Category: illustrations

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“New Illustration of the Sexual System: The Temple of Flora, or Garden of Nature,” written by Robert Thornton with illustrations by Carl Linnaeus, 1807. (Via archive.org)

collectorsweekly: “Physica Sacra,” a book of s…

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“Physica Sacra,” a book of scientific evidence and theories in support of the Old Testament by Johann Jakob Scheuchzer with copper-plate engravings by several artists, 1731.

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‘How it works’ The Computer – A Ladybird Book by David Carey, 1971
Illustrations by B. H. Robinson

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Stunning illustrations for the book “Animal Mechanism: A Treatise on Terrestrial and Aerial Locomotion,” from 1874. (Via the Biodiversity Heritage Library)