February 13, 2013

Severe distortion.

From The ABC: or, Alphabetical Railway Guide, v. 88-99 (1861). Original from Oxford University. Digitized January 25, 2007.

February 8, 2013
Tear interrupts “Sleep.”
From p. 266 of The Longfellow Birthday-Book by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, arranged by Charlotte Fiske Bates (1881). Original from Princeton University. Digitized November 26, 2008.

Tear interrupts “Sleep.”

From p. 266 of The Longfellow Birthday-Book by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, arranged by Charlotte Fiske Bates (1881). Original from Princeton University. Digitized November 26, 2008.

February 7, 2013
Verso of marbled paper.
From the front matter of C’est la Deduction du Sumptueux Ordre, Plaisantz Spectacles et Magnifiques Theatres (1551). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized September 27, 2011.

Verso of marbled paper.

From the front matter of C’est la Deduction du Sumptueux Ordre, Plaisantz Spectacles et Magnifiques Theatres (1551). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized September 27, 2011.

March 15, 2012
Scribbles.
From the front matter of The Child: Its Care, Diet, and Common Ills by Elisha Mather Sill (1913). Original from the University of California. Digitized September 5, 2007.

Scribbles.

From the front matter of The Child: Its Care, Diet, and Common Ills by Elisha Mather Sill (1913). Original from the University of California. Digitized September 5, 2007.

February 23, 2012

Address written onto bookplate matched to present-day address in Google Maps.

From the front matter of An Antarctic Mystery, by Jules Verne, trans. Mrs. Cashel Hoey (1899). (Map)