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 15: Authors "Dj-Dr"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Error's chains:  how forged and broken. A complete, graphic, and comparative history of the many strange beliefs, superstitious practices, domestic peculiarities, sacred writings, systems of philosophy, legends and traditions, customs and habits of mankind throughout the world, ancient and modern, 1883Add to your cart.
New York: Standard Publishing House
Creator: Dobbins, Frank S.
Other Information: Religions; Idols and images--Worship
Item 2: Our wild Indians:  thirty-three years' personal experience among the red men of the great West ... / by Richard Irving Dodge ; with an introduction by General Sherman, 1882Add to your cart.
Hartford, Conn.: A. D. Worthington and Co.
Creator: Dodge, Richard Irving
Other Information: Indians of North America--West (U.S.)
Item 3: A niewe herball; or, Historie of plantes:  wherein is contayned the whole discourse and perfect description of all sortes of herbes and plantes:  their diuers & sundry kindes ... and that not onely of those whiche are here growyng in this our countrie of Englande, but of all others also of forrayne realmes commonly vsed in physicke. First set foorth in the Doutche or Almaigne tongue ... and nowe first translated out of French into English, by Henry Lyte ..., 1578Add to your cart.
London: Gerard Dewes
Creator: Dodoens, Rembert
Other Information: Botany--Pre-Linnean works; Herbals--Early works to 1800; Medicinal plants--Early works to 1800
Item 4: A select collection of old plays:  In twelve volumes, 1780Add to your cart.
London: J. Nichols for J. Dodsley
Creator: Dodsley, Robert
Other Information: English drama--Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600
Item 5: Barock- und rococo-architektur, 1884-1891Add to your cart.
Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth
Creator: Dohme, Robert
Other Information: Architecture, Baroque; Architecture, Rococo; Architecture--Europe
Item 6: The Odd-fellows' text-book:  an elucidation of the theory of Odd-Fellowship:  embracing a detail of the system, in all its branches:  with forms, ceremonies, and odes with music, for important occasions, and a manual of practice for the guidance of officers and lodges, 1852Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Moss & Brother
Creator: Donaldson, Paschal
Other Information: Secret societies--Rituals; Independent Order of Odd Fellows--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Item 7: Bagatelles anonymes / recueillies par un Amateur, 1766Add to your cart.
Geneve: [s. n.]
Creator: Dorat, Claude Joseph
Item 8: The kisses = Les baisers ; preceded by The month of May / by Claude Joseph Dorat ; translated by H. G. Keene and illus. with the original copper-plate engravings after the designs of C. Eisen and C. P. Marillier, [1889?]Add to your cart.
London: Vizetelly
Creator: Dorat, Claude Joseph
Item 9: Lettre de Barnevelt dans sa prison, a Truman, son ami, precedee d'une lettre de l'auteur, 1763Add to your cart.
Paris: Sebastien Jorry
Creator: Dorat, Claude Joseph
Item 10: Lettres d'une chanoinesse de Lisbonne a Melcour, officier francois, suivies de l'epitre intitulee Ma philosophie, et de quelques poesies fugitives, 1771Add to your cart.
La Haye: Delalain
Creator: Dorat, Claude Joseph
Other Information: Alcoforado, Mariana, 1640-1723--Poetry
Item 11: Lettres en vers et ceeuvres melees, 1767Add to your cart.
Paris: Sebastien Jorry
Creator: Dorat, Claude Joseph
Item 12: Regulus, tragedie, et La fenite par amour, comedie en trois actes; representees le meme jour, 1782Add to your cart.
Paris: Delalain
Creator: Dorat, Claude Joseph
Item 13: Observations concerning the present state of religion in the Romish Church, with some reflections upon them [microform]:  made in a journey through some provinces of Germany, in the year 1698:  as also an account of what seemed most remarkable in those countries / by Theophilus Dorrington ..., 1699Add to your cart.
London: John Wyat
Creator: Dorrington, Theophilus
Other Information: Catholic Church--Germany--Early works to 1800
Item 14: 1919,, 1932Add to your cart.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company
Creator: Dos Passos, John
Item 15: A chronicle of England, B.C. 55-A.D. 1485, written and illustrated by James E. Doyle, the designs engraved and printed in colours by Edmund Evans, 1864Add to your cart.
London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green
Creator: Doyle, James William Edmund
Other Information: Great Britain--History--To 1485
Item 16: The American tour of Messrs. Brown, Jones and Robinson, being the history of what they saw, & did in the United States, Canada and Cuba. By Toby., 1872Add to your cart.
New York: D. Appleton & co.
Creator: Doyle, Richard
Other Information: American wit and humor, Pictorial
Item 17: The foreign tour of Messrs. Brown, Jones, and Robinson:  being the history of what they saw, and did, in Belgium, Germany, Switzerland & Italy / by Richard Doyle, 1855Add to your cart.
London: Bradbury & Evans
Creator: Doyle, Richard
Other Information: English wit and humor, Pictorial
Item 18: Essays, biographical, critical, and historical, illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian / By Nathan Drake, 1805Add to your cart.
London: C. Whittingham, for John Sharpe
Creator: Drake, Nathan
Other Information: Steele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729; Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719; Tatler (London, England : 1709); Spectator (London, England : 1711); Guardian (London, 1713); English literature--18th century--History and criticism
Item 19: Result of some researches among the British archives for information relative to the founders of New England:  made in years 1858, 1859, and 1860. Originally collected for and published in the New England Historical and Genealogical register, and now corrected and enlarged. By Samuel G. Drake, 1860Add to your cart.
Boston: Office of the New Eng. Hist. and Gen. Register
Creator: Drake, Samuel Gardner
Other Information: New England--Genealogy; New England--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Sources
Item 20: Choix de plantes d'Europe, decrites et dessinees d'apres nature, par Dreves et Haynes..., 1802Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Voss
Creator: Dreves, Johann Friedrich Peter
Item 21: Les tresors de la broderie religieuse en Tchecoslovaquie [par] Zoroslava Drobna. L'Enfant-Jesus de Prague [par] Bohumir Lifka. [Traduit en francais par Arnold Wloszczowski], 1950Add to your cart.
Prague: Sfinx
Creator: Drobna, Zoroslava
Other Information: Embroidery--Czechoslovakia; Church vestments
Item 22: Travels through different cities of Germany, Italy, Greece, and several parts of Asia, as far as the banks of the Euphrates:  in a series of letters. Containing, an account of what is most remarkable in their present state, as well as in their monuments of antiquity, 1754Add to your cart.
London: Printed by W. Strahan for the author
Creator: Drummond, Alexander
Other Information: Europe--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Middle East--Description and travel--Early works to 1800
Item 23: A cypress grove, by William Drummond of Hawthornden; introduction and notes by Samuel Clegg, 1919Add to your cart.
[London]: The Hawthornden Press
Creator: Drummond, William
Other Information: Death
Item 24: All for love, or, The world well lost:  a tragedy, as it is acted at the Theatre-Royal, and written in imitation of Shakespeare's stile / written by Mr. Dryden, 1692Add to your cart.
[London] In the Savoy: Printed for H. Herringman, and sold by R. Bently, J. Tonson, F. Saunders, and T. Bennet
Creator: Dryden, John
Other Information: Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C.--Drama
Item 25: The assignation, or, Love in a nunnery ... / written by Mr. Dryden, 1692Add to your cart.
London: Richard Bentley, Jacob Tonson, Francis Saunders, and Thomas Bennet
Creator: Dryden, John
Item 26: The assignation, or, Love in a nunnery ... / written by Mr. Dryden, 1692Add to your cart.
London: Richard Bentley, Jacob Tonson, Francis Saunders, and Thomas Bennet
Creator: Dryden, John
Item 27: Aureng-Zebe:  a tragedy, acted at the Royal Theatre / written by John Dryden ..., 1694Add to your cart.
London: Printed for Henry Herringman, and sold by R. Bentley, J. Tonson, F. Saunders, and T. Bennet
Creator: Dryden, John
Item 28: Don Sebastian, King of Portugal:  a tragedy, acted at the Theatre Royal / writen [sic] by Mr. Dryden, 1692Add to your cart.
London: Jo. Hindmarsh
Creator: Dryden, John
Other Information: Sebastiao, King of Portugal, 1554-1578--Drama
Item 29: The Duke of Guise:  a tragedy ... / written by Mr. Dryden and Mr. Lee, 1687Add to your cart.
London: Printed by R.E. for R. Bentley ... and J. Tonson ...
Creator: Dryden, John
Other Information: Guise, Henri, duc de, 1550-1588--Drama
Item 30: Eleonora:  a panegyrical poem dedicated to the memory of the late Countess of Abingdon / written by Mr. Dryden, 1692Add to your cart.
London: Jacob Tonson
Creator: Dryden, John
Other Information: Bertie, Eleanor, Countess of Abingdon--Poetry
Item 31: Fables from Boccaccio and Chaucer / by John Dryden, 1822Add to your cart.
Chiswick: Printed by C. Whittingham for T. Tegg
Creator: Dryden, John
Item 32: The fables of John Dryden, 1797Add to your cart.
London: J. Edwards and E. Harding
Creator: Dryden, John
Item 33: The Indian emperor:  or, The conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards. Being the sequel of the Indian queen. By John Dryden, esq; ..., 1709Add to your cart.
London: Printed for J. Tonson:  and sold by J. Knapton ... G. Strahan ... and E. Sanger
Creator: Dryden, John
Item 34: The state of innocence, and fall of man:  an opera, written in heroick verse, and dedicated to Her Royal Highness the Dutchess / by Mr. John Dryden, 1695Add to your cart.
London: Printed for Hen. Herringman, and are to be sold by J. Tonson, F. Saunders, and T. Bennet
Creator: Dryden, John
Other Information: Fall of man; Operas--17th century--Librettos

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[Series 6: Authors "Ba-Bo"],
[Series 7: Authors "Bp-Bz"],
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[Series 21: Authors "Ga-Gh"],
[Series 22: Authors "Gi-Go"],
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[Series 24: Authors "Haa-Haz"],
[Series 25: Authors "Hb-Hi"],
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[Series 27: Authors "I-J"],
[Series 28: Authors "K"],
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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"],
[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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