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Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
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605
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739,878
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The Glenn R. Negley Collection of Utopian Literature in Duke University’s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library contains over 900 works, dating from the sixteenth to the twentieth century. The collection includes utopias and dystopias, works which, according to Dr. Negley, "use the device of a fictional society or state to present views of an ideal (utopian) or less than ideal (dystopian) value structure," especially focused on the political functioning of the...
Duke University Libraries, University Archives
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686
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1.7M
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The Duke University Archives preserves the historical record of the university. This collection provides access to several key campus publications including the Chanticleer (student yearbook), the Trinity College Historical Papers (series of early faculty publications), as well as other core resources, such as campus course catalogs.
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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2,389
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1.1M
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Duke holds one of the world’s largest collections of Confederate imprints, or items printed in the Confederate States of America between secession from the Union and the surrender of the Confederate military forces (December 1860-April 1865). Confederate imprints are notable for their fragility and ephemerality, due to the scarcity of high-quality paper and a lack of large publishing and printing houses in the South, as well as for the view their contents give of military and civilian life in...
Topics: Confederate, Civil War, American history
Duke University Libraries, Divinity School
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1,131
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393,810
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The focus of this collection is on the Judeo-Christian tradition, with some emphasis on Methodism in the United States. It also embraces the diversity of world religions including, but not limited to Islam, Buddhism and Hinduism.
Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
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2,214
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660,518
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The Jantz Collection at Duke Libraries
Duke University Libraries, Emblem Books
Duke University Libraries, Emblem Books
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337
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373,781
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Emblem books are a genre of illustrated books that was popular from the 16th to the 18th centuries in Europe. Emblem books contain illustrations that often visually represent or illustrate a moral fable or an allegory. The illustration is often paired with a phrase of text, like a motto or an epigram,that further explains the image. Many emblem books serve a didactic purpose and explain virtues, vices, religious principals etc. through words and image. Many significant artists, authors, and...
Duke University Press
Duke University Press
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5,216
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158,366
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Duke University Press is an academic publisher of books and journals across the humanities, social sciences, and more. Duke University Press has decided to make available via open access a substantial set of its older books that are no longer selling actively. The DUP collection is composed of some of those books; others may be available only via the HathiTrust.
Duke University Russian Imprints
Duke University Russian Imprints
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816
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52,805
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A collection of Russian Imprints from Duke University.
Duke University Libraries, History of Medicine
Duke University Libraries, History of Medicine
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467
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187,598
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The History of Medicine Collections in Duke University’s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library contains over 20,000 rare books and 4,000 manuscript items, along with numerous prints, photos, and other types of ephemera. The collection strengths are in the following areas: anesthesiology, human sexuality, materia medica, pediatrics, psychiatry, vivisection, and yellow fever.
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Works from and about the British Romantic era of the late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth centuries, from the holdings of the Duke University David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library. The collection is espec ially rich in the works of Lord Byron and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, including some unique copies, but also includes significant editions of works by Leigh Hunt, John Keats, Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Shelley, Robert Southey, William Wordsworth, and others. Many items in the...
Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
by 01 Akhtari, Mustafá ibn Ahmad, d. 1560 or 61; 01 d. 1560 or 61
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Topic: Arabic language
Duke University Libraries
by Rizal, José, 1861-1896; Mariano, Patricio
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Translation of El Filibusterismo
Duke University Libraries
by Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965
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Poem
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This collection of works of literature by British women of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries from the Duke University David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library provides insight not only into the development of the novel, but also of new literary genres in general and the societal forces that gave rise to female authors in the Victorian era. Gothic romances, epistolary novels, and societal "problem" novels are also represented in the collection and attest to the role...
Topic: keyword
Duke University Libraries
by Apollinaire, Guillaume, 1880-1918
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-Ondes. -Étendards. -Casé d'armons. -Luerus des tirs. -Obus couleur de lune. -La tête étoilée
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
"The exquisite presswork and binding [are] by Cranston & Curts, Cincinnati."
Topic: Utopias
Duke University Libraries, Divinity School
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Includes bibliographical references (p.174-175) and indexes.
Topics: Synoptic problem, Q hypothesis
Duke University Libraries
by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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326 p. 21 cm
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Official publications by the British colonial government in Madras [now, Chennai] from 1670 - 1835, including district records; diaries; domestic and overseas political correspondence; dispatches; letters to and from Fort St. George; copies of wills, probates and letters of administration; pleadings in the Mayor’s Court; consultations; and minutes of proceedings.
Duke University Libraries
by Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900; Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
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182 p. 19 cm
Topic: Christianity
Duke University Libraries
by Topsell, Edward, 1572-1625?; Gessner, Conrad, 1516-1565; Moffett, Thomas, 1553-1604; Rowland, John, M.D
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Paged continuously
Topic: Zoology
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Donnelly, Ignatius, 1831-1901
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x, 490 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Atlantis (Legendary place), Deluge
Duke University Libraries, City Directories
Duke University Libraries, City Directories
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This group represents a small selection of directories from Duke's larger collection. Perkins Library has directories from various cities in the United States and Europe from the 1700s through the 1900s. City directories provide information on businesses, organizations and institutions located within. They also contain an alphabetical listing of citizens, listing the name of the head of household, address and occupational information. Directories may also include a short history of the city,...
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Emerson, Willis George, 1856-1918; Williams, John A
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186 p. : 19 cm
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Topics: Voyages, Imaginary, Science fiction, American, Utopias
Duke University Libraries, Advertising
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28
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The Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History in Duke’s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library holds an extensive collection of correspondence, publications, advertisements, photographs, slides, films, books and serials that document the history of advertising, sales, and marketing over the past two centuries. In addition to the J. Walter Thompson Company Archives, the most comprehensive historical record of any advertising agency, the Center contains the...
Duke University Libraries
by Sophocles; Banks, Theodore Howard, 1895-1969
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xvi, 144 p. 21 cm
Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
by Sepharial, 1864-1929; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection
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Astrology.--Palmistry.--Thaumaturgic art.--Hypnotism and mesmerism.--The occult arts.--Alchemy
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Topic: Occultism
Duke University Libraries
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"Including Zululand, East Griqualand and Pondoland."
Topics: KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa) -- Directories, Zululand (South Africa) -- Directories, Pondoland...
Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
by 01 Emrullah Efendi, 1858-1914; 01 1858-1914
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Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Turkish
Duke University Libraries
by Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902
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Previously published 1901
Topic: Consciousness
Duke University Libraries, University Archives
by Duke University. Office of Alumni Affairs
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v. : 28 cm
Topic: Duke University
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by London, Jack, 1876-1916; Macmillan Company; Norwood Press
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Copyright date from verso of t.p
Topic: Utopias
Anonymous; attributed to Henry T. Williams
Topics: Clairvoyance, Occultism, Magic
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by D'Avenant, William, Sir, 1606-1668; Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679
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Unfinished, ends with the "middle of the third book, which makes an equal half of the Poem." cf. Postscript
Topic: Epic poetry
Duke University Libraries
by Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822; Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
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v. 1. A defence of poetry. Essay on the literature, arts, and manners of the Athenians. Preface to the Banquet of Plato. The banquet--translated from Plato. On love. The coliseum. The assassins. On the punishment of death. On life. On a future state. Speculations on metaphysics. Speculations on morals. Ion; or, Of the Iliad--translated from Plato. Menexenus,--or, The funeral oration. Fragments from the Republic of Plato. On a passage in Crito.--v. 2. Journal of a six weeks' tour. Letters from...
Duke University Libraries
by Raleigh, A. S. (Albert Sidney)
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Third book in the author's series of lessons on the Hermetic art, the 1st of which is Philosophia Hermetica, and the 2d, scientific Hermetica
Topic: Hermetic Brotherhood of Atlantis
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Bellamy, Edward, 1850-1898
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Sequel: "Equality."
Topic: Utopias
Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
by 01 Ahmet Cevdet Pasa, 1822-1895; 01
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Topic: World history
Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
by 01 Qastallani, Ahmad ibn Muhammad, 1447 or 8-1517 or 18; 01 1447 or 8-1517 or 18; 05 Tirmidhi, Muhammad ibn Isá, d. 892. Shamail. Turkish; 05 d. 892. . Turkish; 06 Nawawi, 1233-1277. Arbaun al-Nawawiyah. Turkish; 06 1233-1277. . Turkish
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Topics: Muhammad, Prophet, d. 632, Religious life, Hadith
Duke University Libraries
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"Omnibus ius caesareum, pontificium, et sacram theologiam profitentibus utilissimus. Mendis omnibus, quibus innumeris depravatus erat, ita purgatus, ordinatus, et restitutus, ut exemplari comparatus è tenebris in lucem prodisse congoscatur. Quaestionum summis, & indice aucto exornatus."
Topics: Apologetics, Christian heresies
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Phelon, W. P. (William P.); Hermetic Book Concern. pbl; Black Cat Press. prt
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Verso of t.p.: Black Cat Press
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Topic: Atlantis (Legendary place)
Duke University Libraries
by Brookes, R. (Richard), fl. 1721-1763
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v. 1. The natural history of quadrupedes ...--v. 2. The natural history of birds ...--v. 3. The natural history of fishes and serpents ...--v. 4. The natural history of insects ...--v. 5. The natural history of waters, earths, stones, fossiles, and minerals ...--v. 6. The natural history of vegetables ..
Topic: Natural history
Duke University Libraries
by Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture. NcD
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Cover title
Topics: Cooking (Bread), Bread, Kitchen appliances
Duke University Libraries
by Gray, Louis H. (Louis Herbert), 1875-1955; Moore, George Foot, 1851-1931; MacCulloch, J. A. (John Arnott), 1868-1950
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Vols. 2, 4-5, 7-8, 13 are edited by J.A. Macculloch and G.F. Moore, and have imprint: Boston, Archaeological Institute of America, Marshall Jones Company
Topic: Mythology
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Weitling, Wilhelm, 1808-1871
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1 p.l., 54 p. 18 cm
Topics: Communism, Socialism
Duke University Libraries
by Bullinger, E. W. (Ethelbert William), 1837-1913
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"... an address delivered at the Conference on Jewish Missions, held at Mildmay Conference Hall, London, on October 1st to 3rd, 1889."
Topic: Bible
Duke University Libraries, University Archives
by Duke University. General Alumni Association
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Vol 41, no. 7, Sept. 1955 has portrait on cover of Wilburt C. Davison and includes historical sketches of the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and the health services at Duke
Topics: Davison, Wilburt C. Wilburt Cornell,Periodical Issue (Wilburt Cornell), 1892-1972, Duke University,...
Duke University Libraries
by Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924
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xvi, 339, vi, p. ; 22 cm
Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
by 01 Naci, Muallim, 1850-1893; 01 1850-1893
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Topic: Turkish language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Post-Office Dept
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Caption title
Topic: Postal service
Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
by Flavel, John, 1630?-1691. Husbandry spiritualized; Flavel, John, 1630?-1691. Navigation spiritualized; Scott, Thomas, 1705-1775; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection. German Americana
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308 p. in various pagings : 19 cm
Topics: Bible, Devotional exercises
Duke University Libraries, British Romantic Literature
by Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824
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Contains Cantos I and II, with notes, XX other poems, and appendix: Romaic books and authors. Specimens of the Romaic
Duke University Libraries
by Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961
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3-267 p. 20 cm
Duke University Libraries
by Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910; Garnett, Constance, 1861-1946
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Translation of Voĭna i mir
Topic: Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Description based on: 1. cilt, numara 1 (1 Rebiyülevvel 1300 [10 Jan. 1883]); title from cover
Topic: Islam
Duke University Libraries, British Romantic Literature
by Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
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"Five hundred and forty copies printed at the Riverside Press Cambridge."
Duke University Libraries, British Romantic Literature
by Polidori, John William, 1795-1821; Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824; Mitford, John, 1782-1831
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The "Extract of a letter to the editor" (p. [v]-xvi) and "Extract of a letter, containing an account of Lord Byron's residence in the island of Mitylene" (p. [73]-84) have been ascribed to John Mitford, R. N. cf. British Museum Catalogue and Notes & queries, 3d ser., v.7, p. 201
Duke University Libraries, Ottoman-Turkish Literature
by 01 Abdurrahman Seref, 1853-1925; 01 1853-1925
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Duke University Libraries
by Accolti, Benedetto, 1415-1464; Baldelli, Francesco; Duke University. Library. Gilbert Collection
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Translation of De bello contra barbaros a christianis gesto, pro Christi sepulchro et Iudea recuperandis
Topic: Crusades
Duke University Libraries
by Finsterbusch, C. A
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471 p. 20 cm
Topic: Cockfighting
Duke University Libraries
by Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
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[28] p. 23 cm
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Topic: Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Collins, John, 1814-1902; Glenn Negley Collection of Utopian Literature. NcD
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In verse
Topics: Utopias, Slavery
Duke University Libraries, Utopian Literature
by Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873
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3 p. l., 292 p. 21 cm
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Topic: Utopias
Duke University Libraries
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xii, 256 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Medicine -- Early works to 1800, Occultism, History, 16th Century, Occupational Diseases, Mining,...
22 p. ; 20 cm
Duke University Libraries
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former call number: E qT422D
Duke University Libraries, History of Medicine
by Longet, F.-A. (François-Achille), 1811-1871; History of Medicine Collections (Duke University) NcD
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On spine: Système nerveux
Topic: Nervous System
Duke University Libraries
by Confederated Southern Memorial Association (U.S.); Sons of Confederate Veterans (Organization); United Confederate Veterans; United Daughters of the Confederacy
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Description based on: v. 2, no. 1 (Jan. 1894); title from cover
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Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Post-Office Dept; Reagan, John H. (John Henninger), 1818-1905; Confederate States of America. President
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Chiefly concerned with Department finances
Topic: Postal service
Duke University Libraries
by Wrede, Alphons, Freiherr von; Semek, Anton; Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. K. und K. Kriegsarchiv. Mittheilungen. Supplement
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"Supplement zu den 'Mittheilungen des K. und K. Kriegs-Archivs'."
Topics: Austria. Armee, Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. Heer, Hungary. Honvédség, Austria. Landwehr,...
Duke University Libraries
by Ghisalberti, Fausto
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1 p. l., [5]-136 p. 22 cm
Topics: Bersuire, Pierre, approximately 1290-1362. Reductorium morale lib. XV, Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18...
167 p. 19 cm
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Topics: Garden cities, Utopias
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Teasdale, T. C. (Thomas Cox), 1808-1891
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Caption title
Topics: Salvation, Soldiers
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Post-Office Dept; Reagan, John H. (John Henninger), 1818-1905
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Caption title
Topic: Postal service