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Topics: Gardening, Gardening
Early illustrated book about fish, fishing and fisheries by one of the preeminent scientific investigators of the French enlightenment. This work deals extensively with the species of fish found in Europe and beyond, their habits and habitats, techniques and equipment used in fishing and fish processing, and many other aspects of these endeavours. Roughly 185 engraved plates illustrate the text. The scans for this version come from 3 volumes bound in two parts in folio. A representative...
Topics: Fisheries -- Early works to 1800, Fishing -- Early works to 1800, Fishes -- Early works to 1800
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1770 Bannatyne, George, 1545-1608?; Dalrymple, David, Sir, 1726-1792; Dunbar, William, 1460?-1520?; Henryson, Robert, 1430?-1506?
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Edited by David Dalrymple
Topics: Scottish poetry, English language
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At head of title: II Centenário da Reforma pombalina
Topic: Universidade de Coimbra
Numbers 193-196 (3rd group) omitted in paging
Topic: Celtic languages
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1778 Edie, George
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1786 Wood, Anthony à, 1632-1695; Gutch, John, 1746-1831
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The 2d division of pt. 2 of Wood's "History and antiquities of the Universitie of Oxford". The complete work (in English ms.) was bought in 1670 by delegates of the Oxford press, translated into Latin, and published, 1674, under a Latin title. Dissatisfied with the translation, Wood rewrote his English ms. and bequeathed it to the University of Oxford. From this revised ms. Gutch published the present work
Topic: University of Oxford
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1786 Guyard de Berville, M. (Guillaume François), 1697-1770
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Topic: Bayard, Pierre Terrail, seigneur de, ca. 1473-1524
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1790 Wood, Anthony à, 1632-1695; Wood, Anthony à, 1632-1695. History and antiquities of the colleges and halls in the University of Oxford; Gutch, John, 1746-1831
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Topic: University of Oxford
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1795 Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768
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v. 1-3. Life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentlemen.-- v. 4-5. The sermons of Mr. Yorick. -- v. 8. Letters
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1795 Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768
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v. 1-3. Life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentlemen.-- v. 4-5. The sermons of Mr. Yorick. -- v. 8. Letters
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1795 Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768
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v. 1-3. Life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentlemen.-- v. 4-5. The sermons of Mr. Yorick. -- v. 8. Letters
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1795 Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768
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v. 1-3. Life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentlemen.-- v. 4-5. The sermons of Mr. Yorick. -- v. 8. Letters
Signatures: [A] B-F
Topics: Brothers, Richard, 1757-1824, Prophets, Jews
Topic: Bownas, Samuel, 1676-1753
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1795 Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768
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v. 1-3. Life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentlemen.-- v. 4-5. The sermons of Mr. Yorick. -- v. 8. Letters
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1799 Robertson, James, d. 1812; Great Britain. Board of Agriculture
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Includes index: [4] p. at end
Topic: Agriculture
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1800 ROBINSON, FREDERICK WILLIAM 1830-1901
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No pagination
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1802 Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599; Aikin, John, 1747-1822; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Works of the English poets. 1802
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Spine title : Spenser's works
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1802 Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599; Aikin, John, 1747-1822; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Works of the English poets. 1802
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1802 Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599; Aikin, John, 1747-1822; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Works of the English poets. 1802
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1802 Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599; Aikin, John, 1747-1822; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Works of the English poets. 1802
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1802 Great Britain. Board of Agriculture; Findlater, Charles, 1754-1838
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Topic: Agriculture
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1802 Daubenton, M. (Louis-Jean-Marie), 1716-1799; La Cépède, M. le comte de (Bernard Germain Etienne de La Ville sur Illon), 1756-1825
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Discours sur la vie et les ouvrages de Daubenton, par le C. Lacépède": p. [v]-xxviii
Topic: Sheep
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1802 Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599; Aikin, John, 1747-1822; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Works of the English poets. 1802
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1802 Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599; Aikin, John, 1747-1822; Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Works of the English poets. 1802
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1803 Lalande, Joseph Jérôme Le Français de, 1732-1807
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Chronological, with index of authors, translators, etc
Topics: Astronomy, Astronomy
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1804 Colebrooke, H. T. (Henry Thomas), 1765-1837
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Extracted from Remarks on the present state of the husbandry and commerce of Bengal, by H.T. Colebrooke and Lambert.--cf. British museum catalogue. This part by Colebrooke
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1805 Cavalcanti, Bartolomeo, 1503-1562
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Topics: Aristotle, Republics, Political science
Half-title: Doctor Dwight's sermon, On duelling
Topic: Dueling
Imprint varies: v. 3, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown
Imprint varies: v. 3, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown
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1807 Schlegel, August Wilhelm von, 1767-1845
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Topics: Fichte, Johann Gottlieb, 1762-1814, Schelling, Friedrich, Willheim Joseph von, 1775-1854
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1809 Gentz, Friedrich von, 1764-1832
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Topic: Pressburg, Treaty of, 1805
NUC pre-1956
Topic: Fruit-culture
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1810 Marmontel, Jean François, 1723-1799
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Shaw & Shoemaker
Topic: Infantry drill and tactics
Published at the request of the Committee of the church and congregation
Topics: Taylor, Nathaniel W. (Nathaniel William), 1786-1858, Bible
Includes index
Topic: Agriculture
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1813 Great Britain. Board of Agriculture; Boys, John, 1749-1824
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1814 Jakob, Ludwig Heinrich von, 1759-1827
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Economics
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1815 Simonnin, A. J. B. (Antoine Jean Baptiste), 1780-1856
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Holdings information may not be complete
Topic: Drama
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1815 Sempere y Guarinos, Juan, 1754-1830
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Topic: Spain. Cortes
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1816 Müller, Adam Heinrich, Ritter von Niterdorff, 1779-1829
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Topic: Francis I, Emperor of Austria, 1768-1835
Added half t.-p.: Statement respecting the Earl of Selkirk's settlement in North America
Topics: McGillivray, Simon, Selkirk, Thomas Douglas, Earl of, 1771-1820
Topic: Dogs
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1817 Vollbeding, Johann Christoph, b. 1757
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Topic: Commercial correspondence, German
Title page xerox
Topic: Geology
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Habilitationsschrift--Griefswald
Topics: Aristophanes, Plutarch, Law, Justice, Administration of (Greek law), Justice, Administration of
Errata on final p
Topic: Matthews, Henry, 1789-1828
Topics: Sandford, Daniel K. (Daniel Keyte), Sir, 1798-1838, University of Oxford
Topics: State of the nation at the commencement of the year 1822, Finance
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1823 Musäus, Johann Karl August, 1735-1787; La Motte-Fouqué, Friedrich Heinrich Karl, Freiherr de, 1777-1843; Tieck, Ludwig, 1773-1853
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Engraved title-page
Topic: German fiction
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1823 Musäus, Johann Karl August, 1735-1787; La Motte-Fouqué, Friedrich Heinrich Karl, Freiherr de, 1777-1843; Tieck, Ludwig, 1773-1853
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Engraved title-page
Topic: German fiction
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1823 Irving, Washington, 1783-1859; Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Irving's works
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1823 Irving, Washington, 1783-1859; Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Irving's works
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1823 Musäus, Johann Karl August, 1735-1787; La Motte-Fouqué, Friedrich Heinrich Karl, Freiherr de, 1777-1843; Tieck, Ludwig, 1773-1853
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Engraved title-page
Topic: German fiction
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1823 Schmalz, Theodor Anton Heinrich, 1760-1831
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1824 Körner, Theodor, 1791-1813
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1824 Missirini, Melchior, 1773-1849; Cicognara, Leopoldo, conte, 1767-1834
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"Catalogo cronologico delle opere di Antonio Canova": v. 1, p. [1]-19
Topic: Canova, Antonio, 1757-1822
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1825 La Motte-Fouqué, Friedrich Heinrich Karl, Freiherr de, 1777-1843
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Translation of: Der Zauberring
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1826 Rogers, Ammi, 1770-1852
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Topic: Rogers, Ammi, 1770-1852
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1826 Constant, Benjamin, 1767-1830
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Topics: Filangieri, Gaetano, 1752-1788, Political science