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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 9: Authors Ce-ChAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Notitiae orbis antiqui, sive geographiae plenioris tomus alter asiam et africam antiquam exponens, 1706Add to your cart.
Anstelaedami: Casparus Fritsch
Creator: Cellarius, Christoph
Item 2: The gamester:  a comedy. As it is acted at the New-theatre in Lincolns-Inn-fields by Her Majesty's servants, 1708Add to your cart.
London: James Knapton ; William Turner
Creator: Centlivre, Susanna
Item 3: Histoire naturelle des poissons, 1798-1802Add to your cart.
Paris: Plassan
Creator: La Cepede, Bernard Germain Etienne de La Ville sur Illon
Item 4: OEuvres du comte de Lacepede, 1826-1833Add to your cart.
Paris: Ladrange et Verdiere
Creator: La Cepede, Bernard Germain Etienne de La Ville sur Illon
Other Information: Zoology
Item 5: Biblioteque historique et critique des auteurs de la Congregation de St. Maur. Ou l'on fait voir quel a ete leur caractere particulier, ce qu'ils ont fait de plus remarquable:  & ou l'on done un catalogue exact de leurs ouvrages & une idee generale de ce qu'ils contiennent, 1726Add to your cart.
La Haye: Pierre Gosse
Creator: Le Cerf de la Vieville, Philippe
Item 6: Le destin de l'Amerique, ou, Dialogues pittoresques dans lesquels on developpe la cause des evenemens actuels, la politique et les interets des puissances de l'Europe relativement a cette guerre, et les suites qu'elle devroit avoir pour le bonheur de l'humanite, traduit fidelement de l'Anglois, [1780?]Add to your cart.
London: J. Bew
Creator: Cerisier, Antoine-Marie
Other Information: United States--Politics and government--1775-1783
Item 7: Don Quixote de la Mancha. Translated from the Spanish of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra [by Mary Smirke] Embellished with engravings from pictures painted by Robert Smirke, 1818Add to your cart.
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies
Creator: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Item 8: The life and exploits of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha. Translated from the original Spanish of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, 1809Add to your cart.
London: S. A. and H. Oddy
Creator: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Item 9: Peintures de Cezanne, 1947Add to your cart.
Paris: Les editions du Chene
Creator: Cezanne, Paul
Item 10: [Paintings], [n. d.]Add to your cart.
New York: Raymond and Raymond
Creator: Cezanne, Paul
Item 11: Stirpium sciagraphia et icones, 1677Add to your cart.
Genevae: Samuelis de Tournes
Creator: Chabrey, Dominique
Other Information: Botany--Pre-Linnean works
Item 12: Vitae et res gestae pontificvm Romanorvm et S.R.E. cardinalivm:  ab initio nascentis ecclesiae, vsque ad Vrbanvm VIII. pont. max., 1630Add to your cart.
Romae: Typis Vaticanis
Creator: Chac
Other Information: Popes--Biography; Cardinals--Biography
Item 13: Chagall, peintures, 1942-1945, 1947Add to your cart.
Paris: Les editions du Chene
Creator: Chagall, Marc
Item 14: The life of Thomas Ruddiman, A. M. the keeper, for almost fifty years, of the library belonging to the Faculty of advocates at Edinburgh:  to which are subjoined new anecdotes of Buchanan, 1794Add to your cart.
London: J. Stockdale [etc., etc.]
Creator: Chalmers, George
Other Information: Ruddiman, Thomas, 1674-1757; Buchanan, George, 1506-1582; Latin language--Grammar--Bibliography; English newspapers--Bibliography
Item 15: Magnae Britanniae notitia, or, The present state of Great Britain:  with divers remarks upon the antient state thereof / by John Chamberlayne, 1723Add to your cart.
London: B. and S. Tooke [et al.]
Creator: Chamberlayne, John
Other Information: Great Britain--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Great Britain--Registers
Item 16: A dissertation on oriental gardening, 1772Add to your cart.
London: W. Griffin [et al.]
Creator: Chambers, William, Sir
Other Information: Gardens, Chinese
Item 17: Peter Schlemihl, 1878Add to your cart.
London: Hardwicke & Bogue
Creator: Chamisso, Adelbert von
Item 18: Pierre Schlemihl; ou, L'homme qui a perdu son ombre, suivi d'un choix de ses poesies, dessins de Myrbach imprimes dans le texte, 1887Add to your cart.
Paris: Librairie des Bibliophiles
Creator: Chamisso, Adelbert von
Item 19: Remarks on the character of Napoleon Bonaparte, occasioned by the publication of Scott's life of Napoleon, 1827Add to your cart.
Boston: Bowles & Dearborn
Creator: Channing, William Ellery
Other Information: Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Item 20: Le cuisinier moderne, qui apprend a donner toutes sortes de repas, en gras &en maigre, d'une maniere plus delicate que ce qui en a ete ecrit jusqu'a present:  divise en cinq volumes, avec de nouveaux modeles de vaiselle, & des desseins de table dans le grand gout d'aujourd'hui, gravez en taille-douce, 1742Add to your cart.
La Haye: Aux Depens de l'Auteur
Creator: La Chapelle, Vincent
Other Information: Cookery, English--Early works to 1800
Item 21: Mrs. Piozzi's omissions from Johnson's letters to Thrales, 1946Add to your cart.
London: Oxford University Press
Creator: Chapman, R. W.
Item 22: Johnson's letters, [1937]Add to your cart.
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, Ltd.
Creator: Chapman, Robert William
Other Information: Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784--Bibliography
Item 23: Letters on the improvement of the mind:  addressed to a lady / By Mrs. Chapone. And A father's legacy to his daughters. By Dr. Gregory, 1821Add to your cart.
London: F. C. and J. Rivington [etc.]
Creator: Chapone, Mrs. Hester
Other Information: Young women--Conduct of life; Women--Education
Item 24: Letters on the improvement of the mind, by Mrs. Chapone, and a father's legacy to his daughters, by the late Dr. Gregory, 1820Add to your cart.
London: Suttaby, Evance & Fax
Creator: Chapone, Mrs. Hester
Other Information: Women--Conduct of life; Women--Education; Moral education
Item 25: A journey into Siberia:  made by order of the King of France ... containing an account of the manners and customs of the Russians ... ; with the natural history, and geographical description of their country, 1970Add to your cart.
London: T. Jefferys
Creator: Chappe d'Auteroche, abbe
Other Information: Physical geography--Russia (Federation)--Siberia; Siberia (Russia)--Description and travel
Item 26: Atlas de Siberie, 1768Add to your cart.
Paris: Debure, pere
Creator: Chappe d'Auteroche, abbe
Other Information: Physical geography--Russia (Federation)--Siberia--Early works to 1800; Siberia, Western (Russia)--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Russia--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Kamchatka Peninsula (Russia)--Early works to 1800
Item 27: Voyage en Siberie, fait par ordre du roi en 1761; contenant les mceurs, les usages des Russes, et l'etat actuel de cette puissance; la description geographique & le nivellement de la route de Paris a Tobolsk, 1768Add to your cart.
Paris: Debure, pere
Creator: Chappe d'Auteroche, abbe
Other Information: Physical geography--Russia (Federation)--Siberia--Early works to 1800; Siberia, Western (Russia)--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Russia--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Kamchatka Peninsula (Russia)--Early works to 1800
Item 28: Samuel Johnson's proposals for printing the History of the Council of Trent, [1738], 1963Add to your cart.
Manchester: The John Rylands Library
Creator: Chapple, J. A. V.
Item 29: A large declaration concerning the late tumults in Scotland, from their first originalls:  together with a particular deduction of the seditious practices of the prime leaders of the covenanters, collected out of their owne foule acts and writings, by which it doth plainly appeare, that religion was onely pretended by those leaders, but nothing lesse intended by them, 1639Add to your cart.
London: Robert Young
Creator: Charles I, King of England
Item 30: Histoire du Paraguay, 1756Add to your cart.
Paris: Didot, Giffart, Nyon
Creator: Charlevoix, Pierre-Francois-Xavier de
Other Information: Jesuits--Paraguay; Paraguay--History--To 1811
Item 31: Biographical memoirs of Lord Viscount Nelson:  with observations, critical and explanatory, 1807Add to your cart.
New York: Evert Duyckinck
Creator: Charnock, John
Other Information: Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Item 32: De la sagesse:  trois livres, 1662Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: Louys & Daniel Elzevier
Creator: Charron, Pierre
Other Information: Ethics--Early works to 1800
Item 33: Voyages de m. le marquis de Chastellux dans l'Amerique Septentrionale, dans les annees 1780, 1781 & 1782, 1788Add to your cart.
Paris: Prault
Creator: Chastellux, Francois Jean, marquis de
Other Information: United States--Description and travel
Item 34: Itineraire de Paris a Jerusalem:  et de Jerusalem a Paris:  en allant par la Grece, et revenant par l'Egypte, la Barbarie et l'Espagne, 1812Add to your cart.
Paris: Le Normant
Creator: Chateaubriand, Francois-Rene, vicomte de
Other Information: Palestine--Description and travel; Middle East--Description and travel; Jerusalem--Description and travel
Item 35: Chaucer for children, a golden Key, 1895Add to your cart.
London: Chatto & Windus
Creator: Chaucer, Geoffrey
Item 36: The works of Geoffrey Chaucer, compared with the former editions, and many valuable mss. out of which, three tales are added which were never before printed; by John Urry, student of Christ-Church, Oxon. deceased:  together with a glossary by a student of the same college, 1721Add to your cart.
London: Bernard Lintot
Creator: Chaucer, Geoffrey
Item 37: Nine letters on the subject of Aaron Burr's political defection:  with an appendix, 1803Add to your cart.
New York: Printed by Denniston & Cheetham
Creator: Cheetham, James
Other Information: Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836; United States--Politics and government--1797-1801
Item 38: The Caxton club scrap-book; early English verses, 1250-1650, 1904Add to your cart.
Chicago: The Caxton Club
Creator: Cheney, John Vance
Other Information: English poetry--Middle English, 1100-1500; English poetry--Early modern, 1500-1700
Item 39: Osteographia, or, The anatomy of the bones, 1733Add to your cart.
London: [s. n.]
Creator: Cheselden, William
Item 40: Letters written by the late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his son, Philip Stanhope, Esq., late Envoy Extraordinary at the court of Dresden:  together with several other pieces on various subjects, 1774Add to your cart.
London: J. Dodsley
Creator: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of
Other Information: Stanhope, Philip, 1732-1768--Correspondence; Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773- Correspondence; Conduct of life; Etiquette; Statesmen--Great Britain--Correspondence
Item 41: Letters written by the late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his son, Philip Stanhope, Esq., late Envoy Extraordinary at the court of Dresden:  together with several other pieces on various subjects, 1774Add to your cart.
Dublin: E. Lynch [et al.]
Creator: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of
Other Information: Conduct of life; Etiquette
Item 42: Lord Chesterfield:  Letters written to his natural son on manners & morals, [19--]Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Creator: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of
Other Information: Conduct of life
Item 43: Miscellaneous works of the late Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield:  consisting of letters to his friends, never before printed, and various other articles, to which are prefixed, memoirs of his life, tending to illustrate the civil, literary, and political, history of his time, 1777Add to your cart.
London: Edward and Charles Dilly
Creator: Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of
Item 44: Lettres sur l'Amerique du Nord, par Michel Chevalier, avec une carte des Etats-Unis d'Amerique, 1836Add to your cart.
Paris: C. Gosselin et cie.
Creator: Chevalier, Michel
Other Information: United States--Description and travel; United States--Politics and government; United States--Social conditions
Item 45: Histoire de Guillaume III. roy d'Angleterre, d'ecosse, de France, et d'Irlande, prince d'Orange, &c., 1692Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: [s. n.]
Creator: Chevalier, Nicolas
Other Information: Numismatics--Great Britain; William III, King of England, 1650-1702
Item 46: Histoire de Guillaume III. roy d'Angleterre, d'ecosse, de France, et d'Irlande, prince d'Orange, &c., 1692Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: [s. n.]
Creator: Chevalier, Nicolas
Other Information: Numismatics--Great Britain; William III, King of England, 1650-1702
Item 47: Livre du roy charles de la chasse du cerf, 1859Add to your cart.
Paris: Auguste Aubry
Creator: Chevreul, Henri
Other Information: Deer hunting--France; Coursing; Hunting--France
Item 48: Letters from New York, 1850, c1844Add to your cart.
New York: C. S. Francis & co ; Boston:  J. H. Francis
Creator: Child, Lydia Maria Francis
Other Information: New York (N.Y.)--Description and travel; New York (N.Y.)--Social life and customs
Item 49: The mother's book, 1831Add to your cart.
Boston: Carter and Hendee
Creator: Child, Lydia Maria Francis
Other Information: Child rearing; Mothers
Item 50: The life of Hon. Nathaniel Chipman, LL. D.:  formerly member of the United States Senate and Chief Justice of the State of Vermont:  with selections from his miscellaneous papers, 1846Add to your cart.
Boston: C. C. Little and J. Brown
Creator: Chipman, Daniel
Other Information: Chipman, Nathaniel, 1752-1843
Item 51: Origines de l'imprimerie en France. Conferences faites les 25 juillet et 17 aout 1900, 1900Add to your cart.
Paris: Imprimerie Nationale
Creator: Christian, Arthur
Other Information: Printing--France--History
Item 52: Origines de l'imprimerie en France. Conferences faites les 25 juillet et 17 aout 1900, 1900Add to your cart.
Paris: Imprimerie Nationale
Creator: Christian, Arthur
Other Information: Printing--France--History
Item 53: The book of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church:  according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland:  together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches, 1817Add to your cart.
Oxford: Clarendon Press by Bensley, Cooke, and Collingwood ; London:  E. Gardner
Creator: Church of England
Other Information: Church of England--Liturgy--Texts
Item 54: The Book of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the church, according to the use of the Church of England:  together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches, 1761Add to your cart.
Cambridge: J. Baskerville ; London:  B. Dod
Creator: Church of England
Item 55: The Book of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the church, according to the use of the Church of England; together with the Psalter of Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches:  and the form or manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of bishops, priests, and deacons, 1730Add to your cart.
London: Printed by the assigns of His Majesty's printer, and of Henry Hills, deceas'd
Creator: Church of England
Item 56: A collection of voyages and travels, some now first printed from original manuscripts, others now first published in English, 1732Add to your cart.
London: John Walthoe [et al.]
Creator: Churchill, Awnsham
Other Information: Voyages and travels
Item 57: A collection of voyages and travels, some now first printed from original manuscripts. Others translated out of foreign languages, and now first published in English. To which are added some few that have formerly appear'd in English, but do now for their excellency and scarceness deserve to be reprinted. In four volumes. With a general preface, giving an account of the progress of navigation, from its first beginning ... the whole illustrated with a great number of useful maps, and cuts, all engraven on copper, 1704Add to your cart.
London: Printed for Awnsham and John Churchill
Creator: Churchill, Awnsham
Other Information: Voyages and travels

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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 17: Authors "E"],
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[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 41: Authors "Sd-Sm"],
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[Series 43: Authors "Ta-Th"],
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