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[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

[Reading a love letter]

Haha to ko

Jakuren Hōshi

Hon yomu musume tachi

Kannazuki

Girl reading a letter dessiné par J.B. Huet peintre du Roi par son très humble et très obéissant serviteur Demarteau

Le petit déjeuner

Fumiyomu onna

Kobikichō arayashiki koiseya ochie

Yogoto ni au koi

Shinozuka uraemon no (miyako za) kōjō zu

[Eight men around table, drinking and smoking; one is reading]

Matsubaya uchi yoyotose yoyoginu

Hanafuji eijo

Tales of wonder! / Js. Gillray, inv. & ft.

Shichidanme

Ishiyakushi

Kyōka hachi taika sono ni

Kyōka hachi taika

Nihonzutsumi no rakugan tamaya uchi Tamagushi

Geb[h]ō no atamazori

The politician. Dr. Benj. Franklin / painted by S. Elmer A. ; engraved by T. Ryder.

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. B bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

[A woman seated, facing front, reading a scroll spread out in front of her]

Yushima shōkintei

Als nun Eulenspiegel mit dem Rector und etlichen Magistris kam, legte er seinem Schüler ein Buch vor

Ein Neues Trauer-lied ...

[Two women standing over seated reading woman]

Fumi yomu musume

Sunday morning ; Log cabin / / Lith. & published by Britton & Rey, San Francisco, Cal.

Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys /

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the town of Reading. Greeting. You are hereby required, in the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, tl notify and warn the legal voters ... to meet at the Bethesda Vestry ... On M

[The slipper]

Dog law. An act concerning dogs. Approved April 6th, 1859 ... The constables and police officers of Reading, are hereby required to destroy all dogs not licensed and collared according to the provisions of the above act ... Reading, April 25th,

[Three children]

[Reading by lamplight]

[Reading by lamplight]

Sheriff's sale of real estate ... Seized and taken into execution, and to be sold by J. D. Bitting, Sheriff. Sheriff's office, Reading. Nov. 10, 1860.

[Figure wrapped in blanket sitting on a barrel and reading]

Dog license [Blank form] 186-.

Sheriff's sales of real estate ... Seized and taken into execution and to be sold by J.D. Bitting, Sheriff. Sheriff's Office, Reading, December 22, 1860.

[Officer reading a letter]

Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

Christmas stories

Sergeant Frederick Woehler, Company A, 32nd Regiment Indiana Volunteers

The Book-worm painted by C. Spitzweg ; lith. by Thielley

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constables of the town of Reading, Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the town of Reading, quali

Exempts! Dr. Cutter, of Woburn, will be at Lyceum Hall, Reading, on Tuesday, the 11th instant, from 8 1-2 A. M. till 12 o'clock, M., to examine all who claim exemption from military duty! on account of physical disability ... Selectmen of Readin

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading quali

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading.- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading, Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warm the inhabitants in the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading.- Greeting.- In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants ... qualified to vote ...

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

[Black man reading newspaper by candlelight]

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting.- In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting:- In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qu

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading, ..... Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading

Gratitude! The citizens of Reading are hereby invited to meet in Lyceum Hall, on Tuesday evening, the 12th inst. at 7 o'clock, for the purpose of making arrangements to dedicate the monument to deceased soldiers ... Selectmen of Reading. Reading

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and photographed by A. Berger, 285 Fulton Street, Brooklyn.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Chtenie psalmov

Notice. For the information of those who paid money for recruiting purposes, the subscribers hereby give notice that the treasurer has not been able to hire money at a fair rate for the purpose of refunding the money to them ... Selectmen of Rea

Zaravshanskii okrug. Vyslushivanie urokov

By-law. The following by-law adopted by the inhabitants of the town of Reading, April 12, 1864 ... is hereby published ... Voted: That no cattle or other animals, shall be pastured either with or without a keeper, upon any of the public streets

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Chtenie piatiknizhiia

Notice. The subscriber have been informed that certain persons who frequent the cemetery, are in the habit of taking the flowers from the lots where they have been placed by the friends of the deceased ... We therefore hereby give notice that we

Obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Chtenie Korana (Khotli [sic] Kuran)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading quali

Zaravshanskii okrug. Pervye uroki

Soldiers' monument. The returned soldiers are invited to meet at the ante-room, Lyceum Hall, Monday evening, the 25th inst., at seven o'clock, to make the necessary arrangements to assist in dedicating the monument ... Reading, Sept. 23, 1865.

Notice to tax payers ... Reading, May 1, 1865.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading, Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

A letter from home - on the Allenkaket River, Alaska

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you hare hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading qualified to vote in e

For sale. The premises formerly owned and occupied by Mr. Seth Sweetser, consisting of a small house and about one-quarter of an acre of land ... For terms apply to the Selectmen of Reading ... Reading, June 20, 1867.

[Woman looking at book as another woman points to something in the book]

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachussetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading ...

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading ... to meet in Lyceum

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the town of Reading. Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading ... t

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

Town meeting. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading qualified to vote in el

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. "At the Superior Court, begun and holden at Lowell, within and for the County of Middlesex, on the second Monday of March, being the ninth day of said Month, Anno Domini, 1868." "The following By-Law

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading, greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading qualified to vote in e

The Fairy Story imp. New Eng. Lith. Co. Boston

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: Upon petition of William Parker and nine others legal voters in the Town of Reading, you are hereby required in the name of the Commonwea

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the town of Reading, qual

Views in vicinity of Reading. Reading Road around Flying Hill James Cremer's Stereoscopic Emporium, 18 South Eight St., Philad'a

Collector's office of Reading. To 187- Your tax for the year 187 amounting to $ and interest is now due ... James A. Bancroft. Collector of Reading.

Young America in the nursery

[Judge or minister holding a book]

Notice! Particular attention is called to the following statute of the General laws of Massachusetts: Chapter 1t1, Section 66 ... James Reid, Chairman of the selectmen. James A. Bancroft. Chairman of the road commissioners. Reading, December 24t

Mary Jane as a Sunday school scholar

Bringing home Christmas