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Author Topic: Online Illustrated Manuscripts Gallery  (Read 2567 times)

tabletguy

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Online Illustrated Manuscripts Gallery
« on: April 16, 2008, 05:09:38 AM »
The British Library has an online "Turning the Pages" gallery of illustrated books, etc

http://www.bl.uk/onl...ry/ttp/ttpbooks.html

Here's a sampling from the page above:

  • SKETCHES BY LEONARDO (from his personal notebook)
  • THE ORIGINAL ALICE Written and illustrated by Lewis Carroll 
  • MOZART'S MUSICAL DIARY With 75 audio excerpts 
 
 

tomos

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Re: Online Illustrated Manuscripts Gallery
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2008, 05:28:58 AM »
lovely stuff :up:

so far I've looked at a beautiful early Koran,
first atlas of Europe and
early writing of Jane Austen (that I just last week read - "Catharine" Oxford classics)
Tom
« Last Edit: April 16, 2008, 05:30:44 AM by tomos »