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Throughout The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, v. 36, ed. by John Timbs (1840). Original from Princeton University. Digitized July 18, 2011.
Illustration on verso viewed through recto.
From p. 41 of The British Monarchy: or, The Northern the Fourth Universal Monarchy, v. 31, by Ezerel Tonge (1680). Original from Oxford University. Digitized May 27, 2009.
Glue and redacted stamp. What date is that anyway?
From the back matter of Lectures on Dramatic Art and Literature by August Wilhelm von Schlege (1889). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized February 24, 2006.
Throughout The Nations at War: August 1914 - August 1916 by Willis John Abbot (1917). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
From the back matter of Maori Life in Ao-tea by Johannes Carl Andersen (1907). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized October 25, 2006.
Black nail polish.
From A Sketch of the Calamities and Persecutions of Richard Wilson (1813). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized May 28, 2010.
Image transferred to protective tissue, and photographed over facing page.
From Encyclopedia of the History of St. Louis: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference, v. 4, ed. by William Hyde and Howard Louis Conard (1899). Original from University of Minnesota. Digitized July 29, 2010.
"What about some mysterious landscapes as art?" Submitted by CC.
From The World Displayed; or, A Curious Collection of Voyages and Travels, Selected From the Writers of All Nations (1760). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 9, 2007.
From p. 338 of Bacchylides: The Poems and Fragments, ed. by Richard C. Jebb (1905). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
Inscription: “Reader keep this Clean.”
From the front matter of A Rational Vindication of the Catholick Faith by John Fletcher and Joseph Benson (1790). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized June 12, 2007.
Illustrations left folded.
Throughout The History of the Town and Port of Faversham by Edward Jacob (1774). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized June 9, 2010.