Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

The Lantern – part 1

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on May 27, 2011

Pages from issues of handmade juvenile publications, The Lantern, created by 8-year-old Frederic Gerrish of Portland, Maine, 1853-1859.

Tune in again later for the tale of John Carty . . .

As in a Mirror

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on December 14, 2009

A plate from The magic lantern; or, Les ombres patriotiques…
London: Printed for J. Owen, No.168, Picadilly, opposite Bond-street, 1794.

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