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unnaturalist:

finger of Gallieo

unnaturalist:

finger of Gallieo

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spacetravelco:

Scientific engravings from 1850

by John Philipps Emslie

(via the Wellcome Collection)

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steampunktendencies:

Abandoned Victorian Style Greenhouse

steampunktendencies:

Abandoned Victorian Style Greenhouse

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ooksaidthelibrarian:

n41_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.
Via Flickr: An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India :. London,Printed for the author by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street; and sold by Messrs, Rivingtons, Str. Paul’s Church Yard; White, Fleet Street, Faulder, Bond Street; and H. D. Symonds, Patersonter Row,1800..biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25494961

ooksaidthelibrarian:

n41_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
An epitome of the natural history of the insects of India :.
London,Printed for the author by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street; and sold by Messrs, Rivingtons, Str. Paul’s Church Yard; White, Fleet Street, Faulder, Bond Street; and H. D. Symonds, Patersonter Row,1800..
biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25494961

eatbarberrypieordie:

The Wish (The Fortune Teller) Theodor von Holst ca. 1840

eatbarberrypieordie:

The Wish (The Fortune Teller) Theodor von Holst ca. 1840

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books0977:

Idun and Brage (1846). Nils Jakob Blommér (Swedish, 1816-1853). Oil on canvas. Malmö Konstmuseum.
Brage is the son of Odin, and Idun is his wife. Brage is celebrated for his wisdom and is generally associated with bragr, the Norse word for poetry. In Norse mythology, Idun is a goddess associated with apples and youth.

books0977:

Idun and Brage (1846). Nils Jakob Blommér (Swedish, 1816-1853). Oil on canvas. Malmö Konstmuseum.

Brage is the son of Odin, and Idun is his wife. Brage is celebrated for his wisdom and is generally associated with bragr, the Norse word for poetry. In Norse mythology, Idun is a goddess associated with apples and youth.

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neildransfieldtattoo:

Grafting on the lords day………

neildransfieldtattoo:

Grafting on the lords day………

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aestatestudio:

Oberlausitzer Science Library in Görlitz

aestatestudio:

Oberlausitzer Science Library in Görlitz

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theblacklacedandy:

steampunktendencies:

The Study Set from the Haunted Mansion.

*swoons* Oh my goodness! I need it!

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peashooter85:

Extremely ornate flintlock pistol with ivory stock originating from St. Etienne, France, mid 18th century.  Crafted in the style of ivory stocked pistols from Maastricht during the 17th century.

Sold at Auction: $18,000 Euro

(Source: hermann-historica.de, via ooksaidthelibrarian)

mossofthewoodsjewelry:

My first attempt at a “logo” for the business. It’s… not great. But maybe I can clean it up.
Actually, honestly, what do you think?

mossofthewoodsjewelry:

My first attempt at a “logo” for the business. It’s… not great. But maybe I can clean it up.

Actually, honestly, what do you think?

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wapiti3:

Natural history of insects, beetles / by M. Le Comte de Castelnau … with an introduction by Mr. … Brullé. on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
explanation of plates > www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/82461#page/157/mode/1up
Publication info Paris: Bibliophile Society, 1850.
Contributing Library:
NCSU Libraries
BioDiv. library

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renquise:

alecshao:

Tim Hawkinson - Mobius Ship (2011)

WHOA.

(Source: likeafieldmouse, via ooksaidthelibrarian)

wapiti3:

Biologia Centrali-Americana :zoology, botany and archaeology /edited by Frederick Ducane Godman and Osbert Salvin. on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
Publication info [London :Published for the editors by R. H. Porter],1879-1915
BHL Collections:
Smithsonian Libraries

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