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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library is a library in the University of Toronto, constituting the largest repository of publicly accessible rare books and manuscripts in Canada. Among the collection's items are the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493), Shakespeare's First Folio (1623), Newton's Principia (1687), and Darwin's proof copy (with annotations) of On the Origin of Species (1859). Other collections include Babylonian cuneiform tablet from Ur (1789 B.C.), 36 Egyptian papyrus manuscript fragments (...



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Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 59, no. 12 (Dec., 1969)
Topics: Furniture, Furniture industry and trade, Interior decoration
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Stange, Albert, b. 1873
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Added t.p.: Germany and Canada
Topics: Germany -- Industries, Canada -- Industries
Thomas Fisher Arabic Collection
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Thomas Fisher Arabic Collection
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Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by T. Eaton Co
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Description based on: no. 2 (1888)
Topics: T. Eaton Co, Mail-order business, Commercial catalogs
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by T. Eaton Co
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Description based on: no. 2 (1888)
Topics: T. Eaton Co, Mail-order business, Commercial catalogs
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by Forel, Auguste, 1848-1931
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Issued simultaneously as Die sexuelle Frage
Topic: Sex
ix, 49, [4] p. ([4] p. at end advertisements)
Topic: Biology -- Laboratory manuals
Thomas Fisher Arabic Collection
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Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 85, no. 5 (1967)
Topics: Stationery trade, Stationery
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 90, no. 12 (Dec., 1977)
Topic: Commerce
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Monthly
Topic: Pharmaceutical industry
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Knowles & Maxim (Firm)
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Fisher copy: Leaf [1] mutilated
Topic: Penmanship
Thomas Fisher Arabic Collection
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Vol. 1. Espagnol - françois - italien.- Vol. 2. François - italien - espagnol.- Vol. 3. Italien - françois - espagnol
Topics: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French language -- Dictionaries, Italian language -- Dictionaries,...
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Riemann, Bernhard, 1826-1866; Laugel, L; Hermite, Charles, 1822-1901; Klein, Felix, 1849-1925
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Topic: Mathematics
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D; Anguillara, Giovanni Andrea dell', ca. 1517-1565; Orologi, Giuseppe, d. 1576; Turchi, Franciscus, fl. 16th cent
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Thomas Fisher Arabic Collection
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Caption title
Topic: Labor unions
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Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
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"Printed in the United States of America"
Topic: Cooking, Canadian
[2], 8, xx, 504 p
Topics: Raw materials, Geography, Commercial
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Janet, Pierre, 1859-1947
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Includes advertisements
Topics: Psychiatry, Psychology, Pathological
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
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Of the six parts projected (cf. p. 15 (2d group) this ed. contains only the 2d part, the Nouum organum, followed by a sketch of the 3d part, which the author calls "Parasceve, ad historiam natvralem, et experimentalem", and a "Catalogvs historiarvm particvlarivm, secundum capita"
Topic: Science
University of Toronto - Thomas Fisher Rare Books Library: Patron Requests
by Kennicott, Benjamin, 1718-1783
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"Dissertatio generalis in Vetus Testamentum Hebraicum : cum varii lectionibus, ex codibus manuscriptis et impressis / auctore Benjamino Kennicott": p. [1]-129 at end of v. 2
Topic: Bible
Fisher copy: Bound in dark blue publishers' cloth blocked in black and gold; lettering in gold and painted pictoral motif on upper cover; lettering in gold and painted insects on spine
Topics: Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832, Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778, Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875,...
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Topic: English language
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by Macedo, José Agostinho de, 1761-1831; Braga, Teófilo, 1843-1924
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[v. 1] Cartas e opusculos documentado as memorias para a sua vida intima e successos da historia litteraria e politica do seu tempo; com uma prefação critica por Theophilo Braga.-- [v. 2] Censuras a diversas obras (1824-1829): composições lyricas, didacticas e dramaticas; com um breve estudo sobre a história da censura official por Theophilo Braga
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 93, no. 12 (1981)
Topic: Fashion
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Topic: Population
Caption title: County of Bruce directory
Topic: Bruce (Ont. : County) -- Directories
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by Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942; Gibbs, George, 1870-1942
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Topic: Griffin family
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 85, no. 5 (1967)
Topics: Stationery trade, Stationery
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Vol. 27 bound with Canada lumberman
Topics: Lumbering, Forests and forestry, Forest products, Wood-pulp industry, Wood-using industries
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by British Museum. Dept. of Prints and Drawings; Franks, Augustus Wollaston, Sir, 1826-1897; Howe, Edward Russell James Gambier
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Title on spine: Catalogue of the Franks Collection of British & American bookplates
Topics: Bookplates, English, Bookplates, American, Book collectors
152 unnumbered pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates : 15 cm
Topics: Prostitution -- England -- London -- Guidebooks, London (England) -- Guidebooks, London (England)...
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by Waters, James, d. 1923
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Title from spine
Topics: Theater, English drama, Drama
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by Mercier, Louis-Sébastien, 1740-1814; Hooper, William, fl. 1770
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Translation of L'an deux mille quatre cent quarante
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Description of series based on issue: v. 85, no. 5 (1967)
Topics: Stationery trade, Stationery
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Bushby, Edward. [from old catalog]
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2 p. l., vi, 104 p. ; 19 cm
Topic: Logic
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 14 no. 12 (Dec., 1924)
Topics: Footwear industry, Shoes
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Topic: Astronomy
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
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Preface dated Toronto, July 1, 1909
Topic: Cooking, Canadian
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by Poincaré, Henri, 1854-1912; Lamotte, Marcel; Hurmuzescu, Dragomir, 1865-1954; Chant, Clarence Augustus, 1865-1956 (autograph)
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On spine: Théorie de la lumière
Topic: Physical optics
By Luís António Verney. Cf. N.U.C
Topic: Learning and scholarship
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by Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
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241 boxes and items (38 metres)
Topics: Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957 -- Manuscripts, Mines and mineral resources -- Canada, Canada,...
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Ker, Robert, b. 1843; Ker, Robert, b. 1843., (autograph); Scadding, Henry, 1813-1901
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[2], 186 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Topics: St. George's Church (St. Catharines, Ont.), St. Mark's Church (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.),...
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by Almeida Garrett, João Baptista da Silva Leitão de Almeida Garrett, Visconde de, 1799-1854
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Topics: Portugal -- Foreign relations, Portugal -- History -- 1826-1853
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Description of series based on issue: v. 90, no. 12 (Dec., 1977)
Topic: Commerce
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
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Topic: Almanacs, Canadian
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744; Scadding, Henry, 1813-1901 (association); Oakeley, Mary (autograph)
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Griffith no. 219 (Gilliver variant d)
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
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Topic: Cooking, Canadian
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Includes index
Topic: Logic
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by Lima, Oliveira, 1867-1928
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Topics: John VI, King of Portugal, 1767-1826, Brazil -- History 1763-1822
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 85, no. 5 (1967)
Topics: Stationery trade, Stationery
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Pouchet, Félix Archimède, 1800-1872
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xx, 818 p
Topics: Zoology, Botany, Geology, Astronomy
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Dun, R. G. (Robert Graham), 1826-1900; Mercantile Agency
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"Containing ratings of the merchants, manufacturers, and traders generally, throughout the Dominion of Canada, New Foundland, Magdalen Islands, St. Pierre et Miquelon, with an appendix containing banking towns, banks, bankers, etc., collection laws of each province, etc., etc." Varies
Topics: Business, Merchants, Credit ratings, Industries
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Pratt, E. J. (Edwin John), 1882-1964; Varley, Frederick Horsman, 1881-1969; Pratt, E. J. (Edwin John), 1882-1964 (autograph)
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RBSC copies 1-2: In original boards. RBSC copy 1 is author's presentation copy to Nora Thompson. Copy 1 p. [1], [2] wanting
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by Quebec (Province) Archives
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Issues for 1920/21-1948/49 issued without vol. numbering
Topic: Archives
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Topic: Almanacs, Canadian
Vol. 3 has title: Synonyms of the slang of venery
Topics: Slang, Sex, English language, English language
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Description of series based on issue: v. 93, no. 12 (1981)
Topic: Fashion
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Topics: Lagarde, Pierre Denis de, 1768-1848, Peninsular War, 1807-1814
Cover title
Topics: International Workingmen's Association (1864-1876), Communism
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by Poincaré, Henri, 1854-1912
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t. 1. Solutions périodiques. Non-existence des intégrales uniformes. Solutions asymptotiques.- t. 2. Méthodes de MM. Newcomb, Gyldén, Lindstedt et Bohlin.- t. 3. Invariants intégraux. Solutions périodiques du deuxième genre. Solutions doublement asymptotiques
Topic: Celestial mechanics
Eight blank pages for additions follow p. 71
Topics: Synge family, Millington family
Source: folio