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House, J., jr.
Tyler, George W., 1851...
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Renaissance scholar studying; busts of Dante and Socrates on bookshelves. A central inset with text on banners and shield with owner's initials: MV
Russell, J. Scott (John Scott), 1808-1882.
Ship at sea with sails furled, bearing large escutcheon and banner with motto: depressus extollor. Owner's monogram on ship.
Flying fish. Motto: De profundis (out of the depths)
Halsey, Herbert Drake, 1872-
Verse: warning to borrowers.
Godard, George S. (George Seymour), 1865-1936
Elaborate doorway, ornamented above by double eagle, heraldic crest, and stag's head
University of Texas. Library.
Tyler, George W., 1851-1927
Seal of the University of Texas: within a circle gules (red), a disk azure (blue) with the motto 'Disciplina praesidium civitatis' surrounding a shield tenné (orange) bearing a mullet (star) within a...
Raymond, L. Virginia
Garden gate and flowers, house visible through gateway arch.
Man sits reading by light of candle and bright star at an open window; in the room a large hand loom upon which a cloth decorated with stars is being woven; a shuttle and an open book with title shown:...
Stock bookplate. Multicolored. Woman sits on floor cushion examining a book in front of a bookcase with lift-up glass doors.
Conkling, James Cook, 1816-1889
Faded black ink on beige paper. There are decorative lines encasing the name and location of the bookplate's owner.
Coat of arms. Eschutcheon: or (gold) three garbs (sheaves) in a bend azure (blue) between 6 Jerusalem crosses of the same. Crest: a garb flanked by wings. Motto: Dat deus incrementum (God gives the increase)....
Bateman, J. M.
Coat of arms. Escutcheon: or (gold), an ostrich feather argent (silver) on a chevron gules (red) between three escallops (shells). Crest: a pheasant proper. Motto: Nec pretio nec prece (Neither by entreaty...
Corwin, John Adams.
Dark grey ink on ivory paper. Contains a shield with fret and crescent, surmounted by a unicorn (head and neck) on a bar.
Pope, Alexander Winthrop, d. 1915.
Pope describes his bookplate thus: "My book plate was designed by Jay Chambers of New York, and shows a standing figure of a gentle-man of the 1830 period, reading at a high table. He is perusing a large...
Smith, Adelaide M.
Owner's initials written as a cipher; mask, books
Elliott, William Rupert
Border of maple leaves each bearing letters to form owner's name. Apple tree bearing shields and ribbons with text. Two insets: (1) Beaver and mountain lake, (2) two hikers on path, sun on horizon (with...
Parmele, George L.
Motto ('Duce natura sequor') and crest (In grass, otter proper, in his mouth a fish) of Paine (q.v.), heraldic aspect of escutcheon replaced by picture of books and oil lamp.
Niewonhuyse, A. von
Inside a shell frame, surrounded by wheat and grape plants, a winged lion with his front paws on an open book showing owner's initials: 'HM'
Cipher within carved frame.
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