Marginalia with stamp indicating provenance (“MS. NOTE BY MR. PRESCOTT”).
From p. 31 of The Third Circle by Frank Norris (1909). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 15, 2007.
Marginalia: “end here”
From p. 206 of The Gospel of Wealth, and Other Timely Essays by Andrew Carnegie (1901). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
Marginalia: “Is that all his response?”
From p. 4 of Practical Illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action by Johann Jacob Engel and Henry Siddons (1822). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
Marginalia reads: “times change nothing!!✓”
From p. 178 of Domestic Manners of the Americans, v. 1, by Frances Milton Trollope (1832). Original from Harvard University Digitized. December 19, 2007.
Biographical, handwritten note.
From the front matter of Heniaytos: A Course of Sermons for All the Sundays of the Year by Jeremy Taylor (1673). Original from the University of California. Digitized October 7, 2013.
Collage of library artifacts: stamp, paper punch, printing statement, call number handwritten in pencil.
From the title page verso of Peter Parley’s Method of Telling about the History of the World to Children by Samuel G. Goodrich (1836). Original from Princeton University. Digitized February 21, 2008.
From the front matter of The Condensed Vocal Parts to the Carols for Christmas-tide by John Mason Neale and Thomas Helmore (1854). Original from Harvard University. Digitized October 29, 2008.
Reading around (and through) a burn.
From p. 6 of The Long Lost Friend: or, Faithful & Christian Instructions Containing Wonderous and Well-tried Arts & Remedies, for Man as Well as Animals by Johann Georg Hohman (1850). Original from Harvard University. Digitized December 4, 2007.
Throughout A Voyage to the East Indies by Fra Paolino Da San Bartolomeo, illustrated by John Reinhold Forster, translated by William Johnston (1800). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 22, 2007.
From the front matter of The Mummy!: A Tale of the Twenty-second Century, v.1, by Jane Loudon (1828). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 1, 2006.
Address digitized by Google Books; same address via present-day Google Maps street view.
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Manuscript binder’s waste.
From Problemata Aristotelis cũ dpulici Translatiõe Antiqua (?) by Aristoteles, Alexander Aphrodisiensis, and Plutarchus (1501). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized May 16, 2013.