Posts tagged plates

Child-painted frontispiece of King Philip

From The History of King Philip’s War; Also of Expeditions Against the French and Indians in the Eastern Parts of New-England, in the Years 1689, 1690, 1692, 1696 and 1704 by Benjamin Church (1825). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 29, 2007.

Moiré shimmer.

(Plate photographed twice, with two different moire patterns.)

From Reindeer, Dogs, and Snow-shoes: A Journal of Siberian Travel and Explorations Made in the Years 1865, 1866, and 1867 by Richard James Bush (1871). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization.

Thematic foxing. Discovered by Kathleen Bonany of Dr. Terry Harpold’s University of Florida course Paratexts.

Throughout The Court of Queen Elizabeth by Sir Robert Naunton with additions by James Caulfield (1814). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 3, 2007.