December 20, 2012
Staining and sun damage.
The back cover of The Tale of Reddy Woodpecker by Arthur Scott Bailey (1922). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized May 18, 2007.

Staining and sun damage.

The back cover of The Tale of Reddy Woodpecker by Arthur Scott Bailey (1922). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized May 18, 2007.

October 30, 2012
Sun damage.
From the back cover of Manhattan in 1628 by Jonas Michaëlius, Dingman Versteeg (1901). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 26, 2008.

Sun damage.

From the back cover of Manhattan in 1628 by Jonas Michaëlius, Dingman Versteeg (1901). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 26, 2008.

October 30, 2011
The shape of the book sitting next to this one was preserved by sun damage.
From the back cover of On the Structure of Lavas which have Consolidated on Steep Slopes, by Sir Charles Lyell (1859). [Here]

The shape of the book sitting next to this one was preserved by sun damage.

From the back cover of On the Structure of Lavas which have Consolidated on Steep Slopes, by Sir Charles Lyell (1859). [Here]