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[Beauty holding a book]

[Beauty holding a book]

Print shows a woman, full-length, standing in front of an illustrated screen, holding a book.

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Cartoon showing Charles James Fox standing on a roulette wheel perched atop a globe showing England and continental Europe, the implication is that his penniless state, indicated by turned-out pockets, is due t... more

The spirit of the book - or anticipation of the year 1813

The spirit of the book - or anticipation of the year 1813

A satire on the pending publication of "The Book" part of a campaign to attack the Regent through his wife, showing a figure, draped in white, supporting on outstretched arms the open pages of a huge book. He s... more

Incipit liber primus Theophili monachi, de diversis artibus The beginning of the first book of Theophilus the monk, upon various arts.

Incipit liber primus Theophili monachi, de diversis artibus The beginn...

Text, in Latin and English, on the mixing of pigments to produce certain colors in oil paint.

The book for the traveler! Illustrated guide over the Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore railroad

The book for the traveler! Illustrated guide over the Philadelphia, Wi...

Print shows the Southern and Western Railroad Station, at Broad and Prime Streets, Phila.

Sweet home
The contractors book of working drawings of tools and machines used in constructing canals, rail roads and other works ... Compiled by George Cole, civil engineer, 1855 / J.S. Vernam, mechanical engineer & draughtsman ; Compton, Gibson & Co. lithographers, Buffalo, N.Y.

The contractors book of working drawings of tools and machines used in...

Print shows a landscape with a canal and, at center, railroad construction, extending railroad tracks on levee above a river.

The contractors book of working drawings of tools and machines used in constructing canals, rail roads and other works ... Compiled by George Cole, civil engineer, 1855 / J.S. Vernam, mechanical engineer & draughtsman ; Compton, Gibson & Co. lithographers, Buffalo, N.Y.

The contractors book of working drawings of tools and machines used in...

Print shows a landscape with a canal and, at center, railroad construction, extending railroad tracks on levee above a river.

Howe's complete ball-room hand book, containing upwards of three hundred dances, including all the latest and most fashionable dances ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation and every variety of the latest and most approved figures, and calls for the different changes, and rules on deportment and the toilet, and the etiquette of dancing.

Howe's complete ball-room hand book, containing upwards of three hundr...

To demonstrate the authority of this manual, the publisher claims the author to be American inventor, Elias Howe. Similar to many other dance manuals published throughout the nineteenth century, this book is a ... more

[Thomas Isaiah Booker in Confederate uniform with Colt navy revolver, book, tin drum canteen, and sign reading Jeff Davis and the South!]

[Thomas Isaiah Booker in Confederate uniform with Colt navy revolver, ...

Photo shows identified soldier from Louisiana from either Co. D, 8th Louisiana Cavalry Regiment; Co. B, 28th Louisiana Infantry Regiment, or Co. B, 29th Louisiana Infantry Regiment.

[Joshua Whitten of 45th North Carolina Infantry Regiment seated at a desk with his hand on a book]
[Captain John Wilson of Co. C, 8th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (Union), in uniform with sword; revolver and book rest on table]

[Captain John Wilson of Co. C, 8th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (Union),...

Photograph shows identified soldier who was known for being the first Union soldier to plant his regiment's battle flag on the summit of Lookout Mountain during the battle on November 24, 1863.

[Captain John Wilson of Co. C, 8th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (Union), in uniform with sword; revolver and book rest on table]

[Captain John Wilson of Co. C, 8th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (Union),...

Photograph shows identified soldier who was known for being the first Union soldier to plant his regiment's battle flag on the summit of Lookout Mountain during the battle on November 24, 1863.

Firmament

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