Sarah Werner

Sarah Werner

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using white paper to make the onion skin typescript readable

using white paper to make the onion skin typescript readable

Aaron T. Pratt on Twitter: "So excited—about to CT scan this 15th-century engraved woodblock @ransomcenter that was used to print devotional broadsides. Will be 3D printing some facsimiles and releasing our 3D models to the public!… https://t.co/f9kYJB2wmI"

Aaron T. Pratt on Twitter: "So excited—about to CT scan this 15th-century engraved woodblock @ransomcenter that was used to print devotional broadsides. Will be 3D printing some facsimiles and releasing our 3D models to the public!… https://t.co/f9kYJB2wmI"

Rosenbach's "bat book"--a girdle book with sheets that unfold (OPenn: MS 1004/29 Almanack)

Rosenbach's "bat book"--a girdle book with sheets that unfold (OPenn: MS 1004/29 Almanack)

Cronologia universale, che facilita lo studio d... : a plate folded over, covering a portrait (via @historiacalam)

Cronologia universale, che facilita lo studio d... : a plate folded over, covering a portrait (via @historiacalam)

Selected Poems of Matthew Prior; frontispiece covered w protective sheet and digitizer's auto-correccted fingers (via @mducman)

Selected Poems of Matthew Prior; frontispiece covered w protective sheet and digitizer's auto-correccted fingers (via @mducman)

Berlement (Venice 1646) from Madrid via HathiTrust

Berlement (Venice 1646) from Madrid via HathiTrust

e v verso (seq. 8) of the 1487 Divine Comedy; gorgeous cuts! but where's the rest of the book?

e v verso (seq. of the 1487 Divine Comedy; but where's the rest of the book?

“can someone who understands the back-end of EEBO explain this? why is only Q2 attributed?   (i’m *not* asking “why shakespeare?”)” [start of a long thread about EEBO metadata & cataloging errors]

“can someone who understands the back-end of EEBO explain this? why is only attributed? (i’m *not* asking “why shakespeare?”)” [start of a long thread about EEBO metadata & cataloging errors]

John Overholt on Twitter: "Look out, Google Books is tripping again. https://t.co/mF8WtSYF2L https://t.co/OLG5UkImyh"

John Overholt on Twitter: "Look out, Google Books is tripping again. https://t.co/mF8WtSYF2L https://t.co/OLG5UkImyh"

Psalmi, etc (Plantin 1629)

Psalmi, etc (Plantin 1629)

Psalmi, Prouerbia, Ecclesiastes (Plantin 1629), image of page 9--look at all that fore-edge!

Psalmi, Prouerbia, Ecclesiastes (Plantin image of page at all that fore-edge!

Mitch Fraas on Twitter: "The detritus of digitization. Paper losses. From a HathiTrust context shot.  https://t.co/eFb6QR09Xc https://t.co/tgmEMUV1ue"

Mitch Fraas on Twitter: "The detritus of digitization. Paper losses. From a HathiTrust context shot. https://t.co/eFb6QR09Xc https://t.co/tgmEMUV1ue"

Kathleen McCallum on Twitter: "@BDLSS @DigitaVaticana If would appear this squirrel is standing up to the bull - When images bleed thru https://t.co/K7gcj5LI0P f.61r & f.61v https://t.co/qEAa7DqaSe"

Kathleen McCallum on Twitter: "@BDLSS @DigitaVaticana If would appear this squirrel is standing up to the bull - When images bleed thru https://t.co/K7gcj5LI0P f.61r & f.61v https://t.co/qEAa7DqaSe"

Joshua Calhoun on Twitter: "Smushed Spider in Donne Poems (1633): "Sure, Cecily, this elegy is all abt *your* mortality" @MorganLibrary #spiders https://t.co/CYQlEg0LpV"

“Smushed Spider in Donne Poems "Sure, Cecily, this elegy is all abt *your* mortality"

Helen Smith on Twitter: "Early modern spider.   #vanitas https://t.co/ajHKsVj315"

Helen Smith on Twitter: "Early modern spider. #vanitas https://t.co/ajHKsVj315"