February 20, 2014

Neon moiré.

Throughout Ranch Life and the Hunting-trail by Theodore Roosevelt (1888). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized May 15, 2007.

January 23, 2014

"Every verso in this book has gone rather peculiar - looks like one of the cameras went haywire." Submitted by maedchenimmond.

Throughout Acta et Decreta Synodi Dioecesanae Strigoniensis, Celebratae Tyrnaviae 1629 by Peter Pazmany (1629). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized July 27 2011. 

January 22, 2014

Neon moiré.

Throughout History of Salt Lake City by Edward William Tullidge (1886). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized July 15, 2006.

October 1, 2013
Employee’s hand.
From the front matter of An Account of the Societies For Reformation of Manners, In England and Ireland by Josiah Woodward (1701). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized January 24, 2011.

Employee’s hand.

From the front matter of An Account of the Societies For Reformation of Manners, In England and Ireland by Josiah Woodward (1701). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized January 24, 2011.

September 11, 2013

Neon moiré.

Throughout The First Ten Years of a Sailor’s Life at Sea by Charles Chapman (1876). Original from Harvard University. Digitized January 5, 2009.

September 8, 2013

Neon moiré.

Throughout Catalogue & Price List of Eugene Dietzgen Co.: Manufacturers of Drawing Materials and Surveying Instruments (1911). Original from Harvard University. Digitized September 19, 2007.

September 6, 2013

Neon moiré.

Throughout Alpha Portland Cement for Eternity (1913). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized September 28, 2010.

August 17, 2013

Photographs of digitization equipment superimposed with cover and bookplate images, with neon glitch.

From the front and back matter of History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America by John Kerr Tiffany (1887). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

July 18, 2013

Neon moiré.

Throughout The Prison of Weltevreden by Walter M. Gibson (1855). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized October 20, 2006.

June 10, 2013

Neon moiré.

Throughout The World at Home, Or Pictures and Scenes from Far-off Lands by Mary Kirby Gregg (1869). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 9, 2007.

May 29, 2013

Neon moiré.

Throughout The American Railway: Its Construction, Development, Management, and Appliances by Thomas Curtis Clarke et al. (1889). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 9, 2006.

May 5, 2013
Neon moiré.
From the frontispiece to The Loyal Mountaineers of Tennessee by Thomas William Humes (1888). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized March 15, 2006.

Neon moiré.

From the frontispiece to The Loyal Mountaineers of Tennessee by Thomas William Humes (1888). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized March 15, 2006.

April 29, 2013

Color glitch. Submitted by an anonymous finder.

Throughout Historica et Memorabilia: Merckwürdige Sachen und Geschichte (1707).Original from Österreichische Nationalbibliothek. Digitized July 28, 2011. 

April 17, 2013

Neon; uncropped; distortion.

Throughout A Charitable Proposal for Relieving the Sick and Needy, and Other Distressed Persons (1720). Original from Oxford University. Digitized April 24, 2009.

April 15, 2013
Neon ephemera.
Between p. 3 and 4 of A New Compendium of the Whole Art of Practical Navigation; Containing the Elements of Plain Trigonometry, and It’s Application to Plain, Mercator’s and Middle-latitude Sailing by William Jones (1702). Original from Oxford University. Digitized February 27, 2009.

Neon ephemera.

Between p. 3 and 4 of A New Compendium of the Whole Art of Practical Navigation; Containing the Elements of Plain Trigonometry, and It’s Application to Plain, Mercator’s and Middle-latitude Sailing by William Jones (1702). Original from Oxford University. Digitized February 27, 2009.