March 16, 2012

Marginalia calls out author’s errors.

From p. 1 and p. 19 of The Velvet Black by Richard Washburn Child (1921). Original from Harvard University. Digitized January 19, 2008.

November 20, 2011
Marginalia in which the reader corrects the text, changing “savage” and “heathen” to “peaceful” and “happy.”
From p. 8 of The Past and Present of the Sandwich Islands, by Timothy Dwight Hunt (1853). [Here]

Marginalia in which the reader corrects the text, changing “savage” and “heathen” to “peaceful” and “happy.”

From p. 8 of The Past and Present of the Sandwich Islands, by Timothy Dwight Hunt (1853). [Here]

June 10, 2011
Amended final phrase
From p.452 of A Vindication of the Rights of Women by Mary Wollstonecraft (1796). [Here]

Amended final phrase

From p.452 of A Vindication of the Rights of Women by Mary Wollstonecraft (1796). [Here]