Rare Books Collection | Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

Collection Overview

Title: Rare Books CollectionAdd to your cart.

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Subjects: Artist, Books, Civilization, Gutenberg Bible, Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Literature, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Travel

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Over 6,000 titles are held in this collection. The emphasis is on the 18th century, travel, literature, and civilization. Works in the collection are principally in English, Latin, French, German, and Italian. Over 550 titles were printed between 1473 and 1699. The collection contains exquisite facsimile editions of works of such artists and writers as Leonardo da Vinci and Shakespeare. Also present is a replica of the Gutenberg Bible.

Subject/Index Terms

Artist
Books
Civilization
Gutenberg Bible
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
Literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Travel

Administrative Information

Repository: Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

Related Materials: The titles listed here represent the uncataloged items from the Rare Books Collection.  Fully cataloged titles can be retrieved on the main Cunningham Memorial Library catalog. For more information please see http://fusion.indstate.edu/.


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[Series 1: Title Entries "A-D"],
[Series 2: Title Entries "E-J"],
[Series 3: Title Entry  "K-P"],
[Series 4: Title Entry  "Q-Z"],
[Series 5: Authors "A-Az"],
[Series 6: Authors "Ba-Bo"],
[Series 7: Authors "Bp-Bz"],
[Series 8: Authors "Ca-Cd"],
[Series 9: Authors Ce-Ch],
[Series 10: Authors "Ci-Cn"],
[Series 11: Authors "Co"],
[Series 12: Authors "Cp-Cz"],
[Series 13: Authors "Da-Dd"],
[Series 14: Authors "De-Di"],
[Series 15: Authors "Dj-Dr"],
[Series 16: Authors "Ds-Dz"],
[Series 17: Authors "E"],
[Series 18: Authors "Fa-Fi"],
[Series 19: Authors "Fj-Fo"],
[Series 20: Authors "Fr-Fz"],
[Series 21: Authors "Ga-Gh"],
[Series 22: Authors "Gi-Go"],
[Series 23: Authors "Gp-Gz"],
[Series 24: Authors "Haa-Haz"],
[Series 25: Authors "Hb-Hi"],
[Series 26: Authors "Hj-Hz"],
[Series 27: Authors "I-J"],
[Series 28: Authors "K"],
[Series 29: Authors "La-Le"],
[Series 30: Authors "Lf-Lz"],
[Series 31: Authors "Maa-Maz"],
[Series 32: Authors "Mb-Mi"],
[Series 33: Authors "Mj-Mz"],
[Series 34: Authors "N-O"],
[Series 35: Authors "Pa-Pf"],
[Series 36: Authors "Ph-Pz"],
[Series 37: Authors "Q"],
[Series 38: Authors "Ra-Ri"],
[Series 39: Authors "Rj-Rz"],
[Series 40: Authors "Sa-Sc"],
[Series 41: Authors "Sd-Sm"],
[Series 42: Authors "Sn-Sz"],
[Series 43: Authors "Ta-Th"],
[Series 44: Authors "Ti-Tz"],
[Series 45: Authors "U-Z"],
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Series 1: Title Entries "A-D"Add to your cart.
Item 1: 21 Eaux-fortes pour illustrer les Romas de Voltaire dessines par Monnet et Marillier, gravees par Louis monzies, 1878Add to your cart.
Paris: Alphonse Lemerre
Item 2: Abendschule-Kalender fur das Christliche haus auf das gemeine Jahr, 1882-1887Add to your cart.
Saint Louis: Louis Lange
Other Information: Almanacs, German United States; German Americans Periodicals
Item 3: Address of the Friends of domestic industry, assembled in convention, at New-York, October 26, 1831, to the people of the United States. Pub. by order of the convention, 1831Add to your cart.
Baltimore: [Sands & Neilson, Printers]
Other Information: Tariff--United States; Protectionism
Item 4: Ae Fonotipic jurnal. [Translated Title: The Phonotypic journal], 1846Add to your cart.
Lundun: Issac Pitman
Other Information: Shorthand--Periodicals; Spelling reform--Periodicals; Phonetics--Periodicals
Item 5: The American book of beauty : or token of friendship, a gift for all seasons, 1845Add to your cart.
Hartford: Silas Andrus and Son
Other Information: Gift books
Item 6: Appleton's general guide to the United States and Canada. Illustrated with railway maps, plans of cities, special itineraries, table of railway and steamboat fares, 1893Add to your cart.
New York: D. Appleton and Company
Other Information: United States--Guidebooks; Canada--Guidebooks
Item 7: The Ariel. A semimonthly literary and miscellaneous gazette, 1829-1831Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Edmund Morris
Item 8: Art in federal buildings, an illustrated record of the Treasury department's new program in painting and sculpture, 1936Add to your cart.
Washington, D. C.: Art in Federal Buildings Incorporated
Other Information: Art--United States; Art, American; Artists, American
Item 9: Athenian gazette, or, Casuistical mercury, 1690-1694Add to your cart.
London: John Dunton
Item 10: Aventures du baron de Muenchhausen, 1866Add to your cart.
Paris: Furne, Jouvet et Cie.
Item 11: Bible (Latin), 1491Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Item 12: The Bible text-book, or, The principal texts relating to the persons, places and subjects occurring in the Holy Scriptures : arranged for the use of ministers, teachers, visitors, and all students of the Bible, [18--]Add to your cart.
New York: American Tract Society
Other Information: Bible Indexes
Item 13: Biblia pauperum. Reproduced in facsimile from one of the copies in British museum, 1859Add to your cart.
London: John Russell Smith
Other Information: Block-books--Facsimiles
Item 14: Biblia pentapla, das ist: die Buecher der heiligen Schrift des Alten und Neuen Testaments, 1711Add to your cart.
Gottorff: Hermann Heinrich Holle
Item 15: Bilder aus Schwabens gauen, [1909?]Add to your cart.
Stuttgart: Scheufele
Item 16: Biographie des dames de la cour et du Faubourg Saint-Germain par un valet de chambre congedie, 1826Add to your cart.
Bruxelles: Brohez
Item 17: Bohn's hand-book of Washington : Illustrated with twenty engravings of public buildings, etc., 1852Add to your cart.
Washington: C. Bohn
Other Information: Washington (D.C.)--Guidebooks
Item 18: Boston Business-Street Directory, 1867Add to your cart.
Boston: George Coolidge
Other Information: Streets--Massachusetts--Boston--Directories; Boston (Mass.)--Directories
Item 19: The Boudoir annual: a Christmas, New Year, and birthday present, for MDCCCXLVII, 1847Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Theodore Bliss and Co.
Item 20: The Bowker lectures on book publishing. Second series, 1945Add to your cart.
New York: The Typophiles
Other Information: Publishers and publishing
Item 21: The Bowker lectures on book publishing. Third series, 1948Add to your cart.
New York: The Typophiles
Other Information: Publishers and publishing
Item 22: Briefwechsel der familie des kinderfrundes, 1792Add to your cart.
Reutlingen: bey Johannes Grozinger
Other Information: Children's literature; German
Item 23: The British mechanic's and labourer's hand book, and true guide to the United States; with ample notices respecting various trades and professions, 1840Add to your cart.
London: C. Knight
Other Information: United States--Economic conditions
Item 24: Broderies chinoises, 1923Add to your cart.
Paris: Ernst Henri
Item 25: Broderies chinoises, indiennes, toiles de Genes & de Jouy, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
Paris: Armand Guerinet
Other Information: Embroidery; Textile industry and fabrics
Item 26: Canticum canticorum, 1922Add to your cart.
M
Other Information: Block-books--Facsimiles; Wood-engraving--Netherlands; Bible--Illustrations
Item 27: La Chansonnier d'Arras, reproduction en phototypie, 1925Add to your cart.
Paris ; New York: [Johnson Reprint]
Other Information: Music--Manuscripts--Facsimiles; Manuscripts, French--Facsimiles; Songs, French--To 1800; French poetry--Old French; Part-songs--To 1800
Item 28: The charters of the following provinces of North America; viz. Virginia, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pensylvania, Massachusett's Bay, and Georgia. To which is prefixed, a faithful narrative of the proceedings of the North American colonies, in consequence of the late stamp-act, 1766Add to your cart.
London: W. Owen [et al.]
Other Information: Great Britain. Stamp Act (1765); Virginia--Charters; Maryland--Charters; Connecticut--Charters; Rhode Island--Charters; Pennsylvania--Charters; Massachusetts--Charters; Georgia--Charters
Item 29: La Chasse Royale, 1858Add to your cart.
Paris: Auguste Aubry
Item 30: Chinese love poems : from most ancient to modern times, 1942Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Other Information: Chinese poetry--Translations into English; Love poetry, Chinese
Item 31: Cinq peintres d'aujourd'hui; oeuvres de Beaudin-Bores-Esteve-Gischia-Pignon, 1943Add to your cart.
Paris: Les editions du Chene
Item 32: [Civil War engravings], 1865Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [Currier and Ives ?]
Item 33: Coins of the world; the standard catalogue of twentieth century issues, 1938Add to your cart.
New York: Wayte Raymond
Other Information: Coins
Item 34: Collection of psalms and hymns : Charles-town, printed by Lewis Timothy, 1737 : with a preface by G. Osborn, [19--]Add to your cart.
London: Woolmer
Other Information: Hymns, English; Methodists--Hymns
Item 35: The Constitutions of the several independent states of America : the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation between the said states : to which are now added, the declaration of rights, the non-importation agreement, and the petition of Congress to the king delivered by Mr. Penn : with an appendix containing the treaties between his most Christian Majesty and the United States of America : the provisional treaty with America, and (never before published) an authentic copy of the treaty concluded between their High Mightinesses the States-General, and the United States of America, 1783Add to your cart.
London: J. Stockdale
Other Information: Constitutions--United States--States
Item 36: The constitutions of the sixteen states which compose the con-confederated Republic of America, according to the latest amendments. To which are prefixed, the Declaration of independence; Articles of confederation; the Definitive treaty of peace with Great-Britain; and the Constitution of the United States, with all the amendments, 1797Add to your cart.
Boston: S. Hall, W. Spotswood, J. White [et al.]
Other Information: Constitutions--United States--States
Item 37: The Copper plate magazine; or, Monthly treasure, for the admirers of the imitative arts, [1774-] 1778Add to your cart.
London: G. Kearsly
Item 38: Cornelia; Taschenbuch fur deutsche Frauen, 1846Add to your cart.
Darmstadt: Gustav Georg Lange
Item 39: Costume of the Russian empire, illustrated by upwards of seventy richly coloured engravings, 1803Add to your cart.
London: E. Harding [et al.]
Other Information: Costume--Russia; Russia--Social life and customs
Item 40: The county album : containing four hundred topographical hieroglyphics, indicative of the products, staple commodities, manufactures, and objects of interest, in England and Wales. For the amusement and instruction of fireside tourists, 1829Add to your cart.
London: J. Harris
Other Information: Nonverbal communication--Juvenile literature; Picture-writing--Juvenile literature; England--Description and travel--1801-1900; Wales--Description and travel--1801-1950
Item 41: The cripple ; The mountain in the plain ; and, To a boy anxious about his soul, [1851]Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication
Other Information: Christian literature for children
Item 42: Croquis par divers artistes, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
Paris: Rittner ; London : Ch. Tilt
Item 43: The Democratic hand-book / compiled by Mich. W. Cluskey ; recommended by the Democratic National Committee, 1856Add to your cart.
Washington: R. A. Waters
Other Information: Campaign literature--Democratic
Item 44: Le Diable a Paris : Paris et les parisiens : moeurs et coutumes, caracteres et portraits des habitants de Paris ... / texte par MM. George Sand ; P.-J. Stahl ... [et autres] ... precede d'une histoire de Paris par Theeophile Lavallee ; illustrations, les gens de Paris, series de gravures avec legendes, par Gavarni; Paris comique, vignettes par Bertall; vues, monuments edifices particuliers, lieux celebres et principaux aspects de Paris par Champin, Bertrand, d'Aubigny, Francais, 1845-1846Add to your cart.
Paris: J. Hetzel
Item 45: Le Diable a Paris : Paris et les parisiens : moeurs et coutumes, caracteres et portraits des habitants de Paris ... / texte par MM. George Sand ; P.-J. Stahl ... [et autres] ... precede d'une histoire de Paris par Theeophile Lavallee ; illustrations, les gens de Paris, series de gravures avec legendes, par Gavarni; Paris comique, vignettes par Bertall; vues, monuments edifices particuliers, lieux celebres et principaux aspects de Paris par Champin, Bertrand, d'Aubigny, Francais, 1845-1846Add to your cart.
Paris: J. Hetzel
Item 46: Le Diable a Paris : Paris et les parisiens : moeurs et coutumes, caracteres et portraits des habitants de Paris ... / texte par MM. George Sand ; P.-J. Stahl ... [et autres] ... precede d'une histoire de Paris par Theeophile Lavallee ; illustrations, les gens de Paris, series de gravures avec legendes, par Gavarni; Paris comique, vignettes par Bertall; vues, monuments edifices particuliers, lieux celebres et principaux aspects de Paris par Champin, Bertrand, d'Aubigny, Francais, 1845-1846Add to your cart.
Paris: J. Hetzel
Item 47: Dictionnaire geographique, historique et politique de la Suisse, 1771Add to your cart.
Neuchatel: Jeanrenaud
Other Information: Switzerland--Dictionaries
Item 48: Documents decoratifs, beaux-arts, industries d'art. Serie gravures & vignettes 17o & 18o siecle, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
Paris: Charles Moreau

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Title Entries "A-D"],
[Series 2: Title Entries "E-J"],
[Series 3: Title Entry  "K-P"],
[Series 4: Title Entry  "Q-Z"],
[Series 5: Authors "A-Az"],
[Series 6: Authors "Ba-Bo"],
[Series 7: Authors "Bp-Bz"],
[Series 8: Authors "Ca-Cd"],
[Series 9: Authors Ce-Ch],
[Series 10: Authors "Ci-Cn"],
[Series 11: Authors "Co"],
[Series 12: Authors "Cp-Cz"],
[Series 13: Authors "Da-Dd"],
[Series 14: Authors "De-Di"],
[Series 15: Authors "Dj-Dr"],
[Series 16: Authors "Ds-Dz"],
[Series 17: Authors "E"],
[Series 18: Authors "Fa-Fi"],
[Series 19: Authors "Fj-Fo"],
[Series 20: Authors "Fr-Fz"],
[Series 21: Authors "Ga-Gh"],
[Series 22: Authors "Gi-Go"],
[Series 23: Authors "Gp-Gz"],
[Series 24: Authors "Haa-Haz"],
[Series 25: Authors "Hb-Hi"],
[Series 26: Authors "Hj-Hz"],
[Series 27: Authors "I-J"],
[Series 28: Authors "K"],
[Series 29: Authors "La-Le"],
[Series 30: Authors "Lf-Lz"],
[Series 31: Authors "Maa-Maz"],
[Series 32: Authors "Mb-Mi"],
[Series 33: Authors "Mj-Mz"],
[Series 34: Authors "N-O"],
[Series 35: Authors "Pa-Pf"],
[Series 36: Authors "Ph-Pz"],
[Series 37: Authors "Q"],
[Series 38: Authors "Ra-Ri"],
[Series 39: Authors "Rj-Rz"],
[Series 40: Authors "Sa-Sc"],
[Series 41: Authors "Sd-Sm"],
[Series 42: Authors "Sn-Sz"],
[Series 43: Authors "Ta-Th"],
[Series 44: Authors "Ti-Tz"],
[Series 45: Authors "U-Z"],
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