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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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Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Fleming, May Agnes, 1840-1880
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First published (New York, 1864) under title: Victoria, or, The heiress of Castle Cliffe
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Fleming, May Agnes, 1840-1880
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[3]-251, [7] p. (p. [252-258] advertisments)
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Fleming, May Agnes, 1840-1880
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320 p
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Fleming, May Agnes, 1840-1880
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First published (Chicago, 1868) under title: The baronet's bride
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by De Mille, James, 1833-1880; Foran, Joseph K. (Joseph Kearney), 1857-1931., (autograph); Foran, Joseph K. (Joseph Kearney), 1857-1931., (association)
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Anonymous. By James De Mille. Cf. Watters
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Hutchinson, A. S. M. (Arthur Stuart-Menteth), 1880-1971
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448 p
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Duncan, Norman, 1871-1916
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RBSC copy: In original green cloth
Canadian Trade Journals Collection
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Publication frequency irregular
Topics: Hardware industry, Hardware, Implements, utensils, etc, Building
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Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Cochrane, William, 1831-1898
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commitment to retain
Topic: Sermons
Cover title
Topic: Festivals
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Rogers, John; Penson, S; Page, H. R; Hamilton, W. E. (William Edwin), b. 1834
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Text has caption title: "Muskoka and Parry Sound Districts, by W.E. Hamilton, esq.": 38 p
Topics: Real property, Real property
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Leblond de Brumath, A. (Adrien), 1854-1939; Granger frères (Publishing house)
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Topic: Architecture
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Medicine
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
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Bibliography: p. [vii]-viii
Topics: Mammals, Reptiles
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham, 1810-1897
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490, [9] p
Topic: Science -- Juvenile literature
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Ferrière, Emile, 1830-
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viii, 491 p
Topic: Evolution
Even numbers on page rectos
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
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RBSC copy 2: Spine title: Emigration to Upper Canada ; ex libris Fred G. Ketcheson
Topic: Ontario -- Description and travel
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Billardon-Sauvigny, Edme, 1736-1812
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Title from half title
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Munro, William Bennett, 1875-1957
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Authorized: 1898-1907
Topic: Military education
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Franco, Francisco Soares, ca. 1772-1844
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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Santayana, George, 1863-1952
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"La musica è del sig. Domenico Cimarosa ..." - p. [2]
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"Argomento" ([2] p.) tipped on p. [3]
Libretto by G. Barbieri. Cf. Manferrari
Libretto by N.N. Cf. Manferrari
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Bindloss, Harold, 1866-1945
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"Published in England under the title 'Sadie's conquest'."
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Chambers, Robert W. (Robert William), 1865-1933
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xi, [1] p., 514, [1] p., [32] leaves of plates :
Topics: World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction, War stories, American
Canadian Pamphlets and Broadsides Collection
by Settle, Gertrude M
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RBSC copy: In original paper covers
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
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[7], 328 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Numbering begins each year with 1
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873
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iv, [1], 311 p
Topics: Geology, Glaciers
Thomas Fisher Biodiversity Collection
by Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875
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[3], 245, [2] p. ([2] p. at end advertisements)
Topics: Seashore biology, Marine animals
Libretto by Felice Romani. Cf. Grove
Topic: Operas
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Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Campana, Fabio, 1819-1882; Monteverde, Augusto Cesare. Giulio d'Este
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"Poesia dell'avvocato Augusto Cesare Monteverde." - p. [3]
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Campana, Fabio, 1819-1882; Monteverde, Augusto Cesare. Giulio d'Este
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"Musica del maerstro Fabio Campana ..., poesia dell'avvocato Augusto Cesare Monteverde". - p. [3]
Topic: Operas
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Peri, Achille, 1812-1880; Marcello, Marco Marcelliano, 1820-1865. Giuditta
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Topics: Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.), Ontario -- Description and travel
109 p., [2] folded leaves of plates : 17 cm
Topics: Geology -- Canada, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Canada, Oil fields -- Canada, Mines and mineral...
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Medina e Vasconcellos, Francisco de Paula, ca. 1766-1824; Palmella, duque de, 1781-1850 (association)
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RBSC copy: Ex libris duque de Palmella
Topic: Peninsular War, 1807-1814
xi, [1], 358, xvii, [1] p
Topics: Pilot guides -- Huron, Lake (Mich. and Ont.), Pilot guides -- Ontario -- Georgian Bay, Pilot guides...
Thomas Fisher Canadiana Collection
by Wallis, Arthur F
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319 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Federici, Vincenzo, ca. 1764-ca. 1827; Romanelli, Luigi, d. 1839. Idomeneo
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Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Ricci, Luigi, 1805-1859; Romani, Felice, 1788-1865. Due sergenti; Monticini, Antonio. Giuditta, regina di Francia
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"Giuditta, regina di Francia; azione mimoistorica di Antonio Monticini": p. [51]-64
Topic: Operas
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Topics: Jesus Christ, Bible
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
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Libretto by B. Pasqualigo. Cf. Encicl. dello spettacolo
Librettist unknown. Cf. Manferrari
"Bianca; o sia, Il perdono per sorpresa; ballo eroico storico di Salvatore Viganò: p. [55]-62. "La musica è tutta nuova del sig. maestro Gasparo Ayblinger."
Topics: Operas, Ballets
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Cimarosa, Domenico, 1749-1801; Palomba, Giuseppe, fl. 1769-1825. Falegname
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Libretto by G. Palomba. Cf. Loewenberg
Topic: Operas
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Pescetti, Giovanni Battista, ca. 1704-1766; Metastasio, Pietro, 1698-1782. Adriano in Siria
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"Compositore della musica: sig. Giovambattista Pescetti". - p. 7
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Capaccio, Ignatio
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In portfolio
"Parole di Gaetano Rossi." - p. [6]
Topic: Operas
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Topic: Brandon (Man.) -- Pictorial works
Includes extra leaf ([2] p.) between p. 372 and 373
Topics: Toronto (Ont.) -- History, Toronto (Ont.) -- Description and travel
Canadian Pamphlets and Broadsides Collection
by Morang (George N.) and Co
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Topic: Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893
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Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
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"La musica è del celebre Domenico Cimarosa ..." - p. [3]
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835; Romani, Felice, 1788-1865 Pirata; Serafini, Giacomo. Arsinoe, regina di Cassandréa
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Libretto by Felice Romani
Topics: Operas, Ballets
"Poesia del sig. Felice Romani."
Topic: Operas
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Orlandi, Ferdinando, 1777-1848; Anelli, Angelo, 1761-1820. Podestà di Chioggia; Monticini, Giovanni. Matilde
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Libretto by A. Anelli. Cf. Loewenberg
Topic: Ballets
With the autograph of Luigi Conforti
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864; Scribe, Eugène, 1791-1861. Prophète
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"Parole di Gaetano Rossi." - p. 3
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Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Paisiello, Giovanni, 1740-1816; Casti, Giovanni Battista, 1724-1803 Re Teodoro in Venezia
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Libretto by G.B. Casti. Cf. Loewenberg
Topic: Operas
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Paisiello, Giovanni, 1740-1816; Casti, Giovanni Battista, 1724-1803 Re Teodoro in Venezia
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Libretto by G.B. Casti. Cf. Loewenberg
Topic: Operas
Libretto by A. Passaro, altered by C. Cambiaggio and recitatives and some new pieces added by E. Bauer. Cf. Loewenberg
"Musica dei signori maestri Vincenzo Fioravanti figlio, ed Edoardo Bawer." - p. [4]
[2], iv, 41, [1] p.
Topic: Operas
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
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"La poesìa è del sig. Luigi Romanelli." - p. 2
Thomas Fisher Libretti Collection
by Weigl, Joseph, 1766-1846; Romanelli, Luigi, d. 1839. Rivale di se stesso
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