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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 22: Authors "Gi-Go"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Eduard Gibbon's, Esq. Geschichte des Verfalls und Untergangs des Romischen Reichs:  Aus dem Englischen ubersetzt und mit Anmerkungen und Abhandlungen begleitet, 1788-1806Add to your cart.
Leipzig: In der Weygandschen Buchhandlung
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Other Information: Rome--Social life and customs; Rome--Civilization
Item 2: The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, 1776Add to your cart.
London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Other Information: Rome--History--Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.; Byzantine Empire--History
Item 3: The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, 1777Add to your cart.
London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Other Information: Rome--History--Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.; Byzantine Empire--History
Item 4: Miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, esq.:  with memoirs of his life and writings composed by himself / illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative by the Right Honourable John, lord Sheffield, 1796Add to your cart.
London: A. Strahan ; T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Item 5: Miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, esq.:  with memoirs of his life and writings composed by himself / illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative by the Right Honourable John, lord Sheffield, 1796Add to your cart.
London: A. Strahan ; T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Item 6: Miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, esq.:  with memoirs of his life and writings composed by himself / illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative by the Right Honourable John, lord Sheffield, 1796-1815Add to your cart.
London: A. Strahan ; T. Cadell jun. & W. Davies
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Other Information: History--Collected works
Item 7: The miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, esq., with memoirs of his life and writings, composed by himself:  illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative, by the Right Honourable John lord Sheffield, 1814Add to your cart.
London: J. Murray
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Item 8: A vindication of some passages in the fifteenth and sixteenth chapters of The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, 1779Add to your cart.
London: W. Strahan ; T. Cadell
Creator: Gibbon, Edward
Other Information: Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794. History of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire; Christianity
Item 9: [Picture scrapbook], [n. d.]Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Gibson, Charles Dana
Item 10: The exiles of Florida:  or, The crimes committed by our government against the maroons, who fled from South Carolina and other slave states, seeking protection under Spanish laws, 1858Add to your cart.
Columbus: Follett, Foster and Company
Creator: Giddings, Joshua R.
Other Information: Seminole War, 1st, 1817-1818; Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842
Item 11: La Guirlande des annees, images d'hier et pages d'aujourd'hui:  25 chefs-d'oeuvre de la miniature / Printemps, par Andre Gide; ete, par Jules Romains; automne, par Colette; hiver, par Francois Mauriac, 1941Add to your cart.
Paris: Flammarion
Creator: Gide, Andre
Other Information: Illumination of books and manuscripts--Specimens; French literature--20th century; Seasons
Item 12: The "Bab" ballads:  Much sound and little sense, 1869Add to your cart.
London: John Camden Hotten
Creator: Gilbert, W. S.
Other Information: Children's literature
Item 13: The "Bab" ballads:  Much sound and little sense, [1870]Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates
Creator: Gilbert, W. S.
Other Information: Children's literature
Item 14: Lautrec, 1938Add to your cart.
Paris: Albert Skira
Creator: Gilles de La Tourette, Francois
Other Information: Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de, 1864-1901
Item 15: Frantzoesische Chronica oder Vollkommene Beschreiburg aller Namhafftiger, gedechtnusz wirdiger Geschichten und Thaten:  Vom Anfang der welt, bis zu allen Fursten und Koenigen, ueber Saracenen, Turken, Italiener, Spaniern, Englaendern, Deutschen und anderen Voelkernd bis zum jahr 1572, 1572Add to your cart.
Basel: Niclaus Brylingers
Creator: Gilles, Nicola
Other Information: World history--Early works to 1800
Item 16: Vignettes decoratives dans le gout du jour; 30 planches coloriees a la main par Henri Gillet; preface de G. Umbdenstock, [1922]Add to your cart.
[Paris]: Morance
Creator: Gillet, Henri
Other Information: Vignettes
Item 17: The history of ancient Greece, its colonies and conquests:  from the earliest accounts till the division of the Macedonian empire in the East:  including the history of literature, philosophy, and the fine arts, 1814Add to your cart.
New York: M'Dermut & Arden
Creator: Gillies, John
Other Information: Greece--History
Item 18: Observations on the river Wye, and several parts of South Wales ... made in the summer of the year 1770, 1782Add to your cart.
London: R. Blamire
Creator: Gilpin, William
Other Information: Wye, River (Wales and England); Wales--Description and travel--Early works to 1800
Item 19: La Vie de Jesus-Christ dans l'eucharistie:  et la vie des chretiens qui se nourrissent de l'eucharistie, ou Les Bontes et les misericordes de Jesus-Christ dans l'eucharistie; & les obligations des fideles qui veulent participer avec fruit a ce divin sacrement, 1742Add to your cart.
Paris: Damonneville
Creator: Girard de Villethierry, Jean
Other Information: Lord's Supper--Meditations
Item 20: Guide pittoresque du voyageur en France, 1838Add to your cart.
Paris: Fermin Didot Freres
Creator: Girault de Saint-Fargeau
Other Information: Paris (France)--Description
Item 21: Facts tending to prove that General Lee was never absent from this country, for any length of time, during the years 1767, 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and that he was the author of Junius, 1813Add to your cart.
London: P. Martin
Creator: Girdlestone, Thomas
Other Information: Junius, 18th cent.; Lee, Charles, 1731-1782
Item 22: Seventy-five portraits of celebrated painters, from authentic originals, 1817Add to your cart.
London: J. M'Creery
Creator: Girtin, John
Other Information: Artists--Portraits
Item 23: Versi, 1801Add to your cart.
Parma: Bodoniani
Creator: Giusti, Giovanni Battista
Item 24: The wheel of life by Ellen Glasgow, 1906Add to your cart.
New York: Doubleday, Page & Co.
Creator: Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson
Item 25: Sculptures, 1948Add to your cart.
Paris: Editions du Chene
Creator: Glicenstein, Henryk
Item 26: Histoire de Charles VIII, roy de France, 1684Add to your cart.
Paris: Sebastien Mabre-Cramoisy
Creator: Godefroy, Theodore
Other Information: France--History--Charles VIII, 1483-1498
Item 27: Annales of England:  containing the reignes of Henry the Eighth, Edward the Sixt, Queene Mary / written in Latin by the Right Honorable and Right Reverend Father in God, Francis, lord Bishop of Hereford ; thus Englished, corrected and inlarged with the author's consent by Morgan Godwyn, 1630Add to your cart.
London: A. Islip and W. Stansby
Creator: Godwin, Francis
Other Information: Great Britain--History--Tudors, 1485-1603--Early works to 1800
Item 28: The strange voyage and adventures of Domingo Gonsales to the world in the moon ... with a description of the Pike of Teneriff, as travelled by some English merchants, 1768Add to your cart.
London: John Lever
Creator: Godwin, Francis
Other Information: Voyages, Imaginary; Utopias
Item 29: The enquirer. Reflections on education, manners, and literature. In a series of essays, 1797Add to your cart.
London: G. G. and J. Robinson
Creator: Godwin, William
Item 30: Faust, 1787Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Georg Joachim G
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 31: Goethe's neue Schriften, 1792Add to your cart.
Berlin: Johann Friedrich Unger
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 32: Goethe's neue Schriften, 1800Add to your cart.
Berlin: Johann Friedrich Unger
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 33: Goethe's schriften, 1790Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Georg Joachim G
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 34: Goetz von Berlichingen mit der eisernen Hand:  ein Schauspiel, 1775Add to your cart.
Frankfurt ; Leipzig: [s. n.]
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 35: J. W. Goethens Schriften, 1778Add to your cart.
Carlsruhe: C. G. Schmieder
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 36: Jery und Baetely. Ein singspiel, 1790Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Georg Joachim G
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 37: Passions du jeune Werther, 1784Add to your cart.
Reims: Cazin
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 39: Die Wahlverwandtschaften, 1810Add to your cart.
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Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 40: Vincent van Gogh, 1937Add to your cart.
New York: Raymond and Raymond
Creator: Gogh, Vincent van
Item 41: Delle commedie di Carlo Goldoni:  avvocato veneto, 1772-1774Add to your cart.
Torino: Guibert e Orgeas
Creator: Goldoni, Carlo
Item 42: Delle commedie di Carlo Goldoni:  avvocato veneto, 1772-1777Add to your cart.
Torino: Guibert e Orgeas
Creator: Goldoni, Carlo
Item 43: Delle opere drammatiche giocose di Carlo Goldoni, 1777-1778Add to your cart.
Torino: Guibert e Orgeas
Creator: Goldoni, Carlo
Item 44: Bibliotheca curiosa, 1883-1886Add to your cart.
Edinburgh: [s. n.]
Creator: Goldsmid, Edmund
Item 45: The deserted village:  a poem, 1770Add to your cart.
London: W. Griffin
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 46: An enquiry into the present state of polite learning in Europe, 1759Add to your cart.
London: R. and J. Dodsley
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Other Information: Learning and scholarship--Europe
Item 47: Essays, 1765Add to your cart.
London: W. Griffin
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 48: Poems and plays, 1780Add to your cart.
London: B. Newberry and T. Johnson
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 49: Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell, 1804Add to your cart.
London: W. Bulmer
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 50: The traveller:  a poem, 1770Add to your cart.
London: T. Carnan and F. Newbery, junr.
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 51: La doctrine des moeurs, 1646Add to your cart.
Paris: Louys Sevestre
Creator: Gomberville, Marin Le Roy, sieur de
Other Information: Engraving--17th century--France
Item 52: A brief English tract of logick, 1677, 1967Add to your cart.
Leeds, England: The Scolar Press
Creator: Good, Thomas
Other Information: Logic--Early works to 1800
Item 53: The wanderers by sea and land:  with other tales, 1855Add to your cart.
New York: D. Appleton
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel Griswold
Other Information: Readers
Item 54: The history of the reign of Henry the Fifth, king of England, &c. In nine books, 1704Add to your cart.
London: J. Sprint [et al.]
Creator: Goodwin, Thomas
Other Information: Great Britain--History--Henry V, 1413-1422
Item 55: Geography anatomiz'd:  or, The geographical grammar. Being a short and exact analysis of the whole body of modern geography, after a new and curious method, 1719Add to your cart.
London: J. and B. Sprint [et al.]
Creator: Gordon, Patrick
Other Information: Geography--Early works to 1800
Item 56: The history of America:  containing the history of the Spanish discoveries prior to 1520, 1832Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Printed for the author
Creator: Gordon, Thomas Francis
Other Information: America--Discovery and exploration--Spanish; West Indies--Description and travel
Item 57: In russet & silver, 1894Add to your cart.
Chicago: Stone & Kimball
Creator: Gosse, Edmund
Item 58: Das Herz des Menschen, ein Tempel Gottes, oder eine Werkstatte des Satans:  in zehn Figuren sinnbildlich dargestellt zur Erweckung und Beforderung des christlichen Sinnes:  nach der fuenften verbesserten Augsburger Auflage, 1815, 1823Add to your cart.
Reading: Heinrich B. Sage
Creator: Gossner, Johannes
Item 59: Architecture of the renaissance in England, 1894Add to your cart.
London: B. T. Batsford
Creator: Gotch, John Alfred
Other Information: Architecture--England; Architecture, Renaissance
Item 60: Jo. Ludovici Gottfridi Historische chronica:  oder, Beschreibung der fuernehmsten geschichten so sich von Anfang der Welt biss auff das jahr Christi 1619. zugetragen. Nach ausstheilung der vier monarchien und beygefuegter jahr-rechnung auffs fleissigste in ordnung gebracht vermehret und in acht theil abgetheilet:  mit viel schoenen contrafaicturen und geschichtmaessigen kupfferstuecken ... gezieret ... durch weyland Matthaeum Merianum, 1657Add to your cart.
Franckfurt am Mayn: Im Wolffgang Hoffmans Buch-Druckerey
Creator: Gottfried, Johann Ludwig
Other Information: World history--Early works to 1800
Item 61: Joh. Ludov. Gottfridi Historische chronica; oder, Beschreibung der fuernehmsten geschichten so sich von Anfang der Welt biss auff das jahr Christi 1619. zugetragen, 1674Add to your cart.
[Franckfurt am Mayn]: Matthaeum Merianum
Creator: Gottfried, Johann Ludwig
Other Information: World history--Early works to 1800

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[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],
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[Series 13: Authors "Da-Dd"],
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[Series 17: Authors "E"],
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[Series 20: Authors "Fr-Fz"],
[Series 21: Authors "Ga-Gh"],
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[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"],
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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"],
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[Series 40: Authors "Sa-Sc"],
[Series 41: Authors "Sd-Sm"],
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[Series 43: Authors "Ta-Th"],
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