Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

The Comical Mélange

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on October 16, 2008

An anonymous book of humor, published in London in 1833
by A.U. Thiselton – with many illustrations similar to the work of Rodolphe Töpffer.

Foreshadowings of “A Soldier’s Things”?

Topfferiana

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on July 27, 2007

Original sketches by Rodolphe Topffer from an album, ca. 1830s-1840s