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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2019-10-10
1834 January 26-August 15
Creator:
Labiche, Eugène, 1815-1888
Nadar, Félix, 1820-1910
Extent: 1 linear foot (2 boxes)
Eugène Labiche (1815-1888) was a French comic playwright known for popular and amusing comedies who traveled to Italy in 1834 at the age of 18. He recorded the daily experiences of his journey through the south of France, Italy, and Switzerland in 44 rough notebooks and 2 fair copy notebooks. His friend, Gaspard-Félix Tournachon (1820-1910), more commonly (and much more famously) known as Nadar, helped Labiche make a fair copy of a portion of his travel diary from his notes and provided a few illustrations in the 2 volumes.
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Eugene Labiche travel diaries, "Voyage en Italie"
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Labiche, Eugène, 1815-1888 Nadar, Félix, 1820-1910
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1391
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 linear foot (2 boxes)
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1834 January 26-August 15
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Eugène Labiche (1815-1888) was a French comic playwright known for popular and amusing comedies who traveled to Italy in 1834 at the age of 18. He recorded the daily experiences of his journey through the south of France, Italy, and Switzerland in 44 rough notebooks and 2 fair copy notebooks. His friend, Gaspard-Félix Tournachon (1820-1910), more commonly (and much more famously) known as Nadar, helped Labiche make a fair copy of a portion of his travel diary from his notes and provided a few illustrations in the 2 volumes.
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Labiche, Eugène, 1815-1888 Nadar, Félix, 1820-1910 Leveaux, Alphonse, 1810-
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Diaries Sketches
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Date added: 2019-05-09
circa 1806
Creator:
Lévis, Pierre-Marc-Gaston, duc de, 1764-1830
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising a manuscript portion from volume 2 of Lévis work entitled Les voyages de Kang-Hi, ou nouvelles lettres chinoises. The manuscript was written in French around 1806 and is probably in Lévis hand.
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Memoire sur l'Inde: memoire sur l'insurrection de l'Inde angloise, rédigé par le révérand Père Benoît, missionarire à la résidence de Poonah ...
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Lévis, Pierre-Marc-Gaston, duc de, 1764-1830
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1938
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1806
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A volume comprising a manuscript portion from volume 2 of Lévis work entitled Les voyages de Kang-Hi, ou nouvelles lettres chinoises. The manuscript was written in French around 1806 and is probably in Lévis hand.
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Lévis, Pierre-Marc-Gaston, duc de, 1764-1830
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, French--19th century
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Date added: 2019-05-09
circa 1770-1799
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing a treatise on geography written by an unnamed author in France. The work was probably written from approximately 1770 to 1779.
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Traicte de la geographie nouvelle et ancienne avec les particularitez de chaque pais
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1945
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1770-1799
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A volume containing a treatise on geography written by an unnamed author in France. The work was probably written from approximately 1770 to 1779.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, French--18th century Treatises
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Date added: 2019-05-09
1870
Creator:
Brun, Alexandre, active 19th century
Thénot, J. P., (Jean Pierre), 1803-1857, Associated name
Extent: 2 volumes (+ 1 envelope)
Two notebooks dated 1870 written in French by Alexandre Brun comprising a treatise on perspective with several figures and drawings.
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Cahiers de perspective de Alexandre Brun
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Brun, Alexandre, active 19th century Thénot, J. P., (Jean Pierre), 1803-1857, Associated name
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1971
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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2 volumes (+ 1 envelope)
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1870
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Two notebooks dated 1870 written in French by Alexandre Brun comprising a treatise on perspective with several figures and drawings.
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Brun, Alexandre, active 19th century Thénot, J. P., (Jean Pierre), 1803-1857
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Drawings Manuscripts, French--19th century Treatises
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Date added: 2019-05-09
circa 1810
Extent: 1 volume
Oversize volume written in French comprising a treatise on making liquors. The detailed and densely written volume was created by an unknown compiler around 1810.
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Liqueurs spiritueuses pour la table, ou d'agrément, dout l'aromate ou parfum se prend dans les matières végétables odorantes qui suivent
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1857
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1810
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Oversize volume written in French comprising a treatise on making liquors. The detailed and densely written volume was created by an unknown compiler around 1810.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuals (instructional materials) Manuscripts, French--19th century Recipes Treatises
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Date added: 2019-05-09
circa 1920-1930
Creator:
Cowette, Demerise, 1877-1853, Compiler
Extent: 1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
A volume of eighteenth-century French songs from the Acadian region of Kennebec, Maine compiled by Demerise Cowette between the years 1920 to 1930.
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Livre de Chanson
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Cowette, Demerise, 1877-1853, Compiler
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1849
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
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circa 1920-1930
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A volume of eighteenth-century French songs from the Acadian region of Kennebec, Maine compiled by Demerise Cowette between the years 1920 to 1930.
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Cowette, Demerise, 1877-1853 Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American West (University of Pennsylvania).
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, French--18th century Musical texts Songs (documents)
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Date added: 2019-05-09
before 1786
Extent: 1 volume
An eighteenth century, leather-bound volume with a fish scale pattern spine stamped in gold and a label that reads "recettes diverses." The volume contains a collection of pharmaceutical recipes providing remedies for various ailments on 140 pages. Each page has a black ink double ruled border. A majority of the recipes have explanations for usage and dosage
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Recueil de quelques préparations, galeniques et chimiques: avec quelque recettes utiles et curieuses, pour servir aux pharmaciens, chirurgiens, aux personnes charitables, et aux curieux. Le tout tiré des meilleurs auteurs, taut anciens que modernes, [?] en 1758, augmenté ... corrigé et transcris à Huningue en haute Alsace; relie à Basel en Suisse, chez M. Samuel Haag, dans le courant du mois de Mars 1786
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1780
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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before 1786
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An eighteenth century, leather-bound volume with a fish scale pattern spine stamped in gold and a label that reads "recettes diverses." The volume contains a collection of pharmaceutical recipes providing remedies for various ailments on 140 pages. Each page has a black ink double ruled border. A majority of the recipes have explanations for usage and dosage
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Haag, Samuel, binder Penchenier, A., former owner
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Formularies Manuscripts, French--18th century Prescriptions Recipes
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Date added: 2019-05-09
between 1770-1780
Extent: 1 volume
Volume containing lecture notes in French by an unknown student probably between the years 1770 to 1780. The lecture course in materia medica was taught by Alphonse Vincent Louis Antoine Leroy.
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Cours de matière medicale par monsieur Alphonse Leroy
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1817
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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between 1770-1780
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Volume containing lecture notes in French by an unknown student probably between the years 1770 to 1780. The lecture course in materia medica was taught by Alphonse Vincent Louis Antoine Leroy.
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French
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Leroy, Alphonse Vincent Louis Antoine, 1741?-1816
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Lecture notes Manuscripts, French--18th century
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Date added: 2018-02-01
1881-1929
(Bulk: 1899-1900)
Creator:
Kane, Florence Bayard, 1868-1943
Extent: 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
A collection of playbills and other ephemera of a young lady's travels in Europe, particularly Paris, collected by Florence Bayard Kane, daughter of the prominent Kane family of Philadelphia, primarily between 1899 and 1900.
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Florence Bayard Kane collection of European travel and theater ephemera
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Kane, Florence Bayard, 1868-1943
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1007
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.25 linear feet (1 box)
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1881-1929
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1899-1900
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A collection of playbills and other ephemera of a young lady's travels in Europe, particularly Paris, collected by Florence Bayard Kane, daughter of the prominent Kane family of Philadelphia, primarily between 1899 and 1900.
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1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s
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1890s 1900s
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French
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Kane, Florence Bayard, 1868-1943
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Printed ephemera Theater programs
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Date added: 2017-07-03
1790-1809
Creator:
Guyton de Morveau, Louis-Bernard, 1737-1816
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
Annales de chimie is a scientific journal that was founded in Paris, France, in 1789 by Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau (1737-1816) and Antoine Lavoisier (1743-1794). This collection contains letters, pamphlets and manuscripts relating to Guyton de Morveau and his work as a lead editor of the Annales de chimie. Documents include foreign language originals, copy texts, or the actual printer's copy.
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Annales de chimie letters and documents
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Guyton de Morveau, Louis-Bernard, 1737-1816
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1263
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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1790-1809
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Annales de chimie is a scientific journal that was founded in Paris, France, in 1789 by Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau (1737-1816) and Antoine Lavoisier (1743-1794). This collection contains letters, pamphlets and manuscripts relating to Guyton de Morveau and his work as a lead editor of the Annales de chimie. Documents include foreign language originals, copy texts, or the actual printer's copy.
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1790s 1800s
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French
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Guyton de Morveau, Louis-Bernard, 1737-1816 Annales de chimie.
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Correspondence Manuscripts (document genre) Pamphlets
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Date added: 2017-02-27
1897-1914
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
The Belle Époque, dating from the end of the Franco-Prussian War in 1871 to the outbreak of World War I in 1914, is described as a period of optimism, regional peace, economic prosperity, and techonological, scientific, and cultural innovations during the French Third Republic. It is particularly known as an era in which the arts flourished in Paris and other European Francophone centers. This collection contains programs, publications, advertisements and tickets which document classical music and operatic performances at a variety of concert venues and music halls.
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Belle Époque musical concert and opera programs and periodicals collection
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PUSp.Print Coll. 30
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1897-1914
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The Belle Époque, dating from the end of the Franco-Prussian War in 1871 to the outbreak of World War I in 1914, is described as a period of optimism, regional peace, economic prosperity, and techonological, scientific, and cultural innovations during the French Third Republic. It is particularly known as an era in which the arts flourished in Paris and other European Francophone centers. This collection contains programs, publications, advertisements and tickets which document classical music and operatic performances at a variety of concert venues and music halls.
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1890s 1900s 1910s
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Concert programs Newspapers Ticket stubs
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Date added: 2016-09-09
1994-1997
Creator:
Abrioux, Yves
Burattoni, Gianni, 1947-
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Yves Abrioux (1949-) and Gianni Burattoni (1947-) joined forces for much of the 1990s as partners who created art and installations based on Burattoni’s artistic background and Abrioux’s background as a professor of English literature and a specialist in the history and theory of gardens and landscape. This collection contains articles, project files and publicity from Abrioux and Burattoni’s work together from 1990 to 1997.
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Yves Abrioux and Gianni Burattoni collection
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Abrioux, Yves Burattoni, Gianni, 1947-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1233
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1994-1997
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Yves Abrioux (1949-) and Gianni Burattoni (1947-) joined forces for much of the 1990s as partners who created art and installations based on Burattoni’s artistic background and Abrioux’s background as a professor of English literature and a specialist in the history and theory of gardens and landscape. This collection contains articles, project files and publicity from Abrioux and Burattoni’s work together from 1990 to 1997.
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1990s
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French
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Abrioux, Yves Burattoni, Gianni, 1947-
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Articles Brochures Project files
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Date added: 2015-11-30
1835-1855
Extent: 1 volume
A parchment bound volume spanning from 1835 to 1855 containing handwritten recipes and instructions for varnishes, lacquers, and dyes.
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Book of recipes for varnishes, lacquers, and dyes
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1102
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1835-1855
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A parchment bound volume spanning from 1835 to 1855 containing handwritten recipes and instructions for varnishes, lacquers, and dyes.
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1830s 1840s 1850s
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Account books Manuscripts, French--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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Date added: 2015-11-25
circa 1918
Creator:
Cazes, J. E., Artist
Extent: 1 box (9 folders + 1 oversize folder)
A portfolio of fifty-three architectural and interior decoration drawings by J. E. Cazes of Vincennes, France.
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Modèles pour le luminaire études & projets pour intérieurs modernes
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Cazes, J. E., Artist
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1069
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (9 folders + 1 oversize folder)
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circa 1918
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A portfolio of fifty-three architectural and interior decoration drawings by J. E. Cazes of Vincennes, France.
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Cazes, J. E.
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Architectural drawings (visual works) Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, French--20th century
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Date added: 2015-11-23
1845-1848
(Bulk: 1847-1848)
Creator:
Agence France-presse.
Extent: 0.33 linear feet (1 box)
The international news agency Agence Havas, ancestor of Agence France-Presse (AFP) Reuters, was founded in 1832 by Charles-Louis Havas (1783-1858), who translated reports from foreign papers and distributed them to Paris and provincial newspapers. This collection consists of 101 lithographed news reports from 1845 to 1848, though most of the reports are from 1847. The reports focus primarily on economic and political news of the time, specific to Spain, Italy, and France.
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Agence Havas news reports
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Agence France-presse.
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PUSp. Print Coll. 29
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.33 linear feet (1 box)
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1845-1848
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1847-1848
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The international news agency Agence Havas, ancestor of Agence France-Presse (AFP) Reuters, was founded in 1832 by Charles-Louis Havas (1783-1858), who translated reports from foreign papers and distributed them to Paris and provincial newspapers. This collection consists of 101 lithographed news reports from 1845 to 1848, though most of the reports are from 1847. The reports focus primarily on economic and political news of the time, specific to Spain, Italy, and France.
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1840s
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1840s
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French
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Agence France-presse. Havas, Charles, 1783-1858
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News bulletins
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Date added: 2015-07-29
1792-1891
(Bulk: 1830-1870)
Creator:
Du Rouvenoz et Cie.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Collection of various documents, mostly from 1830-1870, relating to a distillery located in Annecy, France.
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Du Rouvenoz et Cie records
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Du Rouvenoz et Cie.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 514
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1792-1891
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1830-1870
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Collection of various documents, mostly from 1830-1870, relating to a distillery located in Annecy, France.
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1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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French
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Du Rouvenoz et Cie.
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Ledgers (account books) Recipes
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Date added: 2015-07-29
1914-1918
Creator:
Vaes, Urbain J., 1896-
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Urbain Ghislain Joseph Jean Vaes (1896-1967) was a Belgian professor of business who spent most of his career at the University of Louvain/Leuven. After completing his undergraduate studies at Louvain, he received a scholarship to move to Philadelphia to study business at the University of Pennsylvania. The collection includes materials relating to the German occupation of Belgium, likely collected by Vaes during the war.
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Urbain Vaes collection on the German occupation of Belgium
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Vaes, Urbain J., 1896-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1067
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1914-1918
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Urbain Ghislain Joseph Jean Vaes (1896-1967) was a Belgian professor of business who spent most of his career at the University of Louvain/Leuven. After completing his undergraduate studies at Louvain, he received a scholarship to move to Philadelphia to study business at the University of Pennsylvania. The collection includes materials relating to the German occupation of Belgium, likely collected by Vaes during the war.
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1910s
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French
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Vaes, Urbain J., 1896- Beyens, baron (Eugène-Napoléon), 1855-1934
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Leaflets (printed works) Maps (documents) Printed ephemera
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Date added: 2015-07-29
1838-1891
Creator:
Maindron, Ernest, 1838-1908
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Documents relating to the Académie des sciences (Paris) in the mid- to late-1800s, including letters to Ernest Maindron from members of the Académie.
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Ernest Maindron collection of Académie des Sciences documents and letters
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Maindron, Ernest, 1838-1908
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 159
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1838-1891
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Documents relating to the Académie des sciences (Paris) in the mid- to late-1800s, including letters to Ernest Maindron from members of the Académie.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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French
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Maindron, Ernest, 1838-1908 Académie des sciences (France).
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Correspondence
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Date added: 2015-07-29
1832-1845
Extent: 1 volume
A collection of 76 humorous courtroom scenes.
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Thémis en goguettes
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 521
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1832-1845
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A collection of 76 humorous courtroom scenes.
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1830s 1840s
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Date added: 2015-07-29
1667-1678
Creator:
Colbert, Jean-Baptiste, 1619-1683
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Jean Baptiste Colbert served as the French minister of finance under King Louis XIV and achieved a reputation for his work of improving French manufacturing and bringing the economy back from bankruptcy. The letters deal with a variety of subjects ranging from trade regulations, licensing, taxes, and imprisonment to simple requests for the expedition of certain orders.
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Jean-Baptiste Colbert letters to Gabriel de La Reynie
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Colbert, Jean-Baptiste, 1619-1683
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 578
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1667-1678
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Jean Baptiste Colbert served as the French minister of finance under King Louis XIV and achieved a reputation for his work of improving French manufacturing and bringing the economy back from bankruptcy. The letters deal with a variety of subjects ranging from trade regulations, licensing, taxes, and imprisonment to simple requests for the expedition of certain orders.
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1660s 1670s
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French
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Colbert, Jean-Baptiste, 1619-1683 La Reynie, Gabriel Nicolas de, 1625-1709
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Correspondence
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Date added: 2015-07-29
1879-1921
Creator:
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns (1835–1921) was a French composer, organist, conductor and pianist of the Romantic era. This collection consists of letters from Camille Saint-Saëns to various correspondents. A great many of the letters are to Princess A. Bibesco. Other addressees include Edouard Dern, Marianne Eissler, Richard Pohl, a Monsieur F. Hueffer, a Monsieur Alboize, Dandelot and Sardou.
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Camille Saint-Saëns letters
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Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 76
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1879-1921
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Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns (1835–1921) was a French composer, organist, conductor and pianist of the Romantic era. This collection consists of letters from Camille Saint-Saëns to various correspondents. A great many of the letters are to Princess A. Bibesco. Other addressees include Edouard Dern, Marianne Eissler, Richard Pohl, a Monsieur F. Hueffer, a Monsieur Alboize, Dandelot and Sardou.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s
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French
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Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921
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Correspondence Photographic postcards
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Date added: 2015-04-27
1694-1791
Creator:
Compagnie de Commerce de Lorraine.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Compagnie de Commerce de Lorraine was founded by Duke Leopold of Lorraine in 1724, with Regard d'Aubonne as director general and Claude Regnault among its other directors, and dissolved by the 1760s. One purpose of the company was to protect commerce in the duchy from the French economic crisis precipitated by the inflation and crash of the stock of John Law's Compagnie des Indes. These 31 files include a few printed documents pertaining to the establishment of the Compagnie and numerous account calculations and documents concerning the liquidation of the Compagnie.
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Compagnie de Commerce de Lorraine financial records
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Compagnie de Commerce de Lorraine.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 562
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1694-1791
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Compagnie de Commerce de Lorraine was founded by Duke Leopold of Lorraine in 1724, with Regard d'Aubonne as director general and Claude Regnault among its other directors, and dissolved by the 1760s. One purpose of the company was to protect commerce in the duchy from the French economic crisis precipitated by the inflation and crash of the stock of John Law's Compagnie des Indes. These 31 files include a few printed documents pertaining to the establishment of the Compagnie and numerous account calculations and documents concerning the liquidation of the Compagnie.
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1690s 1700s 1710s 1720s 1730s 1740s 1750s 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s
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French
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Compagnie de Commerce de Lorraine. Regnault, Claude
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Business records Financial records
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Date added: 2015-03-23
1822-1880
Creator:
Millaud, Albert, 1844-1892
Mirecourt, Eugène de, 1812-1880
Raspail, F.-V. (François-Vincent), 1794-1878
Raymond, Michel
Extent: 1 volume
François-Vincent Raspail (1794-1878) was a French scientist and politician known for his opposition to the French monarchy and for his scientific work in the fields of histochemistry, cellular theory and the microbial theory of disease. This volume of Opuscules divers, dating from 1822 to 1880, consists of twenty-one items, including pamphlets, notes, and newspaper clippings about François-Vincent Raspail.
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F.V. Raspail: Sa Vie: Opuscules divers
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Millaud, Albert, 1844-1892 Mirecourt, Eugène de, 1812-1880 Raspail, F.-V. (François-Vincent), 1794-1878 Raymond, Michel
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PUSp.FC8.R1848.S822
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1822-1880
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François-Vincent Raspail (1794-1878) was a French scientist and politician known for his opposition to the French monarchy and for his scientific work in the fields of histochemistry, cellular theory and the microbial theory of disease. This volume of Opuscules divers, dating from 1822 to 1880, consists of twenty-one items, including pamphlets, notes, and newspaper clippings about François-Vincent Raspail.
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1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s
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French
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Millaud, Albert, 1844-1892 Mirecourt, Eugène de, 1812-1880 Raspail, F.-V. (François-Vincent), 1794-1878 Raymond, Michel Raspail, F.-V. (François-Vincent), 1794-1878
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Biographies Book catalogs Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) Speeches
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Date added: 2014-11-17
1827-1843
Extent: 1 volume
A sketchbook by an unknown artist containing sketches and drawings of buildings, monuments, and architectural elements around Paris and Northern France spanning from 1827 to 1843.
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Sketchbook of architecture
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1042
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1827-1843
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A sketchbook by an unknown artist containing sketches and drawings of buildings, monuments, and architectural elements around Paris and Northern France spanning from 1827 to 1843.
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1820s 1830s 1840s
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French
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Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, French--19th century Sketchbooks Watercolors
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Date added: 2014-09-02
before 1987
Creator:
La Peyrère, Isaac de, 1594-1676, Author
Extent: 1 box
Copy of a manuscript work regarding the theological status of the Jewish people.
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Photostat of Des Juifs élus, rejetés et rappelés, par Isaac de La Peyrère
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La Peyrère, Isaac de, 1594-1676, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1022
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box
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before 1987
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Copy of a manuscript work regarding the theological status of the Jewish people.
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French
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La Peyrère, Isaac de, 1594-1676 Popkin, Jeremy D., 1948- Popkin, Richard H., (Richard Henry), 1923-2005
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Manuscripts, French--17th century Stats (copies)
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