Sunday, September 30, 2007

Check it out


Bug report: How did that happen?

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

The Baron





















I know I posted material from this site yesterday and that I've also posted Gustave Doré illustrations before [hi the chawed rosin] but this is too good to not share. The humour, vitality and sense of pace and action shine through in this set from The Adventures of Baron Münchhausen. Link…

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Royal Armoury












The Swedish Royal Armoury is in a cellar vault beneath the Royal Palace in Stockholm. The armoury dates from the very beginning of the royal house of Vasa in the early 16th century. Link…

Monday, September 24, 2007

Biology






Ernst Haeckel's Radiolaria book from 1862. Link…

Friday, September 21, 2007

Early Television






Great collection of old TV sets. Link…

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Afghan Dressing






From the Ames Library of South Asia. Link…

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Cars






Fabulous old car brochures, manuals and advertisements. Link…