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St. John the Baptist in the Desert

St. John the Baptist in the Desert

Master ES (German, active ca. 1450–67)

St. Jerome in the Desert

St. Jerome in the Desert

Moderno (Galeazzo Mondella) (Italian, Verona 1467–1528 Verona)

St. Jerome in the Desert

St. Jerome in the Desert

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

St. Jerome in the Desert

St. Jerome in the Desert

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

St. Jerome in the Desert

St. Jerome in the Desert

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

Vitae Patrum (Lives of the Desert Fathers)

Vitae Patrum (Lives of the Desert Fathers)

Saint Jerome (ca. A.D. 347–419/20)

St. John the Baptist in the Desert

St. John the Baptist in the Desert

Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden ca. 1494–1533 Leiden)

Young St. John the Baptist in the Desert with a Lamb

Young St. John the Baptist in the Desert with a Lamb

Antonio da Trento (Italian, active Bologna, ca. 1527)

"Laila Visiting Majnun in the Desert", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi

"Laila Visiting Majnun in the Desert", Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) o...

Ala al-Din Muhammad Made in present-day Afghanistan, Herat

John the Baptist Preaching in the Desert

John the Baptist Preaching in the Desert

Engraved by Nicolaes de Bruyn (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1571–1656 Rotterdam)

St. John Preaching in the Desert

St. John Preaching in the Desert

Jean Mignon (French, active 1535–ca. 1555)

St. John Preaching in the Desert

St. John Preaching in the Desert

Jean Mignon (French, active 1535–ca. 1555)

St Jerome in the Desert

St Jerome in the Desert

Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, Hoorn ca. 1533–1578 Rome)

St Jerome in the Desert

St Jerome in the Desert

Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, Hoorn ca. 1533–1578 Rome)

Hagar in the Desert Consoled by an Angel

Hagar in the Desert Consoled by an Angel

Jan Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1571–1628 Amsterdam)

Saint Jerome in the Desert

Saint Jerome in the Desert

Lucas Kilian (German, Augsburg 1579–1637 Augsburg)

Hagar in the Desert Consoled by an Angel

Hagar in the Desert Consoled by an Angel

Jan Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1571–1628 Amsterdam)

[Mount Desert Island and neighboring coast of Maine.

[Mount Desert Island and neighboring coast of Maine.

Scale ca. 1:49,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows coast of Hancock County, Maine. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Saint John the Baptist in the Desert

Saint John the Baptist in the Desert

Charles Clément Bervic (French, Paris 1756–1822 Paris)

The desert
Hagar in the Desert

Hagar in the Desert

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

edible substance that, according to Abrahamic doctrine, God provided for the Israelites during their travels in the desert from "The Sacred Gift. A series of meditations upon Scripture subjects. Secondseries"

edible substance that, according to Abrahamic doctrine, God provided f...

This image has been taken from scan 000274 from "The Sacred Gift. A series of meditations upon Scripture subjects. Secondseries". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created... more

Cairo from the gate of Citizenib, looking toward the desert of Suez / David Roberts, R.A.

Cairo from the gate of Citizenib, looking toward the desert of Suez / ...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 26.

Tiger Lying in the Desert

Tiger Lying in the Desert

Eugène Delacroix (French, Charenton-Saint-Maurice 1798–1863 Paris)

Ruined mosques in the desert, west of the citadel / David Roberts, R.A.

Ruined mosques in the desert, west of the citadel / David Roberts, R.A...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 7.

Drawing of the Lighthouse at Mount Desert, Maine

Drawing of the Lighthouse at Mount Desert, Maine

Maps and Plans Relating to the Lighthouse at Mount Desert, Maine

map from "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in 1845 and 1846; including a description of the oases and cities of Ghat, Ghadames and Mourzuk"

map from "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in 1845 and 1846; inc...

This image has been taken from scan 000020 from volume 01 of "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in 1845 and 1846; including a description of the oases and cities of Ghat, Ghadames and Mourzuk". The title a... more

map from "Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusalem” [i.e. William Henry Bartlett.] Third edition. [With illustrations and plates.]"

map from "Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or,...

This image has been taken from scan 000035 from "Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusale... more

map from "[What I saw in California: being the journal of a tour by the emigrant route and south pass of the Rocky Mountains, across the continent of North America, the Great Desert Basin and through California in the years 1846, 1847.]"

map from "[What I saw in California: being the journal of a tour by th...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "[What I saw in California: being the journal of a tour by the emigrant route and south pass of the Rocky Mountains, across the continent of North America, the Gr... more

map from "Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusalem” [i.e. William Henry Bartlett.] Third edition. [With illustrations and plates.]"

map from "Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or,...

This image has been taken from scan 000091 from "Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusale... more

Valetta from "Gleanings, pictorial and antiquarian on the Overland route. By the author of “Forty days in the Desert” [W. H. Bartlett]"

Valetta from "Gleanings, pictorial and antiquarian on the Overland rou...

This image has been taken from scan 000031 from "Gleanings, pictorial and antiquarian on the Overland route. By the author of “Forty days in the Desert” [W. H. Bartlett]". The title and subject terms of this im... more

map from "Gleanings, pictorial and antiquarian on the Overland route. By the author of “Forty days in the Desert” [W. H. Bartlett]"

map from "Gleanings, pictorial and antiquarian on the Overland route. ...

This image has been taken from scan 000160 from "Gleanings, pictorial and antiquarian on the Overland route. By the author of “Forty days in the Desert” [W. H. Bartlett]". The title and subject terms of this im... more

Map from "A Ride through the Nubian Desert"

Map from "A Ride through the Nubian Desert"

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "A Ride through the Nubian Desert". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

Native American people indigenous to the Colorado River in the Mojave Desert from "Report of an expedition down the Zuni and Colorado Rivers by Captain L. Sitgreaves ... Illustrations. (Report on ... Natural History ... by S. W. Woodhouse. Zoology: mammals and birds by S. W. Woodhouse; reptiles by E. Hallowell; fishes by S. F. Baird and C. Girard. Botany: by Professor J. Torrey. Medical report; by S. W. Woodhouse.)"

Native American people indigenous to the Colorado River in the Mojave ...

This image has been taken from scan 000064 from "Report of an expedition down the Zuni and Colorado Rivers by Captain L. Sitgreaves ... Illustrations. (Report on ... Natural History ... by S. W. Woodhouse. Zool... more

map from "Pictures from Sicily. By the author of Forty Days in the Desert [i.e. William Henry Bartlett]. [With plates.]"

map from "Pictures from Sicily. By the author of Forty Days in the Des...

This image has been taken from scan 000153 from "Pictures from Sicily. By the author of Forty Days in the Desert [i.e. William Henry Bartlett]. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this image have be... more

flora from "Sea Nile, the Desert and Nigritia: travels in company with Captain Peel, R.N., 1851-1852 ... With thirteen Arabic songs, as sung by the Egyptian sailors ... translated, etc. [With musical notes.]"

flora from "Sea Nile, the Desert and Nigritia: travels in company with...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "Sea Nile, the Desert and Nigritia: travels in company with Captain Peel, R.N., 1851-1852 ... With thirteen Arabic songs, as sung by the Egyptian sailors ... tran... more

map from "Pictures from Sicily. By the author of Forty Days in the Desert [i.e. William Henry Bartlett]. [With plates.]"

map from "Pictures from Sicily. By the author of Forty Days in the Des...

This image has been taken from scan 000026 from "Pictures from Sicily. By the author of Forty Days in the Desert [i.e. William Henry Bartlett]. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this image have be... more

map from "Sinai, the Hedjaz, and Soudan: wanderings around the birth-place of the Prophet, and across the Æthiopian desert, from Sawakin to Chartum"

map from "Sinai, the Hedjaz, and Soudan: wanderings around the birth-p...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Sinai, the Hedjaz, and Soudan: wanderings around the birth-place of the Prophet, and across the Æthiopian desert, from Sawakin to Chartum". The title and subject... more

The Great Pyramid and the Sphinx

The Great Pyramid and the Sphinx

Francis Frith..1858..Accession no. PGP R 175.16.Medium Albumen print.Size 38.50 x 49.50 cm.Credit Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell 1985..For more information please select here ( http://... more

Cairo. Cemetery in the desert

Cairo. Cemetery in the desert

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 153.

[Man on camel next to a slanting palm tree, desert in background]

[Man on camel next to a slanting palm tree, desert in background]

Title devised by library staff. No. 161. Possibly taken by Tancrède R. Dumas.

Albert S. Johnston Crossing the Desert to Join the Southern Army (from Confederate War Etchings)

Albert S. Johnston Crossing the Desert to Join the Southern Army (from...

Adalbert John Volck (American (born Germany), Augsburg 1828–1912 Baltimore, Maryland)

map from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusalem” [i.e. William Henry Bartlett.] Third edition. [With illustrations and plates.]]"

map from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or...

This image has been taken from scan 000176 from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusal... more

map from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusalem” [i.e. William Henry Bartlett.] Third edition. [With illustrations and plates.]]"

map from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or...

This image has been taken from scan 000089 from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusal... more

map from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusalem” [i.e. William Henry Bartlett.] Third edition. [With illustrations and plates.]]"

map from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or...

This image has been taken from scan 000033 from "[Forty Days in the Desert on the track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo by Wady Feiran to Mount Sinai and Petra. By the author of “Walks about Jerusal... more

portrait from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James Wolf and J. B. Zwecker"

portrait from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lak...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James... more

fauna from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James Wolf and J. B. Zwecker"

fauna from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake N...

This image has been taken from scan 000434 from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James... more

map from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James Wolf and J. B. Zwecker"

map from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Nga...

This image has been taken from scan 000022 from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James... more

map from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James Wolf and J. B. Zwecker"

map from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Nga...

This image has been taken from scan 000023 from "African Hunting from Natal to the Zambesi including Lake Ngami, the Kalahari Desert, &c. from 1852 to 1860 ... With illustrations [including a portrait] by James... more

Six mile Canyon, from office of Chollar Works, desert in the distance

Six mile Canyon, from office of Chollar Works, desert in the distance

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 733. LOT subdivision subject: Virginia City, Nevada. This record contains unverified old data from... more

Desert Lake, near Ragtown, Nevada

Desert Lake, near Ragtown, Nevada

Timothy H. O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882)

Photograph of Timothy O'Sullivan's Ambulance Wagon and Portable Darkroom on the Sand Dunes of Carson Desert during the King Survey

Photograph of Timothy O'Sullivan's Ambulance Wagon and Portable Darkro...

Photographic Albums of the Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel - The King Survey

fauna from "The Desert World. From the French of A. M. Edited and enlarged by the translator of The Bird, by Michelet [W. H. D. Adams]. With ... illustrations by W. Freeman, Foulguier, and Yan Dargent"

fauna from "The Desert World. From the French of A. M. Edited and enla...

This image has been taken from scan 000320 from "The Desert World. From the French of A. M. Edited and enlarged by the translator of The Bird, by Michelet [W. H. D. Adams]. With ... illustrations by W. Freeman,... more

Salt Lake Desert [Utah] / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Salt Lake Desert [Utah] / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing a flat desert. Title from item. Plate 175? from: Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel / United States Army Corps of Engineers; Clarence King, geologist in charge. [Washington, D.C.... more

bactrian camel from "The Desert World. From the French of A. M. Edited and enlarged by the translator of The Bird, by Michelet [W. H. D. Adams]. With ... illustrations by W. Freeman, Foulguier, and Yan Dargent"

bactrian camel from "The Desert World. From the French of A. M. Edited...

This image has been taken from scan 000064 from "The Desert World. From the French of A. M. Edited and enlarged by the translator of The Bird, by Michelet [W. H. D. Adams]. With ... illustrations by W. Freeman,... more

Stereobild med motiv av pyramid i Egypten.Giza, sfinxen och Cheops pyramid.

Stereobild med motiv av pyramid i Egypten.Giza, sfinxen och Cheops pyr...

Stereobild med motiv av pyramid i Egypten.Giza, sfinxen och Cheops pyramid.

Mount Desert light-station, looking NNE, before new dwelling was erected

Mount Desert light-station, looking NNE, before new dwelling was erect...

Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1894, plate 58, middle photograph. Title from item.

Dodge's Mount Desert Island /

Dodge's Mount Desert Island /

At lower right: June 1872. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy imperfect: Stained and with small tears along folds. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 99-23

Mount Desert light-station, looking N.

Mount Desert light-station, looking N.

Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1894, plate 60, top photograph. Title from item.

Mexicans Travelling in the Desert

Mexicans Travelling in the Desert

Frederick Warren Freer (American, Kennicott's Grove, Illinois 1849–1908 Chicago, Illinois)

Kamelryttare i området kring Astrachan.Bilden ingår i två stora fotoalbum efter direktör Karl Wilhelm Hagelin som arbetade länge vid Nobels oljeanläggningar i Baku.

Kamelryttare i området kring Astrachan.Bilden ingår i två stora fotoal...

Kamelryttare i området kring Astrachan.Bilden ingår i två stora fotoalbum efter direktör Karl Wilhelm Hagelin som arbetade länge vid Nobels oljeanläggningar i Baku.

desert from "The Hand-book to Arizona: its resources, history ... and scenery. ... Illustrated. Accompanied with a new map of the territory"

desert from "The Hand-book to Arizona: its resources, history ... and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000193 from "The Hand-book to Arizona: its resources, history ... and scenery. ... Illustrated. Accompanied with a new map of the territory". The title and subject terms of t... more

Sonoran Desert from "The Hand-book to Arizona: its resources, history ... and scenery. ... Illustrated. Accompanied with a new map of the territory"

Sonoran Desert from "The Hand-book to Arizona: its resources, history ...

This image has been taken from scan 000384 from "The Hand-book to Arizona: its resources, history ... and scenery. ... Illustrated. Accompanied with a new map of the territory". The title and subject terms of t... more

North Africa.  Merchants of the Sahara Desert

North Africa. Merchants of the Sahara Desert

Two men with wares on backs of two camels. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Syria. Bedouins on the desert

Syria. Bedouins on the desert

Bedouins with horses and loaded camels. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Bedouins du desert Syrien Beduins of Syria.

Bedouins du desert Syrien Beduins of Syria.

Two Bedouin men, one standing, the other seated, holding a rifle. Title from item.

Scene du desert: arrivée de chameliers a un campement de tubu / Bonfils.

Scene du desert: arrivée de chameliers a un campement de tubu / Bonfil...

Encampment in the Egyptian desert showing tents & camels.

map from "Askja, Iceland's largest volcano: with a description of the great lava desert in the interior: and a chapter on the genesis of the island"

map from "Askja, Iceland's largest volcano: with a description of the ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Askja, Iceland's largest volcano: with a description of the great lava desert in the interior: and a chapter on the genesis of the island". The title and subject... more

Bar Harbor from West End Hotel, Mt. Desert, Maine

Bar Harbor from West End Hotel, Mt. Desert, Maine

Photo copyrighted by Charles Pollock, Boston. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Harbors; Maine Bar Harbor; Shelf.; Geogr.

engraving from "[On the Desert: with a brief review of recent events in Egypt.]"

engraving from "[On the Desert: with a brief review of recent events i...

This image has been taken from scan 000099 from "[On the Desert: with a brief review of recent events in Egypt.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of th... more

Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert Island, Maine.

Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert Island, Maine.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 243 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

Judean desert from "Twenty-one years' work in the Holy Land ... June 22, 1865-June 22, 1886. Published for the Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund. [By W. B. i.e. Walter Besant.]"

Judean desert from "Twenty-one years' work in the Holy Land ... June 2...

This image has been taken from scan 000108 from "Twenty-one years' work in the Holy Land ... June 22, 1865-June 22, 1886. Published for the Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund. [By W. B. i.e. Walter Bes... more

Kalahari Desert from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc"

Kalahari Desert from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a jo...

This image has been taken from scan 000142 from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been g... more

map from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc"

map from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to...

This image has been taken from scan 000489 from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been g... more

map from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc"

map from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to...

This image has been taken from scan 000539 from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been g... more

rock drift from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc"

rock drift from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey...

This image has been taken from scan 000439 from "Through the Kalahari Desert. A narrative of a journey ... to Lake N'Gami and back. ... Illustrations, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been g... more

Map of Mount Desert Island.

Map of Mount Desert Island.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Mount Desert and adjacent islands: embracing the towns of Eden, Mount Desert, Tremont, and Cranberry Isles, Hancock County, Maine; /

Mount Desert and adjacent islands: embracing the towns of Eden, Mount ...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows landownership. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.