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Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Read, Eliza
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On inside of front cover: M... Read, 15 Gt. Cumberland St., Hyde Park. Name Eliza Read on some of the designs. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Embroidery, Design, Pattern books, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms, Detail studies
Early Modern Embroidery and Lace Pattern Books
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Anonymous. [ca. 1596]. [Manuscript album of designs for lace and embroidery]. [Germany]. Manuscript book of designs for lace and embroidery. 69 pages of various designs hand-drawn ink designs against a printed grid. At back of book there are several designs in color. Dimensions: Overall: 7 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. (20 x 14 cm) FROM: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/368249 Identified as Open Access, CC0, by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York). Related to the series: 1....
Topics: German, Embroidery, Pattern Books
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Volume contains 117 mounted color illustrations of embroidery designs, many charted on graph paper. Forms part of: Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
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Topics: Embroidery--History--19th century, Embroidery--Patterns, Pattern books
[12] leaves of plates : 40 cm
Cover title
Topics: Lettering, Lettering, Commercial catalogs, Sample books
Source: folio
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Briggs & Co; Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901. Village scenes
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Cover title: Briggs' patent
Topics: Embroidery, Design
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Briggs & Co; Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901. Village scenes
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Caption title
Topics: Embroidery, Design
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Briggs & Co; Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901. Village scenes
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Color title page
Topics: Embroidery, Design
Peabody MA History Collection
by Adams, Sampson, & Co.
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Salem Directory from 1861. Although the inhabitants of South Danvers are not fully included there are some names listed in the directory. At the back is a directory of the government and institutions of South Danvers and a business directory.
Topics: Salem (Mass.), Salem (Mass.)--Street Directory, South Danvers (Mass.), South Danvers...
Newberry Library
by Farnsworth, Oliver, 1775-1859
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Community Texts
by Victorian Vault
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The Cincinnati Directory (1819)
Topics: Cincinnati Directory, 1819, Francis Parkman, Frederick Douglass, abolitionist, speaker, author,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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extracted picklist
Topic: Botany
University of Pittsburgh Library System
by Williams Directory Company
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Description based on: 1901
Topic: Business enterprises
The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
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Spine title
Topics: American newspapers, American literature, Fashion, Books, Women's periodicals, American
San Francisco Public Library
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Description based on: Vol. 4, no. 12 (Dec. 1903); title from cover
Topic: Women
Source: folio
The Magazine Rack Miscellaneous Bin
by Charles J. Peterson
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Peterson's Ladies National Magazine, March, 1883, No. 3, Volume LXXXIII, (Volume 83), Published by Charles J. Peterson, 306 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. Complete with covers and advertisements
Topics: Peterson's Magazine, Victorian Lady's Magazine, Peterson's Volume 83, Victorian Fashion, Bustles,...
The Magazine Rack Miscellaneous Bin
by Charles J. Peterson
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Peterson's Ladies National Magazine, June, 1883, No. 6. Volume LXXXIII, (Volume 83), Published by Charles J. Peterson, 306 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. This one also has the Table of Contents for the whole Volume, January to June 1883, Volume 83. Includes covers and advertisements. Missing Fashion foldout.
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Topics: Peterson's Magazine, Victorian Lady's Magazine, Peterson's Volume 83, Victorian Fashion, Victorian...
44 pages ; (8vo)
Topic: Chandler, John, 1700-1780
California Digital Library
by Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912
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To W. M. Thackeray.--To Charles Dickens.--To Pierre de Ronsard.--To Herodotus.--Epistle to Mr. Alexander Pope.--To Lucian of Samosata.--To Maitre Francoys Rabelais.--To Jane Austen.--To Master Isaak Walton.--To M. Chapelain.--To Sir John Manndeville, kt.--To Alexandre Dumas.--To Theocritus.--To Edgar Allan Poe.--To Sir Walter Scott, bart.--To Eusebius of Cæsarea.--To Percy Bysshe Shelley.-- To Monsieur de Molière, valet de chambre du roi.--To Robert Burns.--To Lord Byron.--To Omar...
Topics: Authors, Authors, English
Upright folio, 34 x 24.5 cm, half calf binding with marbled paper over board. The front cover includes a rectangular paper label with cut corners inscribed "French Songs." The inside front cover is also inscribed "French Songs."  The spine is gilt stamped with the roman numeral I.  The binding matches that of Jenkyns 04 and possibly Knight 01 .  The first flyleaf is signed "Mrs Austen" in the same hand as Jenkyns 04 and Jenkyns 07 .   The volume includes...
Gaylord Music Library
by Harris, M. D; Harris, Will J., 1900-1967; Vardon, Perry & Weber. prf; Those Three Boys. prf; Sanders Co. ill
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For voice and piano, with optional male quartet (TTBB)
Topics: Music, Harris, Will J, Howard & Browne Music Co, Songs with piano, Vocal quartets, Unaccompanied
Magazine Art
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Child looks out the window and seems to see the haystacks backlit by the Halloween full mooon, turning into a witch with broom, and her black cat. Pumpkins lying on the ground are becoming grinning jack o' lanterns. Ooooooh. Artist: Source: Art collector finsbry on Flickr Restoration by: finsbry
Topics: Women's Magazines, Today's Housewife, farm, fear, night, danger, magic, Hallowe'en
Gerard Arthus - Post Card And Mail Collection
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by Gerard Arthus
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This is a collection of Post Cards and Mail envelopes and packages. The tinted post cards are wonderful examples of early 20th century commercial art.
Magazine Art
by E. M. Jackson
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Man dressed as a jester holds a plate containing a carved pumpkin, wearing a crown and intended to poke fun at royalty, as if it were the head of king lopped off by the axeman. Artist: E. M. Jackson Source: Susan Mac Gregor, who sells printed paper and ephemera at Whimzy Treasures Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Weekly Magazines, Saturday Evening Post, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art,...
The Library of Congress
by Butterick, E. & Co. [from old catalog]
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Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Briggs & Co; Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901. Village scenes
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Color t.p
Topics: Embroidery, Design
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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640
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Established in 1962, the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library is one of the major art history reference libraries in the country. Free and open year-round on weekdays, the Clark Library is – rare among research collections – open to the public without qualification. Focusing on post-medieval art, the Clark Library’s collection is outstanding in Italian and Northern Renaissance, Baroque, and French nineteenth-century, history of photography, and contemporary art fields and is...
Cover title. Many plates have running title: Costume Parisien, with embroidery patterns related to costume shown. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
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Topics: Embroidery, Costume--France--History--19th century, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms, Fashion,...
The Library of Congress
by Shillito, John, & co., Cincinnati, pub. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Needlework
Community Texts
by Madame Elise
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Tatting, crochet, and point lace patterns. Includes fashion, wax modeling, glass painting, and etiquette. Published by C. Stevens & Co., London, UK. Scanned file courtesy of M. Leigh Martin.
Topics: tatting, frivolite, frivolité, crochet, point lace
The Library of Congress
by Jackson, Louisa L., Mrs. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Dressmaking
The Pulp Magazine Archive
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McCall’s [v38 #5, January 1911] (The McCall Company, 5¢, 84pp, 10¾" x 13¾") 5 · New Year’s Greeting · Anon. · ed 6 · Women Who Fly · Gordon Graham · ar 8 · Designing Stage Costumes · Carrington Brown · ar 9 · The Lonely Streets · Cecil Cavendish · pm 10 · A Slight Mistake · A. R. Loscombe · ss 12 · Farmer Green’s First Wife · M. V. Westbrook · ss 13 · New Year in Japan · Brunson Clark · ar 14 · Women in Business: How to Succeed as a Dressmaker · Mme....
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Topics: McCall's, women's magazine, McCalls, 1911, fashion, fiction, articles, women's magazine, fashion
The Pulp Magazine Archive
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Late Victorian era women's fashion magazine. Includes directions and patterns for making women's and children's clothing.
Topics: Magazines, Fashion, Women's Magazines
The Pulp Magazine Archive
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Late Victorian era womens' fashion magazine. Includes directions and patterns for making women's and children's clothing.
Topics: Magazine, Fashion, Women's Magazines
Media History Digital Library
by Mail and Express Company
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10-28-16 issue of Motion Picture Mail ("Special Balboa Studio Number")
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine
MoMA Library
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Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine, nyarc-museumofmodernart
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Folklore, Superstition
American Libraries
by Shipman, Dorothy M. (Dorothy Middlebrook)
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Label mounted over publisher on cover: Hansen Play Company, Salt Lake City, Utah
Topic: Halloween
American Libraries
by John Allyne Gade
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: plates, armorial, heraldic, book, artistic, books, plate, hath, domain, public domain, book plates,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=XjoFectxAg8C&oe=UTF-8
MoMA Library
by Chalmers Publishing Company
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Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine, nyarc-museumofmodernart
American Libraries
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817; Johnson, R. Brimley (Reginald Brimley), 1867-1932
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Each vol. has added t.p., decorated
Newberry Library
by Wolsieffer, Edmund
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Cover
Topics: Music title pages, Champagne (Wine), Dionysus (Greek deity), Bottles, Alcohol, Alcoholic beverages
Newberry Library
by Lustig, Bruder
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Cover
Topics: Music title pages, Champagne (Wine) Alcohol, Alcoholic beverages, Crowns, Bottles, Anthropomorphism
New York Public Library
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817; Thomson, Hugh, 1860-1920, ill
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The romantic clash of two opinionated people in England
Topics: Family, Courtship
statement of responsibility: divisé en deux tomes, dont le premier a été copié sur les originaux de Monsr. Baltazar Coyett ... Le second tome a été formé sur les recueils de Monsr. Adrien Vander Stell ... avec une courte description de chaque poisson Le tout muni de certficate & attestations authentiques. Donné au public par mr. Louis Renard & augmenté d'un préface par mr. Arnout Vosmaer
Topics: Fishes, Decapoda (Crustacea)
The Library of Congress
by Hewitt, James Francis Katherinus, 1835-1908
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book I. The age of pole star worship.--book II. The age of lunar-solar worship.--book III. Solar worship.--Appendix A. List of the Hindu Nakshatra stars by Brahma Gupta.--Appendix B. The house that Jack built.--Appendix C. History as told in the variant forms of the legend of Ino, the mother of Melicertes, or Melquarth, the Tyrian Herakles, the goddess of the kredemnon or zodiacal ribbon
Topic: History, Ancient
Community Texts
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The Voynich Manuscript is a document that is notable for its strange text, that to date hasn't been decyphered. Theories range from a secret language or code to an old sort of joke or hoax.
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Topics: voynich, manuscript
Books to Borrow
by Hyde, Stella
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Includes bibliographical references (page 396) and index
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Topics: Zodiac, Humor, Body, Mind & Spirit, New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit, New Age, Astrology -...
16 pages, [1], 60, [1] leaves of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Botanical illustration -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800, Drawing books -- Specimens -- Early...
Topics: Indians -- Origin, Atlantis (Legendary place), America -- Antiquities
Cornell University Library
by Claydon, Ellen P; Claydon, C. A., joint author
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Knitting, Crocheting
Smithsonian Libraries
by Waring, Mary E
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Topic: Embroidery
Knitting Reference Library
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Rutt
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The Library of Congress
by Miller, Olive Thorne, 1831-1918
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Topic: Zoology
Topics: Arts, Painting, Drawing
Getty Research Institute
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Library's copy has embossed mark of J.H. Sheatter, Bookseller and Stationer, Lancaster, Pa. (recto of leaf facing t.p.)
Topics: Leaves, Pods (Botany), Victoriana in interior decoration
Cornell University Library
by Dennison Manufacturing Company
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Sealing-wax, Wax-modeling
Glasgow School of Art
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Comprises issues X-XXI January - December 1834.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865
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Monthly: July 1831 - December 1832.; Issue no. 10 (April 1832) mislabled as no. 9.; No. 14 (August 1832) mislabeled v. 2, no.14.; Edited by Joseph Paxton (v. 1 with Joseph Harrison).
Topic: Horticulture--Periodicals.
Community Images
by Hows, John A. (illustrator); Helmore, Thomas; Neale, J. M.
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Illustrations and Sheet Music from: A Christmas Carol "Christ was Born on Christmas Day." A Carol. with illustrations by John A. Hows . 005 --  Nowell! Nowell! in this halle            Make mery, I praye yowe alle!            On that chyldë may wee calle.            Ullo fine Crimine. 006 --  A Christmas Carol            Adeste Fideles (All ye faithful) 007 --  Christ was born on Christmas Day;            Wreathe the holly, twine the bay;        ...
Topics: carol, christmas, music, hows, helmore, neale
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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The Library of Congress
by Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923
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Name of publisher precedes place of publication on t.p
American Libraries
by Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection; Frank Tirro Collection
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Added illustrated t.-p., lithographed
Topics: christmas, wassail, art, thy, holly, merry, sing, hath, centuries ago, christmas eve, christmas...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EwpgwdSBm6wC&hl=&source=gbs_api
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Barnett, Charles Zachary; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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The Library of Congress
by Scott, Charles Augustus, 1830- [from old catalog]; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Christmas carol
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Community Texts
by Hows, John A., 1832-1874
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"Christ was Born on Christmas Day" A Carol with Illustrations by John A. Hows Published by James G. Gregory 1864
Topics: christmas, christ, carol
Project Gutenberg
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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Book from Project Gutenberg: A Christmas Carol
Publication frequency irregular
Topics: Hardware industry, Hardware, Implements, utensils, etc, Building
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864; Rolle, Mark, former owner. DSI
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Engraved title pages; engraved contents list in each v
Topics: Birds, Eggs, Nests, Birds, Nests, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864; Rolle, Mark, former owner. DSI
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Engraved title pages; engraved contents list in each v
Topics: Birds, Eggs, Nests, Birds, Nests, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864; Rolle, Mark, former owner. DSI
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Engraved title pages; engraved contents list in each v
Topics: Birds, Eggs, Nests, Birds, Nests, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Foreign Bird Club; National British Bird and Mule Club
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Topics: Birds -- Periodicals, Birds -- Great Britain Periodicals
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864; Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864. Illustrations of British birds; Rutter, Daniel, former owner. DSI; Rolle, Mark, former owner. DSI; S. & J. Bentley, Wilson & Fley, printer; S. & J. Bentley and Henry Fley, printer
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First octavo ed.; based upon Meyer's Illustrations of British birds, published in 9 folio volumes between 1835 and 1850
Topics: Birds, Birds, Birds, Taxidermists, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jardine, William, 1800-1874; Selby, Prideaux John, 1788-1867; Lear, Edward, 1812-1888, ill; Mitford, R. C. W. (Reginald Colville William), b. 1839, ill; Hewitt, Eleanor G., donor. DSI; Hewitt, Sarah Cooper, donor. DSI; Lenox Library, former owner. DSI; Bailer Bros. (Firm), binder. DSI
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Issued in parts
Topics: Birds, Birds, Arsenic compounds
The Library of Congress
by Lemos, Pedro J. (Pedro Joseph), 1882-1945
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Topics: Christmas cards, Decoration and ornament