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.

July 15, 2014
Frontispiece photographed through tissue.
From the front matter of Mighty Mikko: A Book of Finnish Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Parker Fillmore (1922). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 7, 2008.

Frontispiece photographed through tissue.

From the front matter of Mighty Mikko: A Book of Finnish Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Parker Fillmore (1922). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 7, 2008.

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 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 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 21, 2014
Barcode housed in (and photographed through) paper folder.
From the back matter of Vinetum Britannicum: or, A Treatise of Cider and Other Wines and Drinks by John Worlidge Dring (1678). Original from the Austrian National Library. Digitized July 5, 2013.

Barcode housed in (and photographed through) paper folder.

From the back matter of Vinetum Britannicum: or, A Treatise of Cider and Other Wines and Drinks by John Worlidge Dring (1678). Original from the Austrian National Library. Digitized July 5, 2013.

September 30, 2013
Frontispiece photographed through tissue.
From Good Stories for Great Holidays: Arranged for Story-telling and Reading, ed. by Frances Jenkins Olcott (1914). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 11, 2007.

Frontispiece photographed through tissue.

From Good Stories for Great Holidays: Arranged for Story-telling and Reading, ed. by Frances Jenkins Olcott (1914). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 11, 2007.

September 8, 2013

Illustrations photographed through tissue.

Throughout Eugene Field in His Home by Ida Comstock Below, W. O. Comstock (1898). Original from the University of California. Digitized September 6, 2007.

August 22, 2013
Illustration photographed through tissue. 
From p. 140-141 of The Little Messenger Birds: or, The Chimes of the Silver Bells by Caroline Hyde Butler Laing (1851). Original from Harvard University. Digitized January 23, 2008.

Illustration photographed through tissue. 

From p. 140-141 of The Little Messenger Birds: or, The Chimes of the Silver Bells by Caroline Hyde Butler Laing (1851). Original from Harvard University. Digitized January 23, 2008.

August 18, 2013
Partially-optimized tissue over title page.
From The Echo: With Other Poems, ed. by Richard Alsop and Theodore Dwight (1807). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 18, 2007.

Partially-optimized tissue over title page.

From The Echo: With Other Poems, ed. by Richard Alsop and Theodore Dwight (1807). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 18, 2007.

May 29, 2013

Illustrations photographed through tissue.

Throughout Minor British Theatre, ed. by John Cawthorne (1806). Original from the University of California. Digitized March 10, 2009.

May 14, 2013
Tissue with foxing partially covers illustration.
From p. 314 of The History of Silk, Cotton, Linen, Wool, and Other Fibrous Substances by Clinton G. Gilroy (1845). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 14, 2005.

Tissue with foxing partially covers illustration.

From p. 314 of The History of Silk, Cotton, Linen, Wool, and Other Fibrous Substances by Clinton G. Gilroy (1845). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 14, 2005.

May 2, 2013

Plates photographed through tissue.

From Vincent Van Gogh: A Biographical Study, v.2, by Julius Meier-Graefe (1922). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 22, 2009.

April 30, 2013
Frontispiece photographed through tissue.
From The Book of Legends Told Over Again by Horace Elisha Scudder (1889). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 29, 2007.

Frontispiece photographed through tissue.

From The Book of Legends Told Over Again by Horace Elisha Scudder (1889). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 29, 2007.