August 18, 2013
Cataloger’s notation.
From the title page of The General Grievances and Oppression of the Isles of Orkney and Shetland By James Mackenzie (1836). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 13, 2007.

Cataloger’s notation.

From the title page of The General Grievances and Oppression of the Isles of Orkney and Shetland By James Mackenzie (1836). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 13, 2007.

May 29, 2013
Puppet and peritext. 
From the front matter of New Speeches, Dialogues and Recitations for Young Children: Containing Easy Pieces in Plain Language, Readily Understood by Young Children and Expressly Adapted for School Exhibitions, Christmas and Other Juvenile Celebrations by Mrs. Russell Kavanaugh (1884). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 21, 2008.

Puppet and peritext. 

From the front matter of New Speeches, Dialogues and Recitations for Young Children: Containing Easy Pieces in Plain Language, Readily Understood by Young Children and Expressly Adapted for School Exhibitions, Christmas and Other Juvenile Celebrations by Mrs. Russell Kavanaugh (1884). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 21, 2008.

November 26, 2012

Cataloger’s notes.
From the title page of Thanksgiving: Memories of the Day, Helps to the Habit by William Adams (1867). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 5, 2006.

Cataloger’s notes.

From the title page of Thanksgiving: Memories of the Day, Helps to the Habit by William Adams (1867). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 5, 2006.

June 27, 2012
Cards from catalog pasted in (includes name of purchaser, date of purchase, and amount spent).
From the front matter of Anatomy of the Heart, Cranium, and Brain: Adapted to the Purposes of the Medical and Surgical Practitioner; to which is Added, in Notes, Observations on the Laws of Life and Sensation by Alexander Ramsay (1813). Original from the University of California. Digitized October 27, 2011.

Cards from catalog pasted in (includes name of purchaser, date of purchase, and amount spent).

From the front matter of Anatomy of the Heart, Cranium, and Brain: Adapted to the Purposes of the Medical and Surgical Practitioner; to which is Added, in Notes, Observations on the Laws of Life and Sensation by Alexander Ramsay (1813). Original from the University of California. Digitized October 27, 2011.

May 17, 2012
Title page scarred with cataloging marginalia.
From The Scar by Ruby Mildred Ayers (1921). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized January 5, 2007.

Title page scarred with cataloging marginalia.

From The Scar by Ruby Mildred Ayers (1921). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized January 5, 2007.