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University of California Libraries hosted an Internet Archive book scanning center at the Southern Regional Library Facility on campus at UCLA and at the Northern Regional Library Facility in Richmond California.

Books of American literature, mathematics, other subjects from the general collection and from The Bancroft Library have been selected by UC librarians in consultation with sponsors.


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California Digital Library
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Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
California Digital Library
by Crane, Thomas, b. 1843?; Houghton, Ellen Elizabeth, 1853-1922
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favorite 215
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Osborne Coll.
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Topics: Poetry of places, France -- Description and travel Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
by Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905; Dalziel, George, 1815-1902
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eye 63,399
favorite 102
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Publisher's peach wrappers, printed in red, blue, and black
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Topic: Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Ségur, Sophie, comtesse de, 1799-1874; Sterrett, Virginia Frances
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eye 54,813
favorite 211
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A wonderful book with 5 timeless French fairy tales magnificently illustrated with 8 beautiful and dramatic full page color and many black and white drawings by Virginia Frances Sterrett. "Done when she was only 19 years of age, this was Sterrett's (Chicago born) first book, and she is often referred to as the 'female Kay Nielsen'."
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Topic: Fairy tales
California Digital Library
by Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863
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eye 47,524
favorite 89
comment 1
Olive green and brick red cloth over boards; illustrated end papers
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Topics: Fairy tales -- Germany, Folklore -- Germany
California Digital Library
by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
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eye 40,011
favorite 69
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Special Collections copy 1 = Blue cloth over boards blocked in gold and black; upper board partially detached. Gift of Wilbur Jordan Smith. Printed and illustrated label, Paul Jordan Smith, on upper paste-down. 2 other printed labels on upper paste-down, indicating copy 1 is "second issue...with the frontispiece on verso of the half-title, and the first page of Contents printed on the verso of the leaf of Preface." Special Collections copy 2 = Blue cloth over boards blocked in gold...
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Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Mississippi River -- Juvenile literature, Missouri -- Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
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Spec. Coll. copy 1: Green cloth over boards, blocked in gold and black, in case. Ex libris Olive Percival. Gift of Jo Swerling
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Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Mississippi River -- Juvenile literature, Missouri -- Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
by Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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eye 23,094
favorite 62
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Orange cloth over boards blocked in black, green and red
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Topic: Slavery -- United States
California Digital Library
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
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Blanck. Bib. of Amer. lit.
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Topics: Family, Young women -- Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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eye 19,169
favorite 6
comment 0
California Digital Library
by Lawson, Lizzie; Mack, Robert Ellice
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eye 18,772
favorite 72
comment 5
Dust jacket; quarter green linen and green illustrated paper inscription dated Christmas, 1886
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California Digital Library
by Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905; Dalziel, George, 1815-1902; Doyle, Richard, 1824-1883
texts
eye 15,480
favorite 44
comment 1
Osborne Coll.
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Topics: Giants, Giants
California Digital Library
texts
eye 14,781
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Publisher's tan printed wrappers
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Topic: Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Gilbert, John, Sir, 1817-1897; McConnell, William, 1833-1867; Tenniel, John, Sir, 1820-1914; Weir, Harrison, 1824-1906; Zwecker, Johann Baptist, 1814-1874
texts
eye 14,098
favorite 34
comment 0
Osborne Coll.
Topic: Children's songs
California Digital Library
by Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703
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eye 12,943
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comment 0
Publisher's printed yellow wrappers, printed in red and black; wood-engraved vignette on upper wrapper
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California Digital Library
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favorite 46
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Red printed wrappers; woodcut alphabet printed on inner wrappers
Topics: Animals, Alphabet
California Digital Library
by Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924; Birch, Reginald Bathurst, 1856-1943
texts
eye 12,407
favorite 24
comment 0
Osborne Coll.
Topics: Altruism, Conduct of life, Family, Grandparent and child
California Digital Library
by Sewell, Anna, 1820-1878
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eye 12,197
favorite 5
comment 0
Publisher's quarter red cloth and printed green paper over boards, printed in black and green; illustrated upper board; publisher's advertisement on lower board; edges sprinkled in red
Topic: Horses
California Digital Library
by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875; Dulcken, H. W. (Henry William), 1832-1894; Bayes, Alfred Walter, 1832-1909; Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905; Dalziel, George, 1815-1902; Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875
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Osborne Coll.
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Topic: Children's stories, Danish
v.1. Preface. Prefatory memoir. The blunderer. The love-tiff. The pretentious young ladies. Sganarelle; or, The self deceived husband. Don Garcia of Navarre: or, The jealous prince.--v.2. The school for husbands. The bores. The school for wives. The school for wives criticised. The impromptu of Versailles. The forced marriage.--v.3. The Princess of Elis, Don Juan: or, The feast with the statue. Love is the best doctor. The misanthrope. The physician in spite of himself.--v.4 Melicerte. A comic...
Topic: Van Laun, Henri, 1820-1896
California Digital Library
by Henty, G. A. (George Alfred), 1832-1902
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Topic: Egypt -- History To 640 A.D. Juvenile fiction
California Digital Library
by Isle, June
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comment 4
Brown cloth over boards, blocked in blind and black
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Topics: Christmas stories, Children -- Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Creswick, Paul, 1866-1947; Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers), 1882-1945
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Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny
Topic: Robin Hood (Legendary character) -- Juvenile literature
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Burlingham, Cynthia, 1955-; Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts; University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
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"This catalogue was published in conjunction with an exhibition held at UCLA at the Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, April 16 through June 29, 1997"--Verso t.p
Topics: Illustrated children's books, Illustrated children's books
Orange stiff wrappers, with an engraved title label pasted on upper wrapper. Inscription: Joanna E. Dana ... Dedham, Massachusetts, 1828. Ex libris Marjorie Moon. Ex libris W.M. Stone. Purchase, Justin Schiller, 1997
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California Digital Library
by Clifford, W. K., Mrs., d. 1929; Campbell, Edith
texts
eye 9,408
favorite 15
comment 0
Publisher's blue illustrated cloth blocked in black and gold. Purchase, Robert Temple. Gift of the Friends of CBC
Topics: Children's stories, English, Children's poetry, English
Contemporary green printed wrappers
Topic: Children -- Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Prideaux, William Francis, 1840-1914
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eye 8,860
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Notes: [1]-14, followed by 3 pages facsimile of publisher's advertisements from 1791 edition
Topic: Nursery rhymes
California Digital Library
by Leighton, John, 1822-1912; Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905; Dalziel, George, 1815-1902
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eye 8,506
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comment 1
Gumuchian
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Topic: Christmas
California Digital Library
by Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864
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eye 8,227
favorite 19
comment 0
Blue cloth over boards blocked in gold and blind
Topic: Building, Ice and snow
California Digital Library
texts
eye 8,226
favorite 33
comment 0
Stewart, C.D. Taylors of Ongar
Topic: America -- Description and travel Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
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eye 7,855
favorite 26
comment 1
Watermarks: "1804" on leaf [8], "TM" on leaf [15]
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Topic: Children's poetry
California Digital Library
by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863; Nielsen, Kay Rasmus, 1886-1957
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comment 1
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Spec. Coll. c. 1: Illustrations are hand-colored. Quarter green sheep; grey paper over boards. Inscription on paste-down endpaper: Charles John Buckdale. Given him by his mother - May 30th, 1826
Topics: Conduct of life, Moral education
California Digital Library
by Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864; Martínez Sierra, Gregorio, 1881-1947
texts
eye 6,925
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Mythology, Classical -- Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
by Prideaux, S. T. (Sarah Treverbian)
texts
eye 6,884
favorite 9
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"List of books containing illustrations by T. Rowlandson, based on 'Rowlandson the caricaturist,' by J. Grego": p. 379-387
Topics: Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, Aquatint, Illustration of books
American Libraries
by Blackburn, Henry, 1830-1897
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eye 6,817
favorite 22
comment 0
Topic: Illustration of books
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,543
favorite 18
comment 0
Topics: Folklore -- Wales, Mythology, Welsh, Goblins -- Wales, Wales -- Social life and customs
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,440
favorite 69
comment 0
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament
Yellow printed and illustrated wrappers and title: "Goose's melodies. Complete. With annotations. The only pure edition
Topic: Nursery rhymes
California Digital Library
by De Morgan, Mary; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909
texts
eye 5,975
favorite 18
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The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde -- The wanderings of Arasmon -- The heart of Princess Joan -- The pedlar's pack -- The bread of discontent -- The three clever kings -- The wise princess
Topic: Conduct of life
v.1. Preface. Prefatory memoir. The blunderer. The love-tiff. The pretentious young ladies. Sganarelle; or, The self deceived husband. Don Garcia of Navarre: or, The jealous prince.--v.2. The school for husbands. The bores. The school for wives. The school for wives criticised. The impromptu of Versailles. The forced marriage.--v.3. The Princess of Elis, Don Juan: or, The feast with the statue. Love is the best doctor. The misanthrope. The physician in spite of himself.--v.4 Melicerte. A comic...
Topic: Van Laun, Henri, 1820-1896
California Digital Library
by Griffis, William Elliot, 1843-1928
texts
eye 5,868
favorite 13
comment 0
Topic: Fairy tales
California Digital Library
by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875
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eye 5,855
favorite 17
comment 0
Publisher's violet sand-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind
Topic: Children's stories, Danish
California Digital Library
by Ruskin, John, 1819-1900; Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Faunthorpe, John Pincher, 1839-1924
texts
eye 5,844
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Conduct of life, Aesthetics, Social problems, Great Britain -- Social conditions
Moon, M. Tabart
Topic: Fairy tales
Hugo, T, Bewick
Topic: Children's songs
Brown cloth over boards blocked in black and gold; marbled edges
Topics: Children's stories, Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Bennett, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1829-1867
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eye 5,692
favorite 28
comment 1
Osborne Coll.
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Topic: Cats
California Digital Library
by Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888
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favorite 8
comment 0
NUC Pre-1956
Topic: Jinn
Hand-colored frontispiece
Topics: Picture books for children, Conduct of life, Children's stories, Maxims
California Digital Library
by Clifford W. K., Mrs., d. 1929; Stanley, Dorothy, Lady, d. 1926
texts
eye 5,152
favorite 10
comment 0
Publisher's beige cloth over boards, blocked in brown
Topics: Conduct of life, Children's stories, English
California Digital Library
by Planché, J. R. (James Robinson), 1796-1880; Corbould, Edward Henry, 1815-1905; Godwin, James, d. 1876; Harvey, William, 1796-1866; Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905; Dalziel, George, 1815-1902; Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703
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favorite 10
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NUC pre-1956
Topic: Fairy tales
California Digital Library
by Polevoi, P. (Petr), 1839-1902; Bain, R. Nisbet (Robert Nisbet), 1854-1909
texts
eye 4,975
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Tales -- Soviet Union, Fairy tales
The Broken vase -- Little Bertram -- Elm Tree Hall -- Belleville School -- Honest poverty -- Integrity, and its reward
Topics: Conduct of life, Children -- Conduct of life, Children's stories
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,868
favorite 21
comment 0
Rust colored cloth over boards blocked in gold and black
Topics: Fairy tales, Legends
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,712
favorite 4
comment 0
Gumuchian
Topics: Conduct of life, Children's stories, English
California Digital Library
by Hofberg, Herman, 1823-1883; Myers, W. H.
texts
eye 4,584
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Fairy tales, Folklore -- Sweden
Original wrappers wanting? Half mottled calf and marbled paper over boards; watermark on second flyleaf: 1913
Topics: Penmanship, Children -- Writing
California Digital Library
by Croker, Thomas Crofton, 1798-1854
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eye 4,565
favorite 13
comment 0
The shefro.--The cluricaune.--The banshee.--The phooka.--Thierna na oge.--The merrow.--The dullahan.--The firdarig.--Treasure legends.--Rocks and stones
Topics: Legends -- Ireland, Folklore -- Ireland
California Digital Library
by Very, Lydia L. A. (Lydia Louisa Anna), 1823-1901; Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863
texts
eye 4,540
favorite 16
comment 0
Topic: Folklore -- Germany
California Digital Library
by Dulac, Edmund, 1882-1953, ill
texts
eye 4,533
favorite 32
comment 0
A collection of folk and fairy tales from Belgium, France, England, Japan, Italy, and Serbia
Topic: Fairy tales
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Art objects
Topic: Decoration and ornament
California Digital Library
by Chope, Richard Pearse, 1862-1938, ed; Hill, Vernon, illus
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eye 4,489
favorite 9
comment 0
Topic: English ballads and songs
California Digital Library
by Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924
texts
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favorite 7
comment 0
Bibliography: p. [627]-629
Topic: Decoration and ornament
Publisher's brown cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind. Flyleaf inscribed in pencil; dated Jan. 1st, 1862
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,341
favorite 5
comment 0
Wrappers wanting
Topic: Animals
California Digital Library
by Bourhill, E. J., Mrs; Drake, J. B., Mrs; Holloway, W. Herbert
texts
eye 4,334
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Fairy tales -- South Africa, Tales -- South Africa
Mottled calf over boards; in case
Topics: Fables, Folklore, Animals
California Digital Library
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill
texts
eye 4,283
favorite 3
comment 0
Spec. Coll. copy 1: In red case. Laid in are variant issues of nos. 1, 7 (two), 9 and 15, mainly to show differences in advertising matter
Topics: Marshalsea Prison (Southwark, London, England), Debt, Imprisonment for, Children of prisoners,...
California Digital Library
by Beard, Daniel Carter, 1850-1941
texts
eye 4,242
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Games, Sports, Outdoor life
California Digital Library
by Harvey, William, 1796-1866
texts
eye 4,233
favorite 5
comment 0
Osborne Coll.
Topic: Inheritance and succession