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"],
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[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 18: Authors "Fa-Fi"Add to your cart.
Item 1: The shipwreck, a poem, by William Falconer:  with a sketch of his life, 1808Add to your cart.
London: Cadell and Davies
Creator: Falconer, William
Item 2: Inscriptiones athleticae nuper repertae, 1668Add to your cart.
Romae: Fabij de Falco
Creator: Falconieri, Ottavio
Other Information: Inscriptions, Latin--Early works to 1800; Inscriptions, Greek--Early works to 1800
Item 3: Sermo Tertius de membris capitis, 1490Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Falcucci, Niclaus
Item 4: Istoria della citta d'Avignone, e del Contado Venesino stati della sede apostolica nella Gallia, co'lumi di molte principali materie dell'Istoria uniuersale ecclesiastica, e laica, scritta dal P.M. Sebastiano Fantoni Castrvcci dell'Ordine Carmelitano, 1678Add to your cart.
Venetia: Gio:  Giacomo Hertz
Creator: Fantoni Castrucci, Sebastiano
Other Information: Avignon (France)--History; Comtat Venaissin (France)--History; Papal States--History
Item 5: La broderie du XIe siecle jusqu'a nos jours d'apres des specimens authentiques et les anciens inventaires, 1890Add to your cart.
Angers: Belhomme
Creator: Farcy, Louis de
Other Information: Embroidery
Item 6: The history of Detroit and Michigan:  or, the metropolis illustrated ; a chronological cyclopaedia of the past and present, including a full record of territorial days in Michigan, and the annals of Wayne county / by Silas Farmer, 1889Add to your cart.
Detroit: Silas Farmer & Co.
Creator: Farmer, Silas
Other Information: Detroit (Mich.)--History; Wayne County (Mich.)--History
Item 7: Life, adventures, and travels in California / by T.J. Farnham ; to which are added the Conquest of California, Travels in Oregon, and history of the gold regions, 1850Add to your cart.
New York: Nafis & Cornish
Creator: Farnham, Thomas Jefferson
Other Information: Indians of North America--West (U.S.); California--Description and travel
Item 8: The works of the late ingenious Mr. George Farquhar:  containing all his poems, letters, essays and comedies. In two volumes, 1772Add to your cart.
London: John Rivington
Creator: Farquhar, George
Item 9: Voyage en Angleterre, en Ecosse et aux iles Hebrides:  ayant pour objet les sciences, les arts, l'histoire naturelle et les moeurs avec la description mineralogique du pays de Newcastle des montagnes du Derbyshire, des environs d'Edinburgh, de Glasgow, de Perth, de S.-Andrews, du duche d'Inverary et de les grotte de Fingal / par B. Faujas-Saint-Fond, 1797Add to your cart.
Paris: H. J. Jansen
Creator: Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy
Other Information: Geology--Great Britain; Great Britain--Description and travel; Hebrides (Scotland)--Description and travel; England--Description and travel; Scotland--Description and travel
Item 10: A green bough / by William Faulkner, 1933Add to your cart.
New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas
Creator: Faulkner, William
Item 11: Sketches of America:  a narrative of a journey of five thousand miles through the eastern and western states of America:  contained in eight reports addressed to the thirty-nine English families by whom the author was deputed, in June 1817, to ascertain whether any, and what part of the United States would be suitable for their residence:  with remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's "Notes" and "Letters" / by Henry Bradshaw Fearon, 1818Add to your cart.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Creator: Fearon, Henry Bradshaw
Other Information: Birkbeck, Morris, 1764-1825. Notes on a journey in America; Birkbeck, Morris, 1764-1825. Letters from Illinois; United States--Description and travel; United States--Economic conditions--To 1865
Item 12: Sketches of America:  A narrative of a journey of five thousand miles through the eastern and western states of America; contained in eight reports addressed to the thirty-nine English families by whom the author was deputed, in June 1817, to ascertain whether any, and what part of the United States would be suitable for their residence. With remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's "Notes" and "Letters.", 1819Add to your cart.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Creator: Fearon, Henry Bradshaw
Other Information: Birkbeck, Morris, 1764-1825. Notes on a journey in America; Birkbeck, Morris, 1764-1825. Letters from Illinois; United States--Economic conditions
Item 13: Cartas eruditas, y curiosas, en que, por la mayor parte, so continua el designio del Theatro critico universal, impugnando, o reduciendo a dudosas, varias opiniones communes ..., 1742-1780Add to your cart.
Madrid: Francisco del Hierro
Creator: Feijoo, Benito Jer
Item 14: A paraphrase and annotations upon all the Epistles of St Paul, 1684Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: At the theater in Oxford
Creator: Fell, John
Other Information: Bible. N.T. Epistles of Paul--Paraphrases; Bible. N.T. Epistles of Paul--Commentaries
Item 15: Ursprung und Entwicklung der chinesischen und japanischen Kunst / von Ernest F. Fenollosa ; ins Deutsche ubertragen von Fr. Milcke ; durchgesehen und bearbeitet von Shinkichi Hara, 1913Add to your cart.
Leipzig: K. W. Hiersemann
Creator: Fenollosa, Ernest Francisco
Other Information: Art--China--History; Art--Japan--History
Item 16: An essay on the history of civil society. By Adam Ferguson, 1768Add to your cart.
London: A. Millar and T. Cadell
Creator: Ferguson, Adam
Other Information: Social sciences; Civilization--History
Item 17: Signs & symbols in Christian art / by George Ferguson ; with illustrtions from paintings of the Renaissance, 1954Add to your cart.
New York: Oxford University Press
Creator: Ferguson, George Wells
Other Information: Christian art and symbolism
Item 18: The young gentleman and lady's astronomy:  familiarly explained in ten dialogues between Neander and Eudosia. To which is added, The description and use of the globes and armillary sphere. Illustrated with copper plates, 1778Add to your cart.
Dublin: James Williams
Creator: Ferguson, James
Other Information: Astronomy; Globes
Item 19: A letter to a person of honour, concerning the black box, [1680]Add to your cart.
[London]: [s. n.]
Creator: Ferguson, Robert
Other Information: Great Britain--Kings and rulers--Succession
Item 20: An account of the Empire of China, historical, political, moral and religious ..., [1732]Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fernandez Navarette, Dominic
Item 21: Il costume antico e moderno; o, Storia del governo, della milizia, della religione, delle arti, scienze ed usanze di tutti i popoli antichi e moderni, 1817-1834Add to your cart.
Milano: Tipografia dell' editore
Creator: Ferrario, Giulio
Other Information: Asia--Social life and customs; Europe--Social life and customs
Item 22: Les avantures de Telemaque, fils d'Ulysse, 1734Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: J. Wetstein & G. Smith, & Z. Chatelain; Rotterdam, Jean Hofhout
Creator: Fenelon, Francois de Salignac de La Mothe-
Item 23: Die Bestimmung des Menschen / dargestellt von Johann Gottlieb Fichte, 1800Add to your cart.
Berlin: Vossischen Buchhandlung
Creator: Fichte, Johann Gottlieb
Other Information: Human beings; Faith
Item 24: Grundlage der gesammten Wissenschaftslehre:  als Handschrift fuer seine Zuhoerer, 1802Add to your cart.
Jena ; Leipzig: Christian Ernst Gabler
Creator: Fichte, Johann Gottlieb
Other Information: Knowledge, Theory of
Item 25: The adventures of Joseph Andrews and his friend Mr. Abraham Adams:  written in imitation of the manner of Cervantes, author of Don Quixote, 1793Add to your cart.
London: C. Cooke
Creator: Fielding, Henry
Item 26: Histoire de Tom Jones, ou, L'enfant trouve, traduction de l'anglois, 1782Add to your cart.
Geneve: Jean Samuel Cailler
Creator: Fielding, Henry
Item 27: Pasquin:  a dramatick satire on the times, being the rehearsal of two plays, viz. a comedy call'd The election; and a tragedy call'd, The life and death of Common-sense:  as it is acted at the theatre in the Hay-market / by Henry Fielding, Esq., 1736Add to your cart.
London: J. Watts
Creator: Fielding, Henry
Other Information: Great Britain--Politics and government--1727-1760--Drama
Item 28: The way out:  a business-man looks at the world, 1925Add to your cart.
London: George Routledge & Sons
Creator: Filene, Edward Albert
Other Information: Business
Item 29: Die Forschungsreise S.K.H. des Prinzen Ludwig Amadeus von Savoyen, Herzogs der Abruzzen, nach dem Eliasberge in Alaska im Jahre 1897, 1900Add to your cart.
Leipzig: J. J. Weber
Creator: Filippi, Filippo de
Item 30: A vindication of the Sacred Books and of Josephus, especially the former, from various misrepresentations and cavils of the celebrated M. de Voltaire ... by Robert Findlay, 1770Add to your cart.
Glasgow: Robert and Andrew Foulis
Creator: Findlay, Robert
Other Information: Voltaire, 1694-1778. Philosophie de l'histoire; Josephus, Flavius; Bible--Evidences, authority, etc.
Item 31: The history of Hindostan:  tr. from the Persian, 1770-1772Add to your cart.
London: T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt
Creator: Firishtah, Muhammad Qasim Hindu Shah Astarabadi
Other Information: India--History
Item 32: The American revolution / by John Fiske ..., 1896Add to your cart.
Cambridge [Mass.]: The Riverside Press
Creator: Fiske, John
Other Information: United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Item 33: The American duchess, 1893?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 34: The blue mouse:  a dramatic composition in three acts, 1908?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 35: Cousin Billy:  a farcical comedy in three acts, 1905?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 36: The frisky Mrs. Johnson:  a new comedy in three acts, 1908Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 37: The girl and the judge:  a new and original comedy in four acts, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 38: The girl who has everything, 1906?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 39: Granny:  a play in four acts, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 40: The happy marriage:  a new comedy, 1909?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 41: Her sister:  a comedy in three acts by Clyde Fitch and Cosmo Gordon Lennox, 1906?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 42: The honour of the family:  a piece in four acts from the French of Balzac, 1908?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 43: Major Andre:  a comedy in four acts, 1903?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 44: The marriage game:  a comedy in three acts, 1901?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 45: Sapho:  a new play in four acts, 1900?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 46: The straight road:  a play in four acts, 1907?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 47: Toddles:  a farcical comedy, 1908?Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Fitch, Clyde
Item 48: A book of old maps:  delineating American history from the earliest days down to the close of the revolutionary war, 1926Add to your cart.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press
Creator: Fite, Emerson David
Other Information: America--Discovery and exploration; America--Maps--Early works to 1800; United States--Historical geography--Maps; United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps
Item 49: The variorum and definitive edition of the poetical and prose writings of Edward Fitzgerald:  including a complete bibliography and interesting personal and literary notes / the whole collected and arranged by George Bentham, and with an introduction by Edmund Gosse, 1902-1903Add to your cart.
New York: Doubleday, Page and co.
Creator: Fitzgerald, Edward

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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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