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King Louis IX Carrying the Crown of Thorns

King Louis IX of France (r. 1226-70), later Saint Louis, undertook two crusades to the Holy Land. He acquired relics of Christ's passion from his cousin, the Latin emperor of Constantinople Baldwin II, most not... more

Two Seated Apostles from a Pentecost Scene

It is possible that the figure of the Virgin and the two seated apostles (the head of the figure behind is a medieval replacement) come from a panel representing the Pentecost. The figure of Saint Martin came f... more

Burning of Tours from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 37

Detail of a miniature of the burning of the church at Tours. Image taken from f. 37 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

map from "[Two successive Tours throughout Wales, with several of the adjacent English Counties, etc.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "[Two successive Tours throughout Wales, with several of the adjacent English Counties, etc.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from... more

Jean-Baptiste Coster from "Two Sketches of France, Belgium, and Spa, in two tours during the summers of 1771 and 1816; with a portrait of Napoleon's guide at Waterloo. By the author of Letters from Paris in 1802, 3 [i.e. Stephen Weston]"

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Two Sketches of France, Belgium, and Spa, in two tours during the summers of 1771 and 1816; with a portrait of Napoleon's guide at Waterloo. By the author of Let... more

Sketchbook with views of Tours, France and its environs

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

harbor from "A narrative of the Greek Mission; or Sixteen Years in Malta and Greece, including tours in the Peloponnesus, the Ægean, and the Ionian Isles; with Remarks on the religious opinions, social habits politics, language, ... and lazarettos of Malta and Greece"

This image has been taken from scan 000011 from "A narrative of the Greek Mission; or Sixteen Years in Malta and Greece, including tours in the Peloponnesus, the Ægean, and the Ionian Isles; with Remarks on the... more

map from "Guide to Cook's Excursions to Paris; and Directory of Excursions and Tours in Switzerland & Italy. Compiled by T. Cook, etc. [With a map.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "Guide to Cook's Excursions to Paris; and Directory of Excursions and Tours in Switzerland & Italy. Compiled by T. Cook, etc. [With a map.]". The title and subjec... more

map from "Guide to Cook's Excursions to Paris; and Directory of Excursions and Tours in Switzerland & Italy. Compiled by T. Cook, etc. [With a map.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "Guide to Cook's Excursions to Paris; and Directory of Excursions and Tours in Switzerland & Italy. Compiled by T. Cook, etc. [With a map.]". The title and subjec... more

Usine à gaz de Vaugirard, 3 octobre 1870. Depart remis. Calme plot. Entrevue avec M. Picard, il me charge de différentes recommendations importantes pour le gouvernement à Tours. Mr. dʹAlmeida--les pigeonnièrs, etc. - M. Labour / Albert Tissandier.

Drawing shows the balloon manufacturing facilities of Henri Lachambre in Vaugirard, a section of Paris, France. A balloon is being inflated with gas in preparation for a flight to Tours.

map from "Histoire de la ville de Tours"

This image has been taken from scan 000359 from "Histoire de la ville de Tours". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

[Tribute to French ballonist Henri Giffard in the form of a handwritten French text shaped as a balloon, inside a printed floral border] / C.T. ; Clarey & Gibert, Tours.

Tribute written by Mr. Wrabelly of Hungary, town of Pressbourg (Bratislava), on the occasion of seeing the giant Giffard balloon exhibited in the Tuileries gardens during his visit to the World Exposition held ... more

Hangman's House, Tours

James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)

map from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000181 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

Cathedral from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000103 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

firewood from "The Autobiography of an old Passport ... Driving Tours ... over the roads of Western Europe, before the time of railways ... Illustrated"

This image has been taken from scan 000146 from "The Autobiography of an old Passport ... Driving Tours ... over the roads of Western Europe, before the time of railways ... Illustrated". The title and subject ... more

bridge from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000085 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

Arran from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000055 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

Cathedral from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000025 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

Oban from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000113 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

National Gallery of Scotland from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000065 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

cover from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

map from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Caledonian Railway. Tours in Scotland. [With maps.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

Grugeau. Alfred, Alphonse. 26 ans, né à Tours (Indre & Loire). Cordonnier. Anarchiste. 9/3/94.

Born into a distinguished family of scientists and statisticians, Bertillon began his career as a clerk in the Identification Bureau of the Paris Prefecture of Police in 1879. Tasked with maintaining reliable p... more

Lincluden from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000035 from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's fl... more

fashion from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000086 from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's fl... more

Loch Ken from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000043 from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's fl... more

montage from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000071 from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's fl... more

cannon from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000041 from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's fl... more

railway from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000047 from "Tours in Galloway, etc. [Signed, W. M'C.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's fl... more