Posts tagged stains
Stains from glue.
The frontispiece of The New and Improved Illustrated Bartenders’ Manual: or, How to Mix Drinks of the Present Style by Harry Johnson (1888). Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 2, 2007.
Stains and foxing.
Throughout Remarks on Local Scenery & Manners in Scotland during 1799 and 1800 John Stoddart (1801).Original from Oxford University. Digitized March 5, 2009.
From Mirth in Miniature: or, Bursts of Merriment (1825). Original from Harvard University. Digitized February 25, 2008.
Throughout How the Children Raised the Wind by Edna Lyall (1896). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 24, 2008.
Circular stains (perhaps from an inkwell).
Throughout Forty Sermons by Richard Allestree (1684). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized November 3, 2009.
From the tissue covering the frontispiece to The Stage Coach: or, The Road of Life by John Mills (1843). Original from Oxford University. Digitized October 3, 2006.
Inky cat footprints!
From p. 170 of Clavis Bibliorum: The Key of the Bible, Unlocking the Richest Treasury of the Holy Scriptures by Francis Roberts (1675). Original from Princeton University. Digitized August 12, 2008.
Burnt? Water stains? Dirt?
From Human Beings: A Novel by Francis Lathom (1807). Original from Harvard University. Digitized May 11, 2007.