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Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir Vol. 1 by Hallam Lord Tennyson (New York: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1897)

Macon Campus Library pre-1900 Books


Macon Campus Library pre-1900 Circulating books in publication date order.

Find these books on the second floor of the Macon Campus Library.

Publication Date Book Title Call Number
1769 Apologie de la religion chrétienne : contre l'auteur du Christianism dévoilé, & contre quelques autres critiques par M. Bergier ...  BT1100 .B4 1769
1847 Memoirs of the Duke of Marlborough, with his original correspondence: collected from the family records at Blenheim, and other authentic sources. By William Coxe ...  DA462.M3 C8 1847a
1849 Dissertation on the practice of medicine : containing an account of the causes, symptoms, and treatment of diseases, and adapted to the use of physicians and families by Tomlinson Fort.  RC46 .F76 1849
1850 Latter-day pamphlets edited by Thomas Carlyle.  HN388 .C2 1850
1859 Anglo-African magazine.  E185.5 .A582
1873 Journalism in the United States, from 1690-1872. By Frederic Hudson.  PN4855 .H8
1874 Columbus, Geo., from its selection as a "trading town" in 1827, to its partial destruction by Wilson's raid, in 1865. History - incident - personality.  F294.C7 M3 1874a
1874 On intra-uterine fibroids / by J. Marion Sims.  RG371 .S56 1874
1878 Statistical abstract of the United States / prepared by the chief of the Bureau of Statistics, Treasury Department.  HA202 .S7
1879 Life and death of John of Barneveld, advocate of Holland; with a view of the primary causes and movements of the Thirty Years' War. By John Lothrop Motley ...  DH188.O4 M7
1880 Select poems of Catullus edited, with introductions, notes, and appendices, by Francis P. Simpson.  PA6112.M3 C3 1879
1880 History of England, from the invasion of Julius Caesar to the revolution in 1688. By David Hume, esq.  DA30 .H9265
1880 English poets : selections with critical introductions by various writers and a general introduction by Matthew Arnold ; edited by Thomas Humphry Ward.  PR1173 .W3
1881 Biographical studies, by the late Walter Bagehot ... ed. by Richard Holt Hutton.  DA28.4 .B2 1881
1882 History of Italy from the commencement of the Christian era to the present day : or, Italy struggling into light by Rev. H.H. Fairall, D.D.  DG468 .F16 1882
1883 Essays. By Ralph Waldo Emerson.  PS1608 .A1 1883
1883 History of Georgia by Charles C. Jones, Jr.  F286 .J77
1887 Life of Thomas Hart Benton by Theodore Roosevelt.  E176 .A53
1887 Final memorials of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; edited by Samuel Longfellow.  PS2281 .L6 1887
1887 Greek life and thought, from the age of Alexander to the Roman conquest, by J. P. Mahaffy.  DF77 .M21 1887
1887 Beginnings of civilization by Charles Woodward Hutson.  CB57 .H8 1891
1888 Pictures from Italy.  PR4572 .P53 1888
1889 Choice readings for public and private entertainment : arranged for the exercises of the school, college and public reader, with elocutionary advice edited by Robert McLain Cumnock.  PN4201 .C88 1898
1889 Complete word and phrase concordance to the poems and songs of Robert Burns, incorporating a glossary of Scotch words, with notes, index, and appendix of readings. Comp. and ed. by J.B. Reid ...  PR4345 .R4 1889
1889 Education in Georgia.  L111 .A5
1889 Makers of Venice, doges, conquerors, painters, and men of letters, by Mrs. Oliphant ... with illustrations by R.R. Holmes ...  DG677 .O48 1889
1890 Problems of Greater Britain by the Right Hon. Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke, bart.  DA18 .D5 1890
1890 Life and writings of Robert Browning by William Sharp.  PR4231 .S5 1890
1891 Evolution of the Ordinance of 1787; with an account of the earlier plans for the government of the Northwest territory.  E173 .N36 1971
1891 Letters of John Keats to his family and friends, edited by Sidney Colvin.  PR4836 .A55 1891
1892 Victorian age of English literature by Mrs. Oliphant.  PR1145 .O4
1892 Shakspere, a critical study of his mind and art by Edward Dowden, LL.D.  PR2976 .D6 1892
1892 Professor at the breakfast-table : with the story of Iris by Oliver Wendell Holmes.  PS1950 .E93
1893 Tess of the D'Urbervilles.  PR4748 .A1 1893
1894 In sunny France; present-day life in the French republic, by Henry Tuckley.  DC28 .T89 1894
1894 Short history of the Renaissance in Italy taken from the work of John Addington Symonds ; by Alfred Pearson.  DG533 .S95 1894
1894 Chinese characteristics by Arthur H. Smith  DS721 .S64 1894
1895 Black riders and other lines.  PS1449.C85 B6 1895
1895 Complete poetical works of John Greenleaf Whittier.  PS3250 .E94
1895 Military career of Napoleon the Great; an account of the remarkable campaigns of the "man of destiny"; authentic anecdotes of the battlefield as told by the famous marshals and generals of the first empire. By Montgomery B. Gibbs ...  DC203 .G44 1895
1895 Complete poetical works of Robert Browning.  PR4200 .E95
1896 Books and their makers during the middle ages : a study of the conditions of the production and distribution of literature from the fall of the Roman empire to the close of the seventeenth century George H. Putnam.  Z4 .P99
1896 Compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents, 1789-1897. Pub., by authority of Congress, by James D. Richardson.  J81 .B96
1896 Pioneers ; or, The sources of the Susquehanna : a descriptive tale by J. Fenimore Cooper.  PS1414 .A1 1896
1896 Last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 by J. Fennimore Cooper ...  PS1408 .A1
1896 Deerslayer : or, The first war-path a tale by J. Fenimore Cooper, with introd. by Professor Brander Matthews.  PS1406 .D4 1937
1896 Prairie : a tale by James Fenimore Cooper.  PS1416 .A1 1896
1897 Alfred Lord Tennyson: a memoir, by his son.  PR5581 .T4 1897
1897 Primer of Wordsworth; with a critical essay.  PR5881 .M34 1897
1897 Complete poetical works of Robert Burns.  PR4300 1897 .B5
1897 Compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents prepared under the direction of the Joint committee on printing, of the House and Senate, pursuant to an act of the Fifty-second Congress of the United States (with additions and encyclopedia index  J81 .B96 1897
1897 Irish idylls, Jane Barlow.  PR4063.B3 I7 1897
1897 Introduction to the study of economics, by Charles Jesse Bullock  HB171.5 .B92 1897
1897 Marbeau cousins, by Harry Stillwell Edwards  PS1570 .M3 1897
1897 Poetry of Tennyson; a book of essays in vital criticism, by Henry Van Dyke, with an etching by G. Mercier.  PR5588 .V4 1897
1898 Tennyson; his homes, his friends, and his work, by Elizabeth L. Cary  PR5581 .C3 1898
1898 Township and borough. Being the Ford Lectures delivered in the University of Oxford in the October term of 1897. Together with an appendix of notes relating to the history of the town of Cambridge. By Frederic William Maitland.  JS3045.B7 M2
1899 John Jay by George Pellew.  E176 .A53
1899 Albert Gallatin by John Austin Stevens.  E302.6.G16 S83 1899
1899 Abraham Lincoln by John T. Morse, Jr.  E457 .M884 1899
1899 Roughing it by Mark Twain.  PS1318 .A1 1899
1899 Story of France; from the earliest times to the consulate of Napoleon Bonaparte, by Thomas E. Watson.  DC39 .W35 1899
1899 Best plays.  PN6112 .B45
1899 Foundations of the atomic theory : comprising papers and extracts by John Dalton, William Hyde Wollaston, M. D., and Thomas Thomson, M. D. (1802-1808)  QD461 .F77
1899 Daniel Webster by Henry Cabot Lodge.  E176 .A53


Macon Campus Library pre-1900 Reference books in publication date order.

Find these books on the first floor of the Macon Campus Library. They cannot be checked out from the Library.

1880 War of the Rebellion: a compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate armies. Pub. under the direction of the ... Secretary of War.  E464 .U6 1880
1895 Memoirs of Georgia; containing historical accounts of the state's civil, military, industrial and professional interests, and personal sketches of many of its people.  F286 .M53


Macon Campus Library pre-1900 Horticulture books in publication date order.

Find these books on the second floor of the Macon Campus Library in the Special Collections room.

1838 Monography of the genus Camellia or, An essay on its culture, description and classification, illustrated by two synoptical tables: the first containing the names of two hundred and seventy varieties, with the color and form of the flowers, the species or SB413.C18 B6 1838
1849 Dissertation on the practice of medicine : containing an account of the causes, symptoms, and treatment of diseases, and adapted to the use of physicians and families by Tomlinson Fort.  RC46 .F76
1859 Treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening, adapted to North America : with a view to improvement of country residences... ; with remarks on rural architecture by the late A.J. Downing ; with a Henry Winthrop Sargent.  SB471 .D7 1859
1864 From cape Cod to Dixie and the tropics by J. Milton Mackie.  F123 .M15 1864
1887 Elements of botany for beginners and for schools by Asa Gray. 

GK47 .G75 1887


This is the oldest book in the Macon Campus Library collection.

It is housed in the Archives so stop by the front desk if you would like to see it. It cannot be checked out from the Library.

1636 The herball : or general historie of plantes / gathered by John Gerarde ... very much enlarged and amended by Thomas Johnson QK41 .G3 1636

Students from History of Print class


Deveraux Lindsey: Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir Vol. 1 by Hallam Lord Tennyson (New York: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1897)



Sara Wiltgen: Richardson, James D. A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents. Vol. II. ( Authority of Congress, 1900)



Kayon Miller: Abbot, Mary. A Woman's Paris: A Handbook of Every-Day Living In The French Capital. (Boston: Small, Maynard, & Company,1900)



Leslie Smith: Oliphant, Margaret. The Victorian Age of English Literature. 2 vols. (New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company, 1892)


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