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Books pre-dating 1801 in the Library of Congress' holdings that were transfered to the Rare Book and Special Collection Division

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Memoirs and Travels of Mauritius Augustus, Count de Benyowsky ...

Benyowsky, Maurice Auguste, comte de, 1746-1786. Memoirs and Travels of Mauritius Augustus, Count de Benyowsky ... Consisting of His Military Operations in Poland, His Exilie into Kamchatka, His Escape and Voyage from that Peninsula through the Northern Pacific Ocean, Touching at Japan and Formosa, to Canton in China, with an Account of the French Settlement He Was Appointed to Form Upon the Island of Madagascar. Written by Himself. Translated from the Original Manuscript [by William Nicholson] ... Dublin, P. Wogan [etc.] 1790.
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History of Virginia Beverley, Robert, ca. 1673-1722, The History of Virginia, in Four Parts..., 2d ed. rev. and enl. By the Author. London, Printed for B. and S. Tooke [etc.] 1722.
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La Magie Blanche Dévoilée, ou Explication des Tours Surprennants

Supplément a La magie Blanche Dévoilée

Decremps, Henri. La Magie Blanche Dévoilée, ou Explication des Tours Surprennants, qui Font Depuis Peu l’admiration de la Capitale et de la Province, avec des Réflexions sur la Baguette Divinatoire, les Automates Joueurs d’échecs. &c. &c. Par m. Decremps ... A Paris, Chez Langlois [etc.] et chez l’auteur, 1784.
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Bound with Supplément a La magie Blanche Dévoilée
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Testament de Jérôme Sharp Decremps, Henri. Testament de Jérôme Sharp, professeur de physique amusante: où l’on trouve parmi plusieurs tours de subtilité, qu’on peut exécuter sans aucune dépense, des préceptes & des exemples sur l’art de faire des chansons impromptu : pour servir de complément a La magie blanche dévoilée / par M. Decremps ... A Paris: Chez l’auteur ... : Granger ... : Bailly ... : Lagrange ... : Lesclapart ..., MDCCLXXXVI [1786].
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Bibliotheca, Acta et Scripta Magica

Hauber, Eberhard David, 1695-1765. Bibliotheca, Acta et Scripta Magica. Lemgo [Germany]: Gedruckt bey Joh. Heinrich Meyer, 1738-1745.
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Encyclopedique des Amusemens des Sciences Mathématiques et Physiques

Lacombe, Jacques. Dictionnaire Encyclopedique des Amusemens des Sciences Mathématiques et Physiques. Paris, Panckoucke, 1792.
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Leti, Gregorio, 1630-1701. Puttanismo romano. [Geneva, Switzerland? : s.n.], 1668.
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The Voyages of the Sieur Le Maire, to the Canary Islands, Cape-Verde, Senegal, and Gambia. LeMarie, Jacques-Joseph. The Voyages of the Sieur Le Maire, to the Canary Islands, Cape-Verde, Senegal, and Gambia. London, 1745.
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The Triumphant Widow, or The medley of Humours. A comedy, Acted by His Royal Highnes’s Servants. Written by His Grace the Duke of Newcastle. Newcastle, William Cavendish, Duke of, 1592-1676. The Triumphant Widow, or The medley of Humours. A comedy, Acted by His Royal Highnes’s Servants. Written by His Grace the Duke of Newcastle. London, Printed by J.M. for H. Herringman, at the Sign of the Blew Anchor in the Lower-Walk of the New-Exchange, 1677.
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Olney Hymns: In Three Books Newton, John, 1725-1807. Olney Hymns: In Three Books. London, Printed and sold by W. Oliver, 1779.
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oan Nieuhofs Gedenkwaerdige zee en Lantreize Door de Voornaemste Landschappen van West en Oostindien Nieuhof, Johannes, 1618-1672. Joan Nieuhofs Gedenkwaerdige zee en Lantreize Door de Voornaemste Landschappen van West en Oostindien. Amsterdam, By de weduwe van Iacob van Meurs, 1682.
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The History of Genghizcan the Great, First Emperor of the Antient Moguls and Tartars. Pétis, François, 1622-1695. The History of Genghizcan the Great, First Emperor of the Antient Moguls and Tartars. London, J. Darby [etc.] 1722.
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Natural magick Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615. Natural Magick, by John Baptista Porta, a Neapolitane: in twenty books ... wherein are set forth all the riches and delights of the natural sciences.. London, Printed for T. Young and S. Speed, 1658.
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Incomenza el libro del glorioso doctore misier sa[n]cto Agustino chiamato Manuale Pseudo-Augustinus. Incomenza el Libro del Glorioso Doctore Misier Sa[n]cto Agustino Chiamato Manuale. Impresso in Venesia: [Hannibal Foxius], del Mcccclxxxvii adi xv de Decembrio [15 Dec. 1487]
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The History of Persia Teixeira, Pedro, b. ca. 1570. The History of Persia. London, J. Brown, 1715.
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A relation of the late intended settlement of the islands of St. Lucia and St. Vincent, in America; in right of the Duke of Montagu, and orders, in the year 1722. Uring, Nathaniel. A Relation of the Late Intended Settlement of the Islands of St. Lucia and St. Vincent, in America; in Right of the Duke of Montagu, and Orders, in the year 1722. London, Printed for J. Peele, 1725.
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Vida admirable Valdes, Joseph Eugenio. Vida admirable, y penitente de la v. m. sor Sebastiana Josepha de la SS. Trinidad ... Mexico, Impr. de la Bibliotheca mexicana, 1765.
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