July 23, 2014
Marginalia: “Is that all his response?”
From p. 4 of Practical Illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action by Johann Jacob Engel and Henry Siddons (1822). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Marginalia: “Is that all his response?”

From p. 4 of Practical Illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action by Johann Jacob Engel and Henry Siddons (1822). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

October 17, 2013
Notes.
From the front matter of The Condensed Vocal Parts to the Carols for Christmas-tide by John Mason Neale and Thomas Helmore (1854). Original from Harvard University. Digitized October 29, 2008.

Notes.

From the front matter of The Condensed Vocal Parts to the Carols for Christmas-tide by John Mason Neale and Thomas Helmore (1854). Original from Harvard University. Digitized October 29, 2008.

October 1, 2013

Copious notes.

Throughout A Voyage to the East Indies by Fra Paolino Da San Bartolomeo, illustrated by John Reinhold Forster, translated by William Johnston (1800). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 22, 2007.

June 12, 2013

Recipes handwritten into endpapers: Portland fruit-cake, bread, seed-cakes, sponge-cake and rice cakes.

From the endpapers of The Young Housekeeper’s Friend: or, A Guide to Domestic Economy and Comfort by Mrs. Cornelius (1846). Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 7, 2007.

May 15, 2013
Numbers and scribbles.
From the back matter of Discorso sopra il Principio di Tutti i Canti d’Orlando Furioso by Laura Terracina (1568). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized June 15, 2009.

Numbers and scribbles.

From the back matter of Discorso sopra il Principio di Tutti i Canti d’Orlando Furioso by Laura Terracina (1568). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized June 15, 2009.

May 13, 2013

Copious notes.

From the front matter of A Voyage to Suratt by John Ovington (1696). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized May 5, 2010.

May 6, 2013
"I question this."
From p. 185 of Mission from Cape Coast Castle to Ashantee by Thomas Edward Bowdich (1873). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 19, 2007.

"I question this."

From p. 185 of Mission from Cape Coast Castle to Ashantee by Thomas Edward Bowdich (1873). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 19, 2007.

May 5, 2013

Marginalia including phrases from an identification rhyme.

Throughout Vox Stellarum: or, A Loyal Almanac for the Year of Human Redemption (1777). Original from Princeton University. Digitized May 6, 2009.

April 9, 2013
Handwritten labeling. 
From p. 105 of New Complete Palmistry: Containing the Most Simple Presentations of the Science of Modern Palmistry, Including All of the Discoveries, Investigations and Researches of Centuries by Julius and Agnes Zancig (1905). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization.

Handwritten labeling. 

From p. 105 of New Complete Palmistry: Containing the Most Simple Presentations of the Science of Modern Palmistry, Including All of the Discoveries, Investigations and Researches of Centuries by Julius and Agnes Zancig (1905). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization.

April 8, 2013

Copious marginalia, including ”hallucination,” “phantom,” “to murder them,” “night journey,” and “task of man!” 

Throughout Youth, and Two Other Stories by Joseph Conrad (1922). Original from Princeton University. Digitized December 5, 2008.

April 1, 2013
"a Sick Frend."
From Letters to a Sick Friend: Containing Such Observations as May Render the Use of Remedies Effectual Towards the Removal of Sickness, and Preservation of Health by John Marlow (1682). Original from the Complutense University of Madrid. Digitized April 8, 2010.

"a Sick Frend."

From Letters to a Sick Friend: Containing Such Observations as May Render the Use of Remedies Effectual Towards the Removal of Sickness, and Preservation of Health by John Marlow (1682). Original from the Complutense University of Madrid. Digitized April 8, 2010.

March 26, 2013

Marginalia.

Throughout Law, Or a Discourse Thereof: In Foure Bookes by Sir Henry Finch (1627). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized October 4, 2012.

March 25, 2013
Poem of notes: “8th Psalm / in Bible / O.T. / Secret Doctrine / (Tarot Keys) / Kabbala / Ezekiels Wheel “Ties to” / Revelation / Zodiac +”
From p. 14 of Light on the Path: A Treatise Written for the Personal Use of Those Who are Ignorant of the Eastern Wisdom and Who Desire to Enter Within Its Influence by Mabel Collins (1919). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Poem of notes: “8th Psalm / in Bible / O.T. / Secret Doctrine / (Tarot Keys) / Kabbala / Ezekiels Wheel “Ties to” / Revelation / Zodiac +”

From p. 14 of Light on the Path: A Treatise Written for the Personal Use of Those Who are Ignorant of the Eastern Wisdom and Who Desire to Enter Within Its Influence by Mabel Collins (1919). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

March 8, 2013

Arguments in the margin.

Throughout Crome Yellow by Aldous Huxley (1922). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 27, 2006.

March 5, 2013

Writing practice.

From the endpapers of The Pilgrim’s Progress: From This World to That Which is to Come by John Bunyan (1758). Original from Oxford University. Digitized September 1, 2006.