July 14, 2014
Employee’s distorted fingers over fore-edge with tabs.
Throughout Spiritus Creator Incubus by Michael Beck and Johann Conrad Heinrich (1687). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized May 17, 2011.

Employee’s distorted fingers over fore-edge with tabs.

Throughout Spiritus Creator Incubus by Michael Beck and Johann Conrad Heinrich (1687). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized May 17, 2011.

July 14, 2014
Fault-line water stain.
From the back matter of The Colour-sense: Its Origin and Development by Grant Allen (1892). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Fault-line water stain.

From the back matter of The Colour-sense: Its Origin and Development by Grant Allen (1892). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

July 11, 2014
Employee manicules.
From the front matter of Tattooing in the Marquesas by Willowdean Chatterson Handy (1922). Original from Harvard University. Digitized December 12, 2007.

Employee manicules.

From the front matter of Tattooing in the Marquesas by Willowdean Chatterson Handy (1922). Original from Harvard University. Digitized December 12, 2007.

July 11, 2014
Marginalia reads: “times change nothing!!✓”
From p. 178 of Domestic Manners of the Americans, v. 1, by Frances Milton Trollope (1832). Original from Harvard University Digitized. December 19, 2007.

Marginalia reads: “times change nothing!!

From p. 178 of Domestic Manners of the Americans, v. 1, by Frances Milton Trollope (1832). Original from Harvard University Digitized. December 19, 2007.

July 11, 2014
"I love what you do; This one’s for you.” Submitted by handsonliterature.
Neon moiré in the frontispiece to The Works of Beaumont and Fletcher, v. 1 (1880). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 31, 2009.

"I love what you do; This one’s for you.” Submitted by handsonliterature.

Neon moiré in the frontispiece to The Works of Beaumont and Fletcher, v. 1 (1880). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 31, 2009.

July 10, 2014

Severe distortion.

Throughout Betrachtung Der Sterbligkeit: Nebst Einem Vierfachen Register, v. 1, by Martin Geier (1687). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized October 19, 2009.

July 10, 2014
Layered ephemera.
From the back matter of Ticks: A Monograph of the Ixodoidea (1908). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized March 8, 2010.

Layered ephemera.

From the back matter of Ticks: A Monograph of the Ixodoidea (1908). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized March 8, 2010.

July 10, 2014

Exuberant underlining, bracketing, and circling marginalia

Throughout A Plea for the West by Lyman Beecher (1835). Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 24, 2006.

July 10, 2014
Employee’s fingers. Submitted by Ed.
From the front matter of Paradise Lost, A Poem, in Twelve Books by John Milton (1730). Original from the Lyon Public Library. Digitized October 27, 2011.

Employee’s fingers. Submitted by Ed.

From the front matter of Paradise Lost, A Poem, in Twelve Books by John Milton (1730). Original from the Lyon Public Library. Digitized October 27, 2011.

July 10, 2014
Endpaper illustrations. Submitted by Stephen Ferguson. 
From the copy of The Clerk’s Instructor in the Ecclesiastical Courts (1740) help by the Princeton Theological Seminary.

Endpaper illustrations. Submitted by Stephen Ferguson. 

From the copy of The Clerk’s Instructor in the Ecclesiastical Courts (1740) help by the Princeton Theological Seminary.

July 10, 2014
Worker’s hand. Submitted by Abi Jones. Image now removed.
From the front matter of Miss Betty by Bram Stoker (1898). Originally from the University of Michigan. Digitized March 13, 2008. 

Worker’s hand. Submitted by Abi Jones. Image now removed.

From the front matter of Miss Betty by Bram Stoker (1898). Originally from the University of Michigan. Digitized March 13, 2008. 

July 10, 2014

Conservator’s report.

From the back matter of A Winter in the West, v. 1, by Charles Fenno Hoffman (1835). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized September 3, 2009.

July 10, 2014
"Sembra la mano di freddy krueger!” Submitted by Claudio Consonni.
From the back matter of Canones et Decreta Sacrosancti Oecumenici (1569). Original from la Biblioteca Pubblica Bavarese. Digitized July 20 2012.

"Sembra la mano di freddy krueger!” Submitted by Claudio Consonni.

From the back matter of Canones et Decreta Sacrosancti Oecumenici (1569). Original from la Biblioteca Pubblica Bavarese. Digitized July 20 2012.

July 10, 2014

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March 16, 2014
Map left folded.
From the front matter of A History of the West Indies, v.1, by Thomas Coke (1808). Original from Oxford University. Digitized September 26, 2007.

Map left folded.

From the front matter of A History of the West Indies, v.1, by Thomas Coke (1808). Original from Oxford University. Digitized September 26, 2007.