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The Drunken Man on a Chariot on his Way to Hell, from Hymmelwagen auff dem, wer wol lebt...

The Drunken Man on a Chariot on his Way to Hell, from Hymmelwagen auff...

Hans Schäufelein (German, Nuremberg ca. 1480–ca. 1540 Nördlingen)

The Virtuous Man on a Chariot on his Way to Heaven, from Hymmelwagen auff dem, wer wol lebt...

The Virtuous Man on a Chariot on his Way to Heaven, from Hymmelwagen a...

Hans Schäufelein (German, Nuremberg ca. 1480–ca. 1540 Nördlingen)

The Way to Emmaus

The Way to Emmaus

After Luca Cambiaso (Italian, Moneglia 1527–1585 Madrid)

Christ on the Way to Calvary

Christ on the Way to Calvary

After Hieronymus Bosch (Netherlandish, ’s Hertogenbosch ca. 1450–1516 ’s Hertogenbosch)

The Encounter on the Way to Emmaus

The Encounter on the Way to Emmaus

Painting attributed to Franz Fallenter (active 1612–16)

The Compleat Gardeners Practice, Directing the Exact Way of Gardening in three Parts.
The Korean Ambassador on His Way to the Capital

The Korean Ambassador on His Way to the Capital

Shigenaga (1697–1756) Edo period (1615–1868)

The Korean Ambassador on His Way to the Capital

The Korean Ambassador on His Way to the Capital

Shigenaga (1697–1756) Edo period (1615–1868)

A new deceptio visus, or a guinea for a shilling. Being a curious medley, by way of letter

A new deceptio visus, or a guinea for a shilling. Being a curious medl...

Composite of images and verses to form a greeting card, folded for mailing as advertisement for Bickham's engravings. Engraving by G. Bickham, W. Aikman, pinx. London. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Col... more

Decoration from "Three Epistles in the ethic way. From the French of M. de Voltaire - viz., I. Happiness, II. Freedom of Will. III. Envy"

Decoration from "Three Epistles in the ethic way. From the French of M...

This image has been taken from scan 000023 from "Three Epistles in the ethic way. From the French of M. de Voltaire - viz., I. Happiness, II. Freedom of Will. III. Envy". The title and subject terms of this ima... more

View of the Basilica of San Sebastiano fuori delle mura [St. Sebastian outside the Walls] on the Appian Way, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

View of the Basilica of San Sebastiano fuori delle mura [St. Sebastian...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

View of the Basilica of San Sebastiano fuori delle mura [St. Sebastian ouside the Walls] on the Appian Way, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

View of the Basilica of San Sebastiano fuori delle mura [St. Sebastian...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

A funeral elegy by way of dialogue; between death, soul, body and Jesus Christ. Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the meditation and

A funeral elegy by way of dialogue; between death, soul, body and Jesu...

Positive Photostat.; Ford 948.; Not in Evans.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfo... more

Handwriting from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hudibras, by way of supplement to the two editions published in 1744, and 1745 ... To which is prefixed, a dissertation upon burlesque poetry, by the late ... Montagu Bacon ... And an appendix added; in which is a translation of part of the first canto of the first book into Latin doggrel. MS. notes"

Handwriting from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hud...

This image has been taken from scan 000005 from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hudibras, by way of supplement to the two editions published in 1744, and 1745 ... To which is prefixed, a disse... more

Handwriting from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hudibras, by way of supplement to the two editions published in 1744, and 1745 ... To which is prefixed, a dissertation upon burlesque poetry, by the late ... Montagu Bacon ... And an appendix added; in which is a translation of part of the first canto of the first book into Latin doggrel. MS. notes"

Handwriting from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hud...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hudibras, by way of supplement to the two editions published in 1744, and 1745 ... To which is prefixed, a disse... more

Handwriting from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hudibras, by way of supplement to the two editions published in 1744, and 1745 ... To which is prefixed, a dissertation upon burlesque poetry, by the late ... Montagu Bacon ... And an appendix added; in which is a translation of part of the first canto of the first book into Latin doggrel. MS. notes"

Handwriting from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hud...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "Critical, Historical, and Explanatory Notes upon Hudibras, by way of supplement to the two editions published in 1744, and 1745 ... To which is prefixed, a disse... more

View of the stone pavement of the Appian Way (Veduta dell'antica Via Appia), from the series 'Le Antichità Romane'

View of the stone pavement of the Appian Way (Veduta dell'antica Via A...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Plan of a tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici (Pianta di un sepolcro sull'antica Via Appia nella Vigna Buonamici), from the series 'Le Antichità Romane'

Plan of a tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici (Pianta di un sepo...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

View of a large structure, remains of the Tomb of the Metelli on the Appian Way about five miles from Porta S. Sebastiano, in the village of S. Maria Nuova..., from Le Antichità Romane, tome 3, tavola 15

View of a large structure, remains of the Tomb of the Metelli on the A...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Proposals for re-printing by subscription, the venerable Mr. Stoddard, on the nature of conversion, and the way in which it is wrought. Also, four sermons by the same author ... Price about three shillings, well bound ... Subscriptions to be sen

Proposals for re-printing by subscription, the venerable Mr. Stoddard,...

Signatures of Nathan Williams and Eben. Kellogg at end.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera C... more

New-York. July 25, 1774. Extract of a letter from London, by way of Philadelphia, to a gentleman in this City. "the unhappy disputes which at present subsist between Great Britain and America, fill our minds with melancholy reflections, as the m

New-York. July 25, 1774. Extract of a letter from London, by way of Ph...

Evans 13493.; On verso: S; July 25, 1774. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 106, Folder 25b.

To the publick. New-York, October 5, 1774. By Mr. Rivere, who left Boston on Friday last, and arrived here last night, in his way to the General Congress, we have certain intelligence that the carpenters and masons who had inadvertently undertak

To the publick. New-York, October 5, 1774. By Mr. Rivere, who left Bos...

Evans 13674.; On verso: S; Oct 5, 1774; 00198.36C. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfoli... more

The Committee of both houses on the letter this morning received by this Court from His Excellency General Washington relative to supplying the army with fire-arms, beg leave to report by way of resolve: [That a committee be appointed to collect

The Committee of both houses on the letter this morning received by th...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 504. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

Which Way Shall I Turn Me? How Can I Decide?

Which Way Shall I Turn Me? How Can I Decide?

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

To the customers of Thomas's Massachusetts Spy. Kind patrons. The publisher of the Massachusetts Spy was early in life engaged, in the way of his profession, in the service of his country. Sixteen years have now elapsed ... Printing-Office, Worc

To the customers of Thomas's Massachusetts Spy. Kind patrons. The publ...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 43, Folder 1.

The way to keep him as perform'd at the Richmond Theatre &c. Act V

The way to keep him as perform'd at the Richmond Theatre &c. Act V

"Lovemore (Lord Derby) stands between Mrs. Lovemore (Mrs. Damer), who holds his right arm, and the Widow Belmour (the fat Mrs. Hobart)..." (Source: George) A scene from Act V of Murphy's play as performed at th... more

The way to keep him, or the female flagellants attacking the platonic hero at the Richmond Theatre / designed by Whim ; exectued by Satire.

The way to keep him, or the female flagellants attacking the platonic ...

Print shows a smiling man, "platonic love", on one knee as three women beat him with whips made of bulrushes(?); on the wall in the background are two portraits, "The Maid of Drury" and "The Maid of the Oaks." ... more

[Two recipes for haddock from the first American edition of Richard Briggs' The New Art of Cookery (1792). "To dress Haddock the Spanish Way," prepared with the "love apple" or tomato, and "To dress Haddock the Jews Way" prepared with "sweet oil", "onion" and "parsley"]

[Two recipes for haddock from the first American edition of Richard Br...

Illus. in: Richard Briggs, The New Art of Cookery, 1792. Reference copy may be in LOT 4394 D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Spain Hist.; Judaism; Cooking.

Caricature of Georges-Auguste Couthon (called Aristide, 1756-1794), President of the Convention in 1793, on the way to the guillotine on July 28, 1794 (10 Thermidor, An II)

Caricature of Georges-Auguste Couthon (called Aristide, 1756-1794), Pr...

baron Dominique Vivant Denon (French, Givry 1747–1825 Paris)

Papa reads this way

Papa reads this way

Girl lying on sofa and looking at newspaper. Photoprint copyrighted by W.N. Gatch. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Four figures showing methods of transporting barrels: a. & b. - by use of small boats; c. - in horse-drawn wagon; d. - rigged behind horses, in a way that it will roll]

[Four figures showing methods of transporting barrels: a. & b. - by us...

Engraving by W. Newman. Illus. in: Tatham, An historical and practical essay on the culture and commerce of tobacco. London : Printed for Vernor & Hood, 1800, opp. p. 55. Reference copy may be in LOT 10616. Thi... more

Knife with Ornamental Handle, from the Way to Chirurgerie
An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ever used in country dances, in a way so easy and familiar, that persons of the meanest capacity may in a short time acquire (without the aid of a master) a complete knowledge of that rational and polite amusement. To which are added, instructions for dancing some entire new reels; together with the rules, regulations, and complete etiquette of the ball room.

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ...

This is the first of several books published by Wilson on the subject of English country dancing. Performed as a series of figures by a column of men facing a column of women, the English country dance was one ... more

map from "A Narrative of a Voyage to Surinam; of a residence there during 1805, 1806 and 1807, and of the author's return to Europe by the way of North America"

map from "A Narrative of a Voyage to Surinam; of a residence there dur...

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from "A Narrative of a Voyage to Surinam; of a residence there during 1805, 1806 and 1807, and of the author's return to Europe by the way of North America". The title... more

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by Samuel Coon, one of the branch pilots of New-York on board the Young Pilot, by way of Sandy-Hook, on the 27th Sept. 1811, and purchased by John Scudder, proprietor of the Ame

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by...

2101 E 27.; 29 May 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $4.00.; On verso: 2101E27 29 My 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephem... more

Plate 70  from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'They do not know the way.' (No saben el camino.)

Plate 70 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'T...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

To the "Natchez Volunteer Rifle Corps." Attention! ... Our late brave and beloved Chief the immortal Jackson, it is understood, is approaching near our city on his way to Tennessee, and it is confidently believed, that the "Natchez, Volunteer Ri

To the "Natchez Volunteer Rifle Corps." Attention! ... Our late brave ...

Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 85, Folder 5.

Plate 1 from 'The Tauromaquia': The way in which the ancient Spaniards hunted bulls on horseback in the open country

Plate 1 from 'The Tauromaquia': The way in which the ancient Spaniards...

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 13 from the 'Disparates': A Way of Flying

Plate 13 from the 'Disparates': A Way of Flying

From the posthumous first edition published by the Academia de San Fernando in Madrid in 1864 under the title 'Los Proverbios'. Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Plate 2 of the 'Tauromaquia': Another way of hunting on foot

Plate 2 of the 'Tauromaquia': Another way of hunting on foot

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)