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University of Toronto - Robarts Library

The John P. Robarts Research Library, commonly referred to as Robarts Library, is the main humanities and social sciences library of the University of Toronto Libraries and the largest individual library in the university.

Opened in 1973 and named for John Robarts, the 17th Premier of Ontario, the library contains more than 4.5 million bookform items, 4.1 million microform items and 740,000 other items.

The library building is one of the most significant examples of brutalist architecture in North America. Its towering main structure rests on an equilateral triangular footprint and features extensive use of triangular geometric patterns throughout.

It forms the main component of a three-tower complex that also includes the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Claude Bissel Building, which houses the Faculty of Information. The library's imposing appearance has earned it the nickname of Fort Book.

Comprising fourteen storeys, plus two underground floors, the brutalist and futurist structure features raised podia and a suspended fourth floor. A mezzanine level physically connects Robarts Library to the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library building at its southeastern side, and to the Claude Bissel Building, housing the Faculty of Information, at its northeastern side.

The concrete waffle slab floor plates are adorned with triangular-patterned tessellation. A hexagonal central circulation atrium is enclosed at the core of the building and through the middle of the mezzanine level. The gross area of the building is over 1,036,000 square feet.


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Topics: Spanish poetry, Orations
Earlier edition appears under title: Obras de eloquencia y de poesía
Topics: Orations, Spanish poetry
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Topics: Spanish orations (Collections), Spanish poetry
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Topics: Lista y Aragón, Alberto, 1775-1848, Spanish poetry
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by Aguilar y Tejera, Agustín
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Topics: Spanish poetry, Religious poetry, Spanish
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by Alonso Sortés, Narciso, 1875-
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by Arteaga y Pereira, Fernando de
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by Baena, Juan Alfonso de; Michel, Francisque, 1809-1887
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by Baena, Juan Alfonso de; Michel, Francisque, 1809-1887
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by Balmont, Konstantin Dmitrievich, 1867-1942; Rodríguez Marín, Francisco, 1855-1943. Cantos populares españoles
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Paraphrases of Spanish folk songs selected from "Cantos populares españoles" comp. by Francisco Rodríguez Marín. 1882
Topics: Spanish poetry, Folk songs, Spanish
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by Boccherini y Calonge, Alfredo, 1847-
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[Vol. 1] Lope de Vega.- Calderon. - Alarcon.- [Vol. 2] - Tirso de Molina. - Moreto. - Rojas
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by Böhl de Faber, Juan Nicolás, 1770-1836
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by Böhl de Faber, Juan Nicolás, 1770-1836
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by Böhl de Faber, Juan Nicolás, 1770-1836
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Topic: Spanish poetry
Contains music
Topics: Songs, Spanish poetry
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Topics: Guevara, Miguel de, Spanish poetry, Spanish poetry, Sonnets
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by Castillo, Hernando del; Balenchana, José Antonio de; Sociedad de Bibliófilos Españoles
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Edited by José A. de Balenchana
Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Catalina, Mariano, 1842-1913
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Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Catalina, Mariano, 1842-1913
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by Catalina, Mariano, 1842-1913
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by Catalina, Mariano, 1842-1913
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by Catalina, Mariano, 1842-1913
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Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Cavestany, Juan Antonio; Palacio, Manuel del
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Speech given upon his reception into the Real Academia Española
Topics: Ballads, Spanish poetry
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Topic: Spanish poetry (Collections)
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Topic: Spanish poetry (Collections)
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by Costantina, Juan Fernandez de
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by Crespo, Pedro
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by Cueto, Leopoldo Augusto de, marqués de Valmar, 1815-1901
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by Cueto, Leopoldo Augusto de, marqués de Valmar, 1815-1901
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by Cueto, Leopoldo Augusto de, marqués de Valmar, 1815-1901
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Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Díaz Cassou, Pedro; López Almagro, Antonio, 1839-; García López, Mariano
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Topics: Songs, Spanish, Spanish poetry
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Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Fernández de Constantina, Juan; Foulché-Delbosc, R. (Raymond), 1864-1929
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Topics: Spanish poetry, Spanish ballads and songs
"Discurso del excmo. sr. d. Francisco Silvela": p. [197]-210
Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Foulché-Delbosc, R. (Raymond), 1864-1929
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Topics: Spanish ballads and songs, Spanish poetry -- Early to 1500
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by Foulché-Delbosc, R. (Raymond), 1864-1929
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Topics: Spanish ballads and songs, Spanish poetry -- Early to 1500
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Topics: Amantes de Teruel, Spanish poetry
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by Goyri, María
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Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863
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by Gutiérrez de Alba, José María, 1822-1897
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Vol. 1. Leandro Fernandez de Moratin; Juan Melendez Valdes.- Vol. 2. El Conde de Norona; Melchor Gaspar de Jovellanos; Nicasio Álvarez de Cienfuegos; José María Roldan; Francisco de Castro; Manuel de Arjona; Francisco Sanchez Barbero
Topic: Spanish poetry
Vol. 1. Leandro Fernandez de Moratin; Juan Melendez Valdes.- Vol. 2. El Conde de Norona; Melchor Gaspar de Jovellanos; Nicasio Álvarez de Cienfuegos; José María Roldan; Francisco de Castro; Manuel de Arjona; Francisco Sanchez Barbero
Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Gómez-Bravo, Vicente, 1874-
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"Advertencia preliminar" dated Nov. 13, 1910; "P.S.," Jan. 20, 1911
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by Heredia, Nicolás
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by Hidalgo, Juan, fl. 1609; Moncada, Sancho de; Quevedo, Francisco de, 1580-1645
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Topics: Spanish poetry -- Collections, Ballads -- Collections
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by Lasso de la Vega y Argüelles, Angel, 1831-1899
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In titles, v. 6-9: Por D. Juan Joseph Lopez de Sedano
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In titles, v. 6-9: Por D. Juan Joseph Lopez de Sedano
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In titles, v. 6-9: Por D. Juan Joseph Lopez de Sedano
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In titles, v. 6-9: Por D. Juan Joseph Lopez de Sedano
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by Lustonó, Eduardo de, 1849-
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Topics: Spanish poetry, Humorous poetry, Spanish
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by Machado, Manuel, 1874-1947
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Topics: Religious poetry, Spanish, Spanish poetry
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Topic: Spanish poetry (Collections)
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Topics: Portuguese poetry, Spanish poetry
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by Martínez de la Rosa, Francisco, 1787-1862
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Binder's title: Obras literarias; Poética
Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Martínez Villergas, Juan, 1817-1894
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Topic: Spanish poetry -- 19th century History and criticism
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Topic: Spanish poetry
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by Menéndez y Pelayo, Marcelino, 1856-1912
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Vol. 1, 7, 8, 16-19. Historia de los heteridoxos españoles. 7 vol.- Vol. 2-3. Hisoria de la poesía hispano-Americana. 2 vol.- Vol. 4 6. Historia de la poesía castellana en la edad media. 3 vol.- Vol. 7-8. See Vol. 1.- Vol. 9. Ensayos de crítica filosófica.- Vol. 10-15. Estudios sobre el teatro de Lope de Vega. 6 vol.- Vol. 16-19. See Vol. 1.- Vol. 20-21. La ciencia española. 2 vol
Topics: Vega, Lope de, 1562-1635, Catholic Church, Learning and scholarship, Philosophy, Spanish,...
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by Menéndez y Pelayo, Marcelino, 1856-1912
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Vol. 1, 7, 8, 16-19. Historia de los heteridoxos españoles. 7 vol.- Vol. 2-3. Hisoria de la poesía hispano-Americana. 2 vol.- Vol. 4 6. Historia de la poesía castellana en la edad media. 3 vol.- Vol. 7-8. See Vol. 1.- Vol. 9. Ensayos de crítica filosófica.- Vol. 10-15. Estudios sobre el teatro de Lope de Vega. 6 vol.- Vol. 16-19. See Vol. 1.- Vol. 20-21. La ciencia española. 2 vol
Topics: Vega, Lope de, 1562-1635, Catholic Church, Learning and scholarship, Philosophy, Spanish,...