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Japanese Screens in Miniature: Six Masterpieces of the Momoyama Period

[Catalogue Record]

Box Container [ill.]

Screen No. 5: Empty Sleeves [ill., ca. 1615]



Narrative of an Expedition...

...Undertaken Under the Direction of the Late Mr. Assistant Surveyor E.B. Kennedy,

for the

Exploration of the Country Lying Between Rockingham Bay & Cape York

by Wm. Carron,

One of the Survivors


[Catalogue Record]

Dedication [ill.]

(to William Carron's father, Charles Carron, 1855)

Map of Cape York [ill.]

Complete text (Project Gutenberg Australia)

A brief account of the ill-fated 1848 expedition 

& a map of Captain Kennedy's route across Cape York (Project Gutenberg Australia)



The Naturalist's Library / Wm. Jardine, Ed.

[40 v., ca. 1833-1855: Henson Collection]

[Catalogue Record]

Table of Contents [ill.] (from

Butterflies (from v.28/I of Entomology/Insects, at



Liv Valmestad's Exhibition Catalogue

LINEARIS [Catalogue Record]

LINEARIS Cover (2009) [ill.]

Exhibition: SYNERGY (2005) [ill.]



Heart Throbs of the Halifax Horror

Stanley K. Smith; Covers illustrated by Arthur Lismer

[Catalogue Record]

Cover & Back-Cover [ills.] NOTE: the Back-Cover is advertising a fully illustrated edition by Lismer

List of Dead, Blue insert [pp. 112/113]