November 8, 2012

Hybrid structures, creatures, flora (plates left folded).

Throughout Analecta Monumentorum Omnis Aevi Vindobonensia Opera et Studio Adami Francisci Kollarii byAdam Ferenc Kollar and Boecler (1761). Original from Lyon Public Library (Bibliothèque jésuite des Fontaines). Digitized July 5, 2012.

November 30, 2011
Photo chosen for title page image is the front cover. Composed of board and leather, it would never curl in the way the page-turning graphic is depicted. 
From A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in All Parts of the World, v. 5, by John Pinkerton (1809). [Here]

Photo chosen for title page image is the front cover. Composed of board and leather, it would never curl in the way the page-turning graphic is depicted. 

From A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in All Parts of the World, v. 5, by John Pinkerton (1809). [Here]