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Image Name
Venice, by Mortimer Menpes - The Wooden Spoon Seller (1904)
Mountains and Lakes of Switzerland and Italy - Porlezza (1871)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 1, Pt. 2 - C. Colonnes du temple de Minerve Polyade etc., Colonnes Corinthiennes etc. (1823)
Rome, Painted and Described - (1905)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Asie] Vol. 2 - Danseurs appeles Balok (1817)
Illustrations of the Rock-Cut Temples of India [Atlas] - Kylas (1865)
Clouds in the East - A Cossack of the Line (1876)
Die Serben an der Adria - Hirten bei Gaba (1870)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 6 - XVII. Le jeu du svayky, du babky (1827)
From Damascus to Palmyra - Temple of the Sun, Palmyra (1908)
Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's Mission Vol. 2 - Front Cover (1859)
The Sundhya, or, the Daily Prayers of the Brahmins - Poojah [Puja] of Vishnoo [Vishnu]. Pouring water on the Saligram [Saligrama] (1851)
The High-Road of Empire - The Market, Colombo (1905)
Album Pittoresque de la Fregate La Thetis et de la Corvette L'Esperance - Vue prise sur les cours de la rivière San Matheo, a la hauteur de la Cueva (Ile Lucon, Philippines) (1828)
An Artist in the Riviera - Mentone, from Caravan (1915)
Narrative of a Journey in the Interior of China - [Untitled Monkey] (1818)
Pencil Sketches of Montana - (1868)
Sketches of Portugal and Spain - Shepherds of the Plains of Leon (1809)
Views in the Ottoman Empire - Part of the Harbour of Macri (1803)
Daring Deeds of Famous Pirates - Front Cover (1917)
Pioneers in Australasia - Oceanic Negro Type from the Northernmost Solomon Islands (1912)
Line of March of a Bengal Regiment of Infantry - Title Page (1840)
The Royal Illustrated Atlas - Railway Map of the British Isles (1872)
Montreux, Painted and Described - (1908)
Recueil de Cent Estampes Representant Differentes Nations du Levant - Arabe du Desert (1714)
Hungary, Painted and Described - (1909)
Norway, Painted and Described - Romsdals Horn (1905)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 5 - XVI. Exterieur de la cathedrale de Burgos (1825)
Views and descriptions of Cyclopian, or, Pelasgic remains - Walls at Setium [I] (1834)
Select Views of the Rock and Fortress of Gibraltar - Europa Pass (1846)
Album des classischen Alterthums - Chor (1870)
The Costume of the Inhabitants of Russia - An Officer of the Imperial Foot Guards (1809)
Sketches in Afghaunistan - The tomb of the Emperor Baber (1842)
The Royal Illustrated Atlas - Countries in the Northern Tropical Regions of Africa (1872)
The Beautiful Scenery and Chief Places of Interest throughout the Crimea - Tomb of Mithridates, near the Lazaretto of Kertch (1856)
Saracenic and Norman Remains - (1840)
Animate Creation Vol. 2 - Dipper Wagtails and Wrens (1885)
Aves Hawaiienses : the Birds of the Sandwich Islands - Anous hawaiiensis (1890)
Voyages and Travels to India, Ceylon, the Red Sea, Abyssinia, and Egypt Vol. 2 - Suakini Arab (1809)
Pencil Sketches of Colorado - Amalgamating Room (1866)
The Black Hills - Bare Peak from Mouth of Bare Peak Creek (1876)
The Costume of the Inhabitants of Russia - Nuns of St. Basil (1809)
Antiquities of Mexico Vol. 6 - Book Display IV (1831)
Itineraire Pittoresque du Fleuve Hudson Atlas - Road and Bridge over the Mohawk (1828)
Views of the Adirondack Mountain Region - View at Lake Colden (1838)
Das Illustrirte Mississippithal - Mouths of the Mississippi (1857)
Voyage d'Exploration en Indo-Chine [Atlas-Vol. 1] - Front Cover (1873)
A Description of some Ancient Monuments in Lydia and Phyrgia - Monument on the Right Entering the Plain of Dogan-Lu (1842)
Civitates Orbis Terrarum Vol. 4 - Antiqvae Vrbis Romae Imago Accvratiss Bottom (1588)
Clouds in the East - A Serious Recontre in the Mountains (1876)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Amerique] Vol. 1 - Naturels de Sithanak et d'Unalaschka (1820)
American Scenery Vol. II - Barhydt's Lake (near Saratoga) (1840)
Artistic Colored Views of Oxford - The Old Divinity Schools, Oxford (1900)
The Martial Achievements of Great Britain - Landing of the British Troops in Egypt, March 8, 1801 (1815)
Historia de las Indias de Nueva Espana y Islas de Tierra Firme Atlas - Trat: 3 - Lamina 6 (1880)
Voyage Pittoresque dans les Grands Deserts du Nouveau Monde - Ustensiles de Peche (1862)
Pencil Sketches of Montana - (1868)
Album des classischen Alterthums - Vestalin (1870)
Dickinsons' Great Exhibition of 1851 - Canada (1852)
The Mansions of England in the Olden Time Vol. 4 - Title Page (1839)
The Cape Peninsula: Pen and Colour Sketches - Constantia Valley and False Bay, with Cape Point (1910)
Brittany by Mortimer Menpes - (1912)
The Seat of War in the East Vol. 1 - A Quiet Night in the Batteries. A Sketch in the Greenhill Battery (Major Chapman's) 29th Jany. 1855. (1855)
Le Jupiter Olympien - Pl. XI. Restitution du temple de Jupiter à Olympie (1815)
Constantinople Painted and Described - The Walls; the Tower of Isaac Angelus (1906)
Naval Actions of the War of 1812 - Title Page (1896)
Artistic Colored Views of Oxford - St. Giles and Martyrs Memorial, Oxford (1900)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 4 - XXIX. Costume des Falaisans (1824)
Relics & Memorials of London City - The Watling Tavern and St. Mary Aldermary (1910)
English Lake Scenery - Rydal: Lower Fall (1880)
Line of March of a Bengal Regiment of Infantry - Panorama XV (1840)
Head-Hunters of Borneo - Tattooed Woman of Long-Wai (1882)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Asie] Vol. 3 - Enseignes militaires (1817)
An Historical Atlas - A.D. 1100. Period Of The First Crusade. (1830)
Explorations in the Interior of the Labrador Peninsula Vol. 1 - Front Cover (1863)
Hungary, Painted and Described - (1909)
Historical Researches on the Conquest of Peru, Mexico - Back Cover (1827)
North American Indians Vol. 1 - Fig. 60 (1926)
Below the Cataracts - A Lane in the Tulun Quarter at Cairo (1907)
Relics of the Honourable British East India Company - A Licence from Charles I to the Governor and Company of Merchants of London Trading to the East Indies (1909)
The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster Vol. 2 - North Aisle (1812)
The Last of the Arctic Voyages Vol. 2 - Natural History Drawings X (1855)
From Damascus to Palmyra - Court of a Damascene House (1908)
The Great Southwest - Interior Hopi House, Grand Canyon, Arizona (1919)
Select Views in India - A View of the North End of Chunar Gur (1797)
Vues de l'Exposition Universelle - Title Page (1889)
Album des classischen Alterthums - Title Page (1870)
The Last of the Arctic Voyages Vol. 2 - Snowflake II (1855)
Promenades Pittoresques dans Constantinople Atlas - XIX. Vue de Thérapia (1817)
Clouds in the East - A Skirmish with Robbers in Mazanderan (1876)
Le Costume Ancien et Moderne [Europe] Vol. 3, Pt. 2 - CXXIV. Habillement du XIII.<sup>e</sup> siecle (1823)
Album Pintoresco de la Isla de Cuba - Alameda de Paula (1855)
The Illustrated Atlas - Western Hemisphere (1851)
Atlas de Historia fisica y Politica de Chile Vol. 1 - Natural History Plate (1854)
A Voyage to Cochinchina - Cochin Chinese Shipping on the River Taifo (1806)
Greece Painted and Described - The Acropolis with Kallirrhoe in the Foreground (1906)
The Martial Achievements of Great Britain - Death of Sir John Moore, Jan 17, 1809 (1815)
The Redemption of Egypt - The Pyramids of Gizeh (1899)
American Scenery Vol. II - Scene among the Highlands on Lake George (1840)
Atlas de Historia fisica y Politica de Chile Vol. 2 - Natural History Plate (1854)