houghtonlib:

Cigar box labels, late 19th century.

H 5444.25.3

Houghton Library, Harvard University


conservethis:

Note on architectural drawing.

conservethis:

Note on architectural drawing.

(via themindofaconservator)



wapiti3:

Kreuterbuch: plants, Shrubs, fruits, vegetables, trees, for the comfort and benefit of man. on Flickr.

By Bock, Hieronymus, 1498-1554 Josias Rihel. ,ht
Publication info Printed at Strasbourg: [By Josiam Rihel], 1560
BHL Collections:
Missouri Botanical Garden’s Materia Medica

(via thedruidsteaparty)


poemsfromthethames:

"T. CA / GOTS / EW," from the Thames foreshore. (Source)

poemsfromthethames:

"T. CA / GOTS / EW," from the Thames foreshore. (Source)


Lord Byron, no
Everyone who knew him, probably (via fyeahgothicromance)

(via his-name-was-writ-in-water)


Thou shalt not live;
That I may tell pale-hearted fear it lies
And sleep in spite of thunder.
William ShakespeareMacbeth (4.1.84-86)

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baroqueart:

Immaculate La cieguecita (detail) by Juan Martínez Montañés
Date: 1631

baroqueart:

Immaculate La cieguecita (detail) by Juan Martínez Montañés

Date: 1631


osurarebooks:

Putto with a compass in OSU’s 1575 edition of Euclid’s Elements

osurarebooks:

Putto with a compass in OSU’s 1575 edition of Euclid’s Elements

(via beckerrarebooks)


yebitchbooby:

Plane doodles from a book on spain

yebitchbooby:

Plane doodles from a book on spain

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