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Catholic Church. Gradual, Dominican use : manuscript, [ca. 1335 - ca. 1340].

MS Typ 1004

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Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Drawing of a condor, 1830s.
MS Typ 55.12
Houghton Library, Harvard University

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Drawing of a condor, 1830s.

MS Typ 55.12

Houghton Library, Harvard University

Document bearing the seal of Pope Innocent IV (“INNOCENTIVS PP III”), 1248.

MS Typ 418

Houghton Library, Harvard University

Catholic Church. Missal (use of Noyon) : manuscript, [ca. 1240-ca. 1250]

MS Typ 120

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Actress Rosina Brandram in costume for H.M.S. Pinafore and Patience, ca. 1899-1900.

MS Thr 1024

Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University

Legati, Lorenzo. Museo Cospiano annesso a quello del famoso Vlisse Aldrovandi e donato alla sua patria dall’illustrissimo Signor Ferdinando Cospi, 1677. 

IC6.L5235.677m

Houghton Library, Harvard University

Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso, 1608-1679. De motu animalium, 1685.
*IC6 B6447 680db
Houghton Library, Harvard University

Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso, 1608-1679. De motu animalium, 1685.

*IC6 B6447 680db

Houghton Library, Harvard University

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Drawing of a night monkey, 1830s.
MS Typ 55.12
Houghton Library, Harvard University

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Drawing of a night monkey, 1830s.

MS Typ 55.12

Houghton Library, Harvard University

Catholic Church. Antiphonary (Ambrosian rite) :manuscript,[13—]. In extant order.

MS Typ 299 

Houghton Library, Harvard University

Bordes, Charles, 1711-1781. Discours sur les avantages des sciences et des arts, 1752.
*FC7 R7628 B753r
Houghton Library, Harvard University

Bordes, Charles, 1711-1781. Discours sur les avantages des sciences et des arts, 1752.

*FC7 R7628 B753r

Houghton Library, Harvard University