genealogy
European Libraries
texts
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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 Dawson, William Harbutt, 1860-1948
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Topic: Skipton (England) -- History
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,...
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
texts
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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
California Digital Library
by Royal Naval Exhibition, (1891 May 2 : Chelsea, England)
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Topic: Great Britain. Royal Navy
The Sporting Chronicle Annual for 1895 - "Nineteenth year of publication."
Topics: Sports, Cricket
American Libraries
by Augustus Constantine Sinclair, Laurence R . Fyte, Samuel Paynter Musson, Thomas Laurence Roxburgh, Joseph Charles Ford, Acheson Arundel Cameron Finlay , Frank Cundall
texts
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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=yzoLAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
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comment 0
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
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Johnston, Harry Hamilton, Sir, 1858-1927
texts
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Topics: Blacks -- America, Slavery -- America
European Libraries
texts
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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=ZlsBAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Biodiversity Heritage Library
texts
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Shelved with: Gartenwelt (Berlin, Germany : 1948)
Topic: Gardening
American Libraries
by Walter Jekyll, Alice Werner, C. S. Myers , Lucy Etheldred Broadwood
texts
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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
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
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Topic: Dallas family
Topics: Himalaya Mountains, Plants
Toronto Public Library
by Irving, Aemilius, Sir, 1823-1913; Irving, L. Homfray
texts
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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
American Libraries
by London Missionary Society
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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
Scottish Family History
by Bulloch, John Malcolm
texts
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comment 0
One of an edition of fifty copies
Topics: Botany, Botany
American Libraries
by Great Britain. Admiralty
texts
eye 7,638
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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=AxEYAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
European Libraries
by Church of England Church Commissioners
texts
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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=w2gFAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Kaiserliche Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft; Verein zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Kniglich Preussischen Staaten
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1860-68, Organ des Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1869-84, Organ des Kaiserlichen Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1894-1910, Organ des Vereins zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Preussischen Staaten; 1911- , Herausgeber, Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft
Topics: Gardening, Plants, Ornamental
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
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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"Authorities": pt. 1, v. 1, p. xxii-xxvi
Topic: University of Cambridge
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Kaiserliche Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft; Verein zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Kniglich Preussischen Staaten
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1860-68, Organ des Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1869-84, Organ des Kaiserlichen Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1894-1910, Organ des Vereins zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Preussischen Staaten; 1911- , Herausgeber, Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft
Topics: Gardening, Plants, Ornamental
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Kaiserliche Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft; Verein zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Kniglich Preussischen Staaten
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1860-68, Organ des Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1869-84, Organ des Kaiserlichen Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1894-1910, Organ des Vereins zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Preussischen Staaten; 1911- , Herausgeber, Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft
Topics: Gardening, Plants, Ornamental
Children's Library
by Diane Browne, Karl Phillpotts, Peggy Campbell
texts
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favorite 4
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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.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Kaiserliche Russischer Gartenbau-Verein in St. Petersburg; Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft; Verein zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Kniglich Preussischen Staaten
texts
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1860-68, Organ des Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1869-84, Organ des Kaiserlichen Russischen Gartenbau-Vereins in St. Petersburg; 1894-1910, Organ des Vereins zur Befrderung des Gartenbaues in den Preussischen Staaten; 1911- , Herausgeber, Deutsche Gartenbau-Gesellschaft
Topics: Gardening, Plants, Ornamental
American Libraries
texts
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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
Cornell University Library
by Cundall, Frank, 1858-1937
texts
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favorite 3
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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: Names, Geographical
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,986
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comment 0
Topics: University of London, University of London
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
American Libraries
by Great Britain . Admiralty
texts
eye 6,366
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
"List of references": p. 33-34
Topics: Horticulture, Plant introduction, Nurseries (Horticulture) -- England, Garden centers (Retail...
Topics: Botanical illustration, Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pictorial...
American Libraries
by Madden, R[ichard] R[obert], 1798-1886. [from old catalog]
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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