October 24, 2012

Redacted text.

From the back matter of Youths Tragedy: A Poem (1672) and the front matter of A Help to Elocution and Eloquence Containing Three Essays by John Bascroft (1770).

September 24, 2012
Reanimated stain.
From Tavern Anecdotes, and Reminiscences of the Origin of Signs, Coffee-houses, &c by William West (1830). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 17, 2008.

Reanimated stain.

From Tavern Anecdotes, and Reminiscences of the Origin of Signs, Coffee-houses, &c by William West (1830). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 17, 2008.

September 16, 2012

Plates photographed through tissue.

Throughout The American Flora: or, History of Plants and Wild Flowers by Asa B. Strong (1850). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized October 17, 2009.

September 5, 2012
Reanimated water stain.
From Medulla Aurea de Arte Grammatica Quatuor Partium Alexandri (1502). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized July 5, 2012.

Reanimated water stain.

From Medulla Aurea de Arte Grammatica Quatuor Partium Alexandri (1502). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized July 5, 2012.