AN ECLECTIC LIBRARY: Unusual Books On Line.


New in the Library.

The Catholic Encyclopedia

The special Knights of Columbus edition (1913) now has its own page.

Romance and Reality by L. E. L.

The first novel by Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the “female Byron,” in both its first edition and a later one-volume edition with a memoir of the author.

Wycliffe and the Lollards.

In our Christian History division, a new page on the Reformation and Antecedents is taking shape. Right now it has a fine collection of books about Wycliffe and the Lollards.

About the Eclectic Library.


Bookshelves in the Library.

Classics

Classical Authors

Classical Studies

Medieval

Medieval Chronicles

Arthurian History and Romance

Miscellaneous Romances

From Caxton's Press; From Wynkyn de Worde's Press

Reynard the Fox

Miscellaneous Medieval

Essays and Philosophy
Essays

Religion
Church Fathers and Sources for Ecclesiastical History
Music

Printed Music

Guitar Methods

Reed Organ

Art
Art Technique
Drawing

Photography
Art History

Architecture

House Plans and Domestic Architecture

Engravings
Historic Engravings

Collections of Engravings
Fashions of Various Eras

Penmanship

Literature
Literary Criticism

Poetry
American Poets

English Poets
Fiction
Fiction Miscellanies

American Novelists

English Novelists

Novels in Translation or in Other Languages

Drama
English and American Dramatists

Humor & Satire

For Children
Picture Books

Biography

Biographical Reference


History
Ancient History
Ancient Near East

Inscriptions & Epigraphy

Europe
British History

Byzantine Empire

French History

Late Roman History

Renaissance

North America
American History
Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania
Mexican History
Fashions of Various Eras

Pamphlets, Broadsheets, etc.

Geography & Travel
Geography

Travel Writing

Railroads and Rail Travel

Science
Botany
North American Botanical References

Orchids
Biology and Evolution

Medicine

Quackery and Pseudoscience

Technical and Instructional

Law

Language
Useful English References

Latin Grammars, Dictionaries, and Methods

Greek Grammars, Dictionaries, and Methods

French Grammars, Dictionaries, and Methods
Comparative Grammar of Indo-European Languages

Writing & Printing
Manuscripts

Penmanship

Printing
Printing History
From Caxton's Press; From Wynkyn de Worde's Press
Printing Technique

Typography

Ornaments gathered from various books

Decorative Initials

Miscellanies

Unclassifiable Oddities


Magazines