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Curiosities & wonders

'Curiosities & wonders' contains the following 56 items:

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Aesop's fables [109837643]

Author: Aesop

Date printed: 1786

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Alphabet of insects for the use of beginners [120764198]

Printer: Bradbury & Evans

Author: Rennie, James, 1787-1867

Publisher: Orr & Smith

Date published: 1834

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Anecdotes of the animal kingdom [116586718]

Author: Brown, Thomas, 1785-1862

Publisher: A. Fullarton & Co.

Date published: 1833

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Arabian nights entertainment [115109647]

Publisher: Gall & Inglis

Probable date published: 1870

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Volumes 1-4 - Arabian nights entertainments [117917413]

Printer: Alex. Lawrie & Co.

Date printed: 1807

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Volumes 1-4 - Arabian nights entertainments [126160582]

Printer: Schaw, D. (Daniel), active 1788-1835

Date printed: 1802

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Arabian nights' entertainments [106697502]

Publisher: Richard Griffin and Co.

Date published: 1828

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Autumn, or, The causes, appearances, and effects of the seasonal decay and decomposition of nature [114362488]

Publisher: Thomas Ward and Company

Printer: Clay, Richard, 1789-1877

Author: Mudie, Robert, 1777-1842

Date published: 1837

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Boys' and girls' book of wonders in nature and art [115703110]

Publisher: Cameron, Clark, & Co.

Probable date published: 1851

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Catechism of zoology, or, Natural history of the animal kingdom [109004397]

Author: Rhind, William, 1797-1864

Printer: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Printer: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Date published: 1831

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Cosmotheoros, or conjectures concerning the planetary worlds, and their inhabitants [116492065]

Printer: Foulis Press

Author: Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695

Date printed: 1757

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Curiosities for the ingenious, selected from the most authentic treasures of nature, science and art [120443468]

Publisher: Boys, Thomas

Printer: Gye and Balne

Date published: 1821

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Demonology and witchcraft [116375305]

Author: Scott, Walter, 1771-1832

Date published: 1876

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Demonology and witchcraft [117238925]

Author: Scott, Walter, 1771-1832

Illustrator: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878

Publisher: Tegg, William, 1816-1895

Date published: 1868

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Description and use of the celestial and terrestrial globes, and of Collins's pocket-quadrant [116991327]

Author: Harris, John, 1667?-1719

Publisher: Ward, Aaron, -1747

Date printed: 1747

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Description of three hundred animals, viz. beasts, birds, fishes, serpents, and insects [120764138]

Author: Boreman, Thomas, 18th century

Date printed: 1774

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Dr Goldsmith's abridgement of the history of Rome [127162995]

Author: Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774

Editor: Simpson, Robert, active 1808-1850

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Date published: 1823

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Dr Goldsmith's history of Rome [116127295]

Author: Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Printer: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Editor: Simpson, Robert, active 1808-1850

Date published: 1834

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Dr. Goldsmith's history of Greece, abridged, for the use of schools [127164441]

Author: Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774

Editor: Simpson, Robert, active 1808-1850

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Date published: 1828

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Dr. Goldsmith's Roman history, abridged by himself for the use of schools [120443345]

Author: Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774

Printer: D. Schaw and Co.

Date printed: 1801

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Flowers of ancient history [117954622]

Printer: Jackson, Zachariah

Author: Adams, John, 1750?-1814

Date printed: 1789

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History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity, very necessary for understanding the writings of the ancients, and the modern English poets [106669663]

Author: Sheldon, William, 1762-1822

Printer: J. & M. Robertson

Date printed: 1798

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Juvenile histories, consisting of the History of the seven champions of Christendom, Jack the giantkiller, Robin Hood, Valentine and Orson, and Finetta [110184170]

Publisher: W. and J. Deas (Firm)

Printer: J. Pillans & Sons

Date printed: 1809

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Juvenile tales [110184171]

Date printed: 1809

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Lays of ancient Greece and Rome [115109645]

Author: W. R.

Publisher: Hadden, James (Publisher in Glasgow)

Printer: Munro, William (Printer in Glasgow)

Date published: 1878

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Letters on demonology and witchcraft [124880952]

Author: Scott, Walter, 1771-1832

Printer: J. & J. Harper, Printers

Date printed: 1831

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Letters on demonology and witchcraft [124880992]

Illustrator: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878

Author: Scott, Walter, 1771-1832

Publisher: Murray, John, 1778-1843

Date published: 1830

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Letters on natural magic [115108006]

Author: Brewster, David, 1781-1868

Date published: 1882

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Long pack [116135895]

Author: Hogg, James, 1770-1835

Date published: 1821

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My own ABC of quadrupeds [126248606]

Author: Sutcliffe, John

Publisher: William and John Milne (Firm)

Date published: 1846

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Natural history of beasts, birds, & fishes, or, Stories of animated nature [107708089]

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons

Author: Aikman, James, 1779?-1860

Date published: 1847

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Natural history of Selborne [114473046]

Editor: Brown, Thomas, Captain

Publisher: Fraser & Co. (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Author: White, Gilbert, 1720-1793

Date published: 1835

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New observations on the natural history of bees [114473043]

Author: Huber, François, 1750-1831

Printer: J. & C. Muirhead

Date printed: 1821

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Perpetual astronomical calendar [116991331]

Author: Wilson, John, active 1757

Printer: Bryce, John, active 1750-1786

Printer: Paterson, David, active 1752-1789

Date printed: 1757

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Philosophical analysis and illustration of some of Shakespeare's remarkable characters [107117598]

Publisher: Murray, John, 1778-1843

Author: Richardson, William, 1743-1814

Date published: 1774

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Picture of the seasons [116859993]

Date printed: 1819

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Reflections upon laughter [109890101]

Author: Hutcheson, Francis, 1694-1746

Date printed: 1750

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Renovation of India [109614371]

Author: Brown, Thomas, 1778-1820

Publisher: W. and C. Tait

Date published: 1820

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Roman antiquities, or, An account of the manners and customs of the Romans [114907209]

Author: Adam, Alexander, 1741-1809

Publisher: Blackie & Son

Editor: Boyd, James, 1795-1856

Date published: 1857

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Roman history, in the way of question & answer. Including all the principal events from the building of Rome to the destruction of the Empire by the Goths and vandals [120764115]

Printer: F. Houlston and Son F. Houlston and Son

Date printed: 1825

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Ruined cities of the East [109634265]

Author: Tweedie, W. K. (William King), 1803-1863

Date published: 1859

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Story of Florio and Florella [114907207]

Publisher: W. & J. Deas

Date published: 1809

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Tales of the castle, or, Stories of instruction and delight [114361973]

Author: Genlis, Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de, 1746-1830

Publisher: Richard Griffin and Co.

Date published: 1824

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Tales of the castle, or, Stories of instruction and delight [114362506]

Author: Genlis, Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de, 1746-1830

Date published: 1824

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Tēs tou Homērou Iliados [106076460]

Author: Homer

Printer: Paterson, John, active 1789-1796

Date printed: 1794

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Titi Livii Patavini historiarum ab urbe condita libri quinque priores [109489945]

Author: Livy

Date printed: 1776

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Titi Livii Patavini Historiarum ab urbe condita libri quinque priores [120443255]

Author: Livy

Editor: Ruddiman, Thomas, 1674-1757

Printer: Bell, John, approximately 1736-1806

Date printed: 1785

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Titi Livii Patavini Historiarum ab urbe condita libri quinque priores, ad secundam Joannis Dymock, LL.D., editionem expressi [120443269]

Author: Livy

Editor: Dymock, John, active 1820

Printer: Bell & Bradfute

Date printed: 1833

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Titi Livii Patavini historiarum belli Punici secundi libri quinque priores [120443130]

Author: Livy

Editor: Hunter, John, 1745-1837

Printer: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Date printed: 1850

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Titus Livius' Roman history [110413549]

Printer: J. & C. Muirhead

Author: Livy

Date printed: 1813