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[Title page of The dreadful visitation in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague]

[Title page of The dreadful visitation in a short account of the progr...

Title page in: The dreadful visitation in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague / Daniel Defoe. Philadelphia : Printed by Henry Miller, 1767. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard... more

Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

Anonymous, American, 19th century

Shipwreck of the DEGRAVE, East Indiaman

Shipwreck of the DEGRAVE, East Indiaman

Ship breaking up in heavy surf; natives watching from beach. Illus. in: Daniel Defoe, The Adventures of Robert Trury, 1807, opp. title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4701. This record contains unverified, o... more

Brontë sisters from "The Literary Shrines of Yorkshire: the literary pilgrim in the dales. [Illustrated.]"

Brontë sisters from "The Literary Shrines of Yorkshire: the literary p...

This image has been taken from scan 000022 from "The Literary Shrines of Yorkshire: the literary pilgrim in the dales. [Illustrated.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, c... more

Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë

Title from item. Reproduction of a painting by George Richards, 1850. Stamped on verso: Sewell Collection. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Second series: Sketches by Boz ; Seven dials

Second series: Sketches by Boz ; Seven dials

The title page illustration at the left for Dickens' "Sketches by Boz," shows a crowd of people waving to two men leaving in a hot air balloon. The adjacent illustration, for p. 149, "Seven Dials," shows a cr... more

novelist from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]"

novelist from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenk...

This image has been taken from scan 000266 from volume 10 of "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]". The title and subject terms of this ... more

Pictures from Italy

Pictures from Italy

Charles Dickens (British, Portsmouth 1812–1870 Rochester)

[Fredrika Runeberg, Finnish novelist/poet, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Daniel Nyblin.

[Fredrika Runeberg, Finnish novelist/poet, head-and-shoulders portrait...

Title devised by Library staff. Pasted on verso is biography of Runeberg. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Charles Dickens, bust portrait, facing front

Charles Dickens, bust portrait, facing front

Stamped on mount: Poulton, 6 Paragon, New Kent Road ; Under the patronage of H.M. the Queen. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 7 (top left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 ... more

Mr. Charles Dickens and his former American acquaintances - "not at home" / drawn by C.G. Bush.

Mr. Charles Dickens and his former American acquaintances - "not at ho...

Two panel illustration showing a distraught Charles Dickens standing with another man behind the door to his hotel room, on the other side of which is a group of people portraying characters from Dickens' novel... more

Charles Dickens as he appears when reading / sketched by C.A. Barry.

Charles Dickens as he appears when reading / sketched by C.A. Barry.

Charles Dickens, full-length portrait, facing front, standing at lectern. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 11, no. 571 (1867 December 7), p. 777.

Buying tickets for the Dickens readings at Steinway Hall

Buying tickets for the Dickens readings at Steinway Hall

Crowd of spectators buying tickets to Charles Dickens reading at Steinway Hall, New York, New York. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 11, no. 574 (1867 December 28), p. 829.

Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

Bust. Photoprint by J. Gurney & Son. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Charles Dickens - par Gill

Charles Dickens - par Gill

Caricature showing British author Charles Dickens, holding books he worte, as he steps from England to France. Relief metal cut with pochoir by Andre Gill. Cover illus. for: L'Eclipse, no. 21, June 14. Paris, 1... more

1724 from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

1724 from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: ex...

This image has been taken from scan 000458 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

church scene from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

church scene from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000088 from volume 02 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Tilbury Fort from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Tilbury Fort from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000101 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Daniel Defoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Daniel Defoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000146 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

throne from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

throne from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: ...

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South Sea Bubble from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

South Sea Bubble from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered ...

This image has been taken from scan 000249 from volume 02 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

house from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

house from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: e...

This image has been taken from scan 000549 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

1727 from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

1727 from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: ex...

This image has been taken from scan 000519 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

architecture from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

architecture from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000011 from volume 02 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Saturday's Post from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Saturday's Post from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered w...

This image has been taken from scan 000371 from volume 02 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

industry from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

industry from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings...

This image has been taken from scan 000095 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Daniel Defoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Daniel Defoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings...

This image has been taken from scan 000230 from volume 03 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Daniel Defoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Daniel Defoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000447 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Robinson Crusoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Robinson Crusoe from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered w...

This image has been taken from scan 000366 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings...

This image has been taken from scan 000321 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from volume 03 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Earl Godolphin from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Earl Godolphin from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered wr...

This image has been taken from scan 000146 from volume 03 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

portrait from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings...

This image has been taken from scan 000051 from volume 03 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Selkirk from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Selkirk from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings:...

This image has been taken from scan 000422 from volume 03 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Architecture from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Architecture from "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writ...

This image has been taken from scan 000068 from volume 01 of "Daniel Defoe: his life and recently discovered writings: extending from 1716 to 1729. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject t... more

Once Upon a Midnight Dreary. Illustration to The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
Perched upon a Bust of Pallas. Illustration to The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
Open Here I Flung the Shutter. Illustration to The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
The Flying Raven, Ex Libris for The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

The Flying Raven, Ex Libris for The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

Édouard Manet (French, Paris 1832–1883 Paris)

Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe

Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe

Édouard Manet (French, Paris 1832–1883 Paris)

Portrait of Victor Hugo

Portrait of Victor Hugo

Book Title: from Men of Mark, 1876-1877.Artist: Etienne Carjat.Artist Bio: French, 1828 - 1906.Creation Date: 1877.Process: woodburytype.Credit Line: Gift of Stephen White ... more

Een masker luidt de doodsklok

Een masker luidt de doodsklok

Een skelet met een masker als hoofd trekt aan een touw en luidt een grote klok. Derde van zes prenten uit het album "A Edgar Poe".

Het oog, als een vreemde ballon, beweegt zich naar het oneindige

Het oog, als een vreemde ballon, beweegt zich naar het oneindige

Een oogbal hangt als een ballon in de lucht, aan touwen eronder een schotel met een hoofd. Eerste prent van zes uit het album "A Edgar Poe".

Voor de zwarte zon van de melancholie verschijnt Leonore

Voor de zwarte zon van de melancholie verschijnt Leonore

Een vrouw, en profil, omhoog kijkend. Achter haar een zwarte zon tussen twee bergen. Tweede prent van zes uit het album "A Edgar Poe".

De adem die wezens richt bestaat ook in de hemellichamen

De adem die wezens richt bestaat ook in de hemellichamen

Een raam met daarachter een grote bal, een engel en een gezicht, omringd door een aantal kleinere ballen. Onderaan enkele gezichten. Vijfde van zes prenten uit het album "A Edgar Poe".

De dwaasheid

De dwaasheid

Hoofd van een man, en profil. Zesde van zes prenten uit het album "A Edgar Poe".

De engel der zekerheden aan de horizon en aan de donkere hemel een ondervragende blik

De engel der zekerheden aan de horizon en aan de donkere hemel een ond...

Een zee met aan de horizon een buste van een engel. Aan de hemel een lichte bol met een oog. Vierde van zes prenten uit het album "A Edgar Poe".

A Edgar Poe

A Edgar Poe

Omslag van een map met zes prenten van Redon, gemaakt voor de schrijver Edgar Allan Poe. Voorkant: tekst een en schedel. Achterkant: afbeelding met twee figuren bij een zuil en een rad.

The Raven

The Raven

Written by Edgar Allan Poe (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1809–1849 Baltimore, Maryland)

Mellonta Tauta

Mellonta Tauta

Depiction of balloons, inspired by Edgar Allan Poe? Rice, 51. Signed and dated on plate. This record contains unverified, old data from shelflist card, with subsequent revisions. Purchase.

In Honor of Victor Hugo, Novelist

In Honor of Victor Hugo, Novelist

Medalist: Jules-Clément Chaplain (French, Mortagne, Orne 1839–1909 Paris)

Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet from "George Square, Glasgow; and the lives of those whom its statues commemorate, etc"

Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet from "George Square,...

This image has been taken from scan 000126 from "George Square, Glasgow; and the lives of those whom its statues commemorate, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, creat... more

Daniel Defoe from "Old England: sketches of English history. By E. A. W., author of “Womanhood” [i.e. Mrs. E. A. Walker], etc"

Daniel Defoe from "Old England: sketches of English history. By E. A. ...

This image has been taken from scan 000207 from "Old England: sketches of English history. By E. A. W., author of “Womanhood” [i.e. Mrs. E. A. Walker], etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been ... more

The exploits of Brigadier Gerard, a new book by A. Conan Doyle ... H

The exploits of Brigadier Gerard, a new book by A. Conan Doyle ... H

Poster for a book by Arthur Conan Doyle shows a soldier riding a horse. Title from item. Copyright 1896 by D. Appleton & Co. Possibly by New York artist, L. Fred Hurd. Date of publication supplied by Library st... more

Honoring Émile Zola (1840–1902), French Novelist

Honoring Émile Zola (1840–1902), French Novelist

Alexandre-Louis-Marie Charpentier (French, Paris 1856–1909 Neuilly)

[Title page of "The Characters of Charles Dickens pourtrayed in a series of original water colour sketches by 'Kyd'"]

[Title page of "The Characters of Charles Dickens pourtrayed in a seri...

Illus. in: The Characters of Charles Dickens pourtrayed in a series of original water colour sketches by "Kyd".

Lady Conan Doyle

Lady Conan Doyle

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Dr. A. Conan Doyle in his tent at Bloemfontein, South Africa

Dr. A. Conan Doyle in his tent at Bloemfontein, South Africa

Stereograph of celebrated writer, Dr. Arthur Conan Doyle, working at a desk in a tent at Langman Hospital, South Africa, where he served as a medic for serveral months during the Boer War, 1900. D14517 U.S. Cop... more

Conan Doyle

Conan Doyle

Photograph shows Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and children. Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information... more

Sir A. Conan Doyle and family

Sir A. Conan Doyle and family

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Dr. Conan Doyle

Dr. Conan Doyle

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Sir A. Conan Doyle

Sir A. Conan Doyle

Photograph shows writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about... more

Sir A. Conan Doyle

Sir A. Conan Doyle

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Conan Doyle

Conan Doyle

Photograph shows Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the Ge... more

Sir A. Conan Doyle and family

Sir A. Conan Doyle and family

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

The London of Charles Dickens

The London of Charles Dickens

Children gathered on sidewalk in front of buildings. 3184 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 7512. Copyright by C.H. Graves. On mount: Universal Photo Art Co.

Rodney Stone by A. Conan Doyle

Rodney Stone by A. Conan Doyle

Photo shows a team of horses pulling a coach. Author of the exploits of Brigadier Gerard, Round the red lamp.... Title from item. Date of publication supplied by Library staff. Forms part of the Artist poster ... more