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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 21: Authors "Ga-Gh"Add to your cart.
Item 1: The journals of Hugh Gaine, printer, 1902Add to your cart.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company
Creator: Gaine, Hugh
Other Information: Printing--New York (State)--New York--History; United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Personal narratives, British
Item 2: Selections from the poetical literature of the West, 1841Add to your cart.
Cincinnati: U. P. James
Creator: Gallagher, William D.
Other Information: American literature--West (U.S.); American poetry
Item 3: Vita S. Joseph bmae. virginis sponsi patriarcharum maximi, [c1620]Add to your cart.
Antuerpiae: Joannes Galleus
Creator: Galle, J.
Item 4: A man of Devon, 1901Add to your cart.
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons
Creator: Galsworthy, John
Item 5: Memoria sulla maniera di costruire cammini, stufe, cucine, fornacelle, ec.; col massimo resparmio de' combustibili e senza ombra di fumo, 1807Add to your cart.
Roma: Vincenzo Poggioli
Creator: Gandolfi, Bartolommeo
Other Information: Fireplaces
Item 6: Handzeichnungen schweizerischer Meister des XV.-XVIII. Jahrhunderts, 1904-1908Add to your cart.
Basel: Helbing & Lichtenhahn
Creator: Ganz, Paul
Other Information: Artists, Swiss; Drawing, Swiss
Item 7: Geldmarkt und gold, 1933Add to your cart.
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Creator: Ganz, Walter
Other Information: Gold; Money
Item 8: Englands grievance discovered, in relation to the coal trade; with the map of the river of Tine, and situation of the town and corporation of Newcastle:  the tyrannical oppression of those magistrates, their charters and grants; the several tryals, depositions, and judgements obtained against them; with a breviate of several statutes proving repugnant to their actings; with proposals for reducing the excessive rates of coals for the future; and the rise of their grants appearing in this book, 1796Add to your cart.
London: Printed for R. Ibbitson, and P. Stent, 1655. Newcastle:  Reprinted by D. Akenhead and sons
Creator: Gardiner, Ralph
Other Information: Coal trade--Great Britain; Newcastle upon Tyne (England)--History
Item 9: William Blake, painter and poe, 1895Add to your cart.
London: Seeley and co., limited; New York, Macmillan and co.
Creator: Garnett, Richard
Other Information: Blake, William, 1757-1827
Item 10: Texas; a contest of civilizations, 1903Add to your cart.
Boston ; New York: Houghton, Mifflin and company
Creator: Garrison, George Pierce
Other Information: Texas--History
Item 11: Marionettes, 1949Add to your cart.
Erlenbach-Zurich: Eugen Rentsch
Creator: Gauchat, Pierre
Other Information: Puppets and puppet-plays
Item 12: Instruction adressee aux officiers d'infanterie pour tracer et construire toutes sortes d'ouvrages de campagne:  et pour mettre en etat de defense differens petits postes, comme les cimetieres, les eglises, les chateaux, les villages, les villes et les bourgs:  avec des planches, 1793Add to your cart.
Paris: Magimel
Creator: Gaudi, Friedrich Wilhelm von
Other Information: Fortification, Field--Early works to 1800; Military art and science--Early works to 1800
Item 13: Paul Gauguin, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
New York: Raymond and Raymond
Creator: Gauguin, Paul
Item 14: Vies des empereurs Tite-Antonin et Marc-Aurele, 1769Add to your cart.
Paris: Musier, fils
Creator: Gautier de Sibert, Pierre Edme
Other Information: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, 121-180; Antonius Pius, emperor of Rome, 86-161
Item 15: Le capitaine Fracasse, 1866Add to your cart.
Paris: Charpentier
Creator: Gautier, Theophile
Item 16: Le capitaine Fracasse, 1866Add to your cart.
Paris: Charpentier
Creator: Gautier, Theophile
Item 17: Jean et Jeannette, 1894Add to your cart.
Paris: A. Ferroud
Creator: Gautier, Theophile
Item 18: Voyage en Russie, 1867Add to your cart.
Paris: Charpentier
Creator: Gautier, Theophile
Other Information: Russia--Description and travel
Item 19: OEuvres choisies de Gavarni:  revues, corrigees et nouvellement classees par l'auteur:  etudes de moeurs contemporaines, -1846Add to your cart.
Paris: J. Hetzel
Creator: Gavarni, Paul
Other Information: Paris (France)--Social life and customs
Item 20: Oeuvres nouvelles, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
Paris: Calmann-Levy
Creator: Gavarni, Paul
Item 21: The beggar's opera. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn Fields, 1728Add to your cart.
London: John Watts
Creator: Gay, John
Item 22: The beggar's opera. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn Fields, 1729Add to your cart.
London: John Watts
Creator: Gay, John
Other Information: Ballad operas--To 1800--Librettos; Ballad operas--To 1800--Excerpts
Item 23: Fables, 1737Add to your cart.
London: J. and R. Tonson and J. Watts
Creator: Gay, John
Item 24: Fables, 1738Add to your cart.
London: J. and P. Knapton ; T. Cox
Creator: Gay, John
Other Information: Fables, English
Item 25: Fables, 1793Add to your cart.
London: F. & C. Rivington, B & B. White, T. Longman, B. Law & Son [et al.]
Creator: Gay, John
Other Information: Fables
Item 26: Fables, 1793Add to your cart.
London: John Stockdale
Creator: Gay, John
Item 27: Poems on several occasions, 1720Add to your cart.
London: J. Tonson and B. Lintot
Creator: Gay, John
Item 28: Poems on several occasions, 1720Add to your cart.
London: J. Tonson and B. Lintot
Creator: Gay, John
Item 29: Polly:  an opera. Being the second part of the Beggar's opera, 1729Add to your cart.
London: Printed for the author
Creator: Gay, John
Item 30: Louisiana:  its history as a French colony. Third series of lectures / by Charles Gayarre, 1852Add to your cart.
New York: John Wiley
Creator: Gayarre, Charles
Other Information: Louisiana--History--To 1803
Item 31: The trade and navigation of Great Britain considered ... / By Joshua Gee, 1731Add to your cart.
London: Sam. Buckley
Creator: Gee, Joshua
Other Information: Merchant marine--Great Britain; Customs administration--Great Britain; Great Britain--Commercial policy; Great Britain--Colonies--Commerce; United States--Foreign economic relations--Great Britain
Item 32: Auli Gellii Noctes atticae, 1681Add to your cart.
Parisiis: Simonem Benard
Creator: Gellius, Aulus
Item 33: Arithmeticae practicae methodus facilis, / per Gemmam Frisium, medicum ac mathematicum, iam recens ab ipso authore emendata, & multis in locis insigniter aucta. ; Huc accesserunt Iacobi Peletarij Coenomani annotationes:  Eiusdem item de fractionibus astronomicis compendium:  Et de cognoscendis per memoriam Calendis, Idib. Nonis, festis mobilibus, & loco solis & lunae in Zodiaco. ; Quibus domum ab eodem Peletario additae sunt radicis vtriusque demonstrationes, 1578Add to your cart.
Parisiis: Apud Hieronymum de Marnef, & viduam Guliel. Cauellat, sub Pelicano monte D. Hilarij.
Creator: Gemma, Frisius
Other Information: Arithmetic--Early works to 1900; Mathematics--Early works to 1800; Astronomy--Mathematics--Early works to 1800; Chronology, Historical--Early works to 1800
Item 34: The school of man. Translated from the French, to which is prefixed, A key to the satyrical characters interspersed in this work, 1753Add to your cart.
London: Lockyer Davis
Creator: Genard, Francois
Other Information: France--Social life and customs--18th century
Item 35: Vie du cardinal d'Amboise, premier ministre de Louis XII:  avec un paralelle des cardinaux celebres qui ont gouverne des Estats, 1724Add to your cart.
Rouen: Robert Machuel
Creator: Le Gendre, Louis
Other Information: Cardinals; Amboise, Georges d', cardinal, 1460-1510
Item 36: An address, to the emigrants from Connecticut, and from New England generally, in the new settlements in the United States, 1817Add to your cart.
Hartford: Peter B. Gleason & co.
Creator: General Association of Connecticut
Other Information: Christian life; Connecticut--History
Item 37: The General society of Mayflower descendants; meetings, officers and members arranged in state societies, ancestors and their descendants, 1901Add to your cart.
[New York]: [The De Vinne Press]
Creator: General Society of Mayflower Descendants
Item 38: Adelaide and Theodore; or, Letters on education:  containing all the principles relative to three different plans of education; to that of princes, and to those of young persons of both sexes. Tr. from the French of M. la comtesse de Genlis, 1788Add to your cart.
London: T. Cadell
Creator: Genlis, Stephanie Felicite, comtesse de
Other Information: Education; Education of princes; Women--Education
Item 39: Nests and eggs of birds of the United States, 1882Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: J. A. Wagenseller
Creator: Gentry, Thomas George
Other Information: Birds--United States; Birds--United States--Nests; Birds--Eggs--United States; Birds--United States--Pictorial works
Item 40: Russia; or, A compleat historical account of all the nations which compose that empire, 1780Add to your cart.
London: J. Nichols
Creator: Georgi, Johann Gottlieb
Other Information: Ethnology--Soviet Union; Ethnology--Russia (Federation)--Siberia; Soviet Union--Description and travel
Item 41: Versuch einer Beschreibung der russisch kayserlichen Residenzstadt St. Petersburg und der Merkwuerdigkeiten der Gegend, 1790Add to your cart.
St. Petersburg: Carl Willhelm M
Creator: Georgi, Johann Gottlieb
Other Information: Saint Petersburg (Russia)--Description--Early works to 1800; Leningrad Region (R.S.F.S.R)--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Russia (Federation)--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; Russia (Federation)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Item 42: The herball, or General historie of plantes, 1636Add to your cart.
London: Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers
Creator: Gerard, John
Other Information: Botany--Pre-Linnean works
Item 43: The herball, or General historie of plantes, 1636Add to your cart.
London: Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers
Creator: Gerard, John
Other Information: Botany--Pre-Linnean works
Item 44: Delle opere dell' eminentissimo Sig. Cardinale Giacinto Sigismondo Gerdil della congregazione de' cherici Regolari di S. Paolo:  Alla Santita di N.S. Pio VI. P.M. dedicato, 1790Add to your cart.
Bologna: Nell' Instituto delle scienze
Creator: Gerdil, Giacinto Sigismondo
Other Information: Theology--18th century; Catholic Church
Item 45: Feldtbuch der Wundartznen, 1542Add to your cart.
[Augspurg]: [Hainrich Stayner]
Creator: Gersdorff, Hans von
Item 46: Chinesische Kunst; zweihundert Hauptwerke der Ausstellung der Gesellschaft fuer Ostasiatische Kunst in der Preussischen Akademie der Kuenste, Berlin, 1929, herausgegeben von Otto Kuemmel, 1930Add to your cart.
Berlin: Bruno Cassirer Verlag
Creator: Gesellschaft f
Other Information: Art, Chinese--Exhibitions
Item 47: Le theatre italien de Gherardi, ou Le recueil general de toutes les comedies & scenes francoises jouees par les comediens italiens du Roy:  pendant tout le temps qu'il ont ete au service, enrichi d'estampes en taille-douce ... a la fin de laquelle tous les airs qu'on y a chantez se trouvent gravez notez, avec leur basse-continue chiffree, 1700Add to your cart.
Paris: Jean-Bapt. Cusson ; P. Witte
Creator: Gherardi, Evaristo
Other Information: French drama (Comedy)--17th century; Commedia dell'arte--France; Theatre-Italien (Paris, France)

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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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