August 22, 2013

The hands of employees.

1 - From Theodori Gaze Institutionis Grammaticae Liber Primus (1543). Original from Lyon Public Library. Digitized June 13, 2012.

2 - From De Anima by Oswald Coscan and Sebastian Model (1616). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized July 19, 2011.

April 24, 2013
Torn circulation slip.
From the back matter of The Devotional Life of the Sunday School Teacher by James Russell Miller (1913). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 19, 2008.

Torn circulation slip.

From the back matter of The Devotional Life of the Sunday School Teacher by James Russell Miller (1913). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 19, 2008.

November 7, 2012

Contemporary pink highlighter.

Throughout How to Argue and Win by Grenville Kleiser (1910). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized February 26, 2008.

August 21, 2012
Employee’s hand, distorted. 
From the front matter of The Accomplished Tutor: or, Complete System of Liberal Education by Thomas Hodson (1805). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized October 10, 2005.

Employee’s hand, distorted. 

From the front matter of The Accomplished Tutor: or, Complete System of Liberal Education by Thomas Hodson (1805). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized October 10, 2005.

March 1, 2012
Smeared and pixellated University of California library stamp.
From the front matter of The Scripture Text Book, 3rd ed. (1847).

Smeared and pixellated University of California library stamp.

From the front matter of The Scripture Text Book, 3rd ed. (1847).

January 8, 2012
Hand of employee obscures text.
From p. 210-211 of Miscellanies, Moral and Instructive, in Prose and Verse (1787). 

Hand of employee obscures text.

From p. 210-211 of Miscellanies, Moral and Instructive, in Prose and Verse (1787). 

October 14, 2011
Hand of employee with pink gloves: application of two different filters, fore-edge shown, attempted autocorrect of fingers.
From p. 196 of The Chemical Works of Caspar Neumann, vol. 2, by Caspar Neumann, ed. William Lewis (1773). [Here]

Hand of employee with pink gloves: application of two different filters, fore-edge shown, attempted autocorrect of fingers.

From p. 196 of The Chemical Works of Caspar Neumann, vol. 2, by Caspar Neumann, ed. William Lewis (1773). [Here]

October 11, 2011
Employee’s pink-gloved fingers, on a blue ground.
From the front matter of The Poetical Works, by George Canning (1827). [Here]

Employee’s pink-gloved fingers, on a blue ground.

From the front matter of The Poetical Works, by George Canning (1827). [Here]