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Calligraphic specimens from BL Royal 14 A XVI, f. 42

Calligraphic specimens from BL Royal 14 A XVI, f. 42

Detail of calligraphic specimens with decorated initial 'O' signed by Petruccio Ubaldini, dated 1550, and dedicated to Edward VI (in the fourth year of his reign). Image taken from f. 42 of Specimens of Calligr... More

Calligraphic specimens from BL Royal 14 A XVI, f. 42

Calligraphic specimens from BL Royal 14 A XVI, f. 42

Calligraphic specimens with decorated initial 'O' signed by Petruccio Ubaldini, dated 1550, and dedicated to Edward VI (in the fourth year of his reign). Image taken from f. 42 of Specimens of Calligraphy. Writ... More

Leaves from Liber chronicarum, with views of de Sarmatia regione Europe, Cracovia, Lubeca and Nissa

Leaves from Liber chronicarum, with views of de Sarmatia regione Europ...

Casmirus | Lubeca | Cracovia Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Leaves from Liber chronicarum, with views of de Sarmatia regione Europe, Cracovia, Lubeca and Nissa

Leaves from Liber chronicarum, with views of de Sarmatia regione Europ...

Casmirus | Lubeca | Cracovia Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Leaves from Liber chronicarum, with views of de Sarmatia regione Europe, Cracovia, Lubeca and Nissa

Leaves from Liber chronicarum, with views of de Sarmatia regione Europ...

Casmirus | Lubeca | Cracovia Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Europe
Les tables de geographie, reduites en un jeu de cartes

Les tables de geographie, reduites en un jeu de cartes

Sheet of 52 cartographic playing cards, with 13 each of 4 suits (hearts, diamonds, spades and clubs). Each suit is assigned to a continent or continents (hearts to Europe, diamonds to Asia, spades to Africa and... More

Chart of Milford Haven, Wales

Chart of Milford Haven, Wales

Lighthouse duty receipt printed with a nautical chart of Milford Haven. Duty paid to Trinity House on April 29, 1840 for the ship Diligence of Bristol, on its voyage to Boston, Massachusetts. Courtesy of Boston... More

Specimens in miniature of our artistic lithographic portraits

Specimens in miniature of our artistic lithographic portraits

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Armstrong & Co. Armstrong & Co. lithographers...Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass.

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[Wood hornbook] [realia]

[Wood hornbook] [realia]

Title supplied by cataloger. An eighteenth-century hornbook, possibly American, with alphabet in lower and uppercases, followed by vowels, ligatures, and the Lord's prayer. Paper text covered with translucent ... More

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[Ivory hornbook] [realia]

[Ivory hornbook] [realia]

Title from spine of case. An eighteenth-century English hornbook with the alphabet in upper (recto) and lowercases (verso) inscribed on ivory. Repairs made to broken handle. Housed in a lined case (16 x 11 cm.... More

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Rare specimens of comparative craniology: an old maid's skull phrenologised.

Rare specimens of comparative craniology: an old maid's skull phrenolo...

Hand-colored(?) etching by F.C. Hunt after drawing by E.F. Lambert. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

map from "The Pageant of the Company of Sheremen and Taylors, in Coventry, as performed by them on the festival of Corpus Christi; together with other pageants, exhibited on occasion of several royal visits to that city; and two specimens of ancient local poetry. [Edited by Thomas Sharp.]"

map from "The Pageant of the Company of Sheremen and Taylors, in Coven...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "The Pageant of the Company of Sheremen and Taylors, in Coventry, as performed by them on the festival of Corpus Christi; together with other pageants, exhibited ... More

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Centra...

This image has been taken from scan 000423 from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor ... More

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Centra...

This image has been taken from scan 000381 from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor ... More

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Centra...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor ... More

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Centra...

This image has been taken from scan 000388 from volume 02 of "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the... More

manuscript from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

manuscript from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and...

This image has been taken from scan 000160 from volume 02 of "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the... More

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

map from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Centra...

This image has been taken from scan 000170 from volume 02 of "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the... More

manuscript from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the late Doctor Oudney ... With an appendix ... by Major D. Denham ... and Captain H. Clapperton [including “Translations from the Arabic, of various letters and documents, brought from Bornou and Soudan by Major Denham and Captain Clapperton. By A. Salame,” “Botanical Appendix. By Robert Brown,” and “Letter to Major Denham, on the rock specimens brought from Africa. By Charles Konig”]. [With plates and maps.]]"

manuscript from "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and...

This image has been taken from scan 000159 from volume 02 of "[Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa, in the years 1822, 1823, and 1824, by Major Denham, Captain Clapperton and the... More

[Nihon-zu sara].

[Nihon-zu sara].

Made in Tempō period, 1830-1843. Shows most of Japan on a plate of Imari ware: Honshū, Shikoku, and Kyūshū. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ... More

The journey, or, cross roads to conqueror's castle : a new and interesting game

The journey, or, cross roads to conqueror's castle : a new and interes...

The game board is a map with roads, cross-roads and illustrations. Starting from the bottom of the board, players spin the disk and move their marker in the indicated direction and spaces. Player's lose or gain... More

fauna from "The African Glen, Colosseum, Regent's Park. A description of the views ... and ... panoramic painting ... together with an extensive collection of ... specimens of natural history ... Twelfth edition"

fauna from "The African Glen, Colosseum, Regent's Park. A description ...

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "The African Glen, Colosseum, Regent's Park. A description of the views ... and ... panoramic painting ... together with an extensive collection of ... specimens ... More

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