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The Balloon translated from the German by Sarah A. Myers

Title:
Pray and work, then God will help!
Presenter:
Atwood, Mary K., DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Belden, Julia DSI  Search this
Aero Club of America DSI  Search this
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.),.) DSI  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
National Aeronautic Association (U.S.),.) DSI  Search this
Author:
Myers, Sarah A (Sarah Ann) 1800-1876  Search this
Physical description:
123 pages, 3 unnumbered pages, 5 unnumberd plates color illustrations 17 cm
Type:
Juvenile fiction
Early works to 1800
Chromolithographs
Color printing (Printing)
Fiction
Juvenile literature
Juvenile works
Printed boards (Binding).)
Date:
1855
1851
Topic:
Balloons  Search this
Brothers  Search this
Children--Conduct of life  Search this
Children's stories  Search this
Conduct of life  Search this
Toys  Search this
Plates  Search this
Call number:
PT1113 .B1812 1855
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1042731

Brasil, estrada de ferro de D. Pedro II vistas dos pontos mais importantes desde a estação da Côrte até a do Commercio e plantas das pontes sobre os rios Sant'Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy e Parahyba = Brasil, D. Pedro II railroad : views of prominent points between city-station and that of Commercio and plans of bridges over the rivers Sant'Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy and Parahyba = Brésil, chemin de fer de D. Pedro II : vues des endroits les plus importants depuis la gare de Rio de Janeiro jusqu'a celle du Commercio et plans des ponts sur les fleuves Santa Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy et Parahyba = Brasilien, D. Pedro II Eisenbahn : Ansichten der wichtigsten Puncte vom Bahnhof von Rio de Janeiro aus bis zu dem der Station Commercio, und Pläne der Brücken über die flüsse Sant'Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy und Parahyba pelo Imperial Instituto Artistico

Title:
Brasil, estrada de ferro de D. Pedro segundo
Estrada de ferro de D. Pedro II
Brasil, D. Pedro II railroad : views of prominent points between city-station and that of Commercio and plans of bridges over the rivers Sant'Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy and Parahyba
Brasilien, D. Pedro II Eisenbahn : Ansichten der wichtigsten Puncte vom Bahnhof von Rio de Janeiro aus bis zu dem der Station Commercio, und Pläne der Brücken über die Flüsse Sant'Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy und Parahyba
Brésil, chemin de fer de D. Pedro II : vues des endroits les plus importants depuis la gare de Rio de Janeiro jusqu'a celle du Commercio et plans des ponts sur les fleuves Santa Anna, Sacra Familia, Rio das Mortes, Pirahy et Parahyba
Author:
Imperial Instituto Artístico (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)  Search this
Fleiuss, Henrique 1823-1882  Search this
Linde, Carlos approximately 1830-1873  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[30] pages, 29 leaves of plates (some doubled) illustrations (some color), plans 50 x 67 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Brazil
Date:
1865
1870
Topic:
Railroads  Search this
Call number:
HE2930 .I46 1865
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1031941

Symbolae physicae, seu, Icones et descriptiones corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum : quae ex itineribus per Libyam Aegyptum Nubiam Dongalam Syriam Arabiam et Habessiniam publico institutis sumptu Friderici Guilelmi Hemprich et Christiani Godofredi Ehrenberg : studio annis MDCCCXX-MDCCCXXV redierunt regis iussu et impensis publico usui obtulit superstes C.G. Ehrenberg

Title:
Animalia evertebrata exclusis insectis
Animalia evertebrata exclusis insectis ... series prima cum tabularum decade prima
Icones adhuc ineditae corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum
Icones adhuc ineditae corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum ... Botanica
Icones et descriptiones avium quae ex itinere per Africam borealem et Asiam occidentalem
Icones et descriptiones insectorum quae ex itinere per Africam borealem et Asiam
Icones et descriptiones mammalium quae ex itinere per Africam borealem et Asiam occidentalem
Icones et descriptiones piscium
Icones et descriptiones plantarum cotyledonearum quae ex itinere per Africam borealem et Asiam occidentalem
Icones et descriptiones corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum
Symbolae physicae
Author:
Ehrenberg, Christian Gottfried 1795-1876  Search this
Former owner:
Bayer, Frederick M. DSI  Search this
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman),) 1887-1984 DSI  Search this
Burgh, R. DSI  Search this
Schaus, William 1859-1942 DSI  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Contributor:
Matschie, Paul 1861-1926  Search this
Carlgren, Oskar 1865-1954  Search this
Hemprich, W. F (Wilhelm Friedrich),) 1796-1825  Search this
Hilgendorf, Franz 1839-1904  Search this
Klug, Fr (Friedrich),) 1775-1856  Search this
Martens, Eduard von 1831-1904  Search this
Schumann, K (Karl),) 1851-1904  Search this
Tornier, Gustav  Search this
Weltner, Wilhelm  Search this
Donor:
Roper, Clyde F. E., 1937- ,- DSI  Search this
Author:
Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin  Search this
Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin  Search this
Physical description:
14 parts, [156] leaves of plates illustrations in portfolios (50-52 cm)
Type:
Identification
Classification
Pictorial works
Field guides
Place:
Africa, Northeast
Middle East
Northeast Africa
Date:
1828
1845
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Birds  Search this
Botany  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Insects  Search this
Invertebrates  Search this
Plants  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
QL46 .E37 1828
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1032632

De variis structurarum generibus penes Romanos veteres et de tempore quo singula in usum sunt recepta praelectio habita Romae coram Britannica Societate Archeaologica in diaetis consulaturs Anglici VIII Kal. Ian. an MDCCCLXII a Ioanne Henrico Parker

Author:
Parker, John Henry 1806-1884  Search this
Illustrator:
Jobbins, John Richard -1866  Search this
Author:
British Archaeological Association  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
35, 6, [2], pages, 4 leaves of plates illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Italy
Rome
Date:
1868
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Architecture, Roman  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
NA310 .P37 1868
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1036708

Ludovika Korneliia Venetsianina Opyt o polʹzie trezvyia zhizni Pereveden i̋ nuzhnie ĭshimi primiechanīiami izi̋asnen, P̋etrom P̋ogoretskim

Title:
Opyt o polʹzie trezvyia zhizni
Author:
Cornaro, Luigi 1475-1566  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
112 pages 20 cm (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Date:
1768
Topic:
Health  Search this
Hygiene  Search this
Longevity  Search this
Call number:
RA775 .C67 1768
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1037924

Die vollständigste Naturgeschichte der Vögel von H.G. Ludwig Reichenbach

Title:
Die vollständigste Naturgeschichte der Vögel des In- und Auslandes
Central-Atlas für zoologische Gärten und für Thierfreunde
Säugethiere
Synopsis avium
Vögel
Author:
Reichenbach, H. G. Ludwig (Heinrich Gottlieb Ludwig),) 1793-1879  Search this
Former owner:
Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969 DSI  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
23 volumes, leaves of plates illustrations 25-34 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1836
1862
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Call number:
QH46 .R45 1836
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1038314

Relation of an aerostatic voyage by Mr. Gay Lussac ; read before the National Institute, the 9th of Vendèmaire, year XIII ; transmitted by D.B. Warden ; communicated by Dr. Stephenson

Author:
Gay-Lussac, Joseph Louis 1778-1850  Search this
Author:
Warden, David Bailie 1772-1845  Search this
Former owner:
Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences (U.S.),.) DSI  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
14 pages 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1808
Topic:
Balloons  Search this
Call number:
TL609 .G39 1808
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1038376

A new treatise on the use of the globes, and practical astronomy, or, A comprehensive view of the system of the world in four parts : I. An extensive collection of astronomical and other definitions. II. Problems performed by the terrestrial globe, including those relative to geography, navigation, dialling, &c. with many new and important problems and investigations, particularly useful to the navigator and practical astronomer. III. Problems performed by the celestial globe, including those of finding the longitude at sea, new methods of finding the latitude, with only one altitude of the sun, or a star, at any given time, with the method of representing the spherical triangles on the globe, &c. IV. A comprehensive account of the solar system, with the elementary principles, and most valuable modern discoveries in astronomy to the present time. The nature and motion of comets, of the fixed stars, eclipses, the theory of the tides, laws of motion, gravity, &c. with diagrams elucidating the demonstrations : the whole serving as an introduction to the higher astronomy and natural philosophy, is illustrated with a variety of important notes, useful remarks, &c. and each problem with several examples : the necessary astronomical instruments are pointed out, and the most useful tables are inserted in the work : designed for the instruction of youth, and particularly adapted to the United States By J. Wallace

Title:
Comprehensive view of the system of the world
New treatise on the use of the globes, and practical astronomy
Author:
Wallace, J (James) -1851  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 512 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Gold tooled leather (Binding)
Stained leather (Binding)
Booksellers' labels (Provenance)
Leather bindings (Binding)
Lettering pieces (Binding)
Relief prints
Sprinkled edges (Binding)
Textbooks
Date:
1812
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Celestial globes  Search this
Globes  Search this
Call number:
QB66 .W35 1812
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1026306

Charter of the Northern Pacific Railroad Co., organization, proceedings, by-laws, and appendix

Title:
United States of America
Northern Pacific Railroad Company, charter, organization, and proceedings
Author:
Northern Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Subject:
Northern Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Northern Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
62, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates (folded) folded map 24 cm
Type:
By-laws
Charters
Charters and articles of incorporation
Place:
United States
Northwestern States
Date:
1865
Topic:
Pacific railroads  Search this
Pacific railroads--Early projects  Search this
Pacific railroads--Land grants  Search this
Public lands  Search this
Railroad land grants  Search this
Railroad law  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Pacific railroads.  Search this
Call number:
KF2379.N58 A3 1865X
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1028288

Report on the geology of the state of Connecticut by James G. Percival ; published under the direction of the commissioners appointed by the legislature

Title:
On the geology of the state of Connecticut
Author:
Percival, James Gates 1795-1856  Search this
Author:
Connecticut Geological Survey  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
495 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates map 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Connecticut
Date:
1842
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Mines and mineral resources  Search this
Call number:
QE93 .P47 1842
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1021886

The state of Maine, in 1893 by George H. Haynes

Author:
Haynes, George H (George Henry) 1835-1912  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Subject:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
98 pages illustrations, map, portrait 18 x 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Maine
Date:
1893
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F25 .H39 1893
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1015264

Congrès international de médecine légale règlement

Title:
Ministère du commerce, de l'industrie et des colonies. Exposition universelle internationale de 1889. Direction générale de l'exploitation
Author:
Congrès international de médecine légale (3rd : 1889 : Paris, France)  Search this
France Ministère du commerce, de l'industrie et des colonies  Search this
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France)  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Subject:
Congrès international de médecine légale (3rd : 1889 : Paris, France)  Search this
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France)  Search this
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France) Congresses  Search this
Physical description:
3 pages 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1889
Topic:
Medical laws and legislation  Search this
Medical laws and legislation--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
T803.N1 C66 1889
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1017417

Report on the Adirondack and State land surveys to the year 1884 with a description of the location of the boundaries of the great land patents and an account of the variation of the magnetic needle in northern New York, between the years 1766 and 1883 : with rainfall and temperature tables, and a list of the state lands by Verplanck Colvin, superintendent of surveys

Title:
State of New York
Report of Verplanck Colvin on state land survey
Author:
New York (State) State Land Survey  Search this
Colvin, Verplanck 1847-1920  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
Weed, Parsons & Co  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 343 pages, [21] leaves of plates (8 folded) illustrations, maps 24 cm
Type:
Books
Surveys
Place:
New York (State)
Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)
Adirondack Mountains
Date:
1884
Topic:
Surveying  Search this
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
GA61.N7 A3 1884
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1007421

Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des insectes / par M. de Reaumur ..

Title:
Memoires pour l'histoire des insectes
Author:
Réaumur, René-Antoine Ferchault de 1683-1757  Search this
Writer of introduction:
Bouvier, E.-L. 1856-1944  Search this
Writer of supplementary textual content:
Pérez, Charles 1873-  Search this
Former owner:
Lever, Ashton Sir 1729-1788 DSI  Search this
Brevoort, James Carson 1818-1887 DSI  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
volumes, 288 leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations (engravings) ; 27 cm (4to)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1734
1955
1734-1955
Topic:
Insects  Search this
Call number:
QL462 .R43 1734
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_913744

Celebrated American caverns, especially Mammoth, Wyandot, and Luray together with historical, scientific, and descriptive notices of caves and grottoes in other lands by Horace C. Hovey ; with maps and illustrations

Author:
Hovey, Horace Carter 1833-1914  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Clarke, Robert DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 228, 8 pages, [26] leaves of plates (3 folded) illustrations, portrait, plans 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Luray Caverns (Va.)
Mammoth Cave (Ky.)
Wyandotte Cave (Ind.)
Date:
1882
Topic:
Caves  Search this
Speleology  Search this
Call number:
GB603 .H84 1882
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1007289

Report of the first exhibition of the Aëronautical Society of Great Britain held at the Crystal Palace, on the 25th June 1868, and ten following days

Title:
Exhibition of the Aëronautical Society of Great Britain
Author:
Aeronautical Society of Great Britain  Search this
Aeronautical Society of Great Britain  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
19 pages 20 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
1869
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Call number:
TL506.L7 A37 1868
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_994612

Exposition universelle de Vienne en 1873 rapports

Title:
France, Commission Supérieure, rapports
Author:
France Commission Supérieure à l'Exposition Universelle de Vienne, 1873  Search this
Vienna International Exhibition (1873)  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
5 volume, [1] folded leaf of plates map 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Austria
Vienna
Date:
1875
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Industries  Search this
Manufactures  Search this
Call number:
T960.E1 F73 1875
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_995350

Bulletin de l'Institut aérotechnique de l'Université de Paris (Fondation Henry Deutsch de la Meurthe)

Author:
Université de Paris Institut aérotechnique, Saint Cyr  Search this
Université de Paris Fondation Henry Deutsch de la Meurthe  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries Langley aeronautical collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 volume, leaves of plates illustrations 27 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
France
Date:
1911
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Aeronautics--Societies, etc  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Call number:
TL502 .B85 1911
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_998474

Walker Art Gallery, 1889 exhibition of decorative & applied art Corporation of Liverpool, E.H. Cookson, esquire, mayor

Title:
Corporation of Liverpool, E.H. Cookson, esquire, mayor
Exhibition of decorative & applied art
Author:
Walker Art Gallery  Search this
Dyall, Charles  Search this
Rathbone, Philip Henry 1828-1895  Search this
Liverpool (England) City Council  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Subject:
Walker Art Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
88 pages 17 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
England
Liverpool
Date:
1889
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Call number:
NK931.L58 W35 1889
Data Source:
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Notes sur la zoologie et la paloeontologie de Victoria par Frederick M'Coy ... ; traduit de l'Anglais par E. Lissignol

Title:
Exposition Intercoloniale, 1866
Author:
McCoy, Frederick 1823-1899  Search this
Author:
Lissignol, E (Emmanuel),) 1829-  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Physical description:
35 pages 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Victoria
Australien
Australie
Date:
1866
1800-talet
Topic:
Paleontology  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Paleontologi  Search this
Paléontologie  Search this
Utställningar  Search this
Zoologi  Search this
Zoologie  Search this
Call number:
QE758.V64 M1214 1866
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_991228

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