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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 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 28: Authors "K"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Arctic explorations:  the second Grinnell expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55, 1856Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Childs & Peterson [et al.]
Creator: Kane, Elisha Kent
Other Information: Northwest Passage; Grinnell Expedition (2nd : 1853-1855)
Item 2: The U. S. Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin:  a personal narrative, 1854Add to your cart.
New York: Harper & Brothers
Creator: Kane, Elisha Kent
Other Information: Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847; Grinnell Expedition (1st : 1850-1851); Arctic regions
Item 3: Catalogue of the Rudolphe Kann collection:  objets dart, 1907Add to your cart.
Paris: Objets dart:  J. Mannheim ; manuscripts:  E. Rahir
Creator: Kann, Rudolf
Other Information: Art objects--Private collections; Manuscripts--Collectors and collecting; Illumination of books and manuscript
Item 4: Anthropologie in pragmatischer Hinsicht, 1800Add to your cart.
K
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Anthropology; Human beings
Item 5: Anthropologie in pragmatischer Hinsicht abgefasst, 1820Add to your cart.
K
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Item 6: Critik der reinen Vernunft, 1818Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Johann Friedrich Hartknoch
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Knowledge, Theory of; Causation; Reason
Item 7: Critik der Urtheilskraft, 1799Add to your cart.
Berlin: Lagarde
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Judgment (Logic); Aesthetics--Early works to 1800; Teleology
Item 8: Geografia fisica, 1807-1811Add to your cart.
Milano: Giovanni Silvestri
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Item 9: Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten, 1797Add to your cart.
Riga: Johann Friedrich Hartknoch
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Ethics
Item 10: Immanuel Kants Logik:  ein Handbuch zu Vorlesungen, 1800Add to your cart.
K
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Logic--Early works to 1800
Item 11: Die Metaphysik der Sitten, 1803Add to your cart.
K
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Ethics
Item 12: Die Metaphysik der Sitten; Der Streit der Fakultaeten  Herausgegeben von Dr. Benzion Kellermann, 1922Add to your cart.
Berlin: Verlegt Bei Bruno Cassirer
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Ethics; Philosophy--Study and Teaching
Item 13: Metaphysische Anfangsgruende der Naturwissenschaft, 1787Add to your cart.
Riga: Johann Friedrich Hartknoch
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Metaphysics; Science--Philosophy
Item 14: Metaphysische Anfangsgruende der Naturwissenschaft, 1800Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Johann Friedrich Hartknoch
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Metaphysics; Science--Philosophy
Item 15: Ueber eine Entdeckung, nach der alle neue Critik der reinen Vernunft durch eine aeltere entbehrlich gemacht werden soll, 1791Add to your cart.
K
Creator: Kant, Immanuel
Other Information: Knowledge, Theory of; Eberhard, J. A. (Johann August), 1739-1809
Item 16: Arcadia borealis; selected poems of Erik Axel Karlfeldt, 1938Add to your cart.
Minneapolis, Minn.: University of Minnesota Press
Creator: Karlfeldt, Erik Axel
Item 17: Woman in France during the eighteenth century, 1893Add to your cart.
New York: Putnam
Creator: Kavanagh, Julia
Other Information: Women in France; France--Social life and customs--18th century; France--Court and courtiers
Item 18: An account of the Pelew Islands, situated in the western part of the Pacific Ocean. Composed from the journals and communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and some of his officers, who, in August 1783, were there shipwrecked, in the Antelope ..., 1788Add to your cart.
London: Printed for Captain Wilson, and sold by G. Nicol
Creator: Keate, George
Other Information: Pala language; Antelope (Packet); Palau Islands
Item 19: An account of the Pelew islands, situated in the western part of the Pacific Ocean. Composed from the journals and communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and some of his officers, who, in August 1783, were there shipwrecked, in the Antelope, 1789Add to your cart.
London: Printed for Captain Wilson, and sold by G. Nicol
Creator: Keate, George
Other Information: Pala language; Antelope (Packet); Palau Islands
Item 20: Odes, sonnets & lyrics of John Keats, 1922Add to your cart.
Portland, Maine: Thomas Bird Mosher
Creator: Keats, John
Item 21: Poems, odes, sonnets, 1952Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Creator: Keats, John
Item 22: Le beau meuble de France, 1930Add to your cart.
Paris: editions Nilsson
Creator: Keim, Albert
Other Information: Furniture, French
Item 23: Proverbs of all nations, 1861Add to your cart.
London: W. Kent
Creator: Kelly, Walter Keating
Other Information: Proverbs
Item 24: Journal of a residence on a Georgian plantation in 1838-1839, 1863Add to your cart.
New York: Harper & Brothers
Creator: Kemble, Francis Anne
Other Information: Slavery in the United States--Georgia; Georgia--Social life and customs
Item 25: Keeper's travels in search of his master, 1799Add to your cart.
London: E. Newbery
Creator: Kendall, Edward Augustus
Item 26: Keeper's travels in search of his master, 1803Add to your cart.
London: J. Harris
Creator: Kendall, Edward Augustus
Item 27: Travels through Germany, Bohemia, Hungary, Switzerland, Italy, and Lorrain. Giving a true and just description of the present state of those countries; their natural, literary, and political history; manners, laws, commerce, manufactures, painting, sculpture, architecture, coins, antiquities, curiosities of art and nature, etc., 1756Add to your cart.
London: A. Linde and T. Field
Creator: Keyssler, Johann Georg
Other Information: Europe--Description and travel--17th-18th centuries
Item 28: Brazil and the Brazilians portrayed in historical and descriptive sketches, 1857Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Childs & Peterson
Creator: Kidder, Daniel P.
Other Information: Brazil--Description and travel; Brazil--Social life and customs; Brazil--History
Item 29: Mormonism and the Mormons:  a historical view of the rise and progress of the sect self-styled Latter-day saints, 1845Add to your cart.
New York: G. Lane & C.B. Tippett
Creator: Kidder, Daniel P.
Other Information: Mormons and Mormonism
Item 30: Sword and blossom poems from the Japanese, 1908Add to your cart.
Tokyo: T. Hasegawa
Creator: Kimura, Shotaro
Other Information: Japanese poetry--Translations into English; Chinese poetry--Japan--Translations into English; War poetry, Japanese--Translations into English
Item 31: The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 2 June 1953. [Approved souvenir programme], [1953]Add to your cart.
[London]: [s. n.]
Creator: King George's Jubilee Trust, London
Other Information: Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926---Coronation
Item 32: The art of cookery:  a poem in imitation of Horace's Art of poetry, 1708Add to your cart.
London: Printed, and are to be sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster
Creator: King, William
Other Information: Cookery--Humor; Horace--Parodies, imitations, etc.
Item 33: Barrack-room ballads and departmental ditties, 1934Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Creator: Kipling, Rudyard
Item 34: China monumentis qua sacris qua profanis, 1667Add to your cart.
Amstelodami: Jacobum a Meurs
Creator: Kircher, Athanasius
Other Information: Monuments--China--Early works to 1800; China--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; China--Antiquities--Early works to 1800
Item 35: China monumentis qua sacris qua profanis, 1667Add to your cart.
Amstelodami: Jacobum a Meurs
Creator: Kircher, Athanasius
Other Information: Monuments--China--Early works to 1800; China--Description and travel--Early works to 1800; China--Antiquities--Early works to 1800
Item 36: Mundus subterraneus, in XII libros digestus; qvo divinum subterrestris mundi opificium, mira ergasteriorum naturae in eo distributio, verbo... Protei regnum, universae denique naturae majestas & divitiae summa rerum varietate exponuntur, abditorum effectuum causae acri indagine inquistae demonstrantur, cognitae per artis & naturae conjugium ad humanae vitae necessarium usum vario experimentorum apparata, necnon novo modo & ratione applicantur. Ad Alexandrum VII. pont. opt. max., 1678Add to your cart.
Amstelodami: Joannem Janssonium a Waesberge & filios
Creator: Kircher, Athanasius
Other Information: Science--Early works to 1800; Geology--Early works to 1800; Natural history--Early works to 1800
Item 37: Autumn hours and fireside reading, 1854Add to your cart.
New York: Charles Scribner
Creator: Kirkland, Caroline M.
Item 38: Two tracts on the founding and maintaining of parochial libraries in Scotland, by James Kirkwood, 1906Add to your cart.
Chicago: A. C. McClurg
Creator: Kirkwood, James
Other Information: Libraries
Item 39: Dickens and his illustrators:  Cruikshank, Seymour, Buss, "Phiz," Cattermole, Leech, Doyle, Stanfield, Maclise, Tenniel, Frank Stone, Landseer, Palmer, Topham, Marcus Stone, and Luke Fildes / by Frederick G. Kitton ; with twenty-two portraits and facsimiles of seventy original drawings now reproduced for the first time, 1899Add to your cart.
London: George Redway
Creator: Kitton, Frederic George
Other Information: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870--Illustrations; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Artists, English
Item 40: Baukunft am Nieder-Rhein, 1919Add to your cart.
Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth
Creator: Klapheck, Richard
Item 41: Die ersten gedruckten Pestschriften / Arnold C. Klebs:  Geschichtliche und bibliographische Untersuchungen. Karl Sudhoff:  Der Ulmer Stadtarzt und Schriftsteller Heinrich Steinhowel. Mit Abbildungen im Text, 24 Tafeln und Faksimile von Steinhowel's Buchlein der Pestilenz Ulm 1473, 1926Add to your cart.
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Creator: Klebs, Arnold C.
Other Information: Steinhowel, Heinrich, 1412-1482?; Medicine--Early works to 1800--Bibliography; Plague--bibliography; Incunabula--bibliography; Incunabula--facsimiles; Plague--history--bibliography
Item 42: Der zerbrochene Krug, 1877Add to your cart.
Berlin: A. Hofmann & co.
Creator: Kleist, Heinrich von
Item 43: The journal of Madam Knight, 1935Add to your cart.
New York: Peter Smith
Creator: Knight, Sarah Kemble
Other Information: New England--Description and travel
Item 44: Some random recollections; an informal talk made at the Grolier Club, New York, 21 October 1948, 1949Add to your cart.
New York: The Typophiles
Creator: Knopf, Alfred A.
Item 45: 't Eyland Ceylon in sijn binnenste; of, 't Koningrijck Candy, geopent en nauwkeuriger dan oyt te vooren ondeckt, door Robert Knox, scheeps-capitain der Engelsche Oost-Indische Compagnie, die 20. jaren langh in dit gewest gevancklijck aengehouden geweest, en eyndlijck 't selve door de vlugt ontkomen is ... Vertaeld door S. de Vries. Met koopere figuren, en een nieuwe nauwkeurige Land-kaert, 1692Add to your cart.
Utrecht: Wilhelm Broedelet
Creator: Knox, Robert
Other Information: Sri Lanka
Item 46: A letter to the Right Hon. Lord North, chancellor of the University of Oxford; from Vicesimus Knox, M.A. late fellow of St. John's college, Oxford. Annexed to the tenth edition of Liberal education, 1789Add to your cart.
London: Charles Dilly
Creator: Knox, Vicesimus
Other Information: North, Frederick, Lord, 1732-1792; University of Oxford
Item 47: History of the revolutions in Europe, from the subversion of the Roman empire in the west, till the Congress of Vienna. From the French of Christopher William Koch. By Andrew Crichton. With a continuation to the year 1815, by M. Schoell. Rev. and cor. by an American editor. With a sketch of the late revolutions in France, Belgium, Poland and Greece, 1833Add to your cart.
Middletown [Conn.]: Edwin Hunt
Creator: Koch, Christophe de
Other Information: Revolutions; Europe--History; Europe--History--1879-1815
Item 48: La Grande Ville:  nouveau tableau de paris, 1842Add to your cart.
Paris: Bureau Central des Publications Nouvelles
Creator: Kock, Paul de
Item 49: La Grande Ville:  nouveau tableau de paris, 1844Add to your cart.
Paris: Bureau Central des Publications Nouvelles
Creator: Kock, Paul de
Item 50: The guardian angel, 1802Add to your cart.
London: J. Wright for Vernor and Hood and J. Harris
Creator: Kotzebue, August von
Item 51: Travels from Berlin through Switzerland to Paris in the year 1804, 1804Add to your cart.
London: Richard Phillips
Creator: Kotzebue, August von
Other Information: Theaters--France--Paris; Paris (France)--Description and travel
Item 52: Bilderatlas zur Geschichte der deutschen Nationallitteratur:  eine Ergaenzung zu jeder deutschen Litteraturgeschichte, 1887Add to your cart.
Marburg: N. G. Elwert
Creator: K
Other Information: German literature--History and criticism
Item 53: Bilderatlas zur Geschichte der deutschen Nationallitteratur:  eine Ergaenzung zu jeder deutschen Litteraturgeschichte, 1887Add to your cart.
Marburg: N. G. Elwert
Creator: K
Other Information: German literature--History and criticism
Item 54: Deutscher Literaturatlas, 1909Add to your cart.
Marburg: N. G. Elwert ; Wien:  Karl Konegen ; New York:  G. E. Stechert & Co
Creator: K
Other Information: German literature--History and criticism
Item 55: Alberti Krantzii, rerum germanicarum historici clariss. Regnorum Aquilonarium, Daniae, Sueciae, Noruagiae, Chronica, 1583Add to your cart.
Francofurti ad Moenem: Andreae Wecheli
Creator: Krantz, Albert
Item 56: Saxonia:  weitleufftige, fleissige vnd richtige Beschreibung der Ankunfft, Sietten, Regiment, Religion, Policeyen, Kriegen, Verrueckungen, Vermehrungen, vnd allerley Geschichten, Hendel vnd tapfferer Thaten der Sachsen:  so sich etliche hundert Jar vor Christi Geburt vnd folgendts biss vber das Jar Christi M.D.IIII. zugetragen:  sampt beileufftigen andern vielen Historien vnd Hendeln ... auss vielen Historicis ... vnd Monumenten, 1563Add to your cart.
Leipzigk: [H. Ernesto V
Creator: Krantz, Albert
Other Information: Saxons--History--Early works to 1800; Saxony (Germany)--History--To 1423
Item 57: Menpu, 1925Add to your cart.
Tokyo: Unsodo
Creator: Kubota, Kinsen
Other Information: Masks--Japan--Pictorial works; Masks--China--Pictorial works
Item 58: Selected arrangements of moribana and heikwa, 1934Add to your cart.
New York: Yamanaka & Co.
Creator: Kumagae, Yoshikazu
Other Information: Flower arrangement; Flowers--Japan

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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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