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S.T.W. Sanford & Sons

S.T.W. Sanford & Sons

Persistent URL: digital.lib.muohio.edu/u?/tradecards,3665 ( http://digital.lib.muohio.edu/u?/tradecards,3665 ) .. Subject (TGM): Patent medicines; Hearts; Lighthouses; Seas; Ships; Storms; Pharmacists;

Fish Plate

Fish Plate

This footed plate was made to serve succulent morsels of grilled seafood, like the fish, mollusks, and other marine creatures that are painted on its surface. Greece and Italy are peninsulas projecting into sea... more

Fish Plate

Fish Plate

This footed plate was made to serve succulent morsels of grilled seafood, like the fish that are painted on its surface. Greece and Italy are peninsulas projecting into seas brimming with marine life. A primary... more

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea ca. 1320-1350 : manuscript chart of the Mediterranean and Black seas on vellum].

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea ca. 1320-1350 : manuscript ch...

Anonymous nautical chart in portolan style probably drawn in Genoa. Covers Mediterranean Sea from the Balearic Islands to the Levantine coast; also covers western part of Black Sea. Oldest original cartographic... more

Creation of the seas from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 4v

Creation of the seas from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 4v

Miniature of the creation of the seas. Image taken from f. 4v of Bible historiale, the early version. Written in French.

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and connecting seas].

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and connecting seas].

Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines. Does not cover Black Sea. Title devised by cataloguer. Oriented with north to the right (indicated by fleurs-de-lys). Contains 11 compass roses in a c... more

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and Black Seas with the west coast of Spain and Portugal] /

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and Black Seas with the west coas...

Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines. Title devised by cataloguer. Fragmentary signature on upper right portion leading into neck reads "Io Placid...". Oriented with north to the right (in... more

Charles I Dominion of the Seas medal

Charles I Dominion of the Seas medal

Medalist: Nicholas Briot (French, 1579–1646, active England after 1633)

Mediterranean Sea divided into its Principall parts or seas.

Mediterranean Sea divided into its Principall parts or seas.

Based on La Mer Mediterraneʹe divisee enses Principales Parties, ou Mers by Nicolas Sanson. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

portrait from "Eloisa to Abelard ... The second edition. (Verses to the memory of an unfortunate lady.-Florelio, a pastoral lamenting the death of the Marquis of Blandford, by Mr. Fenton.-Upon the death of her husband [Thomas Rowe] a poem, by Mrs. E. Singer.-A Ballad [T'was when the seas were roaring,] by Mr. Gay.-Richy and Sandy, a Pastoral on the death of ... Addison by A. Ramsey.-An explanation of Richy and Sandy by Mr. Burchet [in verse]. To ... A. Ramsey, on his Richy and Sandy, [verses,] by Mr. Burchet"

portrait from "Eloisa to Abelard ... The second edition. (Verses to th...

This image has been taken from scan 000004 from "Eloisa to Abelard ... The second edition. (Verses to the memory of an unfortunate lady.-Florelio, a pastoral lamenting the death of the Marquis of Blandford, by ... more

Ewer
Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : laid down from the best observations and newest discoveries particularly those lately made in the south seas by Anson, Byron, Wallis, Bouganville, Cook, and other celebrated circumnavigators, illustrated with a variety of useful projections and representations of the heavenly bodies the most approved astronomical and geographical definitions tables, and problems with an easy and familiar explanation of the most curious and interesting phoenomena in the universal system.

Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : lai...

Shows various expedition routes. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and col. ill. Ancillary maps: Solar system -- Northern hemisphere -- Southern hemisphere -- Astronomical latitude and longitude analemma ... more

Salerno
Genoa ; Venice

Genoa ; Venice

Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the gilt fore-edges of each volume are fine detailed paintings. Volume II is divided into two parts: Genoa and Venice. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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This image has been taken from scan 000486 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

quadrant from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

quadrant from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states,...

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map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000438 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000638 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

planet from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

planet from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, a...

This image has been taken from scan 000045 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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This image has been taken from scan 000666 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000800 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000559 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000577 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000154 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000352 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000142 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000599 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

Turkey from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

Turkey from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, a...

This image has been taken from scan 000601 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000715 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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This image has been taken from scan 000020 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000393 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000282 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000652 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000630 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000831 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000532 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000265 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000776 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000810 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000106 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000473 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000762 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000803 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000288 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000789 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000035 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000784 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000701 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000355 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000450 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

diagram from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

diagram from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, ...

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map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000534 from volume 01 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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This image has been taken from scan 000011 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

This image has been taken from scan 000140 from volume 02 of "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomic... more

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and ...

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map from "Modern Geography, a description of the Empires, states, and colonies, with the oceans, seas and islands in all parts of the World ... The Astronomical Introduction by the Rev. S. Vince. With numerous maps"

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The pigs possessed - or - the Broadbottom'd litter running headlong into ye sea of perdition

The pigs possessed - or - the Broadbottom'd litter running headlong in...

George III, as a farmer in a smock, drives his pigs, now very plump, out of his farmyard and down a cliff into a turbulent sea. They have burst through a rotten paling; the foremost are struggling in huge waves... more

Several ships at sea

Several ships at sea

Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the gilt of the fore edge is a finely executed painting of several ships at sea. A charming fore edge painting in a fine old binding. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

[Seascape with ships]

[Seascape with ships]

Title from finding aid. Includes detailed notations about colors; also dated 15 July 1816. Unpublished finding aid, Drawings of Jamaica by William Berryman, available in LC Prints & Photographs Reading Room.

Frontispiece - Washington. Firm as the surge repelling rock

Frontispiece - Washington. Firm as the surge repelling rock

Print shows a large rock labeled "Washington" with trees growing on top, standing firm while battered by huge storm tossed waves; may be intended to represent former President George Washington metaphorically a... more

Seascape, showing fishermen beaching a boat

Seascape, showing fishermen beaching a boat

Information from accompanying cards: Under the gilt is a fore-edge painting of a seascape, showing fishermen beaching a boat. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Carrick Castle

Carrick Castle

Information from accompanying cards: With fore-edge painting of Carrick Castle. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Puffinus gravis from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

Puffinus gravis from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West...

This image has been taken from scan 000179 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

fauna from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

fauna from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage t...

This image has been taken from scan 000136 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

hunters from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

hunters from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage...

This image has been taken from scan 000107 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

Vulpes lagopus from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

Vulpes lagopus from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West ...

This image has been taken from scan 000133 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

fauna from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

fauna from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage t...

This image has been taken from scan 000189 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

map from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

map from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to ...

This image has been taken from scan 000200 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

map from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

map from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

fauna from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817"

fauna from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage t...

This image has been taken from scan 000182 from "Greenland, the adjacent seas, and the North-West Passage to the Pacific Ocean, illustrated in a voyage to Davis's Strait, during the summer of 1817". The title a... more

Surf on a rocky coast

Surf on a rocky coast

Information from accompanying cards: With a painting concealed under the gilt of the fore-edge, depicting surf on a rocky coast. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Island of Burra, Orkney

Island of Burra, Orkney

Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the gilt of the fore-edge is a painting of the Island of Burra, Orkney, the birthplace of Mary Brunton. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Kanagawa oki nami ura

Kanagawa oki nami ura

Print shows a huge wave bearing down on boats with a view of Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the se... more

Ship sailing along a rocky coast

Ship sailing along a rocky coast

Information from accompanying cards: With an interesting and appropriate fore-edge painting of a ship sailing along a rocky coast, intended, no doubt, to represent one of Captain Cook’s vessels off the coast of... more

Sunshū sattatōge

Sunshū sattatōge

Print shows waves crashing on rocks at the base of a cliff on the coast, with ships in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.... more

Kanagawa

Kanagawa

Print shows travelers walking up steep street with shops and inns on the left offering view of the ocean where ships are anchored or under sail.

Driven on a shoal G.R. Bonfield

Driven on a shoal G.R. Bonfield

Drawing shows the port side of a ship, possibly run aground on a shoal, buffetted by waves during a storm. Title from item. Signed in pencil on lower right. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Driven on a shoal, G.R.... more