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Recueil des histoires de Troyes.[Lyons, Michel Topié and Jacques Heremberck, 10 Oct. 1490]

Recueil des histoires de Troyes.[Lyons, Michel Topié and Jacques Herem...

Signatures: a-b⁸ c-f⁶ 2f⁸ g-i⁸ k-l⁶ m⁸ A-K⁸ L-N⁶ O⁸ P-Q⁶ R⁸. Goff L-114 Hain 7046 (variations) Copinger 2493 (variation) Rosenwald 405 LC copy: bookplate of Bibliotheca Lindesiana. Dark blue levant morocco with... more

Frescoe at Pompeii showing a parrot pulling a chariot driven by a cricket

Frescoe at Pompeii showing a parrot pulling a chariot driven by a cric...

Title devised by Library staff. Lenghi no. 5178-7. Stamped on verso: Geo. L. Bradley collection. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress). Forms part of: George Lothrop Bradl... more

Basilica a Pompei

Basilica a Pompei

Print showing two people sitting among the ruins at Pompeii. Title inscribed in pencil on mount. Lenghi no. 5178-1. Stamped on verso: Geo. L. Bradley collection. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing ... more

Ercolano. Nuovi scavi. Nouvelles fouilles Giac. Lenghi lit. ; Giac. Lenghi edit. prop

Ercolano. Nuovi scavi. Nouvelles fouilles Giac. Lenghi lit. ; Giac. Le...

Print showing tourists exploring the ruins of Herculaneum in Italy. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Gift Juanita La Lande Sept. 10 1940. Gift; Miss Juanita La Lande; 1940 September 10; (DLC/PP-40... more

Pompei Giacomo Lenghi dis. ; Giacomo Lenghi Editore Proprietario

Pompei Giacomo Lenghi dis. ; Giacomo Lenghi Editore Proprietario

Print showing a frescoe with two figures at center perched on gold fixtures on design with vines, birds, and architectural elements. Title from item. Lenghi no. 5178-3. Stamped on verso: Geo. L. Bradley collect... more

Pompei Giacomo Lenghi dis. ; Giacomo Lenghi Edit. Prop

Pompei Giacomo Lenghi dis. ; Giacomo Lenghi Edit. Prop

Print showing a frescoe with two putti in frames topped with birds and dolphins, and are fixed at the sides of a central structure with open shelves on which are birds and floral arrangements. Title from item. ... more

Pompei G. Lenghi dis. ; G. Lenghi Ed. Prop

Pompei G. Lenghi dis. ; G. Lenghi Ed. Prop

Print showing a frescoe with four panels, at top a bird separated from a bowl of fruit by a deep chasm in the earth, possibly reference to an earlier earthquake, in the middle is a detail of architectural eleme... more

Pompei Giac. Lenghi dis. ; Giac. Lenghi Editore Prop

Pompei Giac. Lenghi dis. ; Giac. Lenghi Editore Prop

Print showing a frescoe with two peacocks facing center perched on gold fixtures with floral arrangement of leaves and small blossoms at center; at bottom is a bird's-eye view of buildings in a town. Title from... more

Sarepta April 27th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Sarepta April 27th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 2, pts. 9-10, p. 13. Surro... more

Sepulchral monuments Petra March 9th 1839

Sepulchral monuments Petra March 9th 1839

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 16-18, p. 5. Surro... more

Petra looking south March 9th 1839 / David Roberts.

Petra looking south March 9th 1839 / David Roberts.

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 16-18, p. 6. Surro... more

Petra March 10th 1839 / David Roberts.

Petra March 10th 1839 / David Roberts.

The ravine. Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 16-18,... more

Conference of Arabs at Wady Moosa, Petra March 6th 1839 / David Roberts.

Conference of Arabs at Wady Moosa, Petra March 6th 1839 / David Robert...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 16-18, p. 1. Surro... more

Remains of a triumphal arch at Petra March 8th 1839 / David Roberts.

Remains of a triumphal arch at Petra March 8th 1839 / David Roberts.

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 14-15, p. 12. Surr... more

Entrance to Petra March 10th 1839 / David Roberts.

Entrance to Petra March 10th 1839 / David Roberts.

The theatre. Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 14-15... more

Approach to Petra an ancient watch tower commanding the Valley of El Ghor Feb. 5th 1839

Approach to Petra an ancient watch tower commanding the Valley of El G...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 14-15, p. 5. Surro... more

Lower end of the valley showing the Acropolis Petra March 9th 1839 / David Roberts.

Lower end of the valley showing the Acropolis Petra March 9th 1839 / D...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 16-18, p. 2. Surro... more

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. Voie triumphale / ND Phot.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. Voie triumphale / ND Phot.

Ruins of Roman triumphal street in city of Thamugadi (Timgad), Algeria. Title from item. No. 367.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas / ND Phot.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas / ND Phot.

Ruins of a Roman street in the city of Thamugadi (Timgad), Algeria. Title from item. No. 365.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. Le théatre / ND Phot.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. Le théatre / ND Phot.

Ruins of Roman theater in the city of Thamugadi (Timgad), Algeria. Title from item. No. 369.

Grand Temple de Zeus, Jerash, Palestine / Dumas.

Grand Temple de Zeus, Jerash, Palestine / Dumas.

Rubble at the base of a Temple of Zeus, Gerasa, Jordan. On mount: Thomas Wilson, Washington, D.C. Title from item. No. 42.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. L'Arc de Triomphe de Trajan / ND Phot.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. L'Arc de Triomphe de Trajan / ND Phot.

Ruins of the Roman Arch of Trajan at Thamugadi (Timgad), Algeria.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. Le marché Romain / ND Phot.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. Le marché Romain / ND Phot.

Ruins of a Roman market in the city of Thamugadi (Timgad), Algeria. Title from item. No. 584.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. L'Arc de Triomphe / ND Phot.

Ruines Romaines de Thamugas. L'Arc de Triomphe / ND Phot.

Ruins of a Roman arch at Thamugadi (Timgad), Algeria. Title from item. No. 370.

Temple du Soleil, pris de face Temple of the Sun front view / / Bonfils.

Temple du Soleil, pris de face Temple of the Sun front view / / Bonfil...

Columns and rubble remains of the Temple of the Sun of the ancient city of Gerasa, Jordan. Title from item. No. 1010.

Extrémité nord de la grande colonnade.--Djerach The north-end of the grand colonnade / / Bonfils.

Extrémité nord de la grande colonnade.--Djerach The north-end of the g...

Colonnade in Gerasa, Jordan. Title from item. No. 993.

Petra d'Juokune

Petra d'Juokune

A two story tomb facade carved from rock in the city of Petra, Jordan. Title from item. No. 38.

Human body found at Pompei

Human body found at Pompei

In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 47 (bottom left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prints and Photographs Reading Room (Filed with Finding Aids).

Pompei - domus Vettiorum, figura volenta, pittura murale / IR ; edizioni Brogi.

Pompei - domus Vettiorum, figura volenta, pittura murale / IR ; edizio...

Photograph shows painting of angel in flight, holding scepter, at Pompeii. Title from item. No. 11210.

Casa di Cornelio Ruffo, Pompei / G. Sommer, Napoli.

Casa di Cornelio Ruffo, Pompei / G. Sommer, Napoli.

Photograph shows the ruins of the casa di Cornelio Ruffo at Pompeii. Title from item. No. 1237.

Temple of Isis, Pompeii

Temple of Isis, Pompeii

Photograph showing a group of well-dressed tourists posed on steps and porch of the Temple of Isis at Pompeii. Title from item.

The political Sodom and Gomorrah are doomed to destruction / F. Grätz.

The political Sodom and Gomorrah are doomed to destruction / F. Grätz.

Print shows an angel labeled "New Party" with wings labeled "Tariff-Reform" and "Anti-Monopoly" leading two small orphan children labeled "Political Honesty" and "Political Wisdom" to safety, away from the fire... more

[Rear view of Alexander Graham Bell entering ruins of Pompeii]

[Rear view of Alexander Graham Bell entering ruins of Pompeii]

In album: v. 13, p. 5. Forms part of: Gilbert H. Grosvenor Collection of Photographs of the Alexander Graham Bell Family (Library of Congress).

Pompei. Il Foro Col Vesuvio. II

Pompei. Il Foro Col Vesuvio. II

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Italy. Pompeii. The Forum and Vesuvius." Print no. "1870. P.Z." Purchase; Detro... more

[Amphitheatre of Tusculum, Rome, Italy]

[Amphitheatre of Tusculum, Rome, Italy]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8583". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... more

Petra. Place of Sacrifice, showing altars American Colony, Jerusalem

Petra. Place of Sacrifice, showing altars American Colony, Jerusalem

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Caption on negative: Petra. Altar for sacrificing. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra, Ed-Deir

Petra, Ed-Deir

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra

Petra

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 2622. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra

Petra

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: positive transparency #9. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. Aaron's Tomb exterior, on Mt. Hor American Colony, Jerusalem

Petra. Aaron's Tomb exterior, on Mt. Hor American Colony, Jerusalem

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra, tomb in storeys

Petra, tomb in storeys

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On transparency: N.B. This is a positive transparency. No. 10. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. Tomb with soldier American Colony, Jerusalem

Petra. Tomb with soldier American Colony, Jerusalem

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Caption on negative: Petra, tomb. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jerash

Jerash

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Jerash. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. Place of Sacrifice, from the east

Petra. Place of Sacrifice, from the east

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra

Petra

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. Mount Hor American Colony, Jerusalem

Petra. Mount Hor American Colony, Jerusalem

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Caption on negative: Mt. Hor in Petra. On negative: 1149 (1914 catalog). Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra
Petra, el-Khazne

Petra, el-Khazne

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: Finlay p[ositive]. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra
Jerash
Trans-Jordan. Jerash. The forum and the main street

Trans-Jordan. Jerash. The forum and the main street

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Jerash. The forum and the main street. On negative: P250 (crossed out). Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its s... more

Petra

Petra

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: pos[itive]. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra, es-sik entrance

Petra, es-sik entrance

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra

Petra

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: Finlay p[ositive]. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra

Petra

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Bab-es-Sik (Doorway to the Sik)

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Bab-es-Sik (Doorway to the Sik)

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Petra. Bab-es-Sik. ("Doorway to the Sik"). On negative: 2576. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor t... more

Trans-Jordan. Petra. A tomb exterior. (Showing typical veining in rock)

Trans-Jordan. Petra. A tomb exterior. (Showing typical veining in rock...

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Petra. A tomb exterior. On negative: 4908. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Ser... more

Petra tomb
Petra, great high place of sacrifice

Petra, great high place of sacrifice

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: Nat. Geo. [i.e. National Geographic], p. 160. Gift; Episc... more

Jerash

Jerash

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: 3103 A, S. On negative: 3103a. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra, Sik entrance

Petra, Sik entrance

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. The theatre American Colony, Jerusalem

Petra. The theatre American Colony, Jerusalem

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Copy print verso: The theatre, Petra, Jordan. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

[Petra]
Petra. Mount Hor

Petra. Mount Hor

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Caption on negative sleeve: Near view of Mt. Hor. Arab on camel in fg. [i.e., foreground] On negative: 5609. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra
Petra, Siq entrance

Petra, Siq entrance

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from transparency sleeve. On transparency sleeve: Finlay p[ositive]. Nat. Geo.[i.e., National Geographic], ... more

Petra

Petra

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title from guide card. On guide card: Finlay; Stein. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. Front view of Temple of el-Khazneh

Petra. Front view of Temple of el-Khazneh

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. On negative: 5577. Copy print verso: Front view of Temple of el-Khazne, Petra, Jordan. Similar image in LOT 13847, p. 45, no. 22 (http... more

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Temple of el-Khazne. (Doorway of side chamber)

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Temple of el-Khazne. (Doorway of side chamber)

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Petra. Temple of El Khazne. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Epi... more

Petra high place altar

Petra high place altar

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 2618. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra. General view of mountains of Petra

Petra. General view of mountains of Petra

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Caption on negative sleeve: Mountains. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Tourists at Petra having dinner

Tourists at Petra having dinner

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra

Petra

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Title devised by Library staff. Title based on caption for similar image (LC-M352-82). On transparency sleeve: #3... more

Petra. Temple of el-Khazneh from the southeast

Petra. Temple of el-Khazneh from the southeast

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Copy print verso: Temple of el-Khazneh from the southeast, Petra, Jordan. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

[Petra]
Bab Es-Sik in Petra

Bab Es-Sik in Petra

Title from negative. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 48, old no. 1097. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Petra, es-Sik entrance

Petra, es-Sik entrance

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative: 2678. Guide card: Petra. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jerash

Jerash

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Jerash. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Jerash

Jerash

Title from guide card. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Tomb types. Lower Sik

Trans-Jordan. Petra. Tomb types. Lower Sik

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Caption on negative: Petra. Tomb types. Lower Sik. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; E... more