Book without a book.
Essays by Oliver Goldsmith (1756). Original from Oxford University. Digitized July 31, 2006.
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.
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.
Throughout Bible Readings for the Home Circle (1888). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 18, 2008.
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: “end here”
From p. 206 of The Gospel of Wealth, and Other Timely Essays by Andrew Carnegie (1901). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
Selectively blue-linked table of contents.
From Statical Essays: Haemastatics, v. 2, by Stephen Hales (1740). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized September 18, 2009.
Marginalia: “Is that all his response?”
From p. 4 of Practical Illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action by Johann Jacob Engel and Henry Siddons (1822). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
Card folder with and without distortion.
From the back matter of South London by Sir Walter Besant (1899). Original from the University of California. Digitized June 12, 2010.