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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"],
[Series 9: Authors Ce-Ch],
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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 40: Authors "Sa-Sc"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Sin-spreuken van Staet, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Saavedra Fajardo, Diego de
Item 2: Delle novelle di Franco Sacchetti, 1724Add to your cart.
Firenze: [s. n.]
Creator: Sacchetti, Franco
Item 3: Vestigi delle antichita di Roma, Tivoli, Pozzuolo et altri luochi come si ritrovavano nel secolo M.D., [n. d.]Add to your cart.
Roma: Gio. Iacomo de Rossi
Creator: Sadeler, Giles
Other Information: Italy--Antiquities
Item 4: Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane, 1740Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: Aux depens de la Compagnie
Creator: Le Sage, Alain Rene
Other Information: Illustrated books--18th century
Item 5: Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane, 1835Add to your cart.
Paris: Paulin
Creator: Le Sage, Alain Rene
Item 6: Histoire generale des choses de la nouvelle-Espagne, 1880Add to your cart.
Paris: G. Masson
Creator: Sahag
Other Information: Indians of Mexico--Antiquities; Aztecs; Natural history--Mexico; Calendar, Mexican; Mexico--History--Conquest, 1519-1540
Item 7: Divi Bernardi doctoris mellitissimi, ac primi abbatis ClarAevallensis cenobij opera, in duos tomos distincta, 1596Add to your cart.
Venetiis: Iuntas
Creator: Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Other Information: Theology--Middle Ages, 600-1500
Item 8: Essais historiques sur Paris, 1778Add to your cart.
Paris: Veuve Duchesne
Creator: Saint-Foix, Germain-Francois Poullain de
Other Information: Paris (France)--History
Item 9: Paul et Virginie, 1798Add to your cart.
Paris: [s. n.]
Creator: Saint-Pierre, Bernardin de
Item 10: Paul et Virginie, 1838Add to your cart.
Paris: L. Curmer
Creator: Saint-Pierre, Bernardin de
Other Information: Botany--Tropics
Item 11: French colour-prints of the XVIII century, 1913Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co.; London, William Heinemann
Creator: Salaman, Malcolm C.
Other Information: Color prints, French
Item 12: A narrative of the expedition to Algiers in the year 1816, under the command of the Right Hon. Admiral Lord Viscount Exmouth, 1819Add to your cart.
London: John Murray
Creator: Salame, Abraham V.
Other Information: Exmouth, Edward Pellew, Viscount, 1757-1833; Algeria--History--English Expedition, 1816; Egypt--Description and travel
Item 13: Art russe moderne, 1928Add to your cart.
Paris: editions Laville
Creator: Salmon, Andre
Other Information: Art, Russian
Item 14: The new universal geographical grammar, 17--Add to your cart.
[Edinburgh?]: [s. n.]
Creator: Salmon, Thomas
Item 15: Les fresques de Boscoreale, 1903Add to your cart.
Paris: C. et E. Canessa
Creator: Sambon, Arthur
Other Information: Mural painting and decoration, Roman--Italy--Boscoreale; Boscoreale (Italy)--Antiquities
Item 16: Britannia antiqua illustrata:  or, The antiquities of ancient Britain, derived from the Phcenicians:  wherein the original trade of this island is discovered, the names of places, offices dignities, as likewise the idolatry, language, and customs of the primitive inhabitants are clearly demonstrated from that nation ... Together with a chronoloical history of this kingdom, from the first traditional beginning, until the year of our Lord 800 ... faithfully collected out of the best authors ... with the antiquities of the Saxons, as well as Phcenicians, Greeks, and Romans, 1676Add to your cart.
London: Tho. Roycroft
Creator: Sammes, Aylett
Other Information: Great Britain--History
Item 17: Catalogue de luxe of the Department of Fine Arts, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, 1915Add to your cart.
San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company
Creator: San Francisco. 1915. Dept. of Fine Arts
Other Information: Art--Exhibitions
Item 18: A genealogical history of the kings of England, and the monarchs of Great Britain, &c., from the Conquest, anno 1066, to the year 1677. In seven parts ... containing a discourse of their several lives, marriages, and issue ... with their effigies, seals, tombs ... all engraven in copper plates, 1683Add to your cart.
London: T. N. for the Author
Creator: Sandford, Francis
Other Information: Great Britain--Kings and rulers
Item 19: The history of the coronation of the most high, most mighty, and most excellent monarch, James II:  by the grace of God, king of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, defender of the faith, &c. and of his royal consort Queen Mary:  solemnized in the Collegiate church of St. Peter in the city of Westminster, on Thursday the 23 of April, being the festival of St. George, in the year of Our Lord 1685:  with an exact account of the several preparations in order thereunto, Their Majesties most splendid processions, and their royal and magnificent feast in Westminster-Hall:  the whole work illustrated with sculptures:  by His Majesties especial command, 1687Add to your cart.
[London] In the Savoy: Thomas Newcomb
Creator: Sandford, Francis
Other Information: Festivals--Great Britain; Costume--Great Britain--History--17th century--Sources; James II, King of England, 1633-1701--Coronation; Mary, of Modena, Queen, consort of James II, King of England, 1658-1718--Coronation; Great Britain--History--James II, 1685-1688
Item 20: The history of the coronation of the most high, most mighty, and most excellent monarch, James II:  by the grace of God, king of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, defender of the faith, &c. and of his royal consort Queen Mary:  solemnized in the Collegiate church of St. Peter in the city of Westminster, on Thursday the 23 of April, being the festival of St. George, in the year of Our Lord 1685:  with an exact account of the several preparations in order thereunto, Their Majesties most splendid processions, and their royal and magnificent feast in Westminster-Hall:  the whole work illustrated with sculptures:  by His Majesties especial command, 1687Add to your cart.
[London] In the Savoy: Thomas Newcomb
Creator: Sandford, Francis
Other Information: Festivals--Great Britain; Costume--Great Britain--History--17th century--Sources; James II, King of England, 1633-1701--Coronation; Mary, of Modena, Queen, consort of James II, King of England, 1658-1718--Coronation; Great Britain--History--James II, 1685-1688
Item 21: The history of Charles the Vth, Emperor and King of Spain, the great hero of the House of Austria:  containing the most remarkable occurrences that happin'd in the world for the space of 56 years, all nations being in a greater or less measure engag'd in the world for the space of 56 years, all nations being in a greater or less measure engag'd in the contests and confusions of those times, 1703Add to your cart.
London: R. Smith
Creator: Sandoval, Prudencio de
Other Information: Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558; Holy Roman Empire--History--Charles V, 1519-1556; Spain--History--Charles I, 1516-1556
Item 22: Sandow on physical training; a study in the perfect type of the human form ... Comp. and ed. under Mr. Sandow's direction, by G. Mercer Adam ..., 1894Add to your cart.
London: Gale & Polden, ltd. ; New York:  J. S. Tait & Sons
Creator: Sandow, Eugen
Other Information: Physical education and training; Gymnastics
Item 23: The bridle-way, 1925Add to your cart.
London: Elkin Mathews
Creator: Sandwich, George Charles Montagu, Earl of
Item 24: A Paraphrase upon the Divine Poems, 1638Add to your cart.
London: At the Bell in St. Pauls Church-yard
Creator: Sandys, George
Item 25: A relation of a iourney begun an:  Dom:  1610.:  Fovre bookes.:  Containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Aegypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote parts of Italy, and ilands adioyning, 1632Add to your cart.
London: Ro:  Allot
Creator: Sandys, George
Other Information: Middle East--Description and travel; Italy--Description and travel--1501-1800; Turkey--Description and travel
Item 26: Travels in Lower Canada:  with the author's recollections of the soil, and aspect, the morals, habits, and religious institutions of that country, 1820Add to your cart.
London: Sir Richard Phillips and Co.
Creator: Sansom, Joseph
Other Information: Quebec (Province)--Description and travel; Southern States--Description and travel
Item 27: The songs of Sappho, 1948Add to your cart.
Mount Vernon, N. Y.: The Peter Pauper Press
Creator: Sappho
Item 28: The silva of North America. A description of the trees which grow naturally in North America, exclusive of Mexico, 1892-1902Add to your cart.
Boston ; New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Co.
Creator: Sargent, Charles Sprague
Other Information: Trees, America (North)
Item 29: The work of John S. Sargent, R. A., 1903Add to your cart.
London: William Heinemann; New York, Charles Scribner's Sons
Creator: Sargent, John Singer
Other Information: Painting, American
Item 30: Discorso dell'origine, forma, leggi, ed vso dell'Vfficio dell'Inqvisitione nella citta, e dominio di Venetia, 1639Add to your cart.
[s. l.]: [s. n.]
Creator: Sarpi, Paolo
Other Information: Inquisition--Italy--Venice
Item 31: Histoire du Concile de Trente, 1713Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: G. P. & J. Blaeu
Creator: Sarpi, Paolo
Other Information: Council of Trent (1545-1563)
Item 32: Lafayette et la revolution de 1830:  histoire des choses et des hommes de juillet, 1833Add to your cart.
[Paris]: Thoisnier Desplaces
Creator: Sarrans, Bernard
Other Information: Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834; France--History--July Revolution, 1830
Item 33: The elements of algebra, in ten books. I. The life and character of the author. II. His Palpable arithmetic decyphered, 1741Add to your cart.
Cambridge: University Press
Creator: Saunderson, Nicholas
Other Information: Algebra--Early works to 1800
Item 34: Traite des jardins, 1732Add to your cart.
Paris: Simart
Creator: Saussay
Other Information: Fruit-culture--Early works to 1800; Gardening--Early works to 1800
Item 35: The works of Richard Savage, Esq. ...:  with an account of the life and writings of the author / by Samuel Johnson, L.L.D., 1777Add to your cart.
Dublin: William Whitestone
Creator: Savage, Richard
Item 36: Albvm Dianae leporicidae, sive, Venationis leporinae leges:  ad illustrissimum Pomponivm de Believre, 1655Add to your cart.
Cadomi: Clavdii Le Blanc
Creator: Savary, Jacques
Other Information: Hare hunting--Poetry; Hare hunting--Dictionaries--Latin
Item 37: Compendio di Revelatione, 1495Add to your cart.
Florence: F. Buonaccorsi
Creator: Savonarola, Girolamo
Other Information: Private revelations--Early works to 1800; Prophecy (Christianity)--Early works to 1800; Apocalyptic literature--Early works to 1800; Church renewal--Early works to 1800
Item 38: Les reveries, ou Memoires sur l'art de la guerre de Maurice comte de Saxe, duc de Courlande et de Semigalle, 1756Add to your cart.
La Haye: Pierre Gosse
Creator: Saxe, Maurice, comte de
Other Information: Military art and science--France--Early works to 1800
Item 39: The complete writings of Thomas Say on the entomology of North America, 1883Add to your cart.
Boston: S. E. Cassino & Company
Creator: Say, Thomas
Other Information: Insects--North America; Entomology
Item 40: The comical romance:  and other tales, 1892Add to your cart.
London: Lawrence and Bullen
Creator: Scarron, Monsieur
Item 41: Oeuvres de monsieur Scarron, 1752Add to your cart.
Amsterdam: J. Wetstein
Creator: Scarron, Monsieur
Item 42: Roman comique, 1785Add to your cart.
Londres. [i.e., Paris]: [H. M. Cazin]
Creator: Scarron, Monsieur
Other Information: Roman francais--18th century
Item 43: Atlas homannianus illustratus, das ist, Geographische, physicalische, moralische, politische und historische Erklaerung der nach des seligen Herrn Johann Huebners Methode illuminirten Homannischen Universal-Charten, 1748Add to your cart.
Leipzig ; Eisenach: Michael Gottlieb Griessbach
Creator: Schatz, Johann Jacob
Item 44: Das Kloster. Weltlich und geistlich. Meist aus der aeltern deutschen volks-, wunder-, curiositaeten-, und vorzugsweise komischen Literatur, 1845Add to your cart.
Stuttgart: Verlag des Herausgebers ; Leipzig:  Theodor Thomas
Creator: Scheible, Johann
Other Information: German literature--Early modern, 1500-1700; German wit and humor; Folklore--Germany
Item 45: Lebensbeschreibung des beruehmten Ritters Sebastian Schaertlins von Burtenbach:  aus dessen eigenen und Geschlechts-Nachrichten vollstaendig herausgegeben und mit Anmerkungen und Beylagen versehen, 1777Add to your cart.
Frankfurt ; Leipzig: [s. n.]
Creator: Schertlin von Burtenbach, Sebastian
Other Information: Military biography; Schertlin von Burtenbach, Sebastian, 1496-1577; Holy Roman Empire--History--Charles V, 1519-1556
Item 46: Die Horen:  eine Monatsschrift, 1795Add to your cart.
T
Creator: Schiller, Friedrich
Item 47: Die Jungfrau von Orleans:  eine romantische Tragoedie, 1804Add to your cart.
Berlin: Johann Friedrich Unger
Creator: Schiller, Friedrich
Other Information: Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431--Drama
Item 48: Saemtliche Werke in einem Baenden, 1840Add to your cart.
Leipzig: J. G. Cotta'scher Verlag
Creator: Schiller, Friedrich
Item 49: Der Rosenstock:  eine interessante Erzaehlung, 1872Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Schaefer & Koradi
Creator: Schmid, Christoph von
Item 50: Wahrhafftige Historien einer wunderbaren Schiffart, 1962Add to your cart.
Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt
Creator: Schmidel, Ulrich
Other Information: Indians of South America; America--Discovery and exploration--Spanish; Argentina--History--1535-1617; Paraguay--History--To 1811; Rio de la Plata; America--Early accounts to 1600
Item 51: Kunstschaetze aus Tirol, 1894-1902Add to your cart.
Wien: Anton Schroll & Co.
Creator: Schmidt, Otto
Other Information: Art--Tyrol; Architecture--Tyrol
Item 52: Summary narrative of an exploratory expedition to the sources of the Mississippi River, in 1820:  resumed and completed, by the discovery of its origin in Itasca Lake, in 1832. By authority of the United States. With appendices, comprising ... all of the official reports and scientific papers of both expeditions, 1855Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, and Co.
Creator: Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe
Other Information: Natural history--Northwest, Old; Natural history--Mississippi River Valley; Indians of North America; Geology--New York (State); Ojibwa language; Mississippi River--Sources; Great Lakes; Northwest, Old--Description and travel; United States--Exploring expeditions
Item 53: Deutsche Sculpturen der Neuzeit:  eine Sammlung hervorragender Werke der Bildhauerkunst ausgefuehrt von Zeitgenoessischen Kuenstlern, [n. d.]Add to your cart.
Berlin ; New York: Bruno Hessling
Creator: Schulz, Arthur
Item 54: Deutsche Bibeln, vom aeltesten Bibeldruck bis zur Lutherbibel, 1934Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Bibliographisches Institut ag.
Creator: Schulze, Friedrich
Other Information: Bible. German--Versions
Item 55: Micae panis caelestis:  De mensa Domini deciduae, pro catellis famellicis colllectae, sive, Doctrinae morales, ex sacrosancto Eucharistiae Sacramento, eiusque speciebus, in gratiam animarum venerabili sacramento specialiter affectarum deductae, 1661Add to your cart.
Monachii: Ioannis Wilhelmi Schell
Creator: Schwertfer, Wenceslaus
Other Information: Lord's Supper--Catholic Church--Early works to 1800; Christian life--Catholic authors--Early works to 1800; Catholic Church--Doctrines
Item 56: The development of language; an elementary study of language history and of the growth of our speech for use in schools, 1921Add to your cart.
Chicago: Scott, Foresman and Company
Creator: Scott, Harry Fletcher
Other Information: Indo-European languages; English language
Item 57: Picturesque views of the city of Paris and its environs; consisting of views on the Seine, public buildings, characteristic scenery, etc., 1823Add to your cart.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Creator: Scott, John
Other Information: Paris (France)--Pictorial works
Item 58: The lady of the lake; a poem, 1811Add to your cart.
London: John Sharpe
Creator: Scott, Walter, Sir
Item 59: The Lord of the isles:  a poem, 1815Add to your cart.
Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co. ; London:  Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Creator: Scott, Walter, Sir
Item 60: The poetical works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart., [n. d.]Add to your cart.
London: George Routledge and Sons
Creator: Scott, Walter, Sir
Item 61: The poetical works of Walter Scott, esq., 1819Add to your cart.
New-York: James Eastburn & Co.
Creator: Scott, Walter, Sir

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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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