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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 38: Authors "Ra-Ri"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Mischnah oder der text des Talmuds:  das ist, sammlung der aufsaeze der aeltesten, und muendlichen ueberlieferungen oder traditionen, 1760Add to your cart.
Onolzbach: Jacob Christoph Posch
Creator: Rabe, Johann Jacob
Item 2: Oeuvres de Jean Racine, 1768Add to your cart.
Paris: Louis Cellot
Creator: Racine, Jean
Item 3: Theatre complet de J. Racine, precede de la vie de l'auteur, 1877Add to your cart.
Paris: Laplace, Sanchez et Cie.
Creator: Racine, Jean
Item 4: Polychromatic ornament. One hundred plates in gold, silver, and colours, comprising upwards of two thousand specimens of the various styles of ancient, oriental, and mediAeval art, and including the renaissance and the seventeenth and eigtheenth centuries, 1873Add to your cart.
London: Henry Sotheran and Co.
Creator: Racinet, Auguste
Other Information: Decoration and ornament
Item 5: Switzerland:  its mountains and valleys:  with four hundred and eighteen illustrations after original drawings by eminent foreign artists, 1879Add to your cart.
New York: Scribner and Welford
Creator: Raden, Woldemar
Other Information: Switzerland--Description and travel
Item 6: Recueil de pieces curieuses sur les matieres les plus interessantes, 1736Add to your cart.
Rotterdam: La veuve Thomas Johnson et fils
Creator: Radicati, Alberto, conte di Passerano
Other Information: Catholic Church--Clergy
Item 7: Ichthyologia ohiensis; or, Natural history of the fishes inhabiting the river Ohio and its tributary streams, 1899Add to your cart.
Cleveland: The Burrows Brothers Co.
Creator: Rafinesque, Constantine Samuel
Other Information: Fish--Ohio River
Item 8: The history of the world, in five books, 1687Add to your cart.
London: Tho. Basset [et al.]
Creator: Raleigh, Walter, Sir
Other Information: History, Ancient
Item 9: The history of the world, 1614Add to your cart.
London: Walter Burre
Creator: Raleigh, Walter, Sir
Other Information: History, Ancient
Item 10: The history of the world, 1628Add to your cart.
London: Walter Burre
Creator: Raleigh, Walter, Sir
Other Information: History, Ancient
Item 11: The other side of the question:  or, An attempt to rescue the characters of the two royal sisters Q. Mary and Q. Anne, out of the hands of the D---s d----- of -----. In which all the remarkables in Her Grace's late Account are stated in their full strength, as fully answer'd; the conduct of several noble persons is justify'd; and all the necessary lights are thrown on our court-history from the revolution, to the change of the ministry in 1710. In a letter to Her Grace. By a woman of quality, 1742Add to your cart.
London: T. Cooper
Creator: Ralph, James
Other Information: Marlborough, Sarah Jennings Churchill, Duchess of, 1660-1744. An account of the conduct of the Dowager Duchess of Marlborough; Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1665-1714
Item 12: Betrachtungen ueber das gantze Leiden Christi:  Im Oelgarten, vor dem geistlichen Gericht der Jueden, vor dem weltlichen Gericht Pilati und Herodis, und auf dem Berge Golgotha, nach der harmonishen Beschreibung der vier Evangelisten abgehandelt, 1732Add to your cart.
Jena: Johann Bernhard Hartung
Creator: Rambach, Johann Jacob
Other Information: Jesus Christ--Passion--Meditations
Item 13: [Illustrations to Wieland], [n. d.]Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Ramberg
Item 14: Les voyages de Cyrus:  avec un discours sur la mythologie, 1753Add to your cart.
Paris: Quillau ; Babuty Fils
Creator: Ramsay, Andrew Michael, Chevalier
Other Information: Voyages, Imaginary
Item 15: Histoire de la revolution d'Amerique, par rapport a la Caroline Meridionale, 1787Add to your cart.
Londres: Froulle
Creator: Ramsay, David
Other Information: South Carolina--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Caroline du Sud--Histoire--1775-1783 (Revolution)--Ouvrages avant 1800
Item 16: The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the armies of the United States of America throughout the war which established their independence; and first president of the United States, 1811Add to your cart.
Boston: D. Mallory
Creator: Ramsay, David
Other Information: Washington, George, 1732-1799
Item 17: The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the armies of the United States, in the war which established their independence; and first president of the United States, 1807Add to your cart.
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies ; Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme
Creator: Ramsay, David
Other Information: Washington, George, 1732-1799
Item 18: Della gverra di Costantinopoli per la restitvtione de gl'imperatori Comneni fatta da' sig. venetiani, et francesi, l'anno MCCiV:  Libri sei, 1604Add to your cart.
Venetia: Domenico Nicolini
Creator: Ramusio, Paolo
Other Information: Crusades--Fourth, 1202-1204; Latin Empire, 1204-1261
Item 19: Poems, 1640Add to your cart.
London: [s. n.]
Creator: Randolph, Thomas
Item 20: Poems, with the Muses looking-glass:  and Amyntas, 1638Add to your cart.
Oxford: Francis Bowman
Creator: Randolph, Thomas
Item 21: Russian fairy tales, chiefly following the versions of Arthur Ransome, 1946Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Creator: Ransome, Arthur
Other Information: Fairy tales
Item 22: The history of England, 1732Add to your cart.
London: James, John and Paul Knapton
Creator: Rapin de Thoyras, Paul
Other Information: Great Britain--History--Early works to 1800
Item 23: The life and public services of Abraham Lincoln ... together with his state papers, including his speeches, addresses, messages, letters, and proclamations, and the closing scenes connected with his life and death, 1865Add to your cart.
New York: Derby and Miller
Creator: Raymond, Henry J.
Other Information: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
Item 24: Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissements & du commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes, 1776Add to your cart.
La Haye: Gosse, Fils
Creator: Raynal, abbe
Other Information: Colonization--History; Commerce--History; East Indies; America--Description and exploration
Item 25: Revolution de l'Amerique, 1781Add to your cart.
Londres: Lockier Davis
Creator: Raynal, abbe
Other Information: United States--Politics and government--1775-1783; United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Item 26: De pileo, caeterisque capitis tegminibus tam sacris, quam profanis, 1671Add to your cart.
Amstelodami: Andreae Frisii
Creator: Raynaud, Theophile
Other Information: Head-gear
Item 27: History of a trip to the great Saginaw Valley, June, 1871, by invitation of the Fort Wayne, Muncie, and Cincinnati railroad, and with the co-operation of the Bee line, Fort Wayne, Jackson and Saginaw, and Jackson, Lansing and Saginaw railroad companies, 1871Add to your cart.
Indianapolis: R. J. Bright & Co.
Creator: Ream, Laura
Other Information: Railroads--Michigan; Railroads--Indiana; Saginaw River Valley (Mich.)--Description and travel
Item 28: The art of money getting:  showing the means by which an individual may obtain and retain health, wealth, and happiness, 1832Add to your cart.
Boston: Richardson, Lord & Holbrook
Creator: Rede, Leman Thomas
Other Information: Conduct of life; Success in business
Item 29: Lord John Russell, 1895Add to your cart.
London: Sampson, Low, Marston & Company
Creator: Reid, Stuart Johnson
Other Information: Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878
Item 30: Palast-architektur von Ober-Italien und Toscana vom XV. bis XVII. jahrhundert:  Genua, 1886Add to your cart.
Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth
Creator: Reinhardt, Robert
Other Information: Palaces--Italy--Genoa; Architecture, Renaissance--Italy--Genoa;  (Italy)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Item 31: Marie-Caroline, Duchesse de Berry, 1816-1830, 1906Add to your cart.
Paris: Manzi, Joyant & cie.
Creator: Reiset, Tony Henri Auguste, vicomte de
Other Information: Berry, Marie-Caroline de Bourbon-Sicile, duchesse de, 1798-1870
Item 32: Vie de Jesus, 1863Add to your cart.
Paris: Michel Levy Freres
Creator: Renan, Ernest
Other Information: Jesus Christ
Item 33: L'art naval, 1868Add to your cart.
Paris: L. Hachette et Cie.
Creator: Renard, Leon
Other Information: Shipbuilding--History
Item 34: Philippi Mariae Renazzi advocati et antecessoris Romani elementaris criminalis liber II. de poenis generatim, 1802?Add to your cart.
Romae: Vincentii Pogglioli
Creator: Renazzi, Filippo Maria
Other Information: Criminal law
Item 35: Odd whims; and miscellanies, 1804Add to your cart.
London: William Miller
Creator: Repton, Humphry
Item 36: Memoirs of the Cardinal de Retz:  containing the particulars of his own life, with the most secret transactions of the French court and the civil wars:  translated from the French, 1774Add to your cart.
London: T. Becket, T. Cadell, and T. Evans
Creator: Retz, Jean Francois Paul de Gondi de
Other Information: Retz, Jean Francois Paul de Gondi de, 1613-1679; France--Court and courtiers
Item 37: Memoires du cardinal de Retz, de Guy Joli, et de la duchesse de Nemours; contenant ce qui s'est passe de remarquable en France pendant les premieres annees du regne de Louis XIV, 1820Add to your cart.
Paris: Etienne Ledoux
Creator: Retz, Jean Francois Paul de Gondi de
Other Information: France--History--Louis XIV, 1643-1715; France--Court and courtiers
Item 38: Retzsch's Outlines to Buerger's ballads, 1840Add to your cart.
Leipsic: Ernest Fleischer
Creator: Retzsch, Moritz
Other Information: B
Item 39: God's revenge against murder remarkably display'd in thirty tragical histories, 1740Add to your cart.
London: T. Read
Creator: Reynolds, John
Item 40: Vox coeli,, or,, Newes from heauen, of a consvltation there held by the high and mighty princes, King Hen. 8., King Edw. 6., Prince Henry, Queene Mary, Queene Elizabeth, and Queene Anne;:  wherein Spaines ambition and treacheries to most kingdomes and free estates of Europe, are vnmask'd and truly represented, but more particularly towards England, and now more especially vnder the pretended match of Prince Charles, with the infanta Dona Maria. ; Whereunto is annexed two letters written by Queene Mary from heauen, the one to Count Gondomar, the ambassadour of Spaine, the other to all the Romane Catholiques of England, 1624Add to your cart.
Elisium [i.e. London]: [s. n.]
Creator: Reynolds, John
Other Information: Maria Anna, consort of Ferdinand III, Emperor of Germany, d. 1646; Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649; Fictitious imprints (Publishing)--17th century; Great Britain--Foreign relations--Spain; Spain--Foreign relations--Great Britain; Great Britain--History--James I, 1603-1625; Great Britain--Politics and government--1603-1625
Item 41: The public laws of the state of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations:  as revised by a committee, and finally enacted by the honourable General Assembly, at their session in January, 1798:  to which are prefixed, the Charter, Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation, Constitution of the United States, and President Washington's address of September 1796, 1798Add to your cart.
Providence: Carter and Wilkinson
Creator: Rhode Island
Other Information: Law--Rhode Island
Item 42: Cradle songs and nursery rhymes, 1894Add to your cart.
London ; New York: Walter Scott
Creator: Rhys, Grace Little
Other Information: Children's poetry; Nursery rhymes; English poetry
Item 43: A catalogue of early Italian majolica in the collection of Mortimer L. Schiff, 1927Add to your cart.
New York: [s. n.]
Creator: Ricci, Seymour de
Other Information: Majolica; Pottery--Private collections
Item 44: Voyages chez les peuples sauvages, ou l'Homme de la nature, histoire des peuples sauvages des deux continens, et des naturels des isles de la mer du Sud, 1808Add to your cart.
Paris: Laurens a
Creator: Richard, M. l'abbe
Other Information: Prehistoric peoples; Primitive societies; Ethnology--Oceania
Item 45: Estranged, 1950Add to your cart.
Washington, D. C.: Privately printed by Council Press
Creator: Richart, Bette
Item 46: Traitte qui contient la methode la plus facile et la plus asseuree pour convertir ceux qui se sont separez de l'eglise, 1663Add to your cart.
Paris: Sebastien Cramoisy
Creator: Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, duc de
Item 47: he tales of the genii, or, the delightful lessons of Horam, the son of Asmar, 1781Add to your cart.
London: G. Wilkie
Creator: Ridley, James
Other Information: Tales--Iran; Tales--Russia
Item 48: The tales of the genii:  or, The delightful lessons of Horam the son of Asmar, 1804Add to your cart.
London: James Wallis
Creator: Ridley, James
Item 49: In funere Caroli III, Hispan. Regis Catholici oratio habita in sacello pontificio, 1789Add to your cart.
Parmae: Ex Regio typographeo
Creator: Ridolfi, Bernardino
Other Information: Charles III, King of Spain, 1716-1788
Item 50: Voyage en Sicile et dans la grande Grece, 1773Add to your cart.
Lausanne: Franc. Grasset & Comp.
Creator: Riedesel, Johann Hermann von
Other Information: Mediterranean Region--Description and travel
Item 51: Memoirs of the Duke de Ripperda:  first embassador from the States-General to his Most Catholick Majesty, then Duke and Grandee of Spain; afterwards bashaw and prime minister to Muly Abdalla, Emperor of Fez and Morocco, &c.:  Being an entertaining and secret history of the reign of Philip V. late King of Spain, from the best authorities.:  Interspers'd throughout with several curious particulars relating to the Cardinals del Guidice, and Alberoni ... and several other persons of distinction in the Spanish court.:  As also a distinct and impartial detail of the differences between the courts of London and Madrid; with many original memorials, and other valuable papers.:  And an alphabetical index, 1740Add to your cart.
London: Daniel Browne
Creator: Ripperda, Joan Willem van, duque
Other Information: Spain--History--Philip V, 1700-1746; Spain--Foreign relations; Morocco--History
Item 52: Travelling sketches on the Rhine, and in Belgium and Holland, 1833Add to your cart.
London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman
Creator: Ritchie, Leitch
Other Information: Rhine River and Valley--Description and travel; Belgium--Description and travel; Netherlands--Description and travel
Item 53: Andreae Riveti SS. Theol. Doct. & prof. Disputationes tredecim:  de iusta & gratiosa Dei dispensatione circa salutem generis humani,:  habitae publice in celeberrima Batavorum Academia,:  quibus accessit, ejusdem Collegium controversiarum inter orthodoxos & pontificios, brevibus positionibus comprehensum, 1631Add to your cart.
Lugduni Batavorum: Ex officina Bonaventurae & Abrahami Elzevir
Creator: Rivet, Andre
Other Information: Election (Theology)--Early works to 1800; Grace (Theology)--Early works to 1800; Reprobation--Early works to 1800; Theology, Doctrinal--Early works to 1800

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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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