Posts tagged GIF

"Every verso in this book has gone rather peculiar - looks like one of the cameras went haywire." Submitted by maedchenimmond.

Throughout Acta et Decreta Synodi Dioecesanae Strigoniensis, Celebratae Tyrnaviae 1629 by Peter Pazmany (1629). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized July 27 2011. 

Employee’s autocorrected hand hovers over the page.

Throughout A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances by Charles Wareing Endell Bardsley (1901). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

An employee moves through the book.

Throughout Capt. John Smith: of Willoughby by Alfoed, Lincolnshire; President of Virginia, and Admiral of New England, v. 16, pt. 2, by John Smith, ed. Edward Arber (1895). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Moiré shimmer.

(Plate photographed twice, with two different moire patterns.)

From Reindeer, Dogs, and Snow-shoes: A Journal of Siberian Travel and Explorations Made in the Years 1865, 1866, and 1867 by Richard James Bush (1871). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization.