Posts tagged color

Digitally severed maps.

Throughout A Popular Atlas of Comparative Geography: Comprehending a Chronological Series of Maps of Europe and Other Lands, at Successive Periods, From the Fifth to the Later Half of the Nineteenth Century by William Hughes (1870). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized February 2, 2009.

Pictorial endpapers in greyscale, high contrast, and color with clips and Harvard Library bookplate.

Detail of creepers:

From Polly the Pagan: Her Lost Love Letters by Isabel Anderson (1922). Original from Harvard University. Digitized February 5, 2009.

"Scanned fingers (in grayscale, color, and high contrast) alternate with image not available.” Submitted by Emily*.

Throughout Seneca Christianus by Lucius Annaeus Seneca (1665). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized August 10, 2009.

*You can submit anything you find, too!