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The Birth fygures

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

Haklvytvs posthumus, or, Pvrchas his Pilgrimes : contayning a history of the world, in sea voyages, & lande-trauells /

The true maner [sic] of the execution of Thomas Earle of Strafford, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, upon Towerhill, the 12th of May 1641 / W.H.

[Alchemist and assistant in laboratory, with surrounding border of birds, flowers, and insects]

[Cellular structure of cork plant and cells of a honeycomb, with cork plant branch below]

[Microscopic view of blue fly and fly wing at right]

[Plant tissue, drawn from microscope view, including, at lower right, an oleander leaf]

[Microscope studies of structure of different types of seeds: tulip, stramonium, anagallis, coded arsmart, and azarum]

A Garden bean in one lobe of wch. the seminal root is layed bare, the radical cut transversly, [and] a piece of ye true skin

Axiomata sive leges motus

Animalium tabula generalis

New river water

Oh--You shall see, vat you shall see

Lycopersicon, apples of love

General view of Covent Garden looking north, circa 1720, from an engraving by Sutton Nicholls

[Three trees undergoing plant physiology experiments, including demonstration that suction of roots can overcome the force of gravity] / S.G.

London &c. actually surveyed,

English credulity, or the invisible ghost

A New humorous song, on the Cherokee chiefs Inscribed to the ladies of Great Britain : To the tune of, Caesar and Pompey were both of the horned / / by H. Howard.

In the year 1766 the settlers upon the New Hampshire Grants on the west side of the Green Mountains, appointed Samuel Robinson, Esq. of Bennington their agent to state to the King and Council of Great Britain the illegal and unjust proceedings o

[Title page of The dreadful visitation in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague]

Sketch for the statue ordered to be erected to the memory of the late Wm. Beckford Esqr. by the Court of Common Council

Ecce homo / B-b-y.

To the King's most excellent majesty, this view of the royal dock yard at Deptford [...] / painted by R. Paton, the figures by J. Mortimer ; engraved by W. Woollett.

[Title page of Experiments upon vegetables]

The encampment in Hyde Park MDCCLXXX / P. Sandby fecit.

The encampment in St. James's Park MDCCLXXX

The encampment in the museum garden MDCCLXXX / N' P. Sandby f.

This ticket will admit one person into the [...] on the day of Mr. Lunardi's ascension, price three shillings

The English balloon and appendages in which Mr. Lunardi ascended into the atmosphere from the artillery ground, Sepr. 15, 1784

All on fire, or the doctors disappointed, a view taken in Lord Foleys Garden, Sep. 29, 1784

--Cater ... an amateur of music well known at the Queen's Arms concert in Newgate Street / J.N. 1784 ; etched by J. Nixon.

Architectural drawing of a church ("St. Stephen's Walbrook"), London, England. Floor plan

Hampton-Court, Herefordshire / Engraved by J. Walker from an original drawing by W. Turner.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit.

The friend of humanity and the knife-grinder,-scene. The borough, in imitation of Mr. Southey's sapphics,-Vide. Anti-Jacobin, p. 15

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et sculp.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit.

The London docks

Hunterian Museum. Royal College of Surgeons / T.H. Shepherd ; E. Radclyffe.

The matrons in hanging-sleeves: or, The enquirer into nature - a satyr

[Portrait of Joseph Pitton de Tournefort, M.D. above scroll of his classes of plants] / Hopwood, sculpt.

Bambridge on trial for murder by a committee of the House of Commons / engraved by T. Cook from an original painting by Wm. Hogarth in the possession of Mr. Ray.

L'assemblée nationale: - or - grand co-operation meeting at St. Ann's Hill. Respectfully dedicated to the admirers of "A Broad-Bottom'd Administration" / Js. Gillray, invt. & fect.

Mammalia, order 1, primates ...

Very slippy-weather / etch'd by Js. Gillray.

Is this a rattle which I see before me / Cruikshank.

The post office / Pugin & Rowlandson, delt. et sculpt.

The centaur-ian manager / the caricaturist general fecit.

The Sexual system as represented by modern authors / Edwards, del.; Mazel, sculp.

Pidgeon hole. A Convent [sic] Garden contrivance to coop up the gods / Rowlandson, del.

Interior of the antient chapel of St. Mary magdalen, Guildhall; / G. Jones del. ; M. Springsguth sculp.

Whitingtons [i.e. Whittington] College, Highgate

A sketch of the interior view of the House of Lords, representing the trial of her majesty Queen Caroline / drawn by Cruikshanks ; etched by Roberts.

Covent Garden Theatre, London, circa 1821

A royal brewery, or how to cook a wife

Panorama of the times

Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the Royal Coburg Theatre

[John Rodgers, the first Protestant martyr of Queen Mary's reign, being burnt at the stake in Smithfield Market, London, Feb. 14, 1554]

Monday after the "Great St. Leger." or Heroes of the turf paying & recieving [sic] at Tattersalls / drawn & engraved by R. Cruikshank.

The Lioness and her cubs

The Thames Tunnel

Bird's-eye view of Fowler's market from the south-east

The new London bridge, as it appeared on Monday, August 1st, 1831, at the ceremony of opening by their Majesties

North east view of Westminster Abbey

Surry [sic] Zoological Gardens

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Next Tuesday, 24th July, grand day and evening fete, will be given in honor of the foreign ambassadors ...

Trip to Epsom

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Grand day and evening fete, next Tuesday, August 7, 1838. Ascent of the Nassau Balloon, combined with the evening entertainments

North-country mails at the Peacock, Islington / painted by James Pollard ; engraved by T. Sutherland.

[Apparatus used to convert electrical energy into mechanical rotation, the basis of dynamos, using bar magnet, beaker of mercury, and current carrying wire] / A.A., del. ; J.B. Taylor, sc.

Banque, Bourse et palais du Lord Maire, Londres The bank, the exchange, Mansion House, London / / Tuonra [Arnout spelled backwards] ; dessiné et lith. par Jules Arnout ; imp. par Lemercier à Paris.

Exeter Hall, the great anti-slavery meeting, 1841 / T.H. Shepherd [delineator] ; H. Melville [printmaker].

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Juvenile fete, next Wednesday, 21st ...

Entry to the Strand from Charing Cross / T.S. Boys, del. et lith.

Guildhall / T.S. Boys, del. et lithog.

Piccadilly, looking towards the city / T.S. Boys, del. et lith.

Mansion House, Cheapside &c. / T. Shotter Boys, del. et lith.

Christmas tree at Windsor Castle / drawn by J.L. Williams.

Houses of Parliament / Pearson sc.

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

Cotton machinery

Model house for families

[Interior view of the Crystal Palace during the Great Industrial Exhibition of 1851 showing statues on the sides, fountain at center with a large tree in the background, and crowds of spectators]

Cremorne Gardens ... Grand Victoria fete in honour of the Inauguration of the Exhibition of All Nations, by Her Majesty, on Thursday, May 1st, 1851 ...

View of west end of building

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Lathe for railway wheels

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall ... this day, Monday, May 5th, a balloon ascent will positively take place by the veteran Green, in the Royal Nassau balloon ...

View of transept, looking south

Steam hammer

Locomotive engine

Agricultural implements

General view from transept, looking west