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Book label of Georg Franz Burkhard Kloss

Description: Book label of Georg Franz Burkhard Kloss: “Georgius Kloss, M.D. Francofurti ad Moenum”

Heading: Kloss, Georg Franz Burkhard, 1787-1854

Classmark: A10.16/1508

Source: Psalterium cum apparatu vulgari firmiter appresso, 1508

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Manuscript inscription of J. William Seales

Description: Manuscript inscription of J. William Seales:”J. William Seales Brompton Cemetery 1873″

Heading: Seales, William J., active 19th century

Classmark: A85.0/M36

Source: Gardiner, Stephen. A traictise declaryng and plainly prouyng, that the pretensed marriage of priestes, and professed persones, is no mariage, 1554

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Armorial bookplate of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

Description: Armorial bookplate (Architectural style) of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin Motto: En avant

Heading: Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore, 1812-1852

Classmark: G55/C31

Source: Giovanni Battista Cavalieri, Ecclesiae Anglicanae trophaea, 1584

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Heinrich Vogeler (1872—1942)

The German artist, Heinrich Vogeler, had a very complicated life. In his autobiography [Erinnerungen (Memories) published 10 years after his death by his friend Erich Weinert], he wrote “Perhaps this book will fall into the hands of people who are looking for ways to a new life and recognise the false paths in my story so that they will not have to go down them themselves” [“ 275 more words


★ 'An Interesting Letter' by Julius LeBlanc Stewart (1890)

★ Paintings frequently portray great events and grand people, but ‘An Interesting Letter’ by American artist Julius LeBlanc Stewart (1890) shows a scene far more familiar to most people. 139 more words

~ Paint & Pen

Kind Alice; Second Daughter to the Queen

Every year I like to focus on one Queen Victoria’s family who was born or was alive in the 19th century. Naturally, the first yea, I showcased Our Queen. 2,465 more words