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Healthful sports for young ladies: illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc ... accompanied by descriptions. London: Printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, 101 Strand, by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court, [1822]


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McManus-Young Clipping Collection of Materials on Magic

Also see the McManus-Young Magic Collection

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Selected Images from the Early Copyright Records Collection, 1790-1870

See the Early Copyright Records Collection, 1790-1870 to discover more fascinating title pages

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Old Copyright Submissions — Hawthorne, Twain, Douglass and Thousands More

 

 

 

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Featured NEW Digital Collection

Early Copyright Records Collection 1790-1870

The documents in this collection are the result of the first federal copyright laws in 1790 and 1831 (as amended) and contain the early copyright records and material held by the federal district courts and numerous government offices in Washington, DC.

 

The unique materials of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, now totaling over 800,000 items, include books, broadsides, pamphlets, theater playbills, prints, posters, photographs, and medieval and Renaissance manuscripts. At the center is Thomas Jefferson's book collection, which was sold to Congress in 1815.
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