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  • Much ado about nothing; a comedy in five acts. As arranged for the stage by Henry Irving and presented at the Lyceum Theatre on Wednesday, October 11th, 1882.

    • Text
    • London, Printed at the Chiswick Press, 1887.
    • 1887
    • 1 item
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    Text *Z-2829Offsite
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  • Becket [microform] : a tragedy, in a prologue and four acts / by Alfred Lord Tennyson ; as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum Theatre on 6th February 1893.

    • Text
    • London : Macmillan, 1893.
    • 1893
    • 1 item
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    Text *Z-5792 no. 1-5Offsite
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  • Hamlet [microform] : a tragedy in five acts / by William Shakespeare ; as arranged for the stage, by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum Theatre on Monday, December 30th, 1878.

    • Text
    • London : Printed at the Chiswick Press, 1878.
    • 1878
    • 1 item
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    Text *Z-5792 no. 1-5Offsite
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  • The Papers of Henry Irving and Ellen Terry from the Shakespeare Centre Library, Stratford-upon-Avon : an inventory to parts one and two of the Harvester microfilm edition of the Bram Stoker Collection [microform].

    • Text
    • Brighton, Sussex, England : Harvester Microform, 1987.
    • 1987
    • 1 item
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    Text *ZC-268+Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Henry Irving, his life and characters [microform] : illustrated by portraits, scenes, and sketches, together with criticisms / by Clement Scott ... [et. al.] ; the whole collected and arranged by Percy Fitzgerald.

    • Text
    • Oxford : Oxford Microform Publications ; Ann Arbor, Mich. : [distributed by] University Microfilms International, 1980, c1979.
    • 1980-1979
  • A.F.R. Lawrence collection of historical spoken word [sound recording], 1900-1970.

    • Moving image
    • 1900-1970

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  • Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie papers, 1894-1909.

    • Mixed material
    • 1894-1909
    • 1 item
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    Mixed material *T-Mss 1993-013 Box 1Offsite
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  • Richard Mansfield family papers, 1856-1940, bulk (1905-1940)

    • Moving image
    • 1856-1940
    • 20 items

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    Moving image MssCol 1863 Folder (oversize) 1Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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    Moving image MssCol 1863 Volume 7Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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    Moving image MssCol 1863 Volume 8Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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  • Traditions of acting [sound recording].

    • Audio
    • [S.l.] : Crest Cassettes ; Steubenville, Ohio : Creegan Company [distributor], p1991.
    • 1991-1898
    • 1 item
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    Audio *LTCO 112 (F) Program notes on filePerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
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  • Henry Irving-Ellen Terry tour correspondence, 1884-1896.

    • Mixed material
    • 1884-1896
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material *T-Mss 1940-001 Box 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Henry Irving's impressions of America, narrated in a series of sketches, chronicles, and conversations by Joseph Hatton ...

    • Text
    • London, S. Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1884.
    • 1884
    • 1 item
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    Text ILD (Hatton, J. Henry Irving's impressions of America)Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • The art of acting; a discussion by Constant Coquelin, Henry Irving and Dion Boucicault.

    • Text
    • New York, Dramatic Museum of Columbia University, 1926.
    • 1926
    • 1 item
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    Text NAFD (Columbia) (Coquelin, C. Art of acting)Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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  • Reflexions on the actor's art, by Talma; with an introduction by Sir Henry Irving, and a review by H. C. Fleeming Jenkin.

    • Text
    • New York, Printed for the Dramatic museum of Columbia university, 1915.
    • 1915
    • 1 item
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    Text NAFD (Columbia. Ser.2) (Talma, F. J. Reflexions on the actor's art)Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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  • Selections from Godwin's "Caleb Williams," giving the history in brief of Sir Edward Mortimer's revenge; to serve as a companion story to Colman's "Iron chest," the play now being given by Henry Irving at the Lyceum.

    • Text
    • London, Darling and Son, 1879.
    • 1879
    • 1 item
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    Text Pforz (Godwin, W. Caleb Williams) 1879Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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  • The Clover Club of Philadelphia, 1882-1904 : souvenir of the 22d anniversary.

    • Text
    • Philadelphia : Print Shop, S.H. Burbank & Co., 1904.
    • 1904
    • 2 items
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    Text SKA+ (Clover Club of Philadelphia. Clover Club of Philadelphia)Offsite
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    Text SKA+ (Clover Club of Philadelphia. Clover Club of Philadelphia)Offsite
  • The works of William Shakespeare / edited by Henry Irving and Frank A. Marshall ; with notes and introductions to each play by F. A. Marshall and other Shakespearian scholars, and numerous illustrations by Gordon Browne.

    • Text
    • London : Blackie, 1888-1890.
    • 1888-1890
    • 8 items

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    Text *NCM (Irving) (Shakespeare, W. Collected works, 1888-90. Henry Irving Shakespeare) v. 1Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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    Text *NCM (Irving) (Shakespeare, W. Collected works, 1888-90. Henry Irving Shakespeare) v. 2Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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    Text *NCM (Irving) (Shakespeare, W. Collected works, 1888-90. Henry Irving Shakespeare) v. 3Offsite
  • The works of William Shakespeare, ed. by Henry Irving and Frank A. Marshall. With notes and introductions to each play by F. A. Marshall and other Shakespearian scholars, and numerous illustrations by Gordon Browne.

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    • New York, Scribner and Welford, 1888-90.
    • 1888-1890
    • 2 resources

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  • The complete works of William Shakespeare.

    • Text
    • Funk & Wagnalls company, 1927.
    • 1927
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCM (Irving) (Shakespeare, W. Collected works. 1927. Complete works)Offsite
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  • Souvenir of Shakespeare's tragedy, King Lear : presented at the Lyceum Theatre, 10th November, 1892, by Henry Irving / illustrated by J. Bernard Partridge and Hawes Craven.

    • Text
    • London : Offices of Black and White, 1892.
    • 1892
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCVF (King Lear) (London. Lyceum Theatre. Souvenir of Shakespeare's tragedy, King Lear)Offsite
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  • Souvenir of Macbeth : produced at the Lyceum Theater by Henry Irving, 29th December, 1888 / illustrated by Charles Cattermole & J. Bernard Partridge.

    • Text
    • London ; New York : Cassell, [1888]
    • 1888
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCVF (Macbeth) (London. Lyceum Theatre. Souvenir of Macbeth)Offsite
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  • The complete works of William Shakespeare, comprising his plays and poems, also the history of his life, his will, and an introduction to each play; with a contribution on the Shakespeare and Bacon controversy, by the late Sir Henry Irving; to which are added an index to the characters and an authentic glossary. Illustrated with original designs by T. M. Matterson. Engraved by Alexander Anderson.

    • Text
    • New York, World Syndicate Co., Inc., 1926.
    • 1926
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCM (World) (Shakespeare, W. Collected Works. 1926. Complete works)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • The merchant of Venice, a comedy in five acts, by William Shakespeare, as presented at the Lyceum theatre, under the management of Mr. Henry Irving, on Saturday, November 1st, 1879.

    • Text
    • London, Chiswick Press, 1891.
    • 1891
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCN (Merchant) (Shakespeare, W. Merchant of Venice. 1891)Offsite
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  • Hamlet, a tragedy in five acts, by William Shakespeare, as arranged for the stage, by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum theatre on Monday, December 30th, 1878.

    • Text
    • London, Printed at the Chiswick Press, 1879.
    • 1879
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text *NCN (Shakespeare, W. Hamlet. 1879)Offsite
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  • Souvenir of Shakespeare's historical play King Henry the Eighth; presented at the Lyceum theatre, 5th January, 1892, by Henry Irving; illustrated by J. Bernard Partridge, W. Telbin, J. Harker, & Hawes Craven.

    • Text
    • London, The "Black and White" Publishing Company, limited [1892]
    • 1892
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCN (King Henry the Eighth) (London Lyceum Theatre. Souvenir of Shakespeare's historical play)Offsite
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  • Shakspere at the Lyceum. [Letter to the editor of the Daily News in defense of the Shakespeare performances of Mrs. Bateman and Henry Irving.]

    • Text
    • [London] 1876.
    • 1876
    • 1 item
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    Text *NDD (Furnivall, F. J. Shakspere at the Lyceum)Offsite
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  • Souvenir of Becket, by Alfred, Lord Tennyson; first presented at the Lyceum theatre, 6th February, 1893, by Henry Irving; illustrated by J. Bernard Partridge, W. Telbin, J. Harker, & Hawes Craven.

    • Text
    • London, Offices of "Black and White" [1893]
    • 1893
    • 2 items
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    Text NCOM [RBS] 97-1221Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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    Text NCOM [RBS] 97-1222Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Souvenir of The dead heart, by Watts Phillips, presented at the Lyceum theatre by Henry Irving, 28 Sept., 1889; illustrated by J. Bernard Partridge, W. Telbin, J. Harker, & Hawes Craven.

    • Text
    • London; Paris [etc.] Cassell & Company, limited [1889]
    • 1889
    • 1 item
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    Text NCOM [RBS] 97-1220 (London. Lyceum Theatre. Souvenir of The dead heart)Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • From "The Bells" to "King Arthur", a critical record of the first-night productions at the Lyceum theatre from 1871 to 1895, illustrated.

    • Text
    • London, Macqueen, 1896.
    • 1896
    • 1 item
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    Text NCOM [RBS] 97-1242 (Scott, C. From "The Bells" to "King Arthur")Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • The merchant of Venice ... as presented ... under the management of H. Irving ...

    • Text
    • London, The Chiswick Press, 1881.
    • 1881
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCN (Shakespeare, W. Merchant of Venice. 1881)Offsite
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  • Romeo and Juliet ... as arranged for the stage by H. Irving ...

    • Text
    • London, The Chiswick Press, 1883.
    • 1883
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCN (Shakespeare, W. Romeo and Juliet. 1883)Offsite
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  • Much ado about nothing : a comedy in five acts / by William Shakespeare ; as produced by Henry Irving, under the direction of Mr. Henry E. Abbey.

    • Text
    • New York : Samuel French, [1883]
    • 1883
  • Much ado about nothing, a comedy in five acts, by William Shakespeare, as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving and presented at the Lyceum Theatre ... October 11th, 1882. Reproduced ... January 5th, 1891.

    • Text
    • London, Printed at the Chiswick Press, 1891.
    • 1891
  • Macbeth : a tragedy / by William Shakespeare ; as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving and presented at the Lyceum Theatre, 29th December, 1888 ; wth music by Arthur Sullivan.

    • Text
    • London : Nassau Steam Press, 1889.
    • 1889
  • The iron chest, by George Colman, the younger, as arranged for the stage in four acts, by Henry Irving.

    • Text
    • London, Chiswick Press, 1879.
    • 1879
  • Much ado about nothing : a comedy in five acts / by William Shakespeare ; as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum Theatre, on Wednesday, October 11th, 1882.

    • Text
    • [London? : s.n.], 1882
    • 1882
  • The merchant of Venice, as presented at The Lyceum Theatre, London, under the management of Henry Irving, on Saturday, November 1st, 1879.

    • Text
    • Chicago, Rand, McNally, 1900.
    • 1900
  • Becket : a tragedy in a prologue and four acts / by Alfred, Lord Tennyson ; as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum Theatre on 6th February 1893.

    • Text
    • London ; New York : Macmillan, 1893.
    • 1893
  • Hamlet, a tragedy in five acts, by William Shakespeare, as arranged for the stage, by Henry Irving , and presented at the Lyceum theatre on Monday, December 30th, 1878.

    • Text
    • London, Printed at the Chiswick press, 1878.
    • 1878
  • Macbeth, a tragedy, by William Shakespeare, as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum Theatre, 29th December, 1888, with music by Arthur Sullivan.

    • Text
    • London, Nassau Steam Press, 1888.
    • 1888
  • Cymbeline; a comedy in five acts, by William Shakespeare, as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving and presented at the Lyceum theatre on Tuesday, 22nd September, 1896.

    • Text
    • London, Printed at the Chiswick press, 1896.
    • 1896
    • 1 item
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    Text *KP (Chiswick) (Shakespeare, W. Cymbeline)Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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  • Romeo and Juliet : a tragedy in five acts / by William Shakespeare ; as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving, and presented at the Lyceum Theatre on Wednesday, March 8th, 1882.

    • Text
    • [London? : s.n.], 1882
    • 1882
    • 1 item
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    Text NCOF+ p.v. 35Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Hamlet : a tragedy in five acts / by William Shakespeare ; as produced by Henry Irving under the direction of Henry E. Abbey.

    • Text
    • New York : S. French, [19--]
    • 1924-1976
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCP (Shakespeare, W. Hamlet. New York, [19--])Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • The merchant of Venice; text as produced by Sir Henry Irving; marginal notes by Fred Williams.

    • Text
    • [n.p., 1902?]
    • 1900
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCP (Shakespeare, W. Merchant of Venice. [1902?])Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Merchant of Venice. A tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare. Text as produced by Sir Henry Irving and marginal notes for modern stage use arranged by Fred. Williams.

    • Text
    • New York, London, S. French, 1902.
    • 1902
    • 1 item
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    Text *NCP (Shakespeare, W. Merchant of Venice. New York, 1902)Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Talma on The actor's art [microform], with preface by Henry Irving ...

    • Text
    • London, Bickers [1883]
    • 1900-1983
  • Squire Bancroft letter book, 1836-1922.

    • Mixed material
    • 1836-1922
    • 1 item
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    Mixed material *T-Mss 2000-025Offsite
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  • William W. Appleton collection of theatrical correspondence and ephemera, 1697-1930.

    • Mixed material
    • 1697-1930
    • 8 items

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    Mixed material *T-Mss 2001-065 Box 1 (Access Copies)Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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    Mixed material *T-Mss 2001-065 Box 2 (Access Copies)Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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    Mixed material *T-Mss 2001-065 Box 3 (Access Copies)Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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  • Laura Burt papers, 1883-1950.

    • Mixed material
    • 1883-1950
    • 3 items
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    Mixed material *T-Mss 1952-004 Box 1Offsite
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    Mixed material *T-Mss 1952-004 Box 2Offsite
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    Mixed material *T-Mss 1952-004 Box 3Offsite
  • Patricia Cornwell collection, 1841-1999 (bulk 1860-1940).

    • Mixed material
    • 1841-1999
    • 8 items

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    Mixed material MssCol 18365 box 1Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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    Mixed material MssCol 18365 box 2Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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    Mixed material MssCol 18365 box 3Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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  • The "Caxton head" catalogue of books, drawings, and theatrical relics, including important selections from the collection formed by the late Sir Henry Irving, offered for sale by James Tregaskis, at his house at the sign of the "Caxton head" , 232, High Holborn, London, W.C.

    • Text
    • London, Eng. : James Tregaskis, 1906.
    • 1906
    • 1 item
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    Text *GFF (Tregaskis, James, firm. The "Caxton head" catalogue of books....)Offsite
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