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California Digital Library
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Cowan, R.E. California 1510-1930
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Topics: Amador County (Calif.) -- History, Amador County (Calif.) -- Biography
Other City and Prison Mug Books
by Sacramento Police Department
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This is a copy of a Oakland mug book that was copied by the Sacramento Police Department as a way to create a criminal database. Includes photographs and descriptions of arrestees from Oakland, 1915-1919. Accession number: 1995-013-010 Digitized by FamilySearch.org
Topics: Identification photographs, criminals, Sacramento (Calif.). Police Department, mug books, Oakland,...
"Incorporated 1890."
Topic: Nursery Catalogue
Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
by F. Weinberg (Firm); Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
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Cover title
Topics: Nurseries (Horticulture) New York (State) Long Island Catalogs, Nursery stock New York (State) Long...
Brigham Young University
by Yusan, Mori
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Text in the Japanese alphabet
Topic: Sea in art
American Libraries
by Westwood, J. O. (John Obadiah), 1805-1893; Tymms, W. R. (William Robert)
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Added title page in color preceding plates
Topics: Bible, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Catlow, Agnes, 1807?-1889; Achilles, A
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Half-title, t.p. and text printed within thin black rule border
Topics: Microorganisms, Water, Microscopy
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Printing, Printing
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=oQTpLZ4xsQcC&oe=UTF-8
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jardine, William, 1800-1874; Lizars, W. H. (William Home), 1788-1859, engraver
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Printed at bottom of each plate: "For full descriptions vide the Naturalist's library"
Topic: Natural history
Boston College Library
by Matthews, William Henry, 1882-
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"Bibliography of mazes and labyrinths" : p. 215-235
Topic: Labyrinths
Added engraved frontispiece to each volume
Topics: Lepidoptera, Caterpillars, Insects, Insects, Botany, Insecten, Gedaanteverwisseling
Getty Research Institute
by Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717; Marret, Jean
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Title page in red and black with col. vignette
Topics: Insects, Insects, Botany
San Francisco Public Library
by Paulson, L. L. (Luther L.)
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"With a list of the post-offices of the Pacific coast; Wells, Fargo & Co's offices; money order offices; rates of domestic and foreign postage; senatorial districts of the State of California; marine distances; railroad distances between points east and west; the states of the Union, with their capitals, population in 1870, and area in square miles, etc., etc., etc."
Topic: Business enterprises
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth, 1860-1948
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Growth, Biology
Smithsonian Libraries
by Catherwood, Frederick; Jones, Owen, 1809-1874
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statement of responsibility: by F. Catherwood, archt
Topics: Antiquities, Antiquities, Antiquities
Getty Research Institute
by Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore, 1812-1852; Maguire, H. C
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"H. C. Maguire, chromolith."
Topic: Decoration and ornament
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Topic: Mollusks
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jatta, Giuseppe; Stazione zoologica di Napoli
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Includes index
Topics: Cephalopoda, Mollusks
California Digital Library
by Fairbairn, James; Butters, Laurence; MacLaren, Joseph
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Topics: Heraldry -- Great Britain, Heraldry -- Ireland, Crests
Brigham Young University
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On spine of vol. 2: Fairbairn's book of crests
Topics: Heraldry, Heraldry, Crests
Boston Public Library
by Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles, 1871-1928
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Photocopy
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Topic: Heraldry -- Great Britain
Allen County Public Library
by Burke, Bernard, Sir, 1814-1892. cn; Burke, Ashworth Peter, 1864-1919
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Vol. 2 edited by Ashworth P. Burke
Topic: genealogy
Allen County Public Library
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The register has separate title page, The Heraldic register, and pagination and was meant to be bound separately with its own index
Topics: Nobility, Heraldry, genealogy
Boston Public Library
by Burke, Bernard, 1814-1892
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Photocopy
Topic: Heraldry
California Digital Library
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Topic: Heraldry
Allen County Public Library
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Topics: Crests, Heraldry
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Elven, John Peter
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Essay on the Origin of Arms in General — The Crest — The Wreath — Mottos 1-99 Dictionary of Mottos borne by the Nobility and Gentry, Public Companies, Cities, &c.; with English translations, and occasional Votes and Illustrations 99—149 Appendix to ditto 149—148 Crowns and Coronets of the several Degrees of Nobility 149—149 A Description of Birds, Beast, &c. used in Armorial Bearings 149—189 Glossary of Terms used in the Blazonry of Crests 184—176 Index of Subjects of...
Topics: Heraldry, Crests
Brigham Young University
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The box was produced later than the books, perhaps in the nineteenth century. The bottom of the box is likely the correct box, but the lid is incorrect. It has the title Sankash (Collection of a Mountain Home) on it, which is the poet Saigy (1118-1190) personal poetry collection
Topics: Waka, Japanese poetry
Colophon: Hore beatissime virginis Marie, secundum usum Sa[rum] ... Impresse Parrhisiis per Fra[n]ciscum Regnault: impensis & sumptibus eiusde[m] ... Anno Domini millesimo quingentesimo tricesimo sexto. Die vero.xxv.Maij
Getty Research Institute
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The 2nd ed., following Jean Marcorelle's Lyon ed. of 1571. It is noted in VD 16 that the present ed. was printed for Froschauer by Marcorelle in Lyon
Topic: Emblems
Getty Research Institute
by Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688; Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688. Academia todesca della architectura, scultura, et pictura. Latin. Selections; Rhodius, Christian, fl. 1680; Collin, Richard, 1627-ca. 1697; Froberger, Christian Sigmund, fl. 1678-1723; Sandrart, Johann Jakob von, 1655-1698; Endter, Balthazar Joachim, 1649-1719; Endter, Martin, 1653-1741
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Partial translation by Christianus Rhodius of von Sandrart's Academia todesca della architectura, scultura & pittura, oder, Teutsche Academie der edlen Bau-, Bild- und Mahlerey-Künste (1675-79)
Topics: Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688, Art, Artists, Artists
Getty Research Institute
by Piranesi, Francesco, 1756-1810
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Engraved dedication dated 1776 included in plate count
Topics: Temples, Architecture, Roman
Getty Research Institute
by Lafréry, Antoine, 1512-1577; Duchet, Claude, ca. 1515-ca. 1565; Aelst, Nicolaus van, ca. 1526-1613; Nobili, Pietro de; Barlacchi, Tommaso; Salamanca, Antonio, -1562; Du Pérac, Etienne, -1604; Brambilla, Ambrogio, active approximately 1579-1599; Beatrizet, Nicolas, ca. 1515-ca. 1565
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Library's first collection contains 236 sheets including the title page, trimmed and mounted on paper, bound in five vols. ; Library's second collection contains 105 matted engravings on sheets 76 x 66.5, in three boxes with binder's title only
Topics: Architecture, Roman, Architecture, Renaissance, Sculpture, Monuments, Temples
Getty Research Institute
by Lafréry, Antoine, 1512-1577; Duchet, Claude, ca. 1515-ca. 1565; Aelst, Nicolaus van, ca. 1526-1613; Nobili, Pietro de; Barlacchi, Tommaso; Salamanca, Antonio, -1562; Du Pérac, Etienne, -1604; Brambilla, Ambrogio, active approximately 1579-1599; Beatrizet, Nicolas, ca. 1515-ca. 1565
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Library's first collection contains 236 sheets including the title page, trimmed and mounted on paper, bound in five vols. ; Library's second collection contains 105 matted engravings on sheets 76 x 66.5, in three boxes with binder's title only
Topics: Architecture, Roman, Architecture, Renaissance, Sculpture, Monuments, Temples
Signatures: A-C D²
Topics: Lucrezia, Duchess, consort of Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Modena, and Reggio, 1545-1561,...
Boston Public Library
by Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles, 1871-1928
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Photocopy
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Topic: Heraldry -- Great Britain
[8] p., 111 leaves, [6] p., [1] leaf of plates : 36 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Medals -- Russia -- Early works to 1800, Russia -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits -- Early works to...
Getty Research Institute
by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805; Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805. Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis
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By Pierre d'Hancarville, according to Barbier, who gives Naples ca. 1771 as probable place and date for the ed. in French only, rather than French and English. Title of present ed. has been changed from that cited by Barbier (Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis), and so is probably later
Topics: Erotic art, Gems, Classical, Art, Greco-Roman
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by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805; Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805. Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis
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By Pierre d'Hancarville, according to Barbier, who gives Naples ca. 1771 as probable place and date for the ed. in French only, rather than French and English. Title of present ed. has been changed from that cited by Barbier (Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis), and so is probably later
Topics: Erotic art, Gems, Classical, Art, Greco-Roman
Getty Research Institute
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Topic: Decoration and ornament
Getty Research Institute
by Day, Lewis F. (Lewis Foreman), 1845-1910
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Reprint of the 1892 ed. published by B. T. Batsford, London, and Scribner, New York, in series: Text books of ornamental design
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Nature (Aesthetics)
Getty Research Institute
by Hulme, F. Edward (Frederick Edward), 1841-1909
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Includes indexes
Topics: Plants in art, Decoration and ornament, Botany
Getty Research Institute
by Hulme, F. Edward (Frederick Edward), 1841-1909
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"A series of papers on ornamental art by the author, which appeared in the ... Art journal in 1873, form the foundation of the present volume."--Pref
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament
Boston Public Library
by Johnson, William W. (William Wallace), b. 1813
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Topic: Clark family
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Topics: Heraldry, genealogy
Binding: limp vellum. Title and author written on spine. Remains of two pairs of ties at foredge
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Getty Research Institute
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Imprint from colophon, H7r
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Getty Research Institute
by Palatino, Giovanni Battista, active 16th century; Palatino, Giovanni Battista, 16th cent. Libro nuovo d'imparare a scrivere
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First published Rome, 1540, under title: Libro nuovo d'imparare a scrivere. Present ed. is reprint of ed. of 1566 (Rome : Heredi di Valerio & Aloigi Dorici). The woodcut t.p. of that ed. appears on A5r. Cancellaresca Romana is presented on leaves A5v-C3v. Leaves C4r to the end of the vol. are printed from blocks that appeared in early eds. For all the preceding see Bonacini
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644; Whittingham, Charles, 1767-1840, printer; Jennings, Robert, bookseller; Chiswick Press, printer
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Place of publication for Chiswick Press from colophon
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, English
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Peacham, Henry, 1576?-1643?; Dight, Walter, d. 1618, printer
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Pagination has odd numbers on versos
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, English
Getty Research Institute
by Paradin, Claude, active 16th century
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This ed. previously published in 1614 and 1621; see Landwehr
Topics: Devices (Heraldry) -- Early works to 1800, Emblems -- Early works to 1800
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Meyer, Franz Sales, 1849-
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Includes index
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Art objects
Getty Research Institute
by Shaw, Henry, 1800-1873
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Added color t.p.: The encyclopedia of ornament
Topic: Decoration and ornament
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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A bad-mannered 14-year-old meets himself as a young man of 21, and learns the fundamentals of good table manners.
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Topics: Social guidance: Etiquette, Children
Prelinger Archives
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Folgers Coffee TV Commercial
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Topic: need keyword
Prelinger Archives
by American Telephone and Telegraph Co. (AT&T)
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Training film for users of the new dial telephones.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Ergonomics
Community Texts
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth, 1860-1948
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Topic: Growth
Library's copy lacks plate 50
Topics: Alphabets, Lettering
Titlepage in red and black. - With an additional titlepage, lithographed LV
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American Libraries
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Irregular paging
Topics: Printing machinery and supplies, Printing
Topic: Botany
"Three hundred and seventy-fifth thousand"
Topic: Botany
California Digital Library
by Zaner, C. P
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Topic: Penmanship
Community Texts
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New Spencerian Compendium, Spencerian Authors, 1879
Topic: calligraphy
Topics: Illumination of books and manuscripts, Gilding
Topic: Illumination of books and manuscripts
Cornell University Library
by Harris, William Hetherington, 1835-
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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: Bees
Cornell University Library
by Snodgrass, R. E. (Robert E.), 1875-1962
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Topics: Bees, Bees
At head of title: Vere Foster's water-colour series
Topic: Illumination of books and manuscripts
California Digital Library
by Audsley, W. (William), b. 1833; Audsley, George Ashdown, 1838-1925
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Topic: Illumination of books and manuscripts
Getty Research Institute
by Audsley, W. (William), 1833-1907; Audsley, George Ashdown, 1838-1925
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Advertising matter separately paged at end
Topics: Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875; Sowerby, G. B. (George Brettingham), 1812-1884, ill; Dickes, William, 1815-1892, ill; Rossall, John H., former owner. DSI
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"London: R. Clay, printer"--Verso of half title
Topics: Marine animals, Seashore ecology, Seashore animals