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Topic: scientific illustrations

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The Birth fygures

The Birth fygures

Woman's stool (birthing chair), fetus in uterus, feet down, and fetus in uterus, head down, latter marked "This is the naturall and best way of birth". Illus. in: The byrth of mankind / Thomas Raynalde. [London... more

Quarta musculos commonstrantium figura, omnes in posteriori corporis

Quarta musculos commonstrantium figura, omnes in posteriori corporis

Anatomical rare view of cadaver standing on skull holding head sections, with bones and musculature keyed to surrounding text.

Portraict des of de l'oyseau

Portraict des of de l'oyseau

Bird skeleton with bones lettered for comparison with human skeleton; partial key at bottom.

Portraict de l'amas des os humains, mis en comparaison de l'anatomie de ceux des oyseaux ...

Portraict de l'amas des os humains, mis en comparaison de l'anatomie d...

Human skeleton with bones lettered for comparison with a bird skeleton.

De la Spartostatique

De la Spartostatique

Five static corollaries and diagrams demonstrating the principle of parallelogram of forces and behavior of bodies on an inclined plane; with surrounding text. Illus. and text in: Les oeuvres mathematiques / Si... more

[Forearm with arteries marked to show blood flows from heart in continuous one-way cycle]

[Forearm with arteries marked to show blood flows from heart in contin...

Illus. in: De motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus / William Harvey. Patavii : Apud S. Sardum, Sumptibus D. Ricciardi, 1643. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Libra... more

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

[Microscope studies of structure of different types of seeds: tulip, s...

Illus. in: The anatomy of plants / Nehemiah Grew. [London] : Printed by W. Rawlins, for the author, 1682, plate 71. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Cong... more

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

A Garden bean in one lobe of wch. the seminal root is layed bare, the ...

Cross-section of a bean based on microscope examination.

Axiomata sive leges motus

Axiomata sive leges motus

Newton's three laws of motion and diagram of parallelogram, in chapter entitled Axiomata sive leges Motus.

[Living and dead spermatazoa of a dog as seen through a microscope; with surrounding text]

[Living and dead spermatazoa of a dog as seen through a microscope; wi...

Illus. and text in: Ontledingen en ontdekkingen / Anthony van Leeuwenhoek. Leiden : C. Boutestein, 1696-1718, p. 56. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Cong... more

[Male gnat, with details of two heads, and two smaller gnats, as seen through a microscope]

[Male gnat, with details of two heads, and two smaller gnats, as seen ...

Illus. in: Bybel der nature : Jan Swammerdam. Leyden : I. Severinus, 1737-1738, plate 32. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 88.

[Diagrams of various electrical phenomena and title page of Experiments and observations on electricity]

[Diagrams of various electrical phenomena and title page of Experiment...

Frontispiece and title page in: Experiments and observations of electricity / Benjamin Franklin. London : Printed for F. Newbery, 1774. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C... more

[Iron-stone rock in various stages being formed by natural processes of heat and cold] / F. Blaine, del. et inci.

[Iron-stone rock in various stages being formed by natural processes o...

Illus. in: Theory of the earth / James Hutton, in Royal Society of Edinburgh. Transactions. Vol. 1, Part 2, pp. 209-304. Edinburgh : Printed for J. Dickson, Bookseller to the Royal Society, 1788, pl. 50. Publis... more

Partie de raisonnement / Cloquet, sculp.

Partie de raisonnement / Cloquet, sculp.

Illus. in: Traite de mineralogie / Rene Just Hauy. Paris : Chez Louis, 1801, pl. 2. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 212.

[Birds, nests and eggs] / drawn from nature by A. Wilson ; engraved by A. Lawson.

[Birds, nests and eggs] / drawn from nature by A. Wilson ; engraved by...

Scientific illustration of mockingbird, hummingbird, and touché bunting, their nests and eggs.

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

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

Examples of the twenty-four Linnaean classes of plants.

Osteologie du megatherium / Dalton, del. ; Coutant, sculpt.

Osteologie du megatherium / Dalton, del. ; Coutant, sculpt.

Fossil skeleton of sloth discovered in South America that proved species could become extinct.

[Different species of bats, with details of heads, wing and teeth structure] / Fournier, sc. ; N. Remond, imp.

[Different species of bats, with details of heads, wing and teeth stru...

Illus. in: Le regne animale / Georges Cuvier. Paris : Fortin, Masson et cie, [1836-1849]. pl. 24. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 95.

[Animal and plant cells drawn to show their similar nature and origin] / Th. Schwann, del.

[Animal and plant cells drawn to show their similar nature and origin]...

Illus. in: Microscopical researches into the accordance in the structure and growth of animals and plants / Theodor Schwann. London : Sydenham Society, 1847. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. ... more

[Print speciman of anatomical illustrations of human pelvis and hip bones] / A. Kollner's Lithy., Phila.

[Print speciman of anatomical illustrations of human pelvis and hip bo...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Lithography, engraving and printing establishment of Augs. Kollner : designer, engraver & lithographer, copperplate & lithographic printer, [p. 7]

Recherches sur les generations dites spontanees / N. Remond, imp. r. Vieille-Estrapade, Paris.

Recherches sur les generations dites spontanees / N. Remond, imp. r. V...

Experiment showing that microbes responsible for decay and fermentation are in the air and not the decaying matter.

Lines of force and equipotential surfaces

Lines of force and equipotential surfaces

Lines of force of three bodies of unequal size, each forming a distinct system in ether of outer space.

[Bacteria found in wounds as drawn from a photomicrograph] / West, Newman & Co., sculpt. lith.

[Bacteria found in wounds as drawn from a photomicrograph] / West, New...

Illus. in: Investigations into the etiology of traumatic infective diseases / Robert Koch. London : New Sydenham Society, 1880, pl. 5. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C.... more

Dendrœca Pennsylvanica, Chestnut-sided warbler

Dendrœca Pennsylvanica, Chestnut-sided warbler

Nest and eggs of an Ohio bird. Reference copy also available in LOT 4707. Illus. in: Jones, Howard / Illustrations of the nests and eggs of birds of Ohio, 1886, plate LVII.

Mimus Carolinensis, Catbird

Mimus Carolinensis, Catbird

Nest and eggs of an Ohio bird.

Ortyx Virginianus, quail

Ortyx Virginianus, quail

Nest and eggs of an Ohio bird.

Cardinalis Virginianus, Cardinal red bird

Cardinalis Virginianus, Cardinal red bird

Nest and eggs of an Ohio bird.

Ampelis Cedrorum, cedar wax-wing

Ampelis Cedrorum, cedar wax-wing

Nest and eggs of an Ohio bird.

[Diagram of interferometer and four mirrors mounted on stone floating in mercury, which disproved existence of luminiferous ether and its role in the transmission of eletromagnetic waves; with surrounding text]

[Diagram of interferometer and four mirrors mounted on stone floating ...

Illus. and text in: On the relative motion of the earth and the luminous aether / Albert A. Michelson and Edward W. Morley. In Philosophical magazine, 5th ser., vol. 24, Dec. 1887, p. 454. Published in: The tra... more

Ascidiae. - Seescheiden

Ascidiae. - Seescheiden

Illustration showing a variety of sea squirts.

Ciliata. - Wimperlinge

Ciliata. - Wimperlinge

Illustration shows microorganisms. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit besc... more

Tineida. - Motten

Tineida. - Motten

Illustration shows moths. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustration... more

Tetracoralla. - Bierstrahlige Sternkorallen

Tetracoralla. - Bierstrahlige Sternkorallen

Illustration shows corals. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustratio... more

Fucoideae. - Brauntange

Fucoideae. - Brauntange

Illustration shows algae. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschreibende... more

Discomedusae. - Scheibenquallen

Discomedusae. - Scheibenquallen

Illustration shows jellyfish. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationst... more

Aspidonia. - Schildtiere

Aspidonia. - Schildtiere

Illustration shows horseshoe crabs. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Il... more

Discomedusae. - Scheibenquallen

Discomedusae. - Scheibenquallen

Illustration showing six views of jellyfish.

Chaetopoda. - Borstenwürmer

Chaetopoda. - Borstenwürmer

Illustration showing a variety of chaetopoda or spined marine worms.

Ophiodea. - Schlangensterne

Ophiodea. - Schlangensterne

Illustration shows starfish and details of starfish anatomy.

Copepoda. - Ruderkrebse

Copepoda. - Ruderkrebse

Illustration showing a variety of copopod crustaceans.

Actiniae. - Seeanemonen

Actiniae. - Seeanemonen

Illustration showing a variety of sea anemones.

Chelonia. - Schildkröten

Chelonia. - Schildkröten

Illustration shows tortoises and turtles. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Il... more

Ophiodea. - Schlangensterne

Ophiodea. - Schlangensterne

Illustration shows marine invertebrates related to starfish. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Il... more

Muscinae. - Laubmoose A. Giltsch, gem

Muscinae. - Laubmoose A. Giltsch, gem

Illustration shows mosses. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschreibend... more

Discomedusae. - Schweibenquallen

Discomedusae. - Schweibenquallen

Illustration showing a variety of jellyfish. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschreibendem Text, allgemeine Erläuterung und systematische Übersich... more

Desmidiea. - Bierdinge

Desmidiea. - Bierdinge

Illustration shows algae. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschreibende... more

Echinidea. - Igelsterne

Echinidea. - Igelsterne

Illustration shows sea urchins and sand dollars. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationst... more

Talamophora. - Kammerlinge

Talamophora. - Kammerlinge

Illustration shows microorganisms. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit besc... more

Phaeodaria. - Rohrstrahlinge

Phaeodaria. - Rohrstrahlinge

Illustration shows microorganisms. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Ill... more

Chiroptera. - Fledertiere

Chiroptera. - Fledertiere

Illustration shows bats. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln... more

Narcomedusae. - Spangenquallen

Narcomedusae. - Spangenquallen

Illustration shows jellyfishes. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschre... more

Prosobranchia. - Dorderkiemen-Schnecken

Prosobranchia. - Dorderkiemen-Schnecken

Illustration shows aquatic and terrestrial snails. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haec... more

Acephala. - Muscheln

Acephala. - Muscheln

Illustration showing a variety of mollusks.

Arachnida. - Spinnentiere

Arachnida. - Spinnentiere

Illustration shows spiders. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschreiben... more

Ctenophorae. - Kammquallen

Ctenophorae. - Kammquallen

Illustration shows comb jellies. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschr... more

Trochilidae. - Kolibris

Trochilidae. - Kolibris

Illustration shows hummingbirds. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschr... more

Spumellaria. - Schaumstrahlinge

Spumellaria. - Schaumstrahlinge

Illustration shows microorganisms. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Ill... more

Thuroidea. - Gurkensterne

Thuroidea. - Gurkensterne

Illustration showing a variety of sea cucumbers.

Discomedusae. - Schweibenquallen

Discomedusae. - Schweibenquallen

Illustration showing four different types of jellyfish.

Anthomedusae. - Blumenquallen

Anthomedusae. - Blumenquallen

Illustration shows jellyfishes. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschre... more

Sertulariae. - Reihenpolnpen

Sertulariae. - Reihenpolnpen

Illustration shows marine animals. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit besc... more

Nepenthaceae. - Kannenpflanzen

Nepenthaceae. - Kannenpflanzen

Illustration shows pitcher plants. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit besc... more

Antilopina. - Antilopen

Antilopina. - Antilopen

Illustration shows antelopes. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustra... more

Filicinae. - Laubfarne

Filicinae. - Laubfarne

Illustration shows ferns. Title from item. Photomechanical print of lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustration... more

Platodes. - Plattentiere

Platodes. - Plattentiere

Illustration shows flatworms. Title from item. Lithograph by Adolf Giltsch after sketch by Ernst Haeckel. Illus. in: Kunstformen der Natur. Von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel. Hundert Illustrationstafeln mit beschreib... more