Skip to main content

More right-solid
More right-solid
More right-solid
More right-solid
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Favorited
Creator
botanicus
by Almeloveen, Theodoor Jansson ab,; Boom, Henrik & Dirk.; Casearius, Johannes,; Commelin, Johannes,; Dyck, Jan van.; Munniks, Johannes,; Poot, Abraham van,; Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van,; Someren, Joannes van.; Syen, Arnold,
texts
eye 1,388
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: 1637?-1691, 1678, 17th century, Botany, Copper engraving, Graphic media:, History, India, Malabar...
Getty Research Institute
by Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688; Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688. Academia todesca della architectura, scultura, et pictura. Latin. Selections; Rhodius, Christian, fl. 1680; Collin, Richard, 1627-ca. 1697; Froberger, Christian Sigmund, fl. 1678-1723; Sandrart, Johann Jakob von, 1655-1698; Endter, Balthazar Joachim, 1649-1719; Endter, Martin, 1653-1741
texts
eye 1,449
favorite 3
comment 0
Partial translation by Christianus Rhodius of von Sandrart's Academia todesca della architectura, scultura & pittura, oder, Teutsche Academie der edlen Bau-, Bild- und Mahlerey-Künste (1675-79)
Topics: Sandrart, Joachim von, 1606-1688, Art, Artists, Artists
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ludwig, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen, 1579-1650; Fruchtbringende Gesellschaft; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650; Gray, E. Kenneth, associated name. IU-R
texts
eye 1,147
favorite 3
comment 0
Emblems of the members with their mottoes and assumed names, followed by the "Reimgesetze" (interpretation of the emblems in verse); in 4 parts, each with separate title page and preceded by the engraved emblem of the Society (the palm tree)
Topics: Fruchtbringende Gesellschaft, Emblems
California Digital Library
by Nicholson, George, 1847-1908; Garrett, John, d. 1910; Trail, J. W. H. (James William Helenus), 1851-1919
texts
eye 2,884
favorite 5
comment 0
"References to illustrations of plants other than those figured in this work": 4th prelim. leaf (following preface) in v. 1-3
Topic: Gardening
Duke University Libraries, Emblem Books
by Ripa, Cesare, 1560-1645; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection; Duke University. Library. Gilbert Collection
texts
eye 1,516
favorite 4
comment 0
Illustrated moral emblems, with descriptions of those depicted and of others on the same subject
Topics: Emblem books, Italian, Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Horapollo; Cousin, Jehan, ca. 1522-ca. 1593, ill; Du Pré, Galliot, d. 1561, printer; Ruelle, Jean, d. 1571, printer
texts
eye 1,702
favorite 4
comment 0
Title within illustrated border; headpiece; initials
Topics: Emblems, Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, Latin --France --16th century., Emblem books...
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library
by Shinn, Earl, 1838-1886; Smith, Walter; Wilson, Joseph M. (Joseph Miller), 1838-1902
texts
eye 3,676
favorite 4
comment 0
Vol. 1 has added engraved t.-p.: illustrated catalogue. The masterpieces of the International exhibition, 1876
Topic: Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
Getty Research Institute
by Camerarius, Joachim, 1534-1598; Somer, Mathias van, fl. 1649-1669
texts
eye 2,026
favorite 5
comment 0
Engraved title-page by Mathias van Somer; illustrated with copper engravings throughout
Topics: Emblems, Plant lore, Animal lore
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Peacham, Henry, 1576?-1643?; Dight, Walter, d. 1618, printer
texts
eye 1,325
favorite 5
comment 0
Pagination has odd numbers on versos
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, English
botanicus
by Aubriet, Claude,; Tournefort, Joseph Pitton de,; Typographia Regia.
texts
eye 820
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Botany, Pre-Linnean works
The Library of Congress
by Clow, James B., & sons, firm. (1886. James B. Clow & son) [from old catalog]
texts
eye 1,127
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Plumbing, Pipe fittings
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jatta, Giuseppe; Stazione zoologica di Napoli
texts
eye 2,515
favorite 5
comment 0
Includes index
Topics: Cephalopoda, Mollusks
Added engraved frontispiece to each volume
Topics: Lepidoptera, Caterpillars, Insects, Insects, Botany, Insecten, Gedaanteverwisseling
Letterpress pages incl. dedication by P. Iselburg, the engraver, and German versions ("Kurtze erklärung") of the Latin poems in the emblem plates
Topics: Emblems, Emblems, Latin, Emblems, German
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Temminck, C. J. (Coenraad Jacob), 1778-1858; Laugier de Chartrouse, Guillaume Michel Jerôme Meiffren, Baron, 1772-1843; Huet, Nicholas; Prêtre, J. G. (Jean Gabriel), b. 1769; Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788. Histoire naturelle des oiseaux; Library of Congress, former owner. DSI
texts
eye 1,844
favorite 7
comment 0
statement of responsibility: publié par C.J. Temminck et le baron Meiffren Laugier de Chartrouse ; d'après les dessins de MM. Huet et Prêtre
Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Brunschwig, Hieronymus, ca. 1450-ca. 1512; Grüninger, Johann, d. 1532?, publisher; Choulant, Ludwig, 1791-1861, former owner. DSI; Burndy Library, donor. DSI
texts
eye 2,416
favorite 7
comment 0
Dibner Library copy is imperfect, with the title and colophon leaves wanting. Title and imprint information taken from the OCLC and Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke records for this edition
Topics: Early works to 1800, Distillation, Pharmacy, Botany, Medical, Distillation apparatus, Herbals
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
eye 1,073
favorite 7
comment 0
45 52
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Topics: Bahamas, Natural history, Pre-Linnean works, Southern States
Getty Research Institute
texts
eye 750
favorite 7
comment 0
Imprint from colophon, H7r
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Rösel von Rosenhof, August Johann, 1705-1759; Kleemann, Christian Friedrich Carl, 1735-1789; Moerbeek, Adam Abrahamzoon
texts
eye 1,669
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Insects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prüss, Johann, 1449-1510; Bright, James Franck, 1832-1920, former owner. DSI; Lyell, James Patrick Ronaldson, b. 1871, former owner. DSI; Burndy Library, donor. DSI
texts
eye 3,047
favorite 7
comment 0
Imprint from Goff
Topics: Materia medica, Medicine, Medieval, Botany, Medical, Botany, Minerals in pharmacology
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Schreber, Johann Christian Daniel, 1739-1810; Wagner, Andreas Johann, 1797-1861; Goldfuss, Georg August, 1782-1848
texts
eye 1,647
favorite 7
comment 0
V. 1-4 pub. by Wolfgang Walther
Topic: Mammals
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Schreber, Johann Christian Daniel, 1739-1810; Wagner, Andreas Johann, 1797-1861; Goldfuss, Georg August, 1782-1848
texts
eye 1,630
favorite 10
comment 0
V. 1-4 pub. by Wolfgang Walther
Topic: Mammals
Getty Research Institute
by Paradin, Claude, active 16th century
texts
eye 1,772
favorite 11
comment 0
This ed. previously published in 1614 and 1621; see Landwehr
Topics: Devices (Heraldry) -- Early works to 1800, Emblems -- Early works to 1800
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,567
favorite 14
comment 0
Topic: Musical instruments--Catalogs.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675; Merian, Matthaeus, 1621-1687, ill; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650, publisher; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de quadripedibus libri; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II; Godman, Frederick Du Cane, 1834-1919, former owner. DSI; Bayer, Frederick M., former owner. DSI; Marggraf, Georg, 1610-1644; Burndy Library, donor. DSI
texts
eye 1,839
favorite 10
comment 0
statement of responsibility: Iohannes Ionstonus med. doctor concinnauit
Topics: Animals, Birds, Fishes, Crustacea, Insects, Snakes, Zoology
Smithsonian Libraries
by Guilmard, Désiré, b. 1810; Cuvillier, A., lithographer; Raze, A., lithographer; D. Guilmard et Bordeaux, publisher; D. Guilmard et Bordeaux Frères, publisher; E. Maincent (Firm), publisher; Rigo Frères (Firm), printer of plates; J. Rigo et cie, printer of plates; J. Rigo Lebref et cie, printer of plates; Decan et Lebref, printer of plates; Decan (Firm), printer of plates; Jane Smith Inc. (New York, N.Y.), former owner. DSI; Exposition nationale des produits de l'industrie agricole et manufacturière (1849 : Paris, France)
texts
eye 1,465
favorite 15
comment 0
Each livraison generally contains nine plates illustrating furnishings from three types of collections, i.e. "sièges" (seat furniture), "meubles" (case furniture), and "tentures" (bed and window hangings). The publication was also issued by subscription, and subscribers could choose whether to receive the plates from all three types of collections, or only those parts they were interested in owning
Topics: Periodicals, Furniture design, Cabinetwork, Seating (Furniture), Draperies, Interior decoration
Getty Research Institute
by Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717; Marret, Jean
texts
eye 1,546
favorite 9
comment 0
Title page in red and black with col. vignette
Topics: Insects, Insects, Botany
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August, 1834-1919
texts
eye 4,297
favorite 9
comment 0
Includes bibliographies
Topics: Radiolaria, Radiolaria, Fossil, Rhizopoda
Topics: Art, Archaeology -- Dictionaries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI; Castelli, Pietro, d. ca. 1657. Hyaena odorifera; Merian, Matthaeus, 1621-1687, ill; Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman), 1887-1984, former owner. DSI; Roper, Clyde F. E., 1937- , donor. DSI; De Man, Peter, former owner. DSI; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, former owner. DSI; Richmond, Charles Wallace, 1868-1932, former owner. DSI; Pitfield, Alexander, 1658-1728, former owner. DSI; Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978, former owner. DSI
texts
eye 3,788
favorite 14
comment 0
statement of responsibility: Johannes Jonstonus, Medicinae Doctor, concinnavit
Topics: Zoology, Animals, Birds, Insects, Snakes
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
eye 1,740
favorite 8
comment 0
52
Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Getty Research Institute
by Palatino, Giovanni Battista, active 16th century; Palatino, Giovanni Battista, 16th cent. Libro nuovo d'imparare a scrivere
texts
eye 839
favorite 9
comment 0
First published Rome, 1540, under title: Libro nuovo d'imparare a scrivere. Present ed. is reprint of ed. of 1566 (Rome : Heredi di Valerio & Aloigi Dorici). The woodcut t.p. of that ed. appears on A5r. Cancellaresca Romana is presented on leaves A5v-C3v. Leaves C4r to the end of the vol. are printed from blocks that appeared in early eds. For all the preceding see Bonacini
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Jones, C. S., Mrs; Williams, Henry T
texts
eye 1,292
favorite 10
comment 0
"Third edition"
Topic: Decoration and ornament
Getty Research Institute
texts
eye 1,309
favorite 17
comment 0
Title enclosed by insect drawings
Topics: Insect forms in art and archaeology, Insects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August, 1834-1919; Bibliographisches Institut Leipzig
texts
eye 9,475
favorite 16
comment 0
Includes Supplement-heft. Allgemeine Erläuterung und systematische Übersicht
Topic: Zoology
Getty Research Institute
by Wyss, Urban, d. 1561; Berger, Thiebold, fl. 1551-1584
texts
eye 1,430
favorite 18
comment 0
Letterpress title in woodcut architectural border; woodcut alphabet samples and illustrations
Topics: Alphabets, Copybooks, Penmanship
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jardine, William, 1800-1874; Lizars, W. H. (William Home), 1788-1859, engraver
texts
eye 1,239
favorite 17
comment 0
Printed at bottom of each plate: "For full descriptions vide the Naturalist's library"
Topic: Natural history
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675; Merian, Matthaeus, 1621-1687, ill; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650, publisher; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de quadripedibus libri; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de avibus libri VI; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de piscibus et cetis libri V; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de exanguibus aquaticis libri IV; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de insectis libri III; Jonstonus, Joannes, 1603-1675. Historiae naturalis de serpentibus libri II; Godman, Frederick Du Cane, 1834-1919, former owner. DSI; Bayer, Frederick M., former owner. DSI; Marggraf, Georg, 1610-1644; Burndy Library, donor. DSI
texts
eye 1,448
favorite 17
comment 0
Each part has its own title page and separate pagination. Part 1 (De quadrupedibus [i.e.quadripedibus]) is undated; Nissen gives its date as 1650. Part 2-3 (De serpentis and De insectis) are dated 1653. Part 4 (De exanguibus aquaticis) is dated 1650. Part 5 (De piscibus et cetis) is undated; Nissen gives its date as 1650. Part 6 (De avibus) is dated 1650
Topics: Animals, Birds, Fishes, Crustacea, Insects, Snakes, Zoology
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1682, Botany, Early works to 1800, England, Engravings, gmgpc, Plants anatomy, Pre-Linnean works,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Macy's (Firm)
texts
eye 2,960
favorite 16
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Chicago Art Metal Works.
texts
eye 1,930
favorite 20
comment 0
Topics: Monograms, Jewelry--Catalogs, Leatherwork--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Leather work, Trade...
Smithsonian Libraries
texts
eye 2,555
favorite 24
comment 0
Trade literature
Topics: Milton Bradley Company, Games, Board games, Puzzles, Pictures, Maps, Toys, Blocks (Toys), Novelties
Getty Research Institute
texts
eye 940
favorite 21
comment 0
Topic: Decoration and ornament
Boston College Library
by Matthews, William Henry, 1882-
texts
eye 4,314
favorite 18
comment 0
"Bibliography of mazes and labyrinths" : p. 215-235
Topic: Labyrinths
Agent's trade label pasted on to title page: All information regarding supplying the above, also special designs and estimates, will be supplied by G[eorge]. H. Potts, agent, 92 Princes Street, Edinburgh. Further Potts label to exterior binding. Former GSA library label inside front cover marking location as cupboard P shelf 77. Pencil manuscript inscription Robert Robertson 359 to title page, now crossed through. Further pencil inscription School of Art. Further pen manuscript inscription, now...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Lyon Brothers (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 1,509
favorite 25
comment 0
Topics: General stores--Illinois--Chicago, Fireworks--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Fireworks,...
Getty Research Institute
by Day, Lewis F. (Lewis Foreman), 1845-1910
texts
eye 765
favorite 20
comment 0
Reprint of the 1892 ed. published by B. T. Batsford, London, and Scribner, New York, in series: Text books of ornamental design
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Nature (Aesthetics)
Getty Research Institute
by Rabel, Daniel, ca. 1578-1637; Tavernier, Melchior, d. 1641
texts
eye 1,940
favorite 20
comment 0
Designs for cartouches containing landscapes, most with figures
Topics: Cartouches, Ornamental (Decorative arts), Landscape prints, French, Decoration and ornament,...
California Digital Library
by Zaner, C. P
texts
eye 13,066
favorite 19
comment 0
Topic: Penmanship
California Digital Library
by Cogger, Edward P
texts
eye 3,992
favorite 19
comment 0
Publisher's yellow wrappers, printed in red and black; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper
Boston Public Library
by Rand, Avery & Co
texts
eye 1,402
favorite 24
comment 0
Most leaves have colored borders
Topics: Printing, Type and type-founding
Winterthur Museum Library
by H. O'Neill and Company
texts
eye 3,948
favorite 33
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Topics: Jewelry--Catalogs, Clocks and watches--Catalogs, Silverware--Catalogs, Goldwork--Catalogs,...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,828
favorite 37
comment 0
Topics: Printing, Type and type-founding, Printing machinery and supplies -- Catalogs
California Digital Library
by Maxwell, James Clerk, 1831-1879
texts
eye 35,062
favorite 28
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Electricity, Magnetism, Electricity, Magnetics
Duke University Libraries, British Romantic Literature
by Tymms, W. R. (William Robert); Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877
texts
eye 1,904
favorite 36
comment 0
Illustrated t.-p. in colors
Topics: Illumination of books and manuscripts, Alphabets, Initials
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 8,174
favorite 33
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
California Digital Library
texts
eye 3,341
favorite 34
comment 0
Topics: Lettering, Initials, Decoration and ornament
botanicus
by Dodoens, Rembert,; Gerard, John,; John Norton.; Priest, Robert,
texts
eye 4,979
favorite 33
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1597, Botany, Botany, Medical, Early works to 1800, England, Herbals, Materia medica, Vegetable,...
Titlepage in red and black. - With an additional titlepage, lithographed LV
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Winterthur Museum Library
by Carson Pirie Scott
texts
eye 4,308
favorite 43
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Dress accessories--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Musical...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,767
favorite 53
comment 0
Topics: Printing, Type and type-founding
Canadian Libraries
by T. Eaton Co
texts
eye 74,060
favorite 44
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: T. Eaton Co, Commercial catalogs
Getty Research Institute
by Werner, Abraham Gottlob, 1749-1817; Syme, Patrick, 1774-1845, editor; Blackwood, William, 1776-1834, bookseller; Cadell, Thomas, 1773-1836, bookseller; James Ballantyne and Co., printer
texts
eye 12,875
favorite 48
comment 0
Final page blank
Topics: Colors, Color guides, Color
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Tanaka, Kikuo; Takazieva, Kiyoshi
texts
eye 2,031
favorite 41
comment 0
Vol. 1 in box, n.d. (18--?)
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Design, Crests
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Design, Decorative
Half t.p.: L'ornementation par la plante
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Winterthur Museum Library
by Harris & Company (Salem, Oh.)
texts
eye 6,290
favorite 51
comment 0
Topics: Commercial art--Catalogs, Drugs--Labeling--Catalogs, Pharmacy paraphernalia--Catalogs, Trade...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
eye 71,057
favorite 43
comment 3
10
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Botany -- Great Britain, Wild flowers -- Great Britain Identification
Internet Archive Books
by Gress, Edmund G. (Edmund Geiger), 1872-1934; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner; Frederic W. Goudy Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 8,381
favorite 57
comment 0
Topics: Printing, Graphic design (Typography), Advertising layout and typography
Community Texts
texts
eye 36,321
favorite 41
comment 0
New Spencerian Compendium, Spencerian Authors, 1879
Topic: calligraphy
Imperfect: plate I wanting
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets
American Libraries
texts
eye 4,970
favorite 48
comment 0
Irregular paging
Topics: Printing machinery and supplies, Printing