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Western European Collections

Austria Belgium France Germany • Liechtenstein • Luxembourg • Monaco • Netherlands • Switzerland

  • [Austria]. Eagleton (George D.) Stereoview Collection, ca. 1860s-2004. The collection contains ca. 6708 stereoviews, 179 other photographic images (most photo postcards), one videotape about stereoviews, 11 stereoviewers, and related books and issues of Stereo World, assembled by George D. Eagleton. The stereoviews, some exceedingly rare, include images from many parts of the U.S, and other countries. They cover subjects such as children, the Civil War, farming, Indians [Native Americans], logging, mining, planes, presidents, Russo-Japanese War, ships, Spanish American War, Trains, and World War I. Most of the stereoviews in the collection were produced in the latter nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the Keystone View Company and Underwood and Underwood (which sold the work of a number of photographers). Numerous other companies also are represented. The cards were intended to be viewed through equipment such as stereopticans, which produced a three-dimensional effect. (Mss 255).
  • [Austria]. Europe 1930s and WWII North Africa Photograph Album, ca. 1930s-1945. 185+ b/w photographs of a 1930s bicycle tour through Europe, including Germany (Dresden), Venice, Vienna, the Dolomites, Yugoslavia, Rumania (Bucharest), and Bulgaria (Sofia). (Bernath Mss 31).
  • [Austria]. Lehmann (Lotte) Collection, 1880s-1976. Personal papers of Austrian born soprano noted for her interpretations of German Lieder and her roles in Strauss’ operas. (PA Mss 2).
  • [Austria]. Lehmann (Lotte) Photo Collection, 1926-1960s. Copies of photographs of Lehmann’s performances at the Salzburg Festivals from 1926-1937, during her return to Austria in the 1960s, and other photos from the Bildarchiv und Porträtsammlung der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek Wien and the Max Reinhardt-Forschsungs und Gedenkstätte, Salzburg. (PA Mss 34).
  • [Austria]. Von Boschan, Friedrich. One notebook with handcolored drawings and captions in German of Kitzbühel [Austria] ski resort, Dec. 27, 1931-Jan 13.1932. Von Boschan gave a collection of books to the UCSB Libraries, ca. 1967-1968, some of which are located in Special Collections. (SC 318).
  • Austrian Currency. 23 items, ca. 1902-1944, in denominations from 50 groschen to 10,000 kronen. (SC 611).
  • [Belgium]. Automobile and Cycling Map, ca. 1910. French printed, linen backed, folding map covering Luxembourg, and parts of France, Belgium and Germany. (SC 1090).
  • [Belgium]. Eagleton (George D.) Stereoview Collection, ca. 1860s-2004. The collection contains ca. 6708 stereoviews, 179 other photographic images (most photo postcards), one videotape about stereoviews, 11 stereoviewers, and related books and issues of Stereo World, assembled by George D. Eagleton. The stereoviews, some exceedingly rare, include images from many parts of the U.S, and other countries. They cover subjects such as children, the Civil War, farming, Indians [Native Americans], logging, mining, planes, presidents, Russo-Japanese War, ships, Spanish American War, Trains, and World War I. Most of the stereoviews in the collection were produced in the latter nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the Keystone View Company and Underwood and Underwood (which sold the work of a number of photographers). Numerous other companies also are represented. The cards were intended to be viewed through equipment such as stereopticans, which produced a three-dimensional effect. (Mss 255).
  • [France]. Algeria Photograph Album, 1924. 61 b/w prints, captions in French, with some images of Europeans, but mainly local inhabitants and street scenes from Algiers, Biskra, Sidi Akba, Theniet el Had, Constantine, Sidi Said, as well as ruins of Timgad. (SC 946).
  • [France]. Apollinaire, Guillaume (1880-1918) [real name Wilhelm Albert Vladimir Apollinaris Kostrowitzky]. French poet, born in Italy. Holdings include L’Enchanteur Pourrissant (1909) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 E5 1909 vault]; Vitam Impendere Amori (1917) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 V 1917 vault]; Calligrammes (1918) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 C3 vault];Les Mamelles de Tiresias (1918) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 M3 1918 vault]; Le Bestiaire(1919) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 B4 1919 vault]; Le Poète Assassiné (1926) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 P6 1926], also in English as The Poet Assassinated (1923) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 P6E 1923]; Alcools (1965) in English [Spec PQ2601 .P6 A713 1965]; the four-volume set Œuvres Complètes de Guillaume Apollinaire (1965) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 1965]; and the three-volume set Apollinaire Journaliste: Textes Retrouvés et Textes Inédits avec Présentation et Notes (1979) [Spec PQ2601 .P6 A6 1979]. Fine press editions of Le Bestiaire (1967) by Éditions L.C.L. [Spec PQ2601 .P6 1965], The Poet Assassinated (1968) by Tanglewood Press [Spec PQ2601 .P6 P62 1968b vault],Mirror (1986) by Ninja Press [Printers Z239 .N564 A66 1986], and The Hills (2004) by Pooté Press [Printers Z239 .P5665 A66 2004].
  • [France]. Automobile and Cycling Map, ca. 1910. French printed, linen backed, folding map covering Luxembourg, and parts of France, Belgium and Germany. (SC 1090).
  • [France]. Balzac, Honoré de (1799-1850). French novelist. Holdings includeContes Drolatiques (1874) with illustrations by Gustav Doré [Spec PQ2164.A402 1874b]; The Two Young Brides (1904) [Spec PS2112.T9]; Christ in Flanders (1910) in English [Spec PQ2167.J4 E5 1910], also in German (1923) [Spec PQ2167.J4 G4 1923]; Eugénie Grandet (1911) in the original French [Spec PQ2166.A1 1911]; The Girl With the Golden Eyes (1931) [Spec PQ2167.F513 1931]; the three-volume set ofDroll Stories (1932) [Spec PQ2164.A45 1932]; and Old Man Goriot (1949) [Spec PR6025.A86 Z3 B3]. Fine press editions of Jésus Christ en Flandre (1928) by Strawberry-Hill Press [Printers Z239.S726 B34 1928], The Hidden Treasures, or, The Adventures of Maître Cornelius (1953) by L-D Allen Press [Printers Z239.A46 B348], and The Unknown Masterpiece (1997) by Rampant Lions Press [Printers Z239.2.R3 B379 1997].
  • [France]. Baudelaire, Charles (1821-1867). French poet. Holdings include Les Fleurs du Mal (1857) [Spec PQ2191.F6 1857], Les Pièces Condamnées des Fleurs du Mal (1903) [Spec PQ2191.F62 1903], translated into English as The Flowers of Evil (1909) [Spec PQ2191.F6 E5], Baudelaire, His Prose and Poetry (1925) [Spec PQ2191.A27 1925], Une Colére de Charles Baudelaire (1926) [Spec PQ2191.Z5 A243], Little Poems in Prose (1928) [Printers Z239.4.B48 B88], Intimate Journals(1930) [Spec PS3509.L76 Z3 B32], and The Mirror of Baudelaire (1942) [Printers Z239.G648 B3]. Fine press editions of Poems in Prose (1909) by Thomas B. Mosher [Printers Z239.M64 B39], Flowers of Evil (1947) by the Sylvan Press [Printers Z239.S9 B39], Les Fleurs du Mal (1965) by Éditions L.C.L. [Spec PQ2191.F6 1965], a broadside edition of The Cats (1980) by Mudborn Press [Spec PQ2191.A248 1980], and Les Bijoux (1998) by Circle Press [Printers Z239.2.C372 B38 1998]. Additionally, Baudelaire’s poems have been set to music and recorded on 78 rpm records [PA ARVM-8998 and ARVM-9628].
  • [France]. Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de (1732-1799). French playwright. Holdings include Eugénie (1767) and Les Deux Amis, ou, Le Négociant de Lyon (1770), anthologized in Spec ML50.2.N95 1755; Le Barbier de Séville (1776) and L’Autre Tartuffe, ou, La Mère Coupable (1794), anthologized in Spec PQ2066.S6 A75 1766; and a fine press edition of Le Mariage de Figaro (1927) by Henry Babou [Spec PQ1956.A7 1927]. Gioacchino Rossini’s operatic version of The Barber of Seville is also available on 78 rpm records (1942) [PA Victor M 898].
  • [France]. Bennet (Robert) Mediterranean Photograph Album, ca. early 1930s.About 200 b/w photographs, many commercial, captions in English compiled by United States Merchant Mariner Robert Bennet. Includes images of Egypt (Cairo, Pyramids, Alexandria), Lebanon (Beyrouth/Beirut), Palestine (Haifa, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem), Syria, Italy (Naples), Gibraltar, Marseille, Morocco (Casablanca), Algiers, and a bull fight in Seville. (Bernath Mss 276).
  • [France]. de Chetelat (Enzo) Papers, ca. 1901-1980s [bulk dates 1920s-1960s].Autobiography, correspondence, documents, maps, reports, black/white photographs and photograph albums, several thousand color slides, and artifacts of a Swiss-born mining geologist who visited or worked in many countries from the 1920s to the 1970s, including Albania, Algeria, Bali, Belgian Congo, Brazil, British Honduras, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Ceylon, Czechoslovakia, Dahomey, France, French Guinea, French Guyana, French Polynesia, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Macau, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Paracel Islands, Peru, Samoa, Senegal, Singapore, Somalia, Sumatra, Syria, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Upper Volta, Vietnam, and Yugoslavia. (Bernath Mss 316).
  • [France]. Destouches, Philippe Néricault (1680-1754). French playwright. Holdings include Le Curieux Impertinent (1711) [Spec PQ1977.D7 A634 1711]; Le Philosophe Marié (1727), La Force du Naturel (1750), L’Obstacle Imprévu (1767), andLa Fausse Agnès (1772), all anthologized in Spec PQ1977.D7 A75 1727; andL’Ingrat (1775) [Spec PQ1977.D7 I5].
  • [France]. Diderot, Denis (1713-1784). French writer and philosopher. Holdings include the 35-volume set Encyclopédie, ou, Dictionnaire Raisonné des Sciences, des Arts et des Métiers (1751) [Spec AE25.E5 1751 vault], Le Pere de Famille: Comédie en Cinq Actes et en Prose (1767) [Spec PQ1997.T6 1772], Select Essays from the Encyclopedy (1772) in English [Spec AE25.E52 1772], and the three-volume Collection Complétes des Oeuvres Philosophiques, Littéraires et Dramatiques (1773) [Spec PQ1979.A1 1773]. Fine press edition of The Nun (1972) by the Folio Society [Spec PQ1979.A76 E52 1972].
  • [France]. Doré, Gustave (1832-1883). French illustrator. Holdings include Histoire de la Sainte Russie (1854) [Printers Z257.D673 1854] and The Bible in Pictures(1934) [Spec BS560.D9]. Also, illustrated volumes of The History of Don Quixote(n.d.) by Cervantes [Printers Z239.2.C33 C4], Edmond About’s Le Roi des Montagnes (1861) [Spec PQ2151.R5 1861], Tennyson’s Vivien (1867) [Spec PR5559.M3 1867], Atala (1867) by the Vicomte de Chateaubriand [Printers Z257.C427 1867], The Fables of La Fontaine (c.1870) [Spec PQ1811.E3 T6 1870z], selected poems of Thomas Hood (1870) [Spec PR4796.T5 1870], a two-volume set of Œuvres de Rabelais (1873) [Spec PQ1682.M6 1873a], Balzac’s Contes Drolatiques (1874) [Spec PQ2164.A402 1874b], Dante’s Purgatory and Paradise(1883) [Spec PQ4315.13.C3 1883], Orlando Furioso (1883) by Ariosto [Spec PQ4582.S5 A36], Milton’s Paradise Lost (1887) [Spec PR3560 1887a], The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1931) [Spec PN6193.M8 D6 1931], and The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (1966) by Samuel Taylor Coleridge [Spec PR4479.A1 1966].
  • [France]. Douglas, R[obert] B. One letter (ALS) from author Robert B. Douglas, to a Mr. Keeson re a ticket for a lottery conducted in conjunction with the Paris Exhibition of 1889. Paris, 23 December 1897. (SC 405).
  • [France]. Dumas, Alexandre (1802-1870). French novelist and playwright. Holdings include Impressions de Voyage (1838) [Spec DC27.D874 1838]. Fine press editions of A Gil Blas in California (1933) by the Primavera Press [Spec F865.D882 and Printers Z239.P7 D86 1933]; as well as The Count of Monte Cristo (1941) [Printers Z239.L5 D78], Twenty Years After (1958) [Printers Z239.L5 D82], and The Man in the Iron Mask (1964) [Printers Z239.L5 D8], all by the Limited Editions Club. Additionally, an adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo has been recorded on 78 rpm records [PA Decca DA-337].
  • [France]. Eagleton (George D.) Stereoview Collection, ca. 1860s-2004. The collection contains ca. 6708 stereoviews, 179 other photographic images (most photo postcards), one videotape about stereoviews, 11 stereoviewers, and related books and issues of Stereo World, assembled by George D. Eagleton. The stereoviews, some exceedingly rare, include images from many parts of the U.S, and other countries. They cover subjects such as children, the Civil War, farming, Indians [Native Americans], logging, mining, planes, presidents, Russo-Japanese War, ships, Spanish American War, Trains, and World War I. Most of the stereoviews in the collection were produced in the latter nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the Keystone View Company and Underwood and Underwood (which sold the work of a number of photographers). Numerous other companies also are represented. The cards were intended to be viewed through equipment such as stereopticans, which produced a three-dimensional effect. (Mss 255).
  • [France]. Exposition Coloniale Internationale de Paris Photograph Album, 1931. (Bernath Mss 243).
  • [France]. Exposition Internationale du Surrealisme 1959-1960. Several printed items, including a 17 mm sound recording (La Brebis Galante de Benjamin Pérret), exhibition catalog, cards, pamphlets, stamps, and other emphemera relating to the Exposition, held in Paris. (SC 753).
  • [France]. Flaubert, Gustave (1821-1880). French novelist. Holdings include The Temptation of Saint Anthony (1910) [Printers Z239.W5245 F53 1910], Trois Contes(1928) [Spec PQ2246.T7 1928], Bibliomania (1929) [Printers Z992.F58], November(1932) [Spec PQ2246.N7 E5 1932], and Dictionary of Accepted Ideas (1954) [Spec PQ2246.D5 E5]. Fine press editions of La Légende de Saint Julien l’Hospitalier(1900) by the Eragny Press [Printers Z239.2.E65 F53 1900]; The Temptation of Saint Anthony by the Limited Editions Club (1943) [Printers Z239.L5 F5], Éditions L.C.L. (1969) [Spec PQ2246.T45 R6], and the Allen Press (1974) [Printers Z239.A46 F53 vault]; Madame Bovary (1950) by the Limited Editions Club [Spec PQ2246.M2 E5 1950]; A Letter from Gustave Flaubert (1960) by Gehenna Press [Printers Z239.G38 F55 1960]; and Three Tales (1978) by the Limited Editions Club [Spec PQ2246.A24 1978]. See also Charles Hobson’s Flaubert & Louise: Letters and Impressions (1988) [Printers Z239.L49 F53 1988 vault].
  • [France]. France, Anatole (1844-1924) [pseudonym of Jacques Anatole François Thibault]. French writer. Holdings include Penguin Island (1909) in English [Spec PQ2254.I4 E5 1909]; Filles et Garçons (1915) [Spec PQ2254.F55 1915]; Le Lys Rouge (1921) [Spec PQ2254.L8 1921], also in English as The Red Lily (1917) [Spec PQ2254.L8 E6 1917]; Thaïs (1921) [Spec PQ2254.T4 1921], also in English (1922) [Spec PQ2254.T4 E5 1922]; La Rôtisserie de la Reine Pédauque (1921) [Spec PQ2254.R7 1921], also in English (1928) [Spec PQ2254.R7 E6 1926]; Le Jardin d’Épicure (1922) [Spec PQ2254.J3 1922]; Les Opinions de M. Jérôme Coignard(1922) [Spec PQ2254.O6 1922]; L’Étui de Nacre (1922) [Spec PQ2254.E7 1922]; the two-volume set The Life of Joan of Arc (1923) in English [Spec DC103.F73 1923];L’Orme du Mail (1923) [Spec PQ2254.O7 1923]; Le Mannequin d’Osier (1923) [Spec PQ2254.M4 1923]; Les Contes de Jacques Tournebroche (1923) [Spec PQ2254.C575 1923]; L’Anneau d’Améthyste (1924) [Spec PQ2254.A8 1924], also in English as The Amethyst Ring (1922) [Spec PQ2254.A8 E5 1922]; The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard (1924) in English [Spec PQ2254.C7 E5 1924]; Poésies (1924) [Spec PQ2254.A17 1924]; The Gods are Athirst (1924) in English [Spec PQ2254.D5 E5 1924]; The Latin Genius (1924) in English [Spec PQ139.F78]; La Vie en Fleur(1924) [Spec PQ2254.V5 1924b]; La Légende des Saintes Oliverie et Liberette(1924) [Spec PQ2254.L4]; Jocaste, et, Le Chat Maigre (1925) [Spec PQ2254.J5 1925], also in English as Jocasta, and, The Famished Cat (1924) [Spec PQ2254.J5 E5 1924]; Monsieur Bergeret à Paris (1925) [Spec PQ2254.M7 1925], also in English (1922) [Spec PQ2254.M7 E5 1922b]; Stendhal (1926) in English [Spec PQ2436.F6512 1926]; Le Puits de Sainte Claire (1926) [Spec PQ2254.P8 1926];Pierre Noziére (1927) [Spec PQ2254.P4 1927]; Balthasar (1927) [Spec PQ2254.B3 1927]; Les Désirs de Jean Servien (1927) [Spec PQ2254.D4 1927]; Sur la Pierre Blanche (1928) [Spec PQ2254.S7 1928]; Le Petit Pierre (1928) [Spec PQ2254.P35 1928]; Crainquebille (1929) [Spec PQ2254.C6 1929]; Rabelais (1929) [Spec PQ1694.F68 1929]; La Vie Littéraire (1930) [Spec PQ2254.V53 1930]; and Histoire Comique (1930) [Spec PQ2254.H5 1930], also in English as A Mummer’s Tale(1925) [Spec PQ2254.H5 E5 1925]. Fine press editions of Amycus et Célestin (1916) by the Museum Press [Printers Z239.M9 F7], Penguin Island (1928) by the Heritage Club [Printers Z239.H46 F72], The Gods are a-Thirst (1942) by the Nonesuch Press [Printers Z239.2.N6 F73], The Revolt of the Angels (1953) by the Limited Editions Club [Printers Z239.P53 F68], and Le Jongleur de Notre-Dame (1955) by Editions St. Alban [Spec PQ2254.J7 1955 vault].
  • [France]. French Motor Expedition to China, Tibet, and Mongolia Photograph Album, ca. 1914-1916. (Bernath Mss 81).
  • [France]. French Revolutionary Pamphlets Collection, ca. 1782-1831. More than 1300 printed pamphlets, mainly from the period of the French Revolution. (Mss 36).
  • [France]. [Haiti]. One French military document (ADS), count of men (98) and rations (bread, fresh beef, pork, and rum), Port au Prince [Haiti], June 1795. (SC 810).
  • [France]. Hugo, Victor Marie (1802-1885). French writer. Holdings include Théatre de Victor Hugo (1843) [Spec PQ2281.D2 1843], William Shakespeare (1864) [Spec PR2896.H78], and Pour un Soldat (1875) [Spec PQ2289.P8 1875b vault]. Fine press editions of Notre-Dame de Paris (1930) [Printers Z257.H86 1930], Les Misérables(1938) [Printers Z239.L5 H8], The Toilers of the Sea (1960) [Spec PQ2289.T7 E55 1960], and The Battle of Waterloo (1977) [Spec PQ2286.A455 1977], all by the Limited Editions Club.
  • [France]. Indochina Photograph Album, ca. 1935. (Bernath Mss 238).
  • [France]. Indochina Rubber Plantations Photograph Albums, ca. 1925-1930. 99 black photographs in two albums. Album 1 contains views of French rubber plantations at Quan Loi and Xacam (Vietnam), showing various facets of rubber production, including factory interiors, workers, and local villages. Album 2, entitled “Compagnie du Cambodge,”contains views of plantations at Tonlebett, Chup, Pean Cheang , and Thmar Pitt (Cambodia), with images of the Mekong River, roads, forests, felled trees, replanting, lumber mill, local villages, rubber tapping and processing. (Bernath Mss 216).
  • [France]. Kiewit (John S.) Photography Collection, ca. 1968-2000. More than 10,000 color and black/white prints, color slides, and black/white negatives. Color slides constitute the bulk of the collection. The images reflect what Kiewit saw on his travels throughout California and the West, as well as trips to other parts of the U.S. and the world. Prominent places and themes include Baja, barns and farms, Big Sur, buildings and building elements (doors and windows), Carmel [CA], Central Coast [CA], Channel Islands, Death Valley, fences, ghost towns, Hawaii, Hollister Ranch [CA], landscapes, Malibu [CA], Marin County [CA], New England, New Mexico, ocean views, Oregon, Oxnard [CA], rock formations, signs, surfing, trees, Utah, wildflowers, Wyoming, and Yosemite. Other countries represented in the collection include Cook Island, Costa Rica, El Salvador, England, France, Guatemala, Marques and Tahiti Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, and New Zealand. Most of the images were taken from the 1970s to the 1990s. (Mss 228).
  • [France]. Kreutzberg [John] Collection, 1917. Correspondence and photographs of an American who served in the French army during World War I and drove an ambulance contributed by his home town of Lake Bluff, Illinois. (Bernath Mss 22).
  • [France]. Kriegs-Nachrichten Collection, 1870-1871. Three portfolios/scrapbooks with photographs, clippings, war reports, leaflets and political cartoons pertaining to the Franco-Prussian war of 1870-1871, as well as the Paris Commune and the Italian annexation of Rome. (Bernath Mss 123).
  • [France]. de Launay, Emmanuel Henri Louis Alexandre, comte dAntraigues(1753-1812). One letter (ALS) in French from French pamphleteer, diplomat, spy and political adventurer de Launay, in a hand difficult to decipher. N.p., 6 febrier [ca. late 1700s-early 1800s]. (SC 368).
  • [France]. Madagascar Photograph Album, 1901-1907. 139 b/w prints, with captions in French. (SC 849).
  • [France]. Molière (1622-1673) [pseudonym of Jean Baptiste Poquelin.] French playwright. Holdings include early editions of Amphitryon (1684) [Spec PQ1826.A7 1684], the eight-volume set Oeuvres de Moliere (1718) [Printers Z239.4.D3 M6], andLe Médecin Malgre Lui (1732) with French and English parallel text [Spec PQ1836.M4 1732]. Fine press editions of Tartuffe (1930) by the Limited Editions Club [Printers Z239.L5 M6] and L’Avare (1931) by Éditions du Bélier [Printers Z257.M538 1931]. Additionally, a passage from L’Avare is recited by Emile M. Stéphan on a 78 RPM record [PA Mss 19/ARVM 23401]. See also Dossiers Molières: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (1975) by Sylvie Chevalley [Spec PQ1829.B67 1975].
  • [France]. Parlement de Paris. One thin bound volume, with holographic notes on the presidents and advisors/counciollors of the Inquests at the time of their exile by Louis XV in 1732. (SC 788).
  • [France]. Rabelais, François (c.1494-1553) [pseudonym of Alcofribas Nasier]. French physician and satirist. Holdings include an early edition of Les Oeuvres(1558) [Spec PQ1681.A1 1558 vault] and a facsimile of the 1532 edition of La Pantagrueline Prognostication (1922) [Spec PQ1683.P8 1532a]. Fine press editions of his works by Ballantyne Press (1904) [Printers Z239.2.B22 R33 1904] and The Complete Works of Doctor François Rabelais, Abstractor of the Quintessence(1927), part of the Morris L. Ernst Banned Book Collection [Spec PQ1685.E5 U7 1927].
  • [France]. Racine, Jean (1639-1699). French dramatist. Holdings include Iphigénie(1743) [Spec PQ1896.A1 1743], The Distrest Mother (1791) in English [Spec PQ1890.A45 1791], the seven-volume set Œuvres de Jean Racine (1808) [Spec PQ1885 1808], and The Dramatic Works of Jean Racine (1889) in English [Spec PQ1888.E5 B6]. Fine press edition of Phaedra (1958) by the Grabhorn Press [Printers Z239.G7 R3].
  • [France]. Rieffel [Aristide] Collection, 1873-1943. Primarily correspondence and writings (in French) of French philosopher, social scientist, journalist and inventor Rieffel, who spent his last years in Santa Barbara. (Mss 153).
  • [France]. Senegal Photograph Collection, ca. late 1920s-early 1930s. 60 black/white photos, captions in French. (Bernath Mss 242).
  • [France]. Type Specimens Collection, 1785-1984. Advertisements, catalogs, flyers, leaflets, and lists, mainly by U.S. companies, but also a number from Belgium, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, and the Netherlands. Includes some material from California firms such as the A. Carlisle & Co. (San Francisco), Border Printing Co. (San Francisco), California Electrotype and Stereotype Co. (Los Angeles), California Electrotyping Co. (San Francisco), University of California Press (Berkeley and Los Angeles). (Printers Mss 42).
  • [France]. World Tour Photograph Album, 1907-1908. 458 b/w snapshots of a world tour by an unknown American woman, including images from France. (Bernath Mss 79).
  • [France]. World War I Photograph Album, ca. 1919. About 130 b/w photographs, mainly taken in France, some labeled as Men of the 102nd. Includes images of Generals Edwards and Passaga, several of Negro troops, several battle-site scenes, many of French countryside, Mount St. Michel and Paris, some on ship The Agamemnon, 26th Division parade in Boston, arrival in New Haven. (Bernath Mss 30).
  • [France]. Zola, Emile (1840-1902). French novelist. Holdings include The Soil(1888) [Spec PQ2520.A46 1888], La Débacle (1892) [Spec PQ2500.A1 1892],Lourdes (1984) [Spec PQ2506.A38 1894], La Fête à Coqueville (1898) [Spec PQ2503.F4 1898], and Nana (1933) [Spec PQ2510.A35 1933]. Fine press edition ofGerminal (1942) by the Nonesuch Press [Printers Z239.2.N6 Z6].
  • France, Anatole (1844-1924) [pseudonym of Jacques Anatole François Thibault]. French writer. Holdings include Penguin Island (1909) in English [Spec PQ2254.I4 E5 1909]; Filles et Garçons (1915) [Spec PQ2254.F55 1915]; Le Lys Rouge (1921) [Spec PQ2254.L8 1921], also in English as The Red Lily (1917) [Spec PQ2254.L8 E6 1917]; Thaïs (1921) [Spec PQ2254.T4 1921], also in English (1922) [Spec PQ2254.T4 E5 1922]; La Rôtisserie de la Reine Pédauque (1921) [Spec PQ2254.R7 1921], also in English (1928) [Spec PQ2254.R7 E6 1926]; Le Jardin d’Épicure (1922) [Spec PQ2254.J3 1922]; Les Opinions de M. Jérôme Coignard (1922) [Spec PQ2254.O6 1922]; L’Étui de Nacre (1922) [Spec PQ2254.E7 1922]; the two-volume set The Life of Joan of Arc (1923) in English [Spec DC103.F73 1923]; L’Orme du Mail (1923) [Spec PQ2254.O7 1923]; Le Mannequin d’Osier (1923) [Spec PQ2254.M4 1923]; Les Contes de Jacques Tournebroche (1923) [Spec PQ2254.C575 1923]; L’Anneau d’Améthyste (1924) [Spec PQ2254.A8 1924], also in English as The Amethyst Ring (1922) [Spec PQ2254.A8 E5 1922]; The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard (1924) in English [Spec PQ2254.C7 E5 1924]; Poésies (1924) [Spec PQ2254.A17 1924]; The Gods are Athirst (1924) in English [Spec PQ2254.D5 E5 1924]; The Latin Genius (1924) in English [Spec PQ139.F78]; La Vie en Fleur(1924) [Spec PQ2254.V5 1924b]; La Légende des Saintes Oliverie et Liberette(1924) [Spec PQ2254.L4]; Jocaste, et, Le Chat Maigre (1925) [Spec PQ2254.J5 1925], also in English as Jocasta, and, The Famished Cat (1924) [Spec PQ2254.J5 E5 1924]; Monsieur Bergeret à Paris (1925) [Spec PQ2254.M7 1925], also in English (1922) [Spec PQ2254.M7 E5 1922b]; Stendhal (1926) in English [Spec PQ2436.F6512 1926]; Le Puits de Sainte Claire (1926) [Spec PQ2254.P8 1926];Pierre Noziére (1927) [Spec PQ2254.P4 1927]; Balthasar (1927) [Spec PQ2254.B3 1927]; Les Désirs de Jean Servien (1927) [Spec PQ2254.D4 1927]; Sur la Pierre Blanche (1928) [Spec PQ2254.S7 1928]; Le Petit Pierre (1928) [Spec PQ2254.P35 1928]; Crainquebille (1929) [Spec PQ2254.C6 1929]; Rabelais (1929) [Spec PQ1694.F68 1929]; La Vie Littéraire (1930) [Spec PQ2254.V53 1930]; and Histoire Comique (1930) [Spec PQ2254.H5 1930], also in English as A Mummer’s Tale(1925) [Spec PQ2254.H5 E5 1925]. Fine press editions of Amycus et Célestin (1916) by the Museum Press [Printers Z239.M9 F7], Penguin Island (1928) by the Heritage Club [Printers Z239.H46 F72], The Gods are a-Thirst (1942) by the Nonesuch Press [Printers Z239.2.N6 F73], The Revolt of the Angels (1953) by the Limited Editions Club [Printers Z239.P53 F68], and Le Jongleur de Notre-Dame (1955) by Editions St. Alban [Spec PQ2254.J7 1955 vault].
  • France and Algeria Photograph Albums, ca. 1916. Two photograph albums, more than 200 black/white photos, no captions except for one dated March 1916. Includes images of France and Algeria during World War I era, with images of local Arab population, street scenes, and soldiers in Algeria, as well as French countryside, unidentified family, and soldiers. (Bernath Mss 369).
  • German Family Photograph Album, ca. 1916-1924. 18 black and white snapshots, some with captions in German, several of group dancing, some World War I era with men in uniform. (SC 1073).
  • German Family Photograph Album, ca. 1940s-1960s. (Bernath Mss 341).
  • German Photo Cards. 16 b/w and 8 color, most from Album Nr. 8 "Deutschland erwacht", with printed captions on the reverse, depicting scenes of the Third Reich and Adolf Hitler, ca. 1920s-1930s. (SC 955).
  • German Soldier’s Photograph Album, 1935-1937. (Bernath Mss 207).
  • German World War I Photograph Album, 1917-1918. (Bernath Mss 106).
  • German World War II Russian Front Photograph Album, ca. 1941. (Bernath Mss 190).
  • [Germany]. Automobile and Cycling Map, ca. 1910. French printed, linen backed, folding map covering Luxembourg, and parts of France, Belgium and Germany. (SC 1090).
  • [Germany]. Beddie [James S.] Papers, 1794-1975 [bulk dates 1955-1962]. Includes various State Department records, e.g. material on the German War Documents Project (post-WWII), from an American scholar and Foreign Service Officer who spent his last years in Santa Barbara. (Bernath Mss 4).
  • [Germany]. Davidson [Eugene] Collection, ca. 1917-2002. Books and papers of an historian and editor of Yale University Press, primarily relating to 20th century German history, including the Weimar Republic, Third Reich, Holocaust, Nuremberg trials, international war tribunals, and the Cold War period. (Mss 185).
  • [Germany]. Eagleton (George D.) Stereoview Collection, ca. 1860s-2004. The collection contains ca. 6708 stereoviews, 179 other photographic images (most photo postcards), one videotape about stereoviews, 11 stereoviewers, and related books and issues of Stereo World, assembled by George D. Eagleton. The stereoviews, some exceedingly rare, include images from many parts of the U.S, and other countries. They cover subjects such as children, the Civil War, farming, Indians [Native Americans], logging, mining, planes, presidents, Russo-Japanese War, ships, Spanish American War, Trains, and World War I. Most of the stereoviews in the collection were produced in the latter nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the Keystone View Company and Underwood and Underwood (which sold the work of a number of photographers). Numerous other companies also are represented. The cards were intended to be viewed through equipment such as stereopticans, which produced a three-dimensional effect. (Mss 255).
  • [Germany]. Europe 1930s and WWII North Africa Photograph Album, ca. 1930s-1945. 185+ b/w photographs of a 1930s bicycle tour through Europe, including Germany (Dresden), Venice, Vienna, the Dolomites, Yugoslavia, Roumania (Bucharest), and Bulgaria (Sofia), as well as North Africa during World War II (1942-1943), including Bougie, Constantine, Tunis (victory parade), Carthage, then on to Italy (1943), and back to North Africa (1944-1945), including Egypt (Timsah, Alexandria). (Bernath Mss 31).
  • [Germany]. German Photo Cards. 16 b/w and 8 color, most from Album Nr. 8 "Deutschland erwacht", with printed captions on the reverse, depicting scenes of the Third Reich and Adolf Hitler, ca. 1920s-1930s. (SC 955).
  • [Germany]. German Soldier’s Photograph Album, 1935-1937. (Bernath Mss 207).
  • [Germany] Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749-1832). German writer, artist, and statesman. Holdings include Des Epimenides Erwachen (1815) [Spec PT1915.E7],Dramatic Works of Goethe (1851) [Spec PT2026.A5 1851], Conversations with Goethe in the Last Years of His Life (1852) [Spec PT2027.C5 F8 1852], a five-volume set of his Works (1885) in English [Spec PT2026.A1 B85], a miniature edition ofFaust (1907) [Spec PT1916.A1 1907], the 30-volume set Werke (1924) [Spec PT1891.C24], Handzeichnungen von Goethe (1941) [Spec PT2203.Z5 1941], andItalian Journey 1786-1788 (1962) [Printers Z232.M34 G6]. Facsimile edition of Mit Einer Hyazinthe (1971) [Spec PT1899.M5 1971]. Fine press editions of Torquato Tasso, ein Schauspiel by Ernst Rowohlt (1910) [Spec PT1961.A1 1910] and Ratio-Presse Darmstadt (1929) [Printers Z239.5.R37 G63], Die Leiden des Jungen Wertheror The Sorrows of Young Werther by the Doves Press (1911) [Printers Z239.2.D65 G63 1911 vault] and Scholartis Press (1929) [Printers Z239.2.S3 G6], Faustillustrated by Henry Clarke (1925) [Spec PT2026.F2 A5 1925 and Printers Z239.2.C3 G64 1925], printed by the Heritage Club (1939) [Spec PT2026.F2 R31 1939 and Printers Z239.2.F298 G63 1939], as well as in French (1943) [Spec PT2029.F4 F24 1943], and Der Schatzgräber (1984) illustrated by Johannes Lebek [Printers Z257.G6339 1984]. Also, Faust has been turned into an opera and recorded on 78 rpm records [PA Victor M 105].
  • [Germany]. Gruenthal [Frank] Collection, ca. 1896-1920s. Diaries and photograph albums, including World War I era, from a German-Jewish ancestor of the Gruenthal family. (Bernath Mss 95).
  • [Germany]. Hathaway [Charles Montgomery Jr.] Papers, 1895-1939. Papers of an American academic and diplomat who served in the Dominican Republic, England, Ireland, Budapest, Bombay, and Germany. Includes a 1933 dispatch re a visit to Dachau Concentration Camp. (Bernath Mss 9).
  • [Germany]. Hilbert, David (1862-1943). Bound volume, holographic writing in German, entitled "Mechanik," lectures of German mathematician David Hilbert, while he was at the University of Göttingen, 1905-1906. (SC 1001).
  • [Germany]. Kriegs-Nachrichten Collection, 1870-1871. Three portfolios/scrapbooks with photographs, clippings, war reports, leaflets and political cartoons pertaining to the Franco-Prussian war of 1870-1871, as well as the Paris Commune and the Italian annexation of Rome. (Bernath Mss 123).
  • [Germany]. Lind [L.] Berlin Photograph Album, ca. 1947. 85 b/w images, no captions, mostly snapshots taken by L. Lind, a sergeant with the Swedish Red Cross. Includes views of Berlin monuments, war ruins, malnourished children, street scenes, cemeteries, destroyed tanks, and the Circus Barlay (one photo with Lind astride two horses). (Bernath Mss 320).
  • [Germany]. Nazi Germany Photograph Collection, ca. early 1940s. (Bernath Mss 169).
  • [Germany]. Nazi Stereo Cards and Viewer, ca. 1940. (Bernath Mss 132).
  • [Germany]. Nietzsche, Friedrich (1844-1900). German philosopher. Holdings include Unzeitgemässe Betrachtungen (1874) [Spec B3313.U5 1874], Nietzsche’s Werke (1899) [Spec B3312.A2 1899], Human, All Too Human (1908) in English [Spec B3313.M53 E5], Thus Spake Zarathustra (1917) in English [Spec B3313.A43 E5 1917], and The Antichrist (1930) in English [ARC B3313.A8 E5 1930]. Facsimile editions of Dionysos Dithyramben (1923) [Spec PT2440.N72 D55] and Ecce Homo(1985) [Spec B3316.A33 1985a]. Fine press editions of The Antichrist (1928) by the Fanfrolico Press [Printers Z239.2.F3 N54 1928] and Heraklit (1986) by Edition Tiessen [Printers Z257.N54 1986].
  • [Germany]. Snap [Agusta W.] Oral History. Interviews re Third Reich, Germany, World War II, and the Holocaust. (OH 111).
  • [Germany]. Stuurman [Douwe] Oral History, 1982. Recollections of life as a student at the University of Kiel, experiences in Nazi Germany and how Hitler’s programs compromised the academic integrity of the university. Also, his military assignments during World War II, which led to his discovery of the Chancellery Papers and Hitler’s personal library, and his academic career at UCSB, including his development of a course on the Bible as literature. (OH 13).
  • [Germany]. Sutro [Ottile] Berlin Diaries, 1914-1915. (Bernath Mss 125).
  • [Germany]. Type Specimens Collection, 1785-1984. Advertisements, catalogs, flyers, leaflets, and lists, mainly by U.S. companies, but also a number from Belgium, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, and the Netherlands. Includes some material from California firms such as the A. Carlisle & Co. (San Francisco), Border Printing Co. (San Francisco), California Electrotype and Stereotype Co. (Los Angeles), California Electrotyping Co. (San Francisco), University of California Press (Berkeley and Los Angeles). (Printers Mss 42).
  • [Germany]. Weimar Germany Collection, ca. 1932. Black and white picture postcards, Belvedere and Tiefurt castles and other unidentified buildings, admission tickets, and other ephemera. (SC 689).
  • [Germany]. Wittenstein [George J.] Oral History. Interviews re personal and family history, and White Rose resistance movement in Nazi Germany. Central Coast Regional Projects. (OH 103).
  • [Luxembourg]. Automobile and Cycling Map, ca. 1910. French printed, linen backed, folding map covering Luxembourg, and parts of France, Belgium and Germany. (SC 1090).
  • [Switzerland]. Maissen Family / Switzerland Photograph Album, ca. 1950. (Bernath Mss 339).