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Roderich Benedix
JULIUS RODERICH BENEDIX (21 January 1811 – 26 September 1873) was a German dramatist and librettist, born in Leipzig
Leipzig
, where he was educated there at Thomasschule . He joined the stage in 1831, his first engagement being with the travelling company of H. E. Bethmann in Dessau
Dessau
, Köthen , Bernburg and Meiningen
Meiningen
. Subsequently he was tenor in several theatres in Westphalia
Westphalia
and on the Rhine
Rhine
, and became manager of the theatre at Wesel
Wesel
, where he produced a comedy, Das bemooste Haupt (1841), which met with great success. After an engagement in Cologne
Cologne
, he managed the new theatre at Elberfeld
Elberfeld
(1844-1845) and in 1849 was appointed teacher on the staff of the Rhenish school of music in Cologne
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Internet Archive
Coordinates : 37°46′56″N 122°28′18″W / 37.7823°N 122.4716°W / 37.7823; -122.4716 Internet Archive
Internet Archive
TYPE OF BUSINESS 501(c)(3) nonprofit TYPE OF SITE Digital library AVAILABLE IN English FOUNDED May 12, 1996; 21 years ago (1996-05-12) HEADQUARTERS Richmond District San Francisco
San Francisco
, California
California
, U.S
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Library Of Congress Control Number
The LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CONTROL NUMBER (LCCN) is a serially based system of numbering cataloging records in the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
in the United States. It has nothing to do with the contents of any book, and should not be confused with Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Classification . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Format * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links HISTORYThe LCCN numbering system has been in use since 1898, at which time the acronym LCCN originally stood for Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Card Number. It has also been called the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Catalog Card Number, among other names. The Library of Congress
Library of Congress
prepared cards of bibliographic information for their library catalog and would sell duplicate sets of the cards to other libraries for use in their catalogs
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Project Gutenberg
PROJECT GUTENBERG (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks ". It was founded in 1971 by Michael S. Hart and is the oldest digital library . Most of the items in its collection are the full texts of public domain books . The project tries to make these as free as possible, in long-lasting, open formats that can be used on almost any computer. As of 3 October 2015 , Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg
reached 50,000 items in its collection. The releases are available in plain text but, wherever possible, other formats are included, such as HTML
HTML
, PDF
PDF
, EPUB , MOBI , and Plucker . Most releases are in the English language
English language
, but many non-English works are also available
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Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition
The ENCYCLOPæDIA BRITANNICA ELEVENTH EDITION (1910–11) is a 29-volume reference work, an edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica
Encyclopædia Britannica
. It was developed during the encyclopaedia's transition from a British to an American publication. Some of its articles were written by the best-known scholars of the time. This edition of the encyclopedia is now in the public domain , but the outdated nature of some of its content makes its use as a source for modern scholarship problematic. Some articles have special value and interest to modern scholars as cultural artifacts of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Tens of thousands of its articles were copied directly into , where they still can be found
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Public Domain
The legal term PUBLIC DOMAIN refers to works whose exclusive intellectual property rights have expired, have been forfeited, have been expressly waived, or are inapplicable. For example, the works of Shakespeare
Shakespeare
and Beethoven , and most of the early silent films , are all now in the public domain by either being created before copyrights existed or by their copyright term expiring. Examples for works not covered by copyright which are therefore in the public domain, are the formulae of Newtonian physics , cooking recipes , and all software before 1974. Examples for works actively dedicated into public domain by their authors are reference implementations of cryptographic algorithms , NIH 's ImageJ , and the CIA
CIA
's World Factbook
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International Standard Name Identifier
The INTERNATIONAL STANDARD NAME IDENTIFIER (ISNI) is an identifier for uniquely identifying the public identities of contributors to media content such as books, television programmes, and newspaper articles. Such an identifier consists of 16 digits. It can optionally be displayed as divided into four blocks. It was developed under the auspices of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as Draft International Standard 27729; the valid standard was published on 15 March 2012. The ISO technical committee 46, subcommittee 9 ( TC 46/SC 9 ) is responsible for the development of the standard. ISNI can be used to disambiguate names that might otherwise be confused, and links the data about names that are collected and used in all sectors of the media industries
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Système Universitaire De Documentation
The SYSTèME UNIVERSITAIRE DE DOCUMENTATION or SUDOC is a system used by the libraries of French universities and higher education establishments to identify, track and manage the documents in their possession. The catalog, which contains more than 10 million references, allows students and researcher to search for bibliographical and location information in over 3,400 documentation centers
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Institute For Advanced Technology In The Humanities
Coordinates : 37°32′12.2″N 78°30′20″W / 37.536722°N 78.50556°W / 37.536722; -78.50556 THIS ARTICLE HAS MULTIPLE ISSUES. Please help IMPROVE IT or discuss these issues on the TALK PAGE . (Learn how and when to remove these template messages ) This article NEEDS ADDITIONAL CITATIONS FOR VERIFICATION . Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources . Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (January 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message ) The topic of this article MAY NOT MEET\'S NOTABILITY GUIDELINES FOR COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONS . Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond its mere trivial mention
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National Diet Library
The NATIONAL DIET LIBRARY (NDL) (国立国会図書館, Kokuritsu Kokkai Toshokan) is the only national library in Japan
Japan
. It was established in 1948 for the purpose of assisting members of the National Diet of Japan
Japan
(国会, Kokkai) in researching matters of public policy. The library is similar in purpose and scope to the United States Library of Congress
Library of Congress

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Bibliothèque Nationale De France
The BIBLIOTHèQUE NATIONALE DE FRANCE (BNF; French: ) is the National Library of France
France
, located in Paris
Paris
. It is the national repository of all that is published in France. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 New buildings * 3 Mission * 4 Manuscript
Manuscript
collection * 5 Digital library * 6 Popular culture * 7 See also * 8 References * 9 Further reading * 10 External links HISTORYThe National Library of France
France
traces its origin to the royal library founded at the Louvre Palace by Charles V in 1368. Charles had received a collection of manuscripts from his predecessor, John II , and transferred them to the Louvre
Louvre
from the Palais de la Cité
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Leipzig
LEIPZIG (/ˈlaɪpsɪɡ/ ; German: ) is the most populous city in the federal state of Saxony
Saxony
, Germany. With a population of 582,277 inhabitants (1.1 million residents in the larger urban zone ) it is Germany's tenth most populous city . Leipzig
Leipzig
is located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) southwest of Berlin
Berlin
at the confluence of the White Elster , Pleisse
Pleisse
, and Parthe rivers at the southern end of the North German Plain . Leipzig
Leipzig
has been a trade city since at least the time of the Holy Roman Empire . The city sits at the intersection of the Via Regia and Via Imperii , two important medieval trade routes. Leipzig
Leipzig
was once one of the major European centres of learning and culture in fields such as music and publishing
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Frankfurt-on-Main
FRANKFURT, officially FRANKFURT AM MAIN (Literally "Frankfurt on the Main", German pronunciation: ( listen )), is a metropolis and the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany, with a 2015 population of 732,688 within its administrative boundaries, and 2.3 million in its urban area . The city is at the centre of the larger Frankfurt Rhine-Main Metropolitan Region , which has a population of 5.5 million and is Germany\'s second-largest metropolitan region after Rhine-Ruhr . Since the enlargement of the European Union in 2013 , the geographic centre of the EU is about 40 km (25 mi) to the east of Frankfurt's CBD, the Bankenviertel . Frankfurt is culturally and ethnically diverse, with around half of the population, and a majority of young people, having a migration background . A quarter of the population are foreign nationals, including many expatriates
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Meiningen
MEININGEN is a town in the southern part of the state of Thuringia
Thuringia
, Germany
Germany
. It has a population of around 21,000 and is the capital of the Schmalkalden-Meiningen district. From 1680 to 1920, Meiningen
Meiningen
was the capital of the Duchy (and briefly of the Free State) of Saxe-Meiningen . Meiningen
Meiningen
is considered the cultural, judicial and financial centre of southern Thuringia
Thuringia
and is economically reliant on mechanical engineering, high-tech industry and tourism. The city lies in the linguistic and cultural area of Franconia
Franconia

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Bernburg
BERNBURG (SAALE) is a town in Saxony-Anhalt
Saxony-Anhalt
, Germany, capital of the Salzlandkreis district. The former residence of the Anhalt-Bernburg princes is known for its Renaissance castle. CONTENTS * 1 Geography * 2 History * 2.1 Bernburg
Bernburg
memorial * 3 International relations * 4 Personalities * 4.1 Honorary citizen * 4.2 Sons and daughters of the city * 4.3 People who have worked on the ground * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links GEOGRAPHYThe town centre is situated in the fertile Magdeburg Börde
Magdeburg Börde
lowland on the Saale
Saale
river, approx. 40 km (25 mi) downstream from Halle and 45 km (28 mi) up stream from Magdeburg
Magdeburg
. It is dominated by huge Bernburg Castle featuring a museum as well as a popular, recently updated bear pit in its moat
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