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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 8: Authors "Ca-Cd"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Nuovo atlante istorico del cavaliere Leonardo Cacciatore, 1831-33Add to your cart.
Firenze: Tipografia all'insegna di Dante
Creator: Cacciatore, Leonardo
Item 2: C. Iulij Caesaris // Rerum gestarum // Commentarij XIV, 1575Add to your cart.
Francofurti ad Mcenum: [G. Coruinum]
Creator: Caesar, Julius
Item 3: The commentaries of C. Julius Caesar, of his wars in Gallia, and the civil wars betwixt him and Pompey, 1677Add to your cart.
[London] In the Savoy: Jonathan Edwin
Creator: Caesar, Julius
Other Information: Military art and science--Early works to 1800
Item 4: La gravure italienne au XVIIIe siecle, 1931Add to your cart.
Paris: G. Van Oest
Creator: Calabi, Augusto
Other Information: Engraving--Italy--History; Engraving, Italian
Item 5: A social history of the American family from colonial times to the present, 1917-19Add to your cart.
Cleveland: The Arthur H. Clark Company
Creator: Calhoun, Arthur Wallace
Other Information: Family; Women--United States; United States--Social life and customs; United States--Social conditions
Item 6: Report of the debates in the Convention of California:  on the formation of the State Constitution, in September and October, 1849, 1850Add to your cart.
Washington: J. T. Towers
Creator: California. Constitutional Convention (1849)
Other Information: Constitutional conventions--California; Constitutional history--California; Constitutions--California
Item 7: The life and writings of Rafinesque. Prepared for the Filson Club and read at its meeting, Monday, April 2, 1894, 1895Add to your cart.
Louisville, Ky.: J. P. Morton and Company
Creator: Call, Richard Ellsworth
Other Information: Rafinesque, C. S. (Constantine Samuel), 1783-1840
Item 8: De droeve ellendigheden van den oorloogh, seer aerdigh en konstigh afgebeeldt door Iaques Callot Loreyns edelman, en in druck vytgegeuen door Gerret van Schagen, 1663?Add to your cart.
Amsterdam?: [s. n.]
Creator: Callot, Jacques
Other Information: War in art
Item 9: A harmonie vpon the three euangelistes Matthewe, Marke, and Luke with the commentarie of M. Iohn Caluine, 1610Add to your cart.
Londini: Thom. Adams
Creator: Calvin, Jean
Other Information: Bible. N.T. Gospels.--Commentaries; Bible. N.T. Gospels--Harmonies
Item 10: The institution of christian religion, 1599Add to your cart.
London: Bonham Norton
Creator: Calvin, Jean
Item 11: Iohannis Calvini Commentarii In omnes Pauli Apostoli Epistolas, atque etiam in Epistolam ad Hebraeos, 1600Add to your cart.
Genevae: Apud Haeredes Eustathii Vignon
Creator: Calvin, Jean
Other Information: Bible. N.T. Epistles--Commentaries
Item 12: Two essays:  on the sublime and beautiful, and on duelling, 1835Add to your cart.
London: Ieotson and Palmer
Creator: Cameron, C. H. (Charles Hay)
Item 13: Opera, 1495Add to your cart.
Rome: Eucharius Silber
Creator: Campano, Giannantonio, Bishop
Item 14: A journey over land to India:  partly by a route never gone before by any European, 1797Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: T. Dobson
Creator: Campbell, Donald
Other Information: Voyages and travels; Prisoners--India; Shipwrecks; Europe--Description and travel; India--Description and travel
Item 15: Alfred and Galba, or, The history of two brothers:  supposed to be written by themselves, 1805Add to your cart.
London: Williams and Smith
Creator: Campbell, John
Other Information: Christian literature for children; Missionary stories--Juvenile fiction
Item 16: Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the London Missionary Society; being a narrative of a second journey in the interior of that country, 1822Add to your cart.
London: Francis Westly
Creator: Campbell, John
Other Information: Indigenous peoples--South Africa; Missions--South Africa; South Africa--Description and travel--1801-1900
Item 17: Travels in South Africa, undertaken at the request of the Missionary Society, 1815Add to your cart.
London: Black, Parry, & Co. [et al.]
Creator: Campbell, John
Other Information: Missions--South Africa; South Africa--Description and travel
Item 18: The flaming terrapin, 1924Add to your cart.
New York: Dial Press
Creator: Campbell, Roy
Item 19: The Georgiad, a satirical fantasy in verse, [1931]Add to your cart.
London: Boriswood
Creator: Campbell, Roy
Item 20: The Wayzgoose:  A South African Satrie, 1928Add to your cart.
London: Jonathan Cape
Creator: Campbell, Roy
Item 21: Gertrude of Wyoming:  or, The Pennsylvanian cottage, 1858Add to your cart.
New York: D. Appleton & Co.
Creator: Campbell, Thomas
Other Information: Wyoming Valley (Pa.)--History
Item 22: Die entdeckung von Amerika; ein unterhaltungsbuch fur kinder und junge leute, 1801Add to your cart.
Braunschweig: In der Schulbuchhandlung
Creator: Campe, Joachim Heinrich
Item 23: On the frontier; reminiscences of wild sports, personal adventures, and strange scenes, 1878Add to your cart.
London: Chapman & Hall
Creator: Campion, J. S.
Other Information: Frontier and pioneer life--West (U.S.); Hunting--Kansas; Hunting--Colorado; Indians of North America--Colorado River Valley
Item 24: The life of Madam de Maintenon, 1753-1760Add to your cart.
London: J. Robinson ...; G. Woodfall...; and Lockyer Davis
Creator: Caraccioli, Louis-Antoine, Marquis
Item 25: Method for the guitar, 1868Add to your cart.
Cleveland: S. Brainard's Sons
Creator: Carcassi, Matteo
Item 26: The olive branch, or, Faults on both sides, Federal and Democratic:  a serious appeal on the necessity of mutual forgiveness and harmony, 1815Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Published by the author
Creator: Carey, Mathew
Other Information: Political parties--United States; United States--Politics and government--1809-1817; United States--History--War of 1812--Causes
Item 27: Traits and stories of the Irish peasantry / by William Carleton ; with an autobiographical introduction, explanatory notes, and numerous illustrations on wood and steel, by Harvey, Phiz, Franklin, Macmanus, Gilbert, and other artists of eminence, 1843-44Add to your cart.
Dublin: W. Curry, Jr. and Co. ; London:  W. S. Orr and Co.
Creator: Carleton, William
Other Information: Peasantry--Ireland
Item 28: Delle lettere americane, 1780Add to your cart.
Cosmopoli: [s. n.]
Creator: Carli, Gian Rinaldo, conte
Other Information: Pauw, Cornelius, 1739-1799. Recherches philosophiques sur les Americains; Indians--Antiquities; Indians--Origin; America--Antiquities
Item 29: The diamond necklace, 1913Add to your cart.
Boston; New York: Houghton Mifflin Co.
Creator: Carlyle, Thomas
Other Information: Diamond Necklace Affair, France, 1785
Item 30: Songs from Vagabondia [by] Bliss Carman [and] Richard Hovey, 1894Add to your cart.
Boston: Copeland and Day ; London:  Elkin Mathews and John Lane
Creator: Carman, Bliss
Item 31: Syria, the Holy Land, Asia Minor, 1837Add to your cart.
London: Fisher
Creator: Carne, John
Item 32: North Italian folk:  Sketches from Town and country life by Mrs. Comyns Carr; illustrated by Randolph Caldecott., 1878Add to your cart.
London: Chatto and Windus
Creator: Carr, Alice Vansittart Strettel
Other Information: Italy--Social life and customs; Italy--Description and travel
Item 33: A northern summer:  or, Travels round the Baltic, through Denmark, Sweden, Russia, Prussia, and part of Germany, in the year 1804, 1805Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Thomas Clarke
Creator: Carr, John, Sir
Other Information: Europe, Northern--Description and travel; Germany--Description and travel
Item 34: The stranger in France:  or, A tour from Devonshire to Paris. Illustrated by engravings in aqua tinta of sketches, taken on the spot, 1803Add to your cart.
London: J. Johnson
Creator: Carr, John, Sir
Other Information: France--Description and travel; Paris (France)--Description and travel
Item 35: The stranger in Ireland, or, A tour in the southern and western parts of that country in the year 1805, 1806Add to your cart.
London: Richard Phillips
Creator: Carr, John, Sir
Other Information: Ireland--Description and travel
Item 36: An enquiry into the nature of certain nineteenth century pamphlets, by John Carter & Graham Pollard, 1934Add to your cart.
London: Constable & co., ltd. ; New York:  C. Scribner's sons
Creator: Carter, John
Other Information: Wise, Thomas James, 1859-1937; Literary forgeries and mystifications; English literature--First editions--Bibliography; English literature--19th century--Bibliography
Item 37: Carver's travels in Wisconsin, 1838Add to your cart.
New-York: Harper & Brothers
Creator: Carver, Jonathan
Other Information: Zoology--Wisconsin; Wisconsin--Description and travel
Item 38: Voyage dans les parties interieures de l'Amerique Septentrionale, pendant les annees 1766, 1767 & 1768. Par Jonathan Carver ... Ouvrage traduit sur la 3. ed. angloise, par m. de C ... [i.e. J. E. Montucla] avec des remarques & quelques additions du traducteur, 1784Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: Yverdon
Creator: Carver, Jonathan
Other Information: Indians of North America--Northwestern States--Early works to 1800; Ojibwa language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.--Early works to 1800; Dakota language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.--Early works to 1800; Northwestern States--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Mississippi River--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Minnesota--Description and travel--To 1858
Item 39: Conquista dell'Indie occidentali, 1645Add to your cart.
Venetia: Marco Ginammi
Creator: Casas, Bartolome de las
Item 40: La decouverte des Indes occidentales, par les Espagnols. Et les moyens dont ils se sont servis pour s'en rendre Maitres. Ecrite par Dom Balthazar de Las-Casas, Eveque de Chiapa, 1701Add to your cart.
Paris: Denys Mariette
Creator: Casas, Bartolome de las
Other Information: Indians, Treatment of; Spain--Colonies--America
Item 41: Ton Dionos tou Kassiou Romaikon istopion biblia pente kai eikosi. = Dionis Cassii Romanarum historiarum libri XXV, 1591Add to your cart.
[Geneva]: Henricus Stephanus
Creator: Cassius Dio Cocceianus
Other Information: Rome--History
Item 42: Expedition dans les parties centrales de l'Amerique du Sud, de Rio de Janeiro a Lima, et de Lima au Para:  executee par ordre du gouvernement francais pendant les annes 1843 a 1847, 1852Add to your cart.
Paris: P. Bertrand
Creator: Castelnau, Francis, comte de
Other Information: South America--Description and travel--19th century; South America--Antiquities
Item 43: Les memoires de Messire Michel de Castelnau, seigneur de Mauvissiere, illustrez et augmentez de plusieurs commentaires & manuscrits, servans a donner la verite de l'histoire des regnes de Francois II. Charles IX. & Henry III. & de la regence & du gouvernement de Catherine de Medicis avec les eloges des rois, reines, princes & autres personnes illustres de l'une & de l'autre religion sous ces trois regnes, l'histoire genealogique de la maison de Castelnau, et les genealogies de plusieurs maisons, 1731Add to your cart.
Bruxelles: Jean Leonard
Creator: Castelnau, Michel de, sieur de la Mauvissiere
Other Information: Castelnau family
Item 44: Le pratiche delle dve prime matematiche, 1559Add to your cart.
Venetia: Giovanni Grissio
Creator: Cataneo, Pietro
Other Information: Arithmetic--Early works to 1900; Geometry, Plane; Mathematics--Early works to 1800
Item 45: L'office de la semaine sainte, 1675Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 46: L'Office de la semaine sainte, francois et latin. Selon le Messel et breviaire romain, 1751Add to your cart.
Paris: Par la Societe des Libraires
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 47: L'office de l'Eglise:  en latin & en francois:  contenant l'Office de la Vierge pour toute l'annee, 1653Add to your cart.
Paris: La Veuve Jean Camusat
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 48: Manuale Polemicum in quo paercimua catholicae ecclesiae dogmata, 1785Add to your cart.
Romae: Antonii Fulgoni
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 49: Missale Romanum ex decreto sacrosancti concilii tridentini restitutum. Pii V. iussu editum, Clementis VIII. & Urbani Papae VIII. auctoritate recognitum. Additis etiam missis Sanctorum A B Innocentio X. et Alexandro VII., 1662Add to your cart.
Romae: Ex Typographia Reverendae Camerae Apostolicae
Creator: Catholic Church
Other Information: Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. Missal
Item 50: Office de la quinzaine de pasques a l'usage de Rome:  en latin et en francois, 1771Add to your cart.
Paris: L. G. de Hansy
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 51: Officium beatae maraiae virginis b. pii v. pontificis maximi, 1708Add to your cart.
Venetiis: Pauli Balleonii
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 52: Rituale Frisingense, ex norma et ritu Romano sumptum, 1673Add to your cart.
Monachii: Joannis Jaecklini
Creator: Catholic Church
Item 53: Illustrations of the manners, customs and condition of the North American Indians:  with letters and notes written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing, 1866Add to your cart.
London: H. Bohn
Creator: Catlin, George
Other Information: Indians of North America; Indians of North America--West (U.S.)
Item 54: Illustrations of the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians:  in a series of letters and notes written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing. With three hundred and sixty engravings, from the author's original paintings, 1845Add to your cart.
London: H. G. Bohn
Creator: Catlin, George
Other Information: Indians of North America; Indians of North America--West (U.S.)
Item 55: Calcographiana:  the printsellers chronicle and collectors guide to the knowledge and value of engraved British portraits, 1814Add to your cart.
London: G. Smeeton
Creator: Caulfield, James
Other Information: Portraits, British; Engravings, British
Item 56: Portraits, memoirs, and characters, of remarkable persons, from the revolution in 1688 to the end of the reign of George II. Collected from the most authentic accounts extant, 1819Add to your cart.
London: T. H. Whitely
Creator: Caulfield, James
Other Information: Great Britain--Biography
Item 57: Ecclesiae Anglicanae trophae, sive, Sanctor. martyrum, qui pro Christo catholicaeq. fidei veritate asserenda, antiquo recentioriq. persecutionum tempore, mortem in Anglia subierunt, 1580Add to your cart.
RomAe: Bartholomaei Grassi
Creator: Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista
Other Information: Martyrs--Early works to 1800; Mural painting and decoration--Italy--Rome--Early works to 1800
Item 58: The elements of natural or experimental philosophy, 1813Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson
Creator: Cavallo, Tiberius
Other Information: Physics
Item 59: Nouvelle methode pour dresser les chevaux, en suivant la nature & mesme la perfectionnant par la subtilite de l'art. Le tout invente et mis au jour par Monseigneur le duc de Niewcastle. Traduction nouvelle sur l'original Anglois. Avec des annotations, ou supplemens pour rendre plus intelligibles les endroits difficiles, 1677Add to your cart.
Paris: Gervais Clouzier
Creator: Cavendish, William

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[Series 6: Authors "Ba-Bo"],
[Series 7: Authors "Bp-Bz"],
[Series 8: Authors "Ca-Cd"],
[Series 9: Authors Ce-Ch],
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[Series 13: Authors "Da-Dd"],
[Series 14: Authors "De-Di"],
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[Series 16: Authors "Ds-Dz"],
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[Series 20: Authors "Fr-Fz"],
[Series 21: Authors "Ga-Gh"],
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[Series 27: Authors "I-J"],
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[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"],
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[Series 37: Authors "Q"],
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[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"],
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