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A Peculiar Literary Journal
Le Petit Journal des Refusées (1896) Modernist Journals Project page Despite its title  Le Petit Journal des Refusées is both American and in English.  Appearing in San Francisco in 1896 it announced the launch of a new artistic journal that would accept on...
A Peculiar Literary Journal
A Peculiar Literary Journal
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Miniature Painting
John Lumsden Propert -  A History of Miniature Art (1887) Archive.org direct link Open Library main page Dudley Heath - Miniatures (1905) Archive.org direct link Open Library main page Charles William Day - The Art of Miniature Painting (1852) Archive.org d...
Miniature Painting
Miniature Painting
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St Thomas Christians
Adolphus E. Medlycott - India and the Apostle Thomas (1905) Archive.org direct link  Open Library main page Edavalikel Philipos -  The Syrian Christians of Malabar: otherwise called the Christians of S. Thomas (1869) Archive.org direct link Open Library mai...
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St Thomas Christians
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The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934
Margit Rowell and Deborah Wye -  The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934 (2002) Exhibit page Something of a companion to the last post, this one from an exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art (the download link is on the exhibit page below the book cover). The ...
The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934
The Russian Avant-Garde Book 1910-1934
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Photomontage Between the Wars (1918-1939)
Photomontage Between the Wars (1918-1939) (2012) Page link Another book that's not public domain but which can be legally downloaded. This is a fantastic catalog to a 2012 exhibition at Madrid's Fundación Juan March.  There are reproductions of dozens of wo...
Photomontage Between the Wars (1918-1939)
Photomontage Between the Wars (1918-1939)
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A History of England
M. A. Rundall - A History of England, in Which the Most Remarkable Events are Illustrated by Numerous Symbolical Engravings (1829) Archive.org direct link Open Library main page The start of the title promises yet another school-aimed history but the remain...
A History of England
A History of England
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The Burgess Nonsense Book
Gelett Burgess -  The Burgess Nonsense Book (1901) Archive.org direct link Open Library main page Another from author/editor/humorist/poet Gelett Burgess , this time collecting much of his nonsense work (including "Purple Cow").  I don't think it's meant fo...
The Burgess Nonsense Book
The Burgess Nonsense Book
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The Fourth Dimension and the Bible
William Anthony Granville -  The Fourth Dimension and the Bible (1922) Archive.org direct link Open Library main page Not my discovery - the Odd Books site posted about it recently.  But when I started this blog I'd hoped to have many more kook books than i...
The Fourth Dimension and the Bible
The Fourth Dimension and the Bible
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Raymond Scott: Artifacts from the Archives
Raymond Scott: Artifacts from the Archives (2017) Webpage Another book under copyright but can be legally downloaded.  It's a compilation of material related to Scott's electronic music.  (You know Scott's work even if the name is unfamiliar though mainly f...
Raymond Scott: Artifacts from the Archives
Raymond Scott: Artifacts from the Archives
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Uysses
James Joyce - Ulysses (1922) Archive.org direct link Open Library main page Today is Bloomsday so what else could I post?  This is the Egoist Press edition which appeared in October 1922 after Shakespeare & Co's edition that February.  It was printed from t...
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Uysses
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