Posts tagged writing in books

Handwritten circulation slip with checkouts from 1982-1996.
From the back matter of Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know edited by Hamilton Wright Mabie (1910). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized July 28, 2008.

Handwritten circulation slip with checkouts from 1982-1996.

From the back matter of Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know edited by Hamilton Wright Mabie (1910). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized July 28, 2008.

Marginalia: “end here”

From p. 206 of The Gospel of Wealth, and Other Timely Essays by Andrew Carnegie (1901). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Marginalia: “Is that all his response?”

From p. 4 of Practical Illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action by Johann Jacob Engel and Henry Siddons (1822). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Collage of library artifacts: stamp, paper punch, printing statement, call number handwritten in pencil. 
From the title page verso of Peter Parley’s Method of Telling about the History of the World to Children by Samuel G. Goodrich (1836). Original from Princeton University. Digitized February 21, 2008.

Collage of library artifacts: stamp, paper punch, printing statement, call number handwritten in pencil. 

From the title page verso of Peter Parley’s Method of Telling about the History of the World to Children by Samuel G. Goodrich (1836). Original from Princeton University. Digitized February 21, 2008.