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Sublime and beautiful reflections on the French revolution, or the man in the moon at large

Sublime and beautiful reflections on the French revolution, or the man...

Print shows Edmund Burke sitting at a desk on a crescent moon, holding a quill pen, an open "pamphlet" and an inkwell are on the desk, broken chains hang from his wrists; a scene on the front of the desk, label... more

[Earth, the sun, and moon carried on dragon's back below title in decorative border]

[Earth, the sun, and moon carried on dragon's back below title in deco...

Title page in: Astronomicum caesareum / Petrus Apianus. [Ingolstadii, 1540] Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p.43.

[A volvelle showing the movement of the moon throughout the calendar year]

[A volvelle showing the movement of the moon throughout the calendar y...

Illus. in: 1st ed. of Regiomontanus' Calendarium, Nuremburg, 1474. See: QJ, Jan. 1965. Reference copy may be in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cale... more

[Earth-centered universe, with orbits of moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, and the firmament in concentric circles]

[Earth-centered universe, with orbits of moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, J...

Illus. and text in: De caelo / Aristoteles. Venice : B. Locatellus for O. Scotus, 1495. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 255.

[Blood-letting guide, with phases of moon and points from which blood is to be let keyed to nude figure]

[Blood-letting guide, with phases of moon and points from which blood ...

Illus. and text in: Der scaepherders kelengier / [Antwerpen : Gheprent bij W. Vorsterman, 1516] Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 136.

[Geometric figure of earth, sun, and moon calculated by Aristarchus to approximate real scale of the solar system]

[Geometric figure of earth, sun, and moon calculated by Aristarchus to...

Illus. in: De magnitudinibus, et distantiis solis, et lunae / Aristarchus of Samos. Pisauri : Apud. C. Francischinum, 1572, p. 30. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : L... more

Navigational charts & designs: Phases of the moon

Navigational charts & designs: Phases of the moon

Illus. in: Martin Cortés, Arte de Navigation, London, 1589, fol. 50. Reference copy may be in SSF - Navigation. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Moon; Sun; Ast... more

[Symbolic picture in alchemical text showing crowned man standing on sun and crowned woman standing on moon joining flowers with descending dove, which represents marriage and the union of two substances]

[Symbolic picture in alchemical text showing crowned man standing on s...

Illus. and text in: Artis auriferae. Basileae : Excudebat C. Waldkirch : Expensis C. de Marne, & I. Aubry, 1593. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress... more

[Map of moon showing surface features, with four sets of cherubs and a scale bar]

[Map of moon showing surface features, with four sets of cherubs and a...

Illus. in: Selengraphia / Johannesevelius. Gedani : Autoris Sumtibuss, Typis Hunefeldianus, 1647. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 44.

[Moon as solid body with irregular surface features in first telescopic drawings of moon to be published]

[Moon as solid body with irregular surface features in first telescopi...

Illus. and text in: Syderus nuncius. In Opere di Galileo Galilei. Vol. 2. Bononiae : HH. de Ducijs, 1655 p. 14. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress,... more

The Man in the Moon

The Man in the Moon

Shows man flying in air, on apparatus being pulled by birds.

[Moon viewing at Shinagawa]

[Moon viewing at Shinagawa]

Print shows men and women eating and entertaining while looking at the full moon at a large building or pavilion in Shinagawa, on the Tōkaidō Road. Title devised by Library staff. Adachi modern reprint (Showa)... more

Chūshū

Chūshū

Print shows two women, one sitting, the other reclining, on a bench between blossoming plants and beneath a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print special... more

Wierd sisters; minister's[sic] of darkness; minions of the moon

Wierd sisters; minister's[sic] of darkness; minions of the moon

Prime Minister William Pitt, and subordinate ministers Dundas and Thurlow portrayed as the witches from Macbeth, contemplating a moon comprised of profiles of Queen Charlotte and King George III. Forms part of ... more

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators : ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets &c. /

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook an...

Relief shown pictorially. Also shows lines of magnetic variation and marine wind-direction arrows. "Published as the Act directs, Aug't 1st 1799, by I. Evans, No. 41 Long Lane, West Smithfield." Originally prin... more

Kōyō saruhashi no zu

Kōyō saruhashi no zu

Print shows steep cliffs with a bridge spanning the chasm above an inlet, with view of full moon between the cliffs. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialis... more

Seba

Seba

Print shows two men poling sampans on the Ohta River beneath a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Kisokaidō r... more

Mappa selenographica : totam lunae hemisphaeram visibilem complectens observationibus propriis : quatuor sectionibus constructa et delineata

Mappa selenographica : totam lunae hemisphaeram visibilem complectens ...

Scale not given. "Secundum projectionem orthographicam." Relief shown by hachures and shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Diligenza di ritorno dalla luna / Gaetana Dura, dis. ; Lit. Gatti e Dura.

Diligenza di ritorno dalla luna / Gaetana Dura, dis. ; Lit. Gatti e Du...

Print shows a flying machine returning from the moon. Title from item. Plate IV from Altre scoverte fatte nella luna dal Sigr. Herschel / Leopoldo Galluzzo ; J.N Nicollet ; Gaetano Dura ; Richard Adams Locke. N... more

Tamagawa no shūgetsu

Tamagawa no shūgetsu

Print shows people on shore and in boats fishing on the Tama River beneath a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the serie... more

Tsuki

Tsuki

Print shows a woman and a young girl looking at a full moon.

Sumida gawa no tsuki

Sumida gawa no tsuki

Print shows a full moon shining on pedestrians crossing a bridge over inlet with boats and buildings nearby, and the Sumida River and mountains in the background. Title and other descriptive information compile... more

The Moon ---- Extra. Reported by "Flying Mercury." The Democratic jubilee and procession. [Washington, November 27, 1844].

The Moon ---- Extra. Reported by "Flying Mercury." The Democratic jubi...

The Democratic jubilee and procession. 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; Po... more

Jūgo

Jūgo

Print shows a man and a woman walking along a roadway illuminated by lanterns, at night under a full moon; on the left is a male servant carrying a sword. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nic... more

Gekka momo ni tsubakura

Gekka momo ni tsubakura

Print shows two swallows with peach blossoms and a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Otanzaku-ban Nishikie. Adachi mo... more

Yumiharizuki

Yumiharizuki

Print shows a bridge spanning a steep canyon with a crescent moon visible between the canyon walls. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Fr... more

[Phase of the moon taken March 1851]

[Phase of the moon taken March 1851]

Title devised by Library staff. "Crystalotype" or salted paper print from a daguerreotype of the moon taken and printed by John A. Whipple. Illus. in: The photographic art-journal. New York : W.B. Smith, 1853, ... more

Aki no tsuki

Aki no tsuki

Print shows view across the landscape from a building of the full moon above a body of water with boats and a large hill. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print spec... more

Takanawa tsuki no kei

Takanawa tsuki no kei

Print shows full moon shining on boats in harbor and many people walking between buildings on the beach.

Kanagawa

Kanagawa

Print shows a view of ships in a harbor and an inn under a full moon on the coast at the Kanagawa station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print... more

Saruwaka-machi yoru no kei

Saruwaka-machi yoru no kei

Print shows pedestrians on a commercial street at night beneath a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Meisho e... more

Ishiyama no shūgestu

Ishiyama no shūgestu

Print shows bird's-eye view of the Buddhist temple at Ishiyama-dera, and a building on a bluff, also a bridge across the Seta River (the same bridge as in Evening glow at Seta), and mountains in the distance, u... more

Tsuki no misaki

Tsuki no misaki

Print shows the view through two open sliding panels of a porch with large body of water beyond, several boats at anchor beneath a full moon; the shadow of a woman is visible on the left sliding panel and a lam... more

Kyōbashi takegashi

Kyōbashi takegashi

Print shows pedestrians crossing the Kyō Bridge as a man poles a boat on the river below, with long pieces of bamboo along the bank on the left, and a full moon overhead. Title and other descriptive information... more

Kyōbashi takegashi

Kyōbashi takegashi

Print shows pedestrians crossing the Kyō Bridge as a man poles a boat on the river below, with long pieces of bamboo along the bank on the left, and a full moon overhead. Title and other descriptive information... more

Tsuki no misaki

Tsuki no misaki

Print shows the view through two open sliding panels of a porch with large body of water beyond, several boats at anchor beneath a full moon; the shadow of a woman is visible on the left sliding panel. Title an... more

Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wilmington and Savannah Rivers, Georgia. Flag St[eame]r "Harvest Moon" Feb. 8th 1865.

Map showing the defences of Savannah, on the approaches of Wilmington ...

Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 208.3 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the ... more

Jumping Bear promising by the moon, to carry my letter to the White Chief at Fort Sully

Jumping Bear promising by the moon, to carry my letter to the White Ch...

Fanny Kelly and Jumping Bear. Illus. in: Fanny Kelly, My Captivity Among the Sioux. Cincinnati, : Wilstach, Baldwin & Co, 1871, oppos. p. 198. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Captio... more

Normal lunar crater / J. Nasmyth.

Normal lunar crater / J. Nasmyth.

Illus. in: The moon : considered as a planet, a world, and a satellite / By James Nasmyth, C.E. and James Carpenter, F.R.A.S [...]. 2nd. ed. London : J. Murray, 1874, plate XXI, facing p. 156. Title from item. ... more

[3 Figures of the Moon: The Crater of Plato, The Crater Wargentin, The Surface of the Moon]

[3 Figures of the Moon: The Crater of Plato, The Crater Wargentin, The...

Wood engraving in Scientific American, May 13, 1876, p. 309. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Science; Moon; Shelf.

L'Orient

L'Orient

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Restein, E.P. & L., cop... more

Man in the moon waltz

Man in the moon waltz

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Merry harvest moon

Merry harvest moon

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Semimaru

Semimaru

Print shows Prince Semimaru tuning a lute by the light of a full moon at his mountain retreat on Mount Ausaka.

Yūgao dana nōryō zu

Yūgao dana nōryō zu

Print shows a couple in the country with a child and a teapot, sitting on a mat beneath a trellis covered with yūgao vines, enjoying the full moon.

Inabayama no tsuki

Inabayama no tsuki

Print shows a warrior climbing Mount Inaba by the light of a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Tsuki hyaku s... more

Kōshi no tsuki

Kōshi no tsuki

Print shows Ono no Takamura tying a bundle of firewood as he looks toward the moon rising above buildings in the distance, possibly his parents home. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibun... more

Waisui no tsuki

Waisui no tsuki

Print shows the Chinese general Wu Zixu talking to a fisherman sitting on the shore of the Huai River, who tells him the location of the grave of the man who murdered the general's father. Title and other descr... more

Sugawara no Michizane

Sugawara no Michizane

Print shows Sugawara Michizane, full-length, standing next to a tree beneath a full moon, writing poetry. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-... more

Ship at sea, under full sail, with five men in a rowboat under a partially obscured full moon

Ship at sea, under full sail, with five men in a rowboat under a parti...

Print shows a Victorian trade card from a series of nautical scenes with space for text advertising a particular product or service. For an example of how these cards were used for advertising, see: LOT 14100, ... more

Jōga hongetsu

Jōga hongetsu

Print shows a female deity, Chang-e, full-length, holding a vial of the elixir of immortality, as she rides on clouds to the moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo p... more

-- The watchdog of the Treasury

-- The watchdog of the Treasury

No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

The Pathway of the Dead and Pyramid of the Moon Pyramids of San Juan Teotihuacan.

The Pathway of the Dead and Pyramid of the Moon Pyramids of San Juan T...

Photographs show pyramids and untitled scene of Mexican people working at a river. Titles from items. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson traveled to Mexico on a commission from the Mexica... more

The Pyramid of the Sun from the Pyramid of the Moon The idol found near the Pyramid of the Moon ; The Charnay excavations, San Juan Teotihuacan.

The Pyramid of the Sun from the Pyramid of the Moon The idol found nea...

Photographs show pyramid, Aztec sculpture, and Mexican men standing at site excavated by Desire Charnay. Titles from items. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson traveled to Mexico on a comm... more

New York City - celebrating the Chinese Moon Festival in Mott Street - waiting for a glimpse of the moon / from a sketch by a staff artist.

New York City - celebrating the Chinese Moon Festival in Mott Street -...

Men in street, looking up at moon. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 59, 1884 Oct. 11, p. 113.

Tamausagi songokū

Tamausagi songokū

Print shows Son Goku, a monkey sometimes known as the Monkey King, holding a spiked sceptre and glaring at the Moon Rabbit, who apparently lives on the moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by ... more

[Moon with charms and a beehive]

[Moon with charms and a beehive]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Our Little Culture Society at Pignapoke," Life, 5:147 (March 12, 1885).

Daimotsu kaijō no tsuki

Daimotsu kaijō no tsuki

Print shows a Musashibo Benkei praying to appease the gods and calm the rough seas so that his ship may cross Daimotsu Bay safely. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo p... more

[Figure walking by stream under new moon]

[Figure walking by stream under new moon]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as end papers in: Good Morning.

[View of full moon from the scaffolding beneath a bridge, with city on the left]

[View of full moon from the scaffolding beneath a bridge, with city on...

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06, and researcher F.M. de Monasterio, 2016) Takamizawa modern reprint (Showa). Form... more

[The big Matamata]

[The big Matamata]

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938.0066). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Moonrise]

[Moonrise]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1933:0072). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Sea tortoises coming ashore by night]

[Sea tortoises coming ashore by night]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938.0066). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

"A fairy moon and a lonely shore"

"A fairy moon and a lonely shore"

Print shows a man with a shoulder pole walking along a moonlite shore. Title from item. Stamp on verso: Matsumoto print, no. 39. The Matsumoto Do, Ltd. Tokyo, Japan. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings ... more

The bear runs away with the dancing hog

The bear runs away with the dancing hog

Title on verso: The bear's works in the moonlight. (DLC/PP-1933:0175). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Mr. Gobbler's Story," by R.K. Munkittrick, Harper's y... more

An old fable with new application / F.M.H.

An old fable with new application / F.M.H.

Print shows David B. Hill as a jackass wearing a coat with ribbon that states "I am a Democrat", standing on rocks, kicking at the moon, which shows the face of Grover Cleveland. Puck and a group of citizens ar... more

Night

Night

Photograph shows a nude woman standing on a crescent moon, holding, horizontally, a bamboo pole with an owl perched on each end. A37822 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1895 July 24 by Frederic... more

The moon

The moon

No. 155.

Ave Maria

Ave Maria

Print shows a young woman shepherd from behind, full-length, standing in a field, holding a long staff, watching the sheep graze under a crescent moon. Includes a remarque on lower left showing a sheep grazing.... more

[That night I sat on the dunes with Kitty and watched the moon rise]

[That night I sat on the dunes with Kitty and watched the moon rise]

Title from handwritten notation on mat. (DLC/PP-1932:0033). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Colonel Bogie" by Gustave Kobbe, Harper's weekly, 41:759 (July 31, 1897).

Full Moon

Full Moon

Negatives for each side made a month apart. Stereo by Prof. Rutherford, copyrighted by T.W. Ingersoll. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

53220 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Everything new but the title. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4029. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... more

Hoyt's latest success, A day and a night the howling success.

Hoyt's latest success, A day and a night the howling success.

34001 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction of Wm. H. Currie ; Harry Phillips, manager. No. 3670. Forms part of: Theatrica... more

The dogs and the moon / Keppler.

The dogs and the moon / Keppler.

Print shows a pack of dogs, with their tails between their legs, howling at a full moon labeled "Prosperity" outside the U.S. Capitol building; the dogs are labeled "Tillman, [?], Vest, Jones, Bryan [his tail t... more

[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a moonlight night with small boats heading toward village and a flock of geese flying overhead.

[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a moonlight night with small boats heading toward village and a flock of geese flying overhead.

[Katagami stencil with rabbits and a moon]

[Katagami stencil with rabbits and a moon]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Sleeping boy]

[Sleeping boy]

Title devised by cataloger. No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

J.A. Moon
[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a moonlight night with a man poling a small boat as the moon rises from behind a grove of trees. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 20... more

She came on bat wings

She came on bat wings

(DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Other Maumer" by Virginia Frazer Boyle, Harper's magazine, 101:755 (Oct. 1900).

[Fūkeiga]

[Fūkeiga]

Print shows a moonlight scene on a river with boats. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: modern Oban reproduction. Forms part of: ... more

Yoru no fukagawa sanbashi

Yoru no fukagawa sanbashi

Print shows a person standing on a dock attached to a building, a small boat with passengers arriving or departing, under a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored E... more

Tsuki ni tomari fune

Tsuki ni tomari fune

Print shows sailboats at dock and low buildings under the light of a full moon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: full color woo... more

The flight of night

The flight of night

Title based on transparency D415-50299. "M 271" on transparency. Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 050299. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The flight of night

The flight of night

"McC 1041" on transparency. Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 050299. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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