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Books contributed by the Boston Public Library. Established in 1848 by an act of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts, the Boston Public Library (BPL) was the first large free municipal library in the United States. In 1839, French ventriloquist M. Nicholas Marie Alexandre Vattemare became the original advocate for a public library in Boston when he proposed the idea of a book and prints exchange between American and French libraries. The Mayor of the City of Boston, Josiah Quincy, Jr., ...



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"First published in 1857, under the title: The political economy of art."--Introd
Topic: Art
15 p. ; 22 cm
Topic: Spiritualism
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by Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908
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[3], 170 p. ; large and (8vo)
Topics: Antar (Symphony), Symphonies
Houghton Mifflin Company Trade Book Archival Collection
by Bottome, Phyllis, 1882-1963
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348 pages 19 cm
Boston Public Library
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From the religious magazine
Topic: Unitarianism
Source: bplgrhum
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by Birmingham, George A., 1865-1950
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No. 6 in vol. lettered: World War, 1914-1918. Pamphlets, 9
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by Faxon, Frederick W; Faxon, Frederick W. (Frederick Winthrop), 1866-1936
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26 pages 21 cm
Topic: Periodicals, Ephemeral -- Bibliography
Boston Public Library
by Massachusetts. General Court
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Broadside. ; 8 x 10 in
Topics: Broadsides, Segregation in education -- United States
12 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Sermons, American, Christian life, Happiness
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Boston Public Library
by Boynton, Charles Brandon; Boynton, Charles Brandon, 1806-1883
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16 pages ; 26 cm
Topics: American Civil War (1861-1865), Religious aspects of war, United States -- History -- Civil War,...
Boston Public Library Booklists
by Readers advisor for young adults
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Topics: Bibliography, Self-help techniques, Life skills
Boston Public Library
by Simper, Caleb
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Organ accompaniment
Topics: Easter music, Anthems, Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with organ
Includes index
Topic: Sweetman family
174, vi p., [1] leaf of plates : 19 cm
Topics: Future life, Spirit writings
Books to Borrow
by Canzoneri, Robert
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viii, 182 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: African Americans -- Mississippi, African Americans, Race relations, Mississippi -- Race relations,...
Boston Public Library Booklists
by Brothers, Kendall; Stern, Alice F.
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Topics: Bibliography, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Caption title
Topic: Operas
Boston Public Library
by Loveman, Amy
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"This book offers a few short cuts to program making and to general reading."--Foreword
Topics: Books and reading, Best books
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by Loveman, Amy
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"This book offers a few short cuts to program making and to general reading."--Foreword
Topics: Books and reading, Best books
US Government Documents
by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities; Huang, Chi-chou, 1923-
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vi, 1165-1234 p. 24 cm
Topics: Communism, Communism, Intellectual freedom
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by Domett, Alfred; Domett, Alfred, 1811-1887, author
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16 unnumbered leaves : 21 cm
Topic: Christmas music -- English authors -- 19th century
iii, 96 p. : 24 cm
Topics: United States. Central Command, Iraq War, 2003, War on Terrorism, 2001-, Afghanistan -- History...
Source: bplgovdocs
Boston Public Library Booklists
by Readers advisor for young adults
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Topics: Bibliography, Folk songs, Folk dancing
27 p. 8vo
Topic: Elliot, James, 1775-1839
Source: bplill
Boston Public Library
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xv, [2], 299, [1] p. : 23 cm
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Topics: Tribune (Ship), Voyages and travels
Source: BPL_scan_for_me
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by Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916
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First edition. BAL 4543
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by Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.); Aldrich, Nelson W; Plaut, James S; Institute of Modern Art (Boston, Mass.)
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For the Trustees and Corporation: Nelson W. Aldrich, President, James S. Plaut, Director
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Social security -- United States, Old age pensions -- United States, Survivors' benefits -- United...
Houghton Mifflin Company Trade Book Archival Collection
by Burnham, Clara Louise, 1854-1927
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1 preliminary leaf, [7]-348 pages 18 cm
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by Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809; Swieten, Gottfried van, 1733-1803; Thomson, James, 1700-1748
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Title from cover
Topic: Oratorios
Houghton Mifflin Company Trade Book Archival Collection
by Burt, Katharine Newlin, 1882-1977
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viii, 312 pages 20 cm
Houghton Mifflin Company Trade Book Archival Collection
by Burt, Katharine Newlin, 1882-1977
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viii, 312 pages 20 cm
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x, 246 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Child analysis, Psychoanalysis, Fear in children, Infanticide, Children and death, Fear of death,...
iii, 31 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: United States. General Services Administration, Government property -- United States Management,...
Includes bibliographical references (p. 112)
Topics: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wildlife conservation -- United States Finance, Fishes --...
Source: bplgovdocs
Bound volume contains: 1. The parables of the marriage supper and the wedding garment.../ by Rev. G. Wellford. -- 2. Two discourses preached to the First Parish in Kennebunk.../ by George G. Wells. -- 3. Growth of the gospel.../ by Rev. V.G. Wheelock. -- 4. The unity and supremacy of God the Father: a sermon.../ by Daniel K. Whitaker. -- 5. The mysteries of God's providence: two sermons.../ by William C. Whitcomb. -- 6. The wheat and the chaff: a discourse / by J.S. White. -- 7....
Topics: Episcopal Church, Church and social problems, Sermons, American
Source: bplgrhum
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5 p. of music ; 36 cm
Topic: Songs -- Accompaniments
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16 pages 23 cm
Topics: United States. Fugitive slave law (1850), Fugitive slave law (United States : 1850), Fugitive...
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
by Folks, Homer; Folks, Homer, 1867-1963, author, speaker
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19 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 -- Influence, Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- 20th century, Europe,...
Boston Public Library
by Luyster, A. R., Mrs
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"In memory of the lost: who were wrecked in the Steamer Atlantic Nov. 28th, 1846
Topics: Atlantic (Steamer), Songs (Medium voice) with piano, Shipwrecks
Boston Public Library
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29 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: American Civil War (1861-1865), Sermons, English -- 19th century, Thanksgiving Day sermons --...
16 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: First Congregational Church (Nantucket, Mass.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc. -- Sermons, Bible....
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by Fitz-Patrick, William J. (William John), 1830-1895, author; M.H. Gill and Son, Ltd., publisher, printer, binder
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Second edition
Topics: Higgins, Francis, 1746-1802, Fitzgerald, Edward, Lord, 1763-1798
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by Fitz-Patrick, William J. (William John), 1830-1895, author; Hotten, John Camden, 1832-1873, publisher
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Francis Higgins, the "sham squire," arranged the arrest of Edward Fitzgerald
Topics: Higgins, Francis, 1746-1802, Fitzgerald, Edward, 1763-1798, Autonomy and independence movements
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by Fitz-Patrick, William J. (William John), 1830-1895, author; Kelly, W.B., publisher; Simpkin, Marshall and Co., publisher
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xvi, 329 pages : 18 cm
Topics: Higgins, Francis, 1746-1802, Fitzgerald, Edward, Lord, 1763-1798
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by Fitz-Patrick, William J. (William John), 1830-1895, author; Kelly, W.B., publisher, printer; Bouton, James W., approximately 1831-1902, publisher; Steele, J.T., former owner; Simpkin, Marshall and Co., publisher
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy features ex libris (bookplate) of J.T. Steele on page immediately opposite front pastedown
Topics: Higgins, Francis, 1746-1802, Fitzgerald, Edward, Lord, 1763-1798, Autonomy and independence...
Boston Public Library
by Fitz-Patrick, William J. (William John), 1830-1895, author; Bouton, James W., approximately 1831-1902, publisher; W. B. Kelly, publisher; Simpkin and Marshall, publisher
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Francis Higgins, the "sham squire," arranged the arrest of Edward Fitzgerald
Topics: Higgins, Francis, 1746-1802, Fitzgerald, Edward, 1763-1798
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by Fitz-Patrick, William J. (William John), 1830-1895, author; M.H. Gill & Son, publisher
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Spine title: The Sham Squire
Topics: Higgins, Francis, 1746-1802, Fitzgerald, Lord Edward, 1763-1798
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by Worron, Harriet B
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261 p. 20 cm
Topics: Coffin, Tristram, 1605-1681, Coffin family
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by Ambler, I. W; Ambler, I. W. (Isaac W.), 1825 or 1826-
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xii, 319 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Ambler, I. W. (Isaac W.), 1825 or 1826-, Ambler, I. W. (Isaac W.), 1825 or 1826-
Hearing held Apr. 24-27, 1962
Topics: Communist Party of the United States of America. Southern California District, Communism
Source: bplgovdocs
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by Grace, W. G. (William Gilbert), 1848-1915
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"A statistical history of cricket": p. [403]-506
Topic: Cricket
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by Munroe, Kirk, 1850-1930
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OCLC number: ocm01870685
Topic: Spanish-American War, 1898
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Author identified in table of contents of 1868 edition
Topics: Nationalists, Fenians
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by Savage, John, 1828-1888, author; Belford, Clarke & Co., publisher; Belford & Clarke Publishing Co., publisher; Donohue & Henneberry, printer
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xx, 402 pages ; 19 cm
Topics: United Irishmen, Young Ireland movement, Autonomy and independence movements, Autonomy and...
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by Beyerlein, Franz Adam, 1871-1949
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3 p. l., 361 p. 19 cm
The Thomas Pennant Barton Shakespeare Collection at the Boston Public Library
by Ford, John, 1586-approximately 1640; Okes, Nicholas, printer; Collins, Richard, active 1630-1636, bookseller; Barton, Thomas Pennant, 1803-1869, former owner
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Signatures: A² B-K⁴.
Topic: Incest
Boston Public Library Booklists
by Readers advisor for young adults
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Topics: Bibliography, Young adults
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OCLC number: ocm06996160
Topics: Eglinton, William, b. 1857, Spiritualism
Source: BPL_scan_for_me
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by Gietermaker, Claas Hendriksz., b. 1621; Huips, Frans van der; Douwes, Bernardus Joannes. Tafelen, bevattende: De sinussen, tangenten, ensecanten
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Title page vignette (ship)
Topic: Navigation
Boston Public Library
by Wetherbee, Winthrop; Wetherbee, Winthrop, 1904-
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25 pages 21 cm
Topics: Byrne, Donn, 1889-1928 -- Bibliography, Byrne, Donn, 1889-1928
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by Camp, Dresser & McKee; Massachusetts. Dept. of Environmental Quality Engineering
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...contains some handwritten comments and a 1977 addendum; some of the plates consist of aerial photos; describes the physical environment (topography, geology, soils), land use, existing and proposed facilities, water quality, air quality, biological environment, social environment, impacts of the proposed project, alternatives, mitigation measures, etc.; includes boring logs, an archaeology report, etc.; this item was in the BRA collection..
Topics: Aerial Views, Archaeology, Environmental impact statements, Floods and Flood Control, Flood...
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by Camp, Dresser & McKee; Massachusetts. Dept. of Environmental Quality Engineering
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...contains some handwritten comments and a 1977 addendum; some of the plates consist of aerial photos; describes the physical environment (topography, geology, soils), land use, existing and proposed facilities, water quality, air quality, biological environment, social environment, impacts of the proposed project, alternatives, mitigation measures, etc.; includes boring logs, an archaeology report, etc.; this item was in the BRA collection..
Topics: Aerial Views, Archaeology, Environmental impact statements, Floods and Flood Control, Flood...
US Government Documents
by Nutt, Tom; Bolger, Frankee
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...a planning report setting forth the goals and issues involved in providing services for the proposed new community on islands in Boston harbor; covers education, health, police, fire, libraries, social and economic services; this item was in the BRA collection..
Topics: Education, Harbor Islands, Boston (Mass.), Medical care, Municipal services, New Communities,...
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by Binding, Rudolf Georg, 1867-1938
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5 preliminary leaves, [13]-246 pages 22 cm
Topic: World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, German
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by France. Assemblée nationale législative (1791-1792)
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Caption title. Without imprint
Topic: Malouet, Pierre-Victor, baron, 1740-1814
Source: bplsc
Caption title. Imprint from colophon
Topics: France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Pamphlets, France -- Politics and government --...
Source: bplsc
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