February 25, 2013
Plate photographed through tissue.
The frontispiece to The Blossoming of the Waste by Edith Nicholl Ellison (1908). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized December 16, 2010.

Plate photographed through tissue.

The frontispiece to The Blossoming of the Waste by Edith Nicholl Ellison (1908). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized December 16, 2010.

January 20, 2013
Plate photographed through tissue. 
From p. 550 of Manual of British Rural Sports, by Stonehenge (1856). Original from Oxford University. Digitized August 2, 2006.

Plate photographed through tissue. 

From p. 550 of Manual of British Rural Sports, by Stonehenge (1856). Original from Oxford University. Digitized August 2, 2006.

January 5, 2013
Torn and yellowed (in an atmospheric way).
From p. 56 of Gleason’s Horse Book: The Only Authorized Work by America’s King of Horse Tamers, Comprising History, Breeding, Training, Breaking, Buying, Feeding, Grooming, Shoeing, Doctoring, Telling Age, and General Care of the Horse by Oscar Rudolph Gleason (1832). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 1, 2007.

Torn and yellowed (in an atmospheric way).

From p. 56 of Gleason’s Horse Book: The Only Authorized Work by America’s King of Horse Tamers, Comprising History, Breeding, Training, Breaking, Buying, Feeding, Grooming, Shoeing, Doctoring, Telling Age, and General Care of the Horse by Oscar Rudolph Gleason (1832). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 1, 2007.

October 14, 2012
"A nice colorized folded page." Discovered by Jaime Thomas of Dr. Terry Harpold’s University of Florida course Paratexts.
The frontispiece to Cartoons from “Punch”, v.3 (1906). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized October 15, 2009.

"A nice colorized folded page." Discovered by Jaime Thomas of Dr. Terry Harpold’s University of Florida course Paratexts.

The frontispiece to Cartoons from “Punch”, v.3 (1906). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized October 15, 2009.

September 8, 2012
Plate left folded.
From A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World by George Vancouver (1801). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 6, 2008.

Plate left folded.

From A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World by George Vancouver (1801). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 6, 2008.

May 31, 2012
Captured page-turning motion gives dynamism to the printed plate.
From p. 106 of With Hound and Terrier in the Field: Hunting Reminisces by Alys F. Serrell (1904). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized September 11, 2009.

Captured page-turning motion gives dynamism to the printed plate.

From p. 106 of With Hound and Terrier in the Field: Hunting Reminisces by Alys F. Serrell (1904). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized September 11, 2009.

November 16, 2011
Reader’s illustration of a horse (with New York Public Library stamp). 
From the front matter of Wyoming, by Edward Sylvester Ellis (1888). [Here]

Reader’s illustration of a horse (with New York Public Library stamp). 

From the front matter of Wyoming, by Edward Sylvester Ellis (1888). [Here]