July 31, 2014

Library stamps (1, 2, 3, 4, 5).

July 31, 2014
Employee’s hand with cots, long sleeve, and Virgin Mary bracelet.
From the front matter of Cartel Unter Hohen Herren Fürsten und Ständen Des Löblichen Fränckischen Crayses Wegen Ausliefferung Derer Deserteurs (1742). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized April 1, 2011.

Employee’s hand with cots, long sleeve, and Virgin Mary bracelet.

From the front matter of Cartel Unter Hohen Herren Fürsten und Ständen Des Löblichen Fränckischen Crayses Wegen Ausliefferung Derer Deserteurs (1742). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized April 1, 2011.

July 31, 2014

Ex Libris (1, 2, 3, 4).

July 31, 2014
Map left folded.
From Water Supply Paper (1896). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized April 28, 2009.

Map left folded.

From Water Supply Paper (1896). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized April 28, 2009.

July 29, 2014
Employee’s hand.
From the back matter of The Fair Circassian by Samuel Croxall (1721). Original from the British Library. Digitized June 25, 2013.

Employee’s hand.

From the back matter of The Fair Circassian by Samuel Croxall (1721). Original from the British Library. Digitized June 25, 2013.

July 29, 2014

Library stamps (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

July 29, 2014

Black-and-red text.

Throughout The Complete Distiller by A. Cooper (1757). Original from the British Library. Digitized May 27, 2014.

July 29, 2014

Bookplates (1, 2, 3, 4).

July 28, 2014

A variety of inscriptions (12, 3, 4).

July 28, 2014
Book without a book.
Essays by Oliver Goldsmith (1756). Original from Oxford University. Digitized July 31, 2006.

Book without a book.

Essays by Oliver Goldsmith (1756). Original from Oxford University. Digitized July 31, 2006.

July 28, 2014

Employee’s fingers corrected with mirrored texts.

From An Essay Towards a Real Character and a Philosophical Language by John Wilkins (1668). Original from Lyon Public Library. Digitized September 18, 2012.

July 28, 2014
Label remarks, “FOR REFERENCE ONLY. NOT FOR REPRODUCTION.”
From the front matter of The Late, and Much Admired Play, Called Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare (1609). Original from Indiana University. Digitized April 1, 2010.

Label remarks, “FOR REFERENCE ONLY. NOT FOR REPRODUCTION.”

From the front matter of The Late, and Much Admired Play, Called Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare (1609). Original from Indiana University. Digitized April 1, 2010.

July 25, 2014

Neon moiré.

Throughout Bible Readings for the Home Circle (1888). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 18, 2008.

July 25, 2014
Marginalia with stamp indicating provenance (“MS. NOTE BY MR. PRESCOTT”).
From p. 31 of The Third Circle by Frank Norris (1909). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 15, 2007.

Marginalia with stamp indicating provenance (“MS. NOTE BY MR. PRESCOTT”).

From p. 31 of The Third Circle by Frank Norris (1909). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 15, 2007.

July 25, 2014

A selection of university bookplates. (1, 2, 3, 4)