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2 edition of 19th century pictures found in the catalog.

19th century pictures

Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd.

19th century pictures

from various sources which will be sold at Christie"s Great Rooms on Friday 30 November 1990.

by Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd.

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Published by Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Sale catalogue.

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Open LibraryOL14286900M

  “Tells the story of the extensive use of arsenic in the 19th century [and] includes pictures of objects and artworks made from substances that incorporated arsenic, and advertisements for arsenic-filled products for Victorian women, such as soap with a doctor’s certificate to ensure its harmlessness.”/5(37).   The digitizing of vintage photographs continues in archives and libraries around the world. Last year the New York Public Library digitized its photographic collections and posted them online. The photos in the Library's Dorot Jewish Division include hundreds of 19th Century pictures of Jerusalem and Palestine. Below we post several of the pictures taken in the first .

  6 Jokes From 19th Century America: NPR History Dept. History books tell us that times were hard in the s. But there was occasional humor. Some of it was even funny. The production of pictures (like the population and most goods and services) increased exponentially in the wake of the Industrial Revolution. and books that proliferated at an astounding rate. Where eighteenth-century publications had been illustrated usually with copperplate etchings and engravings, in the nineteenth century a broad array.

  Rare 19th-century images show China at the dawn of photography "You have to realize that everything, even photos of buildings, were taken with an agenda," Gaskell said in a phone interview. Modern publishing: from the 19th century to the present. The 19th century. Price regulation. Development of copyright law. The early 20th century. The first literary agents. Effects of World War I. Design standards. The Great Depression. World War II and the postwar period. The postwar period. The paperback revolution.


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