July 28, 2014

Employee’s fingers corrected with mirrored texts.

From An Essay Towards a Real Character and a Philosophical Language by John Wilkins (1668). Original from Lyon Public Library. Digitized September 18, 2012.

July 23, 2014

Found poems from fold-outs left folded. (1, 2)

July 23, 2014

Illustrations left folded. (1, 2, 3, 4)

July 19, 2014
Let’s see you play this sheet music (left folded, mid-turn). 
From Life in London by Pierce Egan (1904). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 14, 2006.

Let’s see you play this sheet music (left folded, mid-turn). 

From Life in London by Pierce Egan (1904). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 14, 2006.

July 16, 2014

Illustrations photographed through tissue.

From An Accidence, or Gamut, of Painting in Oil by Julius Caesar Ibbetson (1828). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 1, 2007.

March 16, 2014
Map left folded.
From the front matter of A History of the West Indies, v.1, by Thomas Coke (1808). Original from Oxford University. Digitized September 26, 2007.

Map left folded.

From the front matter of A History of the West Indies, v.1, by Thomas Coke (1808). Original from Oxford University. Digitized September 26, 2007.

February 27, 2014

Illustrations photographed through tissue.

Throughout The Birds of America, v. 7, by John James Audubon (1844). Original from Harvard University. Digitized June 14, 2007.

February 27, 2014

Employee’s hands. Submitted by asfaltics.

Throughout The Science-History of the Universe, v. 1, edited by Francis Rolt-Wheeler (1909). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized June 19, 2006.

February 24, 2014
Frontispiece photographed through tissue.
From the front matter of Before the Doctor Comes: A Ready Reference Book by Mary Merritt Crawford and Thurston S. Welton (1909). Original from Harvard University. Digitized January 27, 2006.

Frontispiece photographed through tissue.

From the front matter of Before the Doctor Comes: A Ready Reference Book by Mary Merritt Crawford and Thurston S. Welton (1909). Original from Harvard University. Digitized January 27, 2006.

February 20, 2014
Frontispiece photographed through tissue.
From The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of the Great Atlantic Cable by Charles Frederick Briggs and Augustus Maverick (1858). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 27, 2007.

Frontispiece photographed through tissue.

From The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of the Great Atlantic Cable by Charles Frederick Briggs and Augustus Maverick (1858). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 27, 2007.

February 14, 2014
Employee turns page. Submitted by an anonymous finder.
From the title page of Saggio Storico per Servire di Studio alle Rivoluzioni Politiche, v. 3, by Giuseppe Maria Arrighi (1813). Original from la Biblioteca Pubblica Bavarese Digitalizzato. Digitized December 1, 2008.

Employee turns page. Submitted by an anonymous finder.

From the title page of Saggio Storico per Servire di Studio alle Rivoluzioni Politiche, v. 3, by Giuseppe Maria Arrighi (1813). Original from la Biblioteca Pubblica Bavarese Digitalizzato. Digitized December 1, 2008.

February 12, 2014
Pages in motion.
From p. 250-55 of The New Parley Library (1884). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 27, 2006.

Pages in motion.

From p. 250-55 of The New Parley Library (1884). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 27, 2006.

February 7, 2014
Illustration left folded.
From the back matter of The Gymnastic Free Exercises of P.H. Ling translated by M. Roth (1853). Original from Northwestern University. Digitized December 23, 2010.

Illustration left folded.

From the back matter of The Gymnastic Free Exercises of P.H. Ling translated by M. Roth (1853). Original from Northwestern University. Digitized December 23, 2010.

February 6, 2014
"Ghostly fashion plate."
Submitted by vintagevision. 
From p. 56 of Московскïй телеграф by Николай Алексеевич Полевой (1826). Original from the University of California. Digitized August 20, 2009.

"Ghostly fashion plate."

Submitted by vintagevision

From p. 56 of Московскïй телеграф by Николай Алексеевич Полевой (1826). Original from the University of California. Digitized August 20, 2009.

January 23, 2014

Severe distortion. Submitted by sentimentandsediment.

Throughout Museum Metallicum Autoris (1739). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization.