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All day long are we counted as sheep for the slaughter, Psal. 44 - how long Lord, holy and true? Apocal. Cap. 6, verse 10

All day long are we counted as sheep for the slaughter, Psal. 44 - how...

Print shows the Pope seated on throne slaying sheep being held by a monk, dead sheep at his feet, while two men burn at the stake in the background; with biblical verse above and below image. Title from item. I... More

Cupid delivering a letter [to seated woman; above page of poetry in Dutch]

Cupid delivering a letter [to seated woman; above page of poetry in Du...

Batchelder Collection. No ref. copy. Illus. in: Pampiere wereld, ofte, Wereldsche oeffeninge. Tot Amsteldam, 1644, p. 316. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cupid.

Nun will ich valedieren nun so will ich. [12 stanzas of verse] [New York? 17- ?].

Nun will ich valedieren nun so will ich. [12 stanzas of verse] [New Yo...

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; Portfolio 112, Folder 25.

Some funeral verses occasioned by the death of the pious and much lamented Mr. Jonathan French of  Wollentown, in Connecticut-Colony; who departed this life February the 17th, 1720, 21 in the thirty-second year of his age. [s. l.]

Some funeral verses occasioned by the death of the pious and much lame...

Verse.; 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 Collection; Portfolio 3, Folder 4.

Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak. [36 lines of verse] s.s. January 15, 1719, 20. [And] Connecticut's Flood, on Merrymak's Ebb. [38 lines of verse] Anthrops, Extempore, March 10, 1720, 21. [n.p. 1721].

Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak. [36 lines o...

Facsim.; [Positive Photostat].; Both poems printed on the one sheet.; Not on Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Print... More

"Jonathan Odell". Verse about Benjamin Franklin. "Inscription on a curious chamber stove..."

"Jonathan Odell". Verse about Benjamin Franklin. "Inscription on a cur...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[Hanging poems on a cherry tree]

[Hanging poems on a cherry tree]

Print shows a woman, full-length, standing, hanging poems in a blossoming cherry tree.

Momiji mi sanpukutsui

Momiji mi sanpukutsui

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: horizontal Oban Benizuri-e. Three Hosoban images on a single sheet. Forms part of: Japanese pr... More

Jakuren Hōshi

Jakuren Hōshi

Print shows two figures, possibly the two lovers from the poem "Loving two people equally" based on the legend of Unai Otome; one lying on the floor reading (poetry?) is wearing a kimono with oragami cranes dep... More

Fūryū yastushi hagoromo

Fūryū yastushi hagoromo

Print shows a woman (possibly the Tennin, an aerial spirit or celestial dancer) standing on a man in order to remove her feather-mantle (hagoromo or heavenly kimono) which is hanging on the branches of a tree; ... More

Chōsui

Chōsui

Print shows two women struggling over a poem or letter scroll. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Fūryū goshikizumi : Mo... More

Ōeyama monogatari

Ōeyama monogatari

Print shows at the top, two warriors setting out in pursuit of a young woman whom they catch up to at the bottom of the print. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print... More

Kannazuki

Kannazuki

Print shows a man sitting on a veranda, reading, an incense urn next to him, and a woman standing at a door looking over his shoulder. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored E... More

The female patriot, No. 1. Addressed to the tea-drinking ladies of New York [41 lines of verse] [New York, Ma6 30, 1770].

The female patriot, No. 1. Addressed to the tea-drinking ladies of New...

Positive Photostat.; 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; Portfolio 104, Folder 7.

[The Verse Beginning with "Wa"]

[The Verse Beginning with "Wa"]

Print shows a woman standing before a man sitting on the floor. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Fūryū ise monogatar... More

Hope: a rhapsody. Mourn, Yankey, mourn, the dreaded loss deplore [42 lines of verse] [New York July 26, 1774].

Hope: a rhapsody. Mourn, Yankey, mourn, the dreaded loss deplore [42 l...

Evans 13337.; On verso: S. 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 25c.

A dose for the tories [10 stanzas of verse] [blank] Ireland Printed: America R.-printed in the year MDCCLXXV.

A dose for the tories [10 stanzas of verse] [blank] Ireland Printed: A...

Positive Photostat.; 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; Portfolio 108, Folder 42.

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

Kayoi komachi

Kayoi komachi

Print shows a man, possibly Fukakusa no Shosho, sleeping while leaning on the shaft of a horse-drawn wagon as Kayoi Komachi peers from behind a curtain on the wagon, which bears the traditional floral design as... More

On the dark day, May 19th, 1780. [Two columns of verse].

On the dark day, May 19th, 1780. [Two columns of verse].

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; Portfolio 211, Folder 4.

Hagi

Hagi

Print shows three women in garden setting. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Shūkuawase shiki no hana : Flowers of th... More

Yatsushi kokei sanshō

Yatsushi kokei sanshō

Print shows a priest addressing a nobleman and a lady in waiting on a roadway, next to a tree, with the sun setting in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored E... More

[Portraits engr. by William Blake and J. Chapman].

[Portraits engr. by William Blake and J. Chapman].

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1839 Plate 1 (Edmund Pitts, Esq.) also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

[Four women composing poetry, possibly as a competition, next to a screen with painting of cranes]

[Four women composing poetry, possibly as a competition, next to a scr...

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Genji : The tale of Genji. Format: probably the left panel of a vertical Oban Nishiki... More

Henjō

Henjō

Print shows the poet Henjō with two other women reading poetry.

An ode, sung at the lecture of the Congregational Charitable Society, in Boston, on the 12th of February, 1795. by Mr. Rea. [4 verses] [Boston 1795].

An ode, sung at the lecture of the Congregational Charitable Society, ...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; 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 Collection; Portfolio 44, Folder 29.

Ode on the birthday of the President of the United States 1796 [Two columns of verse, with chorus] [Philadelphia, 1796].

Ode on the birthday of the President of the United States 1796 [Two co...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 30924.; 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; Portfolio 223, Folder 14.

Kengyū shokujo

Kengyū shokujo

Print shows a woman, Orihime, the weaver princess, standing next to a loom and a man, Kengyuu, the cow-herder, standing next to an ox, both on clouds separated by a gap, with the top of a building visible throu... More

Yanagi no kezuribana

Yanagi no kezuribana

Print shows the text of two poems. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Kokonotsugiri-ban Nishikie Surimono. Forms part of: Japanes... More

Hikitejaya mae  no yuki usagi

Hikitejaya mae no yuki usagi

Print shows a person walking to the left, mostly hidden by a snow-covered umbrella, a woman walking to the right, holding a tray with a snow sculpture of a bunny on it, and a woman sitting on a bench at a tea s... More

George Eliot

George Eliot

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Rajon, P.

Odoke sanjūroku kasen

Odoke sanjūroku kasen

Japanese prints shows eight scenes and text with various people and activities including Americans; ship; Japanese men tying a bundle, reading, fishing, and playing a game. Title from item. Mounted with no. 5a.... More

Poetry

Poetry

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bartolozzi, F.

American roast beef, a song, composed for the 4th March, 1801. [7 verses]. [Positive Photostat].

American roast beef, a song, composed for the 4th March, 1801. [7 vers...

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 1h.

Kasanui

Kasanui

Print shows a woman sitting with a man who is sewing an umbrella. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Shokunin sanjū roku... More

Hiiragi ni iwashi ni ume

Hiiragi ni iwashi ni ume

Print shows two fish and plums on holly branches. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Kokonotsugiri-ban Nishikie Surimono. Forms p... More

Photograph of a page from William Blake's Milton, undated

Photograph of a page from William Blake's Milton, undated

Transcribed from item: "Los and Enitharmon Regard With Horror the Flaming Orc. Blake's Milton. 1804." Item is from the Rosenwald Collection.

Yanagi ni shirasagi

Yanagi ni shirasagi

Print shows a white heron standing beneath a willow tree on the edge of a pond. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Kogata Nishiki... More

Verses on the arrival of the Rev. Philander Chase, in New Orleans. By Damon … New Orleans, Nov. 17, 1805.

Verses on the arrival of the Rev. Philander Chase, in New Orleans. By ...

Verses.; Chase. Philander.; Imprint 2. 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 24, Folder 7.

American Literature and Fine Arts, rewarding Patriotism and Virtue

American Literature and Fine Arts, rewarding Patriotism and Virtue

Allegorical scene of muses creating portraits and sculptured busts of George Washington and others. Illus. in: The Port folio Magazine. Philadelphia, 1810-1815. Reference copy may be in LOT 4710. This record co... More

Moronobu utsushi torioi zu

Moronobu utsushi torioi zu

Print shows two female street musicians wearing kimonos, geta, and large hats, and playing shamisens. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. ... More

Shi yanagi ni mayudama no hoshiizuru zu

Shi yanagi ni mayudama no hoshiizuru zu

Print shows a man and a woman standing next to a grave marker and a willow tree with rice cakes on the branches during the New Year celebration. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-s... More

MacDonough's victory; or, The heroes of Lake Champlain. Tune- "Sprig of Shelelagh." [5 stanzas of verse] [1814].

MacDonough's victory; or, The heroes of Lake Champlain. Tune- "Sprig o...

Imprint 1.; 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; Portfolio 228, Folder 27.

[Cuts] Battle of Plattsburg. "Tune ... Battle of the kegs. [Two columns of verse] [Boston] Printed by Nathaniel Coverly, Jun [1814].

[Cuts] Battle of Plattsburg. "Tune ... Battle of the kegs. [Two column...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; War of 1812 Ballads. 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 ... More

Brillant naval victory [Cuts] Com. M'Donough has captured the whole British fleet on Lake Champlain. [Two columns of verse] [Boston] Printed by N. Coverly, Jun. [1814].

Brillant naval victory [Cuts] Com. M'Donough has captured the whole Br...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; War of 1812- Ballads.; On verso: In Exchange. Mass Hist Soc. Jul 25 1916. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as ful... More

Lord Byron / Edwin, sc.

Lord Byron / Edwin, sc.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. Engraved for the Analectic magazine. Stauffer II, 723.

[Cuts] Peace! Peace! Peace between Great-Britain and the United States of America [Two columns of verse]  Boston Printed by Nathaniel Coverly, Jun. Milk-Street. [1815?]

[Cuts] Peace! Peace! Peace between Great-Britain and the United States...

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 Collection; Portfolio 50, Folder 25. Copy scanned: 1

Liberty and peace. A song [Cuts] [Two columns of verse] [1815].

Liberty and peace. A song [Cuts] [Two columns of verse] [1815].

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; War of 1812 ballad. 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 5... More

An elegy composed on the death of Elder Josiah Shepard, of Gilmanton--N. H. [3 columns of verse] Concord New-Hampshire Printed by Wm. Hoit, jun. one door north of Robert Harris' store [1815?].

An elegy composed on the death of Elder Josiah Shepard, of Gilmanton--...

Imprint 3.; 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; Portfolio 91, Folder 15.

Tanzaku o motsu yūjo

Tanzaku o motsu yūjo

Print shows a courtesan seated with her back against a writing desk, holding a slip of paper (tanzaku) with a poem written on it. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pr... More

Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë

Title from item. Reproduction of a painting by George Richards, 1850. Stamped on verso: Sewell Collection. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

The fall of man. [8 verses of poetry] Harrisburg, printed and sold by J. S. Wiestling, 1818.

The fall of man. [8 verses of poetry] Harrisburg, printed and sold by ...

Imprint 3.; 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; Portfolio 152, Folder 11.

[Title page of The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820, illustrated with man with bow and arrows, woman, with Liberty cap on pole, boy with sword, and sea serpent.]

[Title page of The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820, il...

/ E Tisdale, del.; W.H. Bassett fc. Engraving by W.H. Bassett after drawing by E. Tisdale. Illus. in: The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr) - PATRIOTISM 1820. This re... More

Heike monogatari to biwa to tsuitate

Heike monogatari to biwa to tsuitate

Print shows a lute, the Tale of Keike, an article of clothing, and a painted screen with natural scene of bushes and mountains. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo prin... More

Good Jackson Times. Farmers are doing well- of course every other man must do well. ... [Two columns of verse] [1825?].

Good Jackson Times. Farmers are doing well- of course every other man ...

Verse.; Political campaign.; Imprint 1. 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 53, Folder 29.

Tabakoire

Tabakoire

Print shows a tobacco pouch. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Kogata Nishikie Surimono. Attributed to: Issai. Forms part of: Ja... More

Oharame

Oharame

Print shows an oharame from Ohara carrying bundles of reeds on her head and leading an ox laden with bundles of reeds. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print special... More

Sir Walter Scott and his literary friends at Abbotsford / painted by Thos. Faed ; engd. by J. Sartain, Phila.

Sir Walter Scott and his literary friends at Abbotsford / painted by T...

Scott, Mackenzie, Wilson, Crabbe, Lockhart, Wordsworth, Jeffrey, Ferguson, Moore, Allen, Campbell, Wilkie, and Constable seated at table. Engraved for the Eclectic magazine.

New Year's address. [three columns of verse] Wilton, Jan 1st. 1830.

New Year's address. [three columns of verse] Wilton, Jan 1st. 1830.

Imprint 2.; 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; Portfolio 92, Folder 15.

Dainagon tsunenobu

Dainagon tsunenobu

Print shows two men carrying baskets suspended from a long shoulder pole approaching a building with an overflowing spring-fed fountain where two women have come to wash their containers, and further downstream... More

Lord Byron

Lord Byron

Artist: Eliphalet Brown, Jr. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4093

Yama-chichi kills man in sleep

Yama-chichi kills man in sleep

Ukiyo-e print illustration showing scene from traditional tale in which a Yeti-like creature inhales the life force from sleeping travelers; opposite page contains text; covers from other volumes also shown.

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. Price Blackwood

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. ...

Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Sixth edition. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac Mc... More

Teishinkō

Teishinkō

Print shows a woman carrying a child on her back; a portrait and a partially unrolled scroll, and a tablet with a poem on it are in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunke... More

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. Price Blackwood

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. ...

Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac McGaw, of New Yor... More

The illustrated book of Christian ballads

The illustrated book of Christian ballads

Print shows what appears to be a book cover for a possible second edition of the 1844 edition of "The Illustrated Book of Christian Ballads and Poems" edited by Rev. Rufus W. Griswold, published by Lindsay & Bl... More

The political and military reformer. Devoted to the support of truly Republican principles -- of a well disciplined militia -- of an American system of education, and of sound literature and science. [Prospectus] January 30, 1846. [s. l.]

The political and military reformer. Devoted to the support of truly R...

Prospectus. 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 8, Folder 15.

Dorfgeschichten

Dorfgeschichten

Illustration shows scenes from village tales.

Wild flowers by Gustine Courson Weaver (Mrs. Clifford Weaver) [12 lines of verse] [n. d.].

Wild flowers by Gustine Courson Weaver (Mrs. Clifford Weaver) [12 line...

Title.; 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; Portfolio 176, Folder 21a.

Dorfgeschichten

Dorfgeschichten

Illustration shows scenes from village tales. Illus. in: Münchener Bilderbogen Book 3. München : K. Braun & F. Schneider, [between 1850 and 1851], no. 61. Title from item.

Christliches alphabet. [20 stanzas of verse] [n. d.].

Christliches alphabet. [20 stanzas of verse] [n. d.].

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 163, Folder 9.

Scala coeli ... The child of affluence ... The little pilgrim. Printed and sold at W. & J. Gilman's bookstore, Essex-street, Newburyport. Also a large variety of school books, children's picture books, verses, &c. [n. d.].

Scala coeli ... The child of affluence ... The little pilgrim. Printed...

Verse.; Children's poetry. 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 81, Folder 7.

Old Dickinson printing office. No. 52 Washington St. Boston C. C. P. Moody proprietor. orders solicited and promptly answered. A new way to say an old thing. [32 lines of verse] [Boston. N. D.].

Old Dickinson printing office. No. 52 Washington St. Boston C. C. P. M...

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; Portfolio 81, Folder 17.

The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedicated to Miss Megee of Philadelphia by the author of Mary's beauty / / Queen ; C. Schuessele del. ; P.S. Duval & Co. steam lith. press.

The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedi...

Print showing title page illustration with girl looking sadly at "the grave of my mother." Title from item. Drawn on stone by James Queen.

Genji monogatari 54

Genji monogatari 54

Japanese print showing scene from Murasaki Shikibu's Tale of Genji with elaborately dressed woman and man separated by a screen. Title from item. Signature: Hiroshige ga. Hiroshige I was alive in 1852. It is le... More

Hana noen shanaō

Hana noen shanaō

Print shows a person, possibly the warrior Ushiwakamaru as a young man, climbing a tree and using a stick to taunt anthropomorphic creatures who are picking up sticks to defend themselves; an old man is asleep ... More

The charter of nations. This charter is found in the twelfth, thirteenth, and fourteenth verses of the twelfth chapter of Zechariah's prophecies ... [New York? c. 1856].

The charter of nations. This charter is found in the twelfth, thirteen...

On verso: Filed Sept 30, 1856. 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 122, Folder 10b.