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John Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection

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Showing 151–180 of 1,611 items
  1. Parmele, George L.
    Image | 1893

    Brown ink on beige paper. Contains an image of a man in livery blowing a valveless trumpet with a banner hanging from it displaying the originator's motto. The date is written as a cipher on the left.
  2. Parmele, George L.
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    Red and black ink on beige paper. Decorative border of interlaced vines.
  3. Toedteberg, Augustus, 1823 or 4-1909
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    Black ink on ivory paper. Contains image of a forest with two trees in the foreground. In the background, a statue of a figure with upraised arm, erected upon the domed top of a building. Roundel inset portrait of ancient German warrior, Teutobochus.
  4. Harris, Norman Wait, 1846-1916
    Image | 1896

    Coat of arms. Escutchoen: gules (red) three fleurs-de-lis argent. Crest: an eagle on a winged globe. Motto: Aquila non captat muscas (An eagle does not snare flies)
  5. Hesilrige, Lady Maynard, 1817-1864.
    Image

    Black ink on pink paper. Contains a decorative border.
  6. Bird, Mary Frances
    Image | 1903

    banner below displaying music.
  7. Greenwood, George H.
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    staff of music
  8. Knox, Charlotte D.
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    crested by banner: "Munchen"
  9. Noll, Maxwell H.
    Image | 1903

    Iinverted triangular image, central text flanked by two cockatrices
  10. Peddle, John B. (John Bailey), 1868-1933.
    Image | 1901

    Contains image of a man with walking stick apparently returning home at sunset
  11. Harris, Kennett, 1864-
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    scattered manuscript and blank sheets of paper
  12. Wing, Frederick Merritt, b. 1887
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    Contains a crest with wing motif. Below, books, oil lamp. Some spine labels are legible: 'Voltaire', 'Life & thought of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus', 'Works of Charles Dickens'. Artist's initials where ends meet of ribbon bearing text.
  13. Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899
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    Printed in rose. Cipher: DALY and laughing face.
  14. Wendell, William
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    Coat of arms. Shield with galleon and crossed anchors (re-engraving of an older English plate). Crest: galleon
  15. Brown University. Library
    Image

    Text in cursive letters
  16. Brown University. Library
    Image

    Contains modified image of Brown's University seal: Within a roundel with border text: 'Sigillum Universitatis Brunensis', an escutcheon: Argent (silver), a cross gules (red) between four open_file books of the first (argent), bound of the second (gules). Crest: a demi-sun issuant radiant or (gold) through clouds argent. Motto: In deo speramus (We trust in God)
  17. Brown University. Library
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    Line drawing of Egyptian writing on tablet
  18. Kauffeld, Elizabeth C.
    Image

    Personal name in frame
  19. Perry, Preston A.
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    hourglass, manuscript page [illegible].
  20. Selden, Jose M.
    Image

    Open book, skull on closed book, lamp.
  21. Chaussé, Joseph-Alcide, 1868-1944
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    ink pot and quill. Border of leaves.
  22. Chaussé, Joseph-Alcide, 1868-1944
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    Shield with Corinthian column and Masonic symbols
  23. Chaussé, Joseph-Alcide, 1868-1944
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    Coat of arms with Corinthian column and Masonic symbols
  24. Harvard College Library.
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    Seal of Harvard College.
  25. Freudenthal, Maude H.; Freudenthal, George S.
    Image | 1904

    open_file book and oil lamp in frame with quatrefoil flowers
  26. Murray, James
    Image | 1899

    square and compass. Artist's initials as cipher, lower left.
  27. Duluth Public Library
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    Text within decorative border incl. small stylized flowers.
  28. Duluth Public Library
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    Textual form
  29. Pope, Alexander Winthrop, d. 1915.
    Image | 1903

    the sky is light, with masses of clouds. The ensemble suggests the pleasant tranquility such as appeals strongly to the book lover." (Remarks, v.1: 10)
  30. Marshall. Frank Evans
    Image | 1895

    Man in waistcoat reading at a desk with two lit candles, decanter, glass