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Image Name
Civitates Orbis Terrarum Vol. 4 - Flensbvrgvm et Itzohoa (1588)
Costumes Civils, Militaires et Religieux du Mexique - Maniere de porter des mendicans, pour exciter la pitie (1828)
Atlas Pintoresco e Historico De Los Estados Unidos Mexicanos - Carta Orografica (1885)
The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster Vol. 2 - Title Page (1812)
The Naval Front - The Atlantic Ferry : American Cruisers on Convoy Duty (1920)
The Oriental Album - Turkish Scribe (1862)
Itineraire Pittoresque du Fleuve Hudson Atlas - Falls in the Genesee Rivers (1828)
The Holy Land : Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia Vols. 1 & 2 - The Entrance to the Citadel of Jerusalem (1855)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Asie] Vol. 1 - Ceremonies nuptiales (1815)
Cosmographie Universelle - Ocean indien et mer rouge (1555)
Die Serben an der Adria - Mann aus Doljane (1870)
Upper Canada Sketches - Roger Conant's First Settlement in Darlington, Co., Durham, Upper Canada, 1778 (1898)
Tyrol, Painted and Described - Back Cover (1908)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Asie] Vol. 3 - Costume des Emirs (1817)
Our Italian Front - In the Aerodrome, Vicenza (1920)
Notes and Recollections of the Russian Traveler in Russia - View I (1848)
The Armies of India, Painted and Described - 22nd Punjabis (1911)
Album Pittoresque de la Fregate La Thetis et de la Corvette L'Esperance - Vue intérieure de l'Ile, prise dans les environs du Jardin des plantes de la ville de St. Denis (Ile Bourbon) (1828)
Narrative, of a Five Years Expedition Vol. 2 - The Mountain Cabbage & Maureecee Tree (1796)
Atlas de Historia fisica y Politica de Chile Vol. 1 - Provincia de Chloe (1854)
Naples, Painted and Described - (1904)
A Sketcher's Tour Round the World - Shanghae (1854)
The Fair Dominion - Chateau Frontenac and Dufferin Terrace. Night. Quebec (1911)
Madagascar and the Malagasy - The Fasanrainihiaro (1866)
A Sketch of Assam - Gowahatty (1847)
Elf Landschafts-Ansichten von Java - Kahwah-Patua (1853)
Birds of Britain - Land-Rail (1907)
A Gallery of Heroes and Heroines - James Wolfe of Quebec (1915)
Atlas National Illustre - Dept. De La Correze (1856)
Historical, Military, and Picturesque Observations on Portugal Vol. 1 - Plan of Badajoz (1818)
Voyages and Travels to India, Ceylon, the Red Sea, Abyssinia, and Egypt Vol. 3 - 1. A Small Obelisk, 2. Pedestals or Altars, 3. A Large Altar near the Square, 4. The Pedestal of a Fallen Obelisk, 5. A Detached Stone in the Church Yard (1809)
St. Helena: A Description of the Island - Commidendron Robustum (1875)
Recueil de Cent Estampes Representant Differentes Nations du Levant - Suif (1714)
Ten Coloured Views Taken During the Arctic Expedition - Noon in Mid-Winter (1850)
Geographie Vivante, ou, Tableaux Raisonnes - Le Plongeon, le Chamois, l'Ours (1821)
Dutch Bulbs and Gardens, Painted and Described - A Bulb Farm near Overveen (1909)
A Gallery of Heroes and Heroines - General Gordon (1915)
Travels in South America Vol. 2 - Title Page (1825)
The Banks of the Nile - Fishing-Boats on the Nile (1913)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Amerique] Vol. 2 - Title Page (1821)
Picturesque Scottish Scenery - Ben Nevis from Bannavie (1875)
Voyage Pittoresque dans les Grands Deserts du Nouveau Monde - Monts Witchita (1862)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Asie] Vol. 1 - Anciennes armes de Chinois (1815)
Civitates Orbis Terrarum Vol. 2 - Wissenbvrgvm Rvbreacvm Colmaria Badense Oppidvm Vulgo Oben Baden (1575)
Album des classischen Alterthums - Bogen des Severus in Rom (1870)
Plans and Views of Ornamental Domestic Buildings - Chamber Plan of Weddington Hall (1836)
Russia: Being a Complete Picture of that Empire - A Peasant (1817)
Album of Virginia - View of Weyers Cave - Shell Room (1858)
American Scenery Vol. I - Black Mountain (Lake George) (1840)
Atlas de Historia fisica y Politica de Chile Vol. 1 - Natural History Plate (1854)
History of the Recent Discoveries at Cyrene - Wady Lebaiath between Cyrene and Apollonia (1864)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 5 - LXIV. Deux particuliers, une dame en habit de bal etc. (1825)
Voyage a Athenes et a Constantinopole - Un Prince Armenien et sa femme (1825)
Journal of the Proceedings of the Late Embassy to China - Map of the Route of the British Embassy (1817)
Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America - General View of Kabah (1844)
Reminiscences of the South Seas - From Our Hut at Vao-Vai, Samoa (1912)
A Description of the Sea Coasts in the East Indies - 66) China (1690)
Two Months in the Highlands, Orcadia, and Skye - Title Page (1860)
Habitations Champetres Vol. 2 - Villa du Prado (1848)
Antiquites Mexicaines - 3ème Expedition - Planche XLI (1844)
The Campaign in the Crimea [Series II] - Back Cover (1856)
South America, Painted and Described - A Colombian Indian Mother and Child (1912)
Voyage Pittoresque a Travers l'Isthme de Suez - Suez, vue prise du canal maritime (1870)
Views of the Gold Regions of Australia - Summer-Hill Creek, below Lewis' Ponds. Gold Washing (1851)
Venice, by Mortimer Menpes - Humble Quarters (1904)
Views in Philadelphia and its
vicinity - Sedgeley Park (1827)
Porte-Feuille Geographique et Ethnographique [Atlas] - [Angle of the Sun Diagram] (1820)
The Present State of Peru - Llamas or Peruvian Sheep (1805)
Palestine, Past and Present. Pictorial and Descriptive - Illustrated Title Page (1890)
Canada, Painted and Described - The Citadel, Quebec (1907)
St. Helena: A Description of the Island - Nesiota Elliptica (1875)
Australia Vol. 1 - A Chinese Garden in Victoria (1873)
Gardens of the Great Mughals - XII. The River Terrace of the Taj* (1913)
The Doldenhorn and Weisse Frau - Illustrated Title Page (1863)
Argentina, Past and Present - (1914)
Visit to Alexandria, Damascus, and Jerusalem - Title Page - Volume 1 (1835)
Das Pittoreske Oesterreich - Front Cover - Part 2 (1840)
Antiquities of Mexico Vol. 3 - Back Cover (1831)
Recueil de Cent Estampes Representant Differentes Nations du Levant - Fille de Bulgarie (1714)
Mountains and Molehills - The Bar of a Gambling Saloon (1855)
The Banks of the Nile - The Colonnade, Temple of Luxor (1913)
Album des classischen Alterthums - Grieche (1870)
Voyage Pittoresque et Historique au Bresil Vol. 3 - Quete pour l'entretien de l'église du Rosario (1839)
Washington, the City Beautiful - White House (1918)
Description du Sacre et du Couronnement de Leurs Majestes Imperiales - Leurs Majestes a l'entree de la Cathedrale de l'Assomption (1883)
Kulu: It's Beauties, Antiquities and Silver Mines - The Devil God is Taken Out with Trumpets and Shawms (1873)
The New Zealanders Illustrated - A Feast at Mata-Ta, on the East Coast, Mt. Edgecumbe in the Distance (1847)
Birds of Britain - Woodcock (1907)
South America, Painted and Described - A Bullock Team Hauling Timber in the Chaco, Argentina (1912)
Voyages and Travels to India, Ceylon, the Red Sea, Abyssinia, and Egypt Vol. 2 - View from the Factory at Mocha (1809)
Antiquites Mexicaines - 2ème Expedition - Planche L (1844)
Voyage Pittoresque dans le Bresil - Division 4, Part 3 Wrapper (1835)
Mitchell's New General Atlas - Map of the World on the Mercator Projection (1861)
Views in Egypt - Ferry Boat near Nedssili (1801)
Nombres Geograficos de Mexico [Atlas] - Plate XXXV (1885)
The Mastodon Giganteus of North America - Mastodon giganteus - Plate XXVI (1852)
The Theatre of the Empire of Great-Britain - Huntington (1676)
Viaje Pintoresco y Arqueolojico de la Republica Mejicana - Piramide de Cholula (1840)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 4 - LXIV. Cote de la cathedrale de Cologne, dont la construction a ete commencee au XII<sup>e</sup>. siecle (1824)
Hungary, Painted and Described - (1909)