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1Title:  Sequel to the English reader, or, Elegant selections in prose and poetry   
 Creator:  Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826 
 Publication:  Printed and sold by Collins & Co, New York, 1815. 
 Notes:  "Designed to improve the highest class of learners, in reading; to establish a taste for just and accurate composition; and to promote the interests of piety and virtue. "Appendix: containing biographical sketches ... ": p. [301]-366. Signatures: A-Ii[superscript 6]. 
 Extent:  xii, 372 p. ; 18 cm. (12mo) 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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2Title:  The Lady's cabinet of polite literature: Containing a selection of the most chaste and elegant poems, and various other miscellaneous productions, in verse and prose   
 Creator:   
 Publication:  Russell & Cutler, Boston, 1809. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A[superscript 2] B-S[superscript 6]. 
 Extent:  3 v. ; 13 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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3Title:  Little classics   
 Creator:  Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931 
 Publication:  Houghton, Mifflin and Co, Riverside Press, Boston, Cambridge, c1874- 
 Notes:  Chiefly short stories. 
 Extent:  18 v. ; 16 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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4Title:  Half-hours with the best authors   
 Creator:  Knight, Charles, 1791-1873 
 Publication:  Wiley and Putnam, New York, 1847-49. 
 Extent:  4 v. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature Collections

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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5Title:  Specimens of foreign standard literature   
 Creator:  Ripley, George, 1802-1880 
 Publication:  Hilliard, Gray, and Company, Boston, 1839. 
 Extent:  v. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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6Title:  Alden's cyclopedia of universal literature: presenting biographical and critical notices and specimens from the writings of eminent authors of all ages and all nations   
 Creator:   
 Publication:  John B. Alden, New York, 1885-1891. 
 Extent:  20 v. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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7Title:  The pocket university   
 Creator:  Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950 | Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 | Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957 
 Publication:  Doublday, Doran & company, inc, Garden City, N.Y, 1934. 
 Notes:  "This set formerly published under the title Master classics." 
 Extent:  13 v. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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8Title:  105 greatest living authors present the world's best stories, humor, drama, biography, history, essays, poetry   
 Creator:  Burnett, Whit, 1899-1973 | Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975 
 Publication:  Dial Press, New York, 1950. 
 Notes:  Cover title: The world's best. Contains "From a journal letter of Julius Caesar" a selection from The Ides of March, by Thornton Wilder. "Biographies and bibliographies": p. 1109-1159. 
 Extent:  xxv, 1186 p. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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9Title:  Treasury of world literature   
 Creator:  Runes, Dagobert D. (Dagobert David), 1902- | Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937 
 Publication:  Philiosophical Library, New York, [c1956] 
 Notes:  "Courtships" by J.M. Barrie: p. 87-93; originally appeared in Auld licht idylls as Lads and lasses. 
 Extent:  xxi, 1450 p./ 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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10Title:  Traductions interlinéaires des six langues: allemande, suédoise, danoise, anglaise, portugaise et hebraique ; savoir : d'Herman et Dorothée, poeme allemand de Goëthe ; 2. d'une traduction allemande de l'Art poétique de Boileau ; 3. d'une traduction suédoise du premier acte de Mérope ; 4. de quelques morceaux anglais, suédois et portugais ; et de quelques morceaux hebreux   
 Creator:  Boulard, Antoine Marie Henri, 1754-1825 | Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 
 Publication:  chez Fuchs, Paris, an X-1802. 
 Extent:  viii, 276 p. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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11Title:  Outline of great books   
 Creator:  Hammerton, J. A. | Erskine, John. 
 Publication:  Wise & Co, New York, CDCMXLII [1936] 
 Notes:  "...comprising two hundred and fifty of the world's most famous works of history, philosophy, science, religion, poetry, biography, travel and criticism, outlined in their authors' own words, with a portrait gallery of the authors." Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  viii, [2], 1-1298 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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12Title:  The world's great masterpieces: history, biography, science, philosophy, poetry, the drama, travel, adventure, ficition, etc.; record of the great things that have been said and thought and done from the beginning of history; v. IX   
 Creator:  Stockton, Frank Richard, 1834-1902 | Dole, Nathan Haskell, 1852-1935 | Young, John Russell, 1841-1899 | Peck, Harry Thurston. | Hawthorne, Julian. | Ticknor, Caroline. 
 Publication:  American Literary Sociey, New York, 1899, 1901. 
 Notes:  Library holds only volume IX. 
 Extent:  3099-3476 p. : ill., front. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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13Title:  The Master classics   
 Creator:   
 Publication:  Doubleday, Doran & company, Garden City, N.Y, 1930 
 Notes:  APS holds only vol. XII, Autobiography. 
 Extent:  13 v. 17 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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14Title:  The Master classics   
 Creator:   
 Publication:  Published for Nelson Doubleday, Inc. by Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, N.Y, 1927. 
 Notes:  APS holds only vol. XII, Autobiography. 
 Extent:  13 v. 17 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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15Title:  The international library of famous literature: selections from the world's great writers, ancient, mediæval and modern, with biographical and explanatory notes   
 Creator:  Dole, Nathan Haskell, 1852-1935 | Morgan, Forrest, 1852- | Lang, Walter Andrew, 1844-1912 | Mitchell, Donald G. | Ticknor, Caroline. | Merril and Baker (Firm) New York. 
 Publication:  International Library Company, New York, 1898. 
 Notes:  APS holds only volume 13. "This Royale Edition de Luxe of the International Library of Famous Literature is limited to one thousand complete sets, of which this copy is number 801." - t.p. verso. Copyright, 1898 by Merrill and Baker. Descent of Man excerpt 5931-5944 p. 
 Extent:  20 v. : front. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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16Title:  The international library of famous literature   
 Creator:  Brandl, Alois, 1855-1940 | Garnett, Richard. | Mitchell, Donald G. | Vallée, Leon. 
 Publication:  Edward Lloyd, London, Eng, [n.d.] 
 Notes:  APS holds only volume 13. Descent of Man excerpt 5931-5944 p. 
 Extent:  20 v. : front. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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17Title:  Outline of great books   
 Creator:  Hammerton, J. A. | Erskine, John. 
 Publication:  Wise & Co, New York, MCMXXXVII [1937] 
 Notes:  "...comprising two hundred and fifty of the world's most famous works of history, philosophy, science, religion, poetry, biography, travel and criticism, outlined in their authors' own words, with a portrait gallery of the authors." Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  viii, [2], 1-902 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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18Title:  Essays on the arts of language   
 Creator:  Corman, Cid. 
 Publication:  Black Sparrow Press, Santa Barbara, [Calif.], 1977- 
 Notes:  Designed by Barbara Martin. Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  v. : ports. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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19Title:  The Gist of Origin, 1951-1971: an anthology   
 Creator:  Corman, Cid. | Sochynsky, Ilona. 
 Publication:  Grossman Publishers, New York, 1975. 
 Notes:  Dust jacket design by Ilona Sochynsky. Rare Book copies 1-2: Variant dustjackets. 
 Extent:  xxxvii, 525 p. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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20Title:  Laurel leaves: original poems, stories, and essays   
 Creator:  Gill, William Fearing, 1844-1917 | Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 | Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 
 Publication:  William F. Gill and Company, Boston, 1876. 
 Notes:  Preface signed: William F. Gill. 
 Extent:  xv, [4], 21-446 p. : illus., plates, facsims., front. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Literature -- Collections

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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