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- Collection: Rare Book Bookplates
Example of Charles MacA. Willcox bookplate. Black and white image of a room with books and statue on desk. Motto at the top read: Bards of Passion and of Mirth, Ye Have Left Your Souls on Earty. Bookplate can be found in Cobwebs from an empty skull…
Example of James Robert Bashore Jr. bookplate. Black and white image of comedy and tragedy masks with two hands.
Example of a Harold Glendon Steele bookplate. Gold coloring image of a naked man kneeling. Above the man is the motto: become what you are. Bookplate can be found in Poor Richard's Almanack by Benjamin Franklin.
Example of a Ned Guymon bookplate. Black and white image of a skull with a nail through it. Tree in the background and in foreground image of a person's arm.
Example of a Ray and Pat Browne Popular Culture Library bookplate. Image is red and white. Bookplate can be found in Brief candles: stories by Aldous Huxley.
Example of a John Morgan bookplate. Black and white image with motto around the border. Motto reads: The house the Lord builds not we vaily strive to build it. Images also includes a house with angels building it. Bookplate can be found in The poems…
Example of an Alice G.C. Clark bookplate. Black and white herald. Bookplate can be found in Metrical tales and other poems by Samuel Lover.
Example of a Maurice Baring bookplate. Black and white image with motto around the edge. Motto reads: here goes a ship with a cargo of books to the city of dreams. Dated June 1897. Image is of a ship sailing down a river with tress on one bank and a…