July 23, 2014

An assortment of library stamps. (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)

July 19, 2014
CANCELLED CANCELLED CANCELLED CANCELLED. 
Circulation slip from Kidnapped in London by Yat-sen Sun (1897). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 20, 2009.

CANCELLED CANCELLED CANCELLED CANCELLED. 

Circulation slip from Kidnapped in London by Yat-sen Sun (1897). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 20, 2009.

July 16, 2014
Ominous library stamp.
From the front matter of Miscellaneous Reflections Occasion’d by the Comet which Appear’d in December 1680 by Pierre Bayle (1708). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized November 2, 2005.

Ominous library stamp.

From the front matter of Miscellaneous Reflections Occasion’d by the Comet which Appear’d in December 1680 by Pierre Bayle (1708). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized November 2, 2005.

February 14, 2014
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.

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.

October 17, 2013

A collection of library stamps: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.

October 1, 2013

A collection of library stamps: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.

September 25, 2013
Stamp ink transferred to facing page. 
From the back matter of The Works of Laurence Sterne: The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne (1790). Original from Princeton University. Digitized October 19, 2009.

Stamp ink transferred to facing page. 

From the back matter of The Works of Laurence Sterne: The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne (1790). Original from Princeton University. Digitized October 19, 2009.

September 11, 2013

A collection of library stamps: 12345678.

August 20, 2013

Library stamp compilation.

1 - From The Ladies’ Complete Guide to Needle-work and Embroidery: Containing Clear and Practical Instructions Whereby Any One Can Easily Learn how to Do All Kinds of Plain and Fancy Needlework by Miss Lambert (1859). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized July 17, 2009. 

2 - From The Road to the Stage: or, The Performer’s Preceptor by Leman Thomas Rede (1827). Original from Indiana University. Digitized May 14, 2010.

3 - From A Preliminary Essay, on the Oppression of the Exiled Sons of Africa by Thomas Branagan (1804). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized September 27, 2006.

August 17, 2013
Title page verso with figure dancing through NYPL stamps. 
From the front matter of A History of Dancing from the Earliest Ages to Our Own Times by Gaston Vuillier and Joseph Grego (1898). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized January 8, 2010.

Title page verso with figure dancing through NYPL stamps. 

From the front matter of A History of Dancing from the Earliest Ages to Our Own Times by Gaston Vuillier and Joseph Grego (1898). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized January 8, 2010.

July 8, 2013
Library stamp.
From the front matter of Studies of Childhood by James Sully (1910).  Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 23, 2008.

Library stamp.

From the front matter of Studies of Childhood by James Sully (1910).  Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 23, 2008.

January 14, 2013
Inscription and stamped response. 
From the front matter of The Happiness of Heaven by Florentin J. Boudreaux (1871). Original from Columbia University. Digitized February 18, 2009.

Inscription and stamped response. 

From the front matter of The Happiness of Heaven by Florentin J. Boudreaux (1871). Original from Columbia University. Digitized February 18, 2009.