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[Portraits of Don Quixote de la Mancha and other main characters from the story] / M. Vander Gucht sculp.

[Portraits of Don Quixote de la Mancha and other main characters from ...

Reference copy in LOT 4442. Illus. in: The history of the most ingenious knight Don Quixote de la Mancha / London : R. Chiswell, 1700, frontispiece.

An essay for the further improvement of dancing; being a collection of figure dances, of several numbers, compos'd by the most eminent masters; describ'd in characters after the newest manner of Monsieur Feuillet.

An essay for the further improvement of dancing; being a collection of...

This is a collection of dances with music in Feuillet notation by numerous eighteenth-century dancing masters including Thomas Caverley, Anthony l'Abbee, Louis-Guillaume Pecour, and Josiah Priest. Designed for ... more

Characters & caricaturas / W. Hogarth fecit.

Characters & caricaturas / W. Hogarth fecit.

Print shows numerous faces drawn by English painter and cartoonist William Hogarth to illustrate what he considered the difference between "characters" (faces drawn from nature) and "caricaturas" (faces with ex... more

Jonathan's Coffee House or An analysis of change alley with a group of characters from the Life- - -Inscrib'd to Jacob Henriques / H. O. Neal, delin. et fecit.

Jonathan's Coffee House or An analysis of change alley with a group of...

"An engraving by the hand which produced "Dr. Squintum's Exaltation", No. 4005, showing the interior of "Jonathan's Coffee House", Change Alley, Cornhill, London, a place frequented by dealers in stocks, public... more

A vaudevil, sung by the characters at the conclusion of a new farce called the Boston blockade. [Five eight line verse] [Boston: Printed by John House, 1776].

A vaudevil, sung by the characters at the conclusion of a new farce ca...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Boston Blockade. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collect... more

Modern characters from Shakespeare. Macbeth

Modern characters from Shakespeare. Macbeth

Man on stage, playing Macbeth, full-length, standing, facing left, holding dagger. No. 1. Forms part of : British Cartoon prints Collection (Library of Congress).

To the voters of Maryland. On Monday next, you are to elect six representatives in Congress; but your choice is limitted [limited] to the characters mentioned in the two tickets proposed by the late meeting at Annapolis, and by Baltimore-Town ..

To the voters of Maryland. On Monday next, you are to elect six repres...

Campaign.; 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 28, Folder 29.

Circular. Sir. A number of your fellow-citizens, electors from different towns of the County of Ulster, have met this day for the purpose of nominating proper characters to fill the important offices of governor and lieutenant governor of this s

Circular. Sir. A number of your fellow-citizens, electors from differe...

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 112, Folder 14c.

[Kyōgen play with three characters, one wearing a large hat and a disk over his nose]

[Kyōgen play with three characters, one wearing a large hat and a disk...

Title devised by Library staff. Signature or inscription in upper right corner. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prin... more

[Kyōgen play with two characters]

[Kyōgen play with two characters]

Drawing shows an actor on the left with short sword and holding a fan, on the right is an actor wearing a hat and standing on a bundle with his arms spread, as though about to fly. Title devised by Library staf... more

[Kyōgen play with three characters, two with swords, the third lying down or feigning sleep]

[Kyōgen play with three characters, two with swords, the third lying d...

Title devised by Library staff. Signature or inscription in upper right corner. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prin... more

[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portraying a woman; there is a fish with carving knife on tray in the background]

[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portray...

Drawing shows an actor on the left, wearing a hat, approaching three actors, one also wearing a hat, sitting on the right.

To the electors of Ontario County. Fellow-citizens. Again an election is approaching and again you are assailed with hand-bills from certain characters of the town of Canadaiqua some of whom have been in the annual habit of presuming to dictate

To the electors of Ontario County. Fellow-citizens. Again an election ...

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 113, Folder 2b.

The prologue and characters of Chaucer's pilgrims,Canterium tale. Selections

The prologue and characters of Chaucer's pilgrims,Canterium tale. Sele...

"The original reading is copied from the edition of Thomas Speight, printed anno 1687; and the translation from Mr. Ogle's edition, 1741." Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1824 Keynes, G.L.... more

Characters in the new piece now poforming [sic] at the Theatre Royal Cotten Garden 1820

Characters in the new piece now poforming [sic] at the Theatre Royal C...

Print shows 16 vignettes regarding the collection of evidence, the infamous "green bags" documenting the affair between Caroline and Bartolomeo Bergami, for the attempt by George IV to divorce his wife. Title f... more

A dialogue between two well known characters

A dialogue between two well known characters

Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1837, by H.R. Robinson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States of the Southern District of New York. Printed & published by H.R. Robins... more

[Sketch showing a street scene in front of a tea house, with a barber at right, two pigs asleep in the street, and men entering the tea house on the left; includes Chinese language characters on sign advertising teas]

[Sketch showing a street scene in front of a tea house, with a barber ...

Title devised by Library staff. Dated 1850 and signed (illegible) in lower left corner. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 241. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin showing Simon Legree and some of the other central characters]

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle To...

Purchase; Warren Ewens; 1993; (DLC-PP/1993:162). Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan ... more

[Wumen (Meridian) gate at the imperial palace compound in Beijing, China, where executions of corrupt officials took place; includes Chinese language characters in right margin]

[Wumen (Meridian) gate at the imperial palace compound in Beijing, Chi...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 157. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

[Hall of Supreme Harmony - main hall in the Forbidden City, Beijing, China, where the emperor met his ministers each morning; includes inscription in Chinese language characters in right margin]

[Hall of Supreme Harmony - main hall in the Forbidden City, Beijing, C...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 24.

[Elderly Chinese man, possibly a scholar, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front, holding pipe in right hand; includes Chinese language characters on back]

[Elderly Chinese man, possibly a scholar, three-quarter length portrai...

Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp in upper left corner: Bristol [Crown] Paper. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 148. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

[Gate of heavenly peace, Peking; includes Chinese language characters on right margin]

[Gate of heavenly peace, Peking; includes Chinese language characters ...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 20.

[Bird's-eye view of the residential compound of a nobleman in Beijing; includes Chinese language characters identifying features of the residence]

[Bird's-eye view of the residential compound of a nobleman in Beijing;...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 151. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

Sketches of characters on the roadside

Sketches of characters on the roadside

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.212) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Costumes and characters, etc. Greek monks / American Colony, Jerusalem.

Costumes and characters, etc. Greek monks / American Colony, Jerusalem...

Photo may show Greek priests. (Source: researcher T. Bolen, 2009 and similar Matson negative: LC-M32-572)

[Title page of "The Characters of Charles Dickens pourtrayed in a series of original water colour sketches by 'Kyd'"]

[Title page of "The Characters of Charles Dickens pourtrayed in a seri...

Illus. in: The Characters of Charles Dickens pourtrayed in a series of original water colour sketches by "Kyd".

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