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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 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"],
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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"],
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[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"],
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Series 26: Authors "Hj-Hz"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Predigten fuer alle Sonn-, Fest- und Feiertage:  nebst einigen Buss-und Bettagspredigten und Grabreden, 1872Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: J. Kohler
Creator: Hofacker, Ludwig
Other Information: Lutheran Church--Sermons; Sermons, German; Church year sermons
Item 2: John Howard Benson & his work, 1901-1956, 1957Add to your cart.
New York: The Typophiles
Creator: Hofer, Philip
Other Information: Benson, John Howard, 1901-1956
Item 3: Die zeichnungen Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmanns / zum ersten mal gesammelt und mit erlauterungen versehen von Leopold Hirschberg, 1921Add to your cart.
Potsdam: Gustav Kiepenheuer
Creator: Hoffmann, E. T. A.
Item 4: Deutschlands Flora oder botanisches Taschenbuch:  Zweiter Theil fuer das Jahr 1795, 1795Add to your cart.
Erlangen: Johann Jacob Palm
Creator: Hoffmann, Georg Franz
Item 5: Deutschlands Flora, oder, Botanisches Taschenbuch fuer das Jahr 1804, 1804Add to your cart.
Erlangen: Johann Jacob Palm
Creator: Hoffmann, Georg Franz
Item 6: Iwanowna, or, The maid of Moscow:  a novel, 1816Add to your cart.
New York: George Long
Creator: Hofland, Barbara Hoole
Item 7: Praktische Anweisung zur topographischen Vermessung eines ganzen Landes, 1773Add to your cart.
Hannover ; Leipzig: Johann Wilhelm Schmidt
Creator: Hogreve, Johann Ludwig
Item 8: Niels Klimm's unterirdische Reisen, neuverteuscht, 1788Add to your cart.
Berlin: Christian Friedrich Himburg
Creator: Holberg, Ludvig, baron
Other Information: Voyages, Imaginary; Utopias
Item 9: The Holford collection, 1924Add to your cart.
[Oxford]: Privately printed for Sir George Holford and members of the Burlington Fine Arts Club
Creator: Holford, George Lindsay, Sir
Other Information: Art--Private collections
Item 10: Travels in the Ionian Isles, Albania, Thessaly, Macedonia, &c., during the years 1812 and 1813, 1815Add to your cart.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Creator: Holland, Henry, Sir
Other Information: Greece--Description and travel
Item 11: Memoirs of Denzil Lord Holles, Baron of Ifield in Sussex, from the year 1641 to 1648, 1699Add to your cart.
London: Tim. Goodwin
Creator: Holles, Denzil Holles, Baron
Other Information: Great Britain--History--Civil War, 1642-1649
Item 12: My opinions and Betsey Bobbet's:  designed as a beacon light, to guide women to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, but which may be read by members of the sterner sect, without injury to themselves or the book, 1874Add to your cart.
Hartford, Conn.: American Publishing Company
Creator: Holley, Marietta
Item 13: Samantha at Saratoga, or, "Flirtin' with fashion", 1887Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers
Creator: Holley, Marietta
Item 14: The autocrat of the breakfast-table, 1858Add to your cart.
Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company
Creator: Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Item 15: Eigentliche Beschreibung deren zu Franckfurth am Mayn Anno 1711. vollzogenen Wahl- und Croenungs-Actuum ihrer romisch Kayserl. Mayest. Caroli VI. Mit Beygefuegung deren nach denen Originalien collationirten kayserlichen Wahl-Kapitulation und Reversalen, 1712Add to your cart.
Mayntz: Johann Mayern
Creator: Holy Roman Empire. Emperor (1711-1740:  Charles VI)
Item 16: Poieseis Homerou ampho ete Ilias kai e Odysseia ...:  Opvs vtrvmqve Homeri Iliados et Odysseae, 1551Add to your cart.
Basileae: Ioan. Heruagium
Creator: Homer
Item 17: Observations on I. The answer of M. l'abbe de Vertot to the late Earl Stanhope's inquiry, concerning the Senate of ancient Rome:  dated December 1719. II. A dissertation upon the constitution of the Roman Senate, by a gentleman:  published in 1743. III. A treatise on the Roman Senate, by Dr. Conyers Middleton:  published in 1747. IV. An essay on the Roman Senate, by Dr. Thomas Chapman:  published in 1750, 1758Add to your cart.
London: G. Hawkins
Creator: Hooke, Nathaniel
Other Information: Vertot, abbe de, 1655-1735. Histoire des revolutions arrivees dans le gouvernement de la republique romaine. 1727; Middleton, Conyers, 1683-1750. Treatise on the Roman Senate; Chapman, Thomas, 1717-1760. An essay on the Roman Senate; Rome. Senate; A dissertation upon the constitution of the Roman Senate, by a gentleman. 1743
Item 18: The child's book of nature:  for the use of families and schools:  intended to aid mothers and teachers in training children in the observation of nature, 1865Add to your cart.
New York: Harper & Brothers
Creator: Hooker, Worthington
Other Information: Science--Juvenile literature
Item 19: Californiens Gegenwart und Zukunft Nebst beitragen von A. Erman ueber die Klimatologie von Californien und ueber die geographische Verbreitung des Goldes. Hierzu zwei Karten, 1849Add to your cart.
Berlin: G. Reimer
Creator: Hoppe, Janus
Other Information: Gold mines and mining; California--Description and travel
Item 20: History of the late Polish revolution, and the events of the campaign, 1833Add to your cart.
Boston: Printed for subscribers
Creator: Hordynski, Joseph
Other Information: Poland--History--Revolution, 1830-1832
Item 21: Vulgaria, 1926Add to your cart.
Oxford: [Oxford University Press]
Creator: Horman, William
Other Information: Latin language--Composition and exercises;
Item 22: An introduction to the study of bibliography:  to which is prefixed A Memoir on the public libraries of the antients, 1814Add to your cart.
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies
Creator: Horne, Thomas Hartwell
Other Information: Bibliography; Books; Bibliography of bibliographies; Libraries--History; Printing--History; Printers' marks
Item 23: The young lady's book, or, Principles of female education, 1852Add to your cart.
Auburn [New York]: Derby and Miller
Creator: Hosmer, William
Other Information: Women--United States--Social conditions; Women--Education--United States
Item 24: Conspectus of the history of political parties and the federal government, 1880Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.: Granger, Davis & Co.
Creator: Houghton, Walter R.
Other Information: Political parties--United States; United States--Politics and government
Item 25: A Shropshire lad, 1944Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Creator: Housman, A. E.
Item 26: An illustrated monograph of Chartres cathedral (being an extract of a work crowned by the Acad[emie] [de]s beaux-arts), 1930Add to your cart.
Chartres: etienne Houvet
Creator: Houvet, Etienne
Other Information: Cathedrale de Chartres
Item 27: The life and adventures of Alexander Selkirk; containing the real incidents upon which the romance of Robinson Crusoe is founded:  in which also the events of his life, drawn from authentic sources, are traced from his birth, in 1676, till his death, in 1723. With an appendix, comprising a description of the island of Juan Fernandez, and some curious information relating to his shipmates, &c., 1829Add to your cart.
Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd
Creator: Howell, John
Other Information: Selkirk, Alexander, 1676-1721; Juan Fernandez Islands
Item 28: Lost examples of colonial architecture:  bvildings that have disappeared or been so altered as to be denatvred; pvblic bvildings, semi-pvblic, chvrches, cottages, covntry hovses, town hovses, interiors, details, 1931Add to your cart.
New York: William Helburn, Inc.
Creator: Howells, John Mead
Other Information: Architecture, Colonial; Architecture--United States
Item 29: A new work of animals, principally designed from the fables of Aesop, Gay, and Phaedrus; containing fifty-six plates, drawn from the life and etched, 1818Add to your cart.
London: Edward Orme
Creator: Howitt, Samuel
Other Information: Animals in art; Fables
Item 30: A selection of views in the County of Lincoln:  comprising the principal towns and churches, the remains of castles and religious houses, and seats of the nobility and gentry; with topographical and historical accounts of each view, 1805Add to your cart.
London: William Miller
Creator: Howlett, Bartholomew
Other Information: Lincolnshire--Pictorial works
Item 31: The polite gamester; containing, short treatises on the games of whist, with an artificial memory, quadrille, backgammon, chess, piquet, billiards and tennis; together with an essay towards making the doctrine of chances easy to those who understand vulgar arithmetick only; to which are added, some useful tables on annuities for lives, &c. &c. &c., 1787Add to your cart.
Dublin: Peter Hoey
Creator: Hoyle, Edmond
Item 32: Opera, 1501Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Hrotsvit of Gandersheim
Item 33: A message to Garcia, 1926Add to your cart.
New York: P. F. Collier & Son
Creator: Hubbard, Elbert
Other Information: Conduct of life; Success in business
Item 34: A narrative of the Indian wars in New-England, [microform]:  from the first planting thereof in the year 1607, to the year 1677.:  Containing a relation of the occasion, rise and progress of the war with the Indians, in the southern, western, eastern and northern parts of said country, 1775Add to your cart.
Boston: John Boyle
Creator: Hubbard, William
Other Information: Indians of North America--Wars--1600-1750; Pequot War, 1636-1638; King Philip's War, 1675-1676; United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Item 35: Tom Brown at Oxford:  a sequel to School days at Rugby, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
New York: Hurst and Company
Creator: Hughes, Thomas
Item 36: Tom Brown's school days, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
New York: A. L. Burt
Creator: Hughes, Thomas
Item 37: Tom Brown's school days, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
New York: Lovell, Coryell & Company
Creator: Hughes, Thomas
Item 38: Tom Brown's school-days, 1921Add to your cart.
London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press
Creator: Hughes, Thomas
Item 39: Cambria depicta:  a tour through north Wales, illustrated with picturesque views, 1816Add to your cart.
London: E. Williams
Creator: Hughson, David
Item 40: London:  being an accurate history and description of the British metropolis and its neighbourhood:  to thirty miles extent, from an actual perambulation, 1805-1809Add to your cart.
London: J. Stratford
Creator: Hughson, David
Other Information: London (England)--Description and travel--1801-1900
Item 41: Oeuvres poetiques de Victor Hugo:  Les Chatiments, 1890Add to your cart.
Paris: Charpentier
Creator: Hugo, Victor
Item 42: Reise in die Aequinoctial-gegenden des neuen Continents, 1859-1860Add to your cart.
Stuttgart: J. G. Cotta
Creator: Humboldt, Alexander von
Other Information: Natural history--South America; South America--Description and travel
Item 43: Tableaux de la nature:  ou, Considerations sur les deserts, sur la physionomie des vegetaux, sur les cataractes de l'orenoque, sur la structure et l'action des volcans dans les differentes regions de la terre, etc., 1828Add to your cart.
Paris: Gide Fils
Creator: Humboldt, Alexander von
Other Information: Science; Physical geography; Botany--Morphology; South America--Description and travel
Item 44: Of the orthographie and congruitie of the Britan tongue; a treates noe shorter then necessarie, for the schooles, 1965Add to your cart.
London: Early English Text Society
Creator: Hume, Alexander
Other Information: English language--Orthography and spelling--Early works
Item 45: Portraits of leading reformers; a giftbook for all seasons, 1851Add to your cart.
Edinburgh ; London: A. Fullarton
Creator: Hume, George
Other Information: Reformation
Item 46: A history of the art of printing:  from its invention to its wide-spread development in the middle of the 16th century:  preceded by a short account of the origin of the alphabet and the successive methods of recording events and multiplying ms. books before the invention of printing, 1867Add to your cart.
London: Bernard Quaritch
Creator: Humphreys, Henry Noel
Other Information: Printing--History--Origin and antecedents; Printing--History--16th century; Printing--Specimens
Item 47: In the heart of the Sierras:  the Yo Semite Valley, both historical and descriptive, and scenes by the way ; big tree groves ; the High Sierra, with its magnificent scenery, ancient and modern glaciers, and other objects of interest, with tables of distances and altitudes, maps, etc., 1886Add to your cart.
Yo Semite Valley: Published at the Old Cabin ; Oakland, Calif.:  Pacific Press Pub. House
Creator: Hutchings, James Mason
Other Information: Sierra Nevada (California and Nevada); Yosemite Valley (California)
Item 48: Die New welt, der landschaften vnnd insulen, so bis hie her allen altweltbeschrybern vnbekant, jungst aber von den Portugalesern vnnd Hispaniern jm nidergenglichen meer herfunden, 1534Add to your cart.
Strassburg: Georgen Ulricher
Creator: Huttich, Johann
Other Information: Voyages and travels; America--Discovery and exploration; America--Early accounts to 1600

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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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