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BRA2505 Oversize Folder 33
Hymns celebrating the third centennial of the Virgin Mary of Guadalupe.
BRA2506 Oversize Folder 34
These two poems eulogize one of nineteenth century Mexico's most influential military and political leaders, General Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón, more commonly known as Santa Anna.
BRA2504 Oversize Folder 28
Anonymous pamphlet responding to a pamphlet about the institution of the patronage.
BRA2508 Oversize Folder 42
A religious exercise involves three people coming together to pray three times daily, symbolizing the unity of the Holy Trinity. Each day in the morning, noon, and evening, all three people, individually or together, are required to pray the Gloria…
BRA2506 Oversize Folder 35
Compilation of common prayers and a wide variety of religious songs.
BRA2504 Oversize Folder 29
This pamphlet defends the Society of Jesus, the Jesuits, from its critics.
Dramatic work that depicts Isaac as a prefiguration of Christ.
The Priests' Eucharistic League
This periodical contains an essay about the Eucharistic wine, a sermon describing how the performance of the Eucharist can aid in one's quest for salvation, an essay over the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, and a study about the prayers and ceremonies…
The structure that I have chosen to use is the French bookbinder Benjamin Elbel’s dos rapporté. The volume lies open nicely and is a sturdy structure for a reference book that would be used regularly. The design is on Strathmore 80-pound acid-free…
Gebrochener Rücken (modified Bradel) binding with text sewn onto tapes. Covers made of watered silk, embroidered with Tudor-era motifs in silk and metallic gold, and embellished with seed pearls. Gold and white decorated endpapers, hand-sewn silk…
Full deep blue Harmatan goatskin with feathered alum-tawed and multicolored onlays, using a puckering technique for dimensional texture. Cover scene illustrates waves washing upon the shoreline delivering sea creatures. The starfish is built up into…
Blank book covered in full goat parchment using a laced-case structure. Text sewn on parchment straps laced through cover, silk front-bead endband sewn on flat parchment core. Covering parchment attached to case using mechanical non-adhesive methods.…
Box binding made of goatskin, frog leather, elephant leather, and goat horns. Sobota three-board binding structure covered with brown goatskin, book-box edges covered with orange snakeskin, center of boards with oval cutouts, light goat parchment…
Hollow-back binding sewn on three frayed linen cords, quarter leather bound in the skin of a copperhead snake shot and tanned by the binder in August 2007. Top edge gilt, leather headbands, and Lokta Momi paper covered boards and endsheets.
Terra cotta Harmatan goatskin binding. Hand-decorated paste endsheets with a leather joint. Decorated with leather onlays, acrylic paint, colored foil, and gold tooling. The cross design is based on Wait's own artwork. The square crosses are the…
This half-size model reconstructs the printer's sheets by guarding the disbound text foila together. The binding uses a sewn boards structure. Its visual "board panel" appearance echoes the printer's imposition pattern.
Full leather (goatskin) clam shell presentation box with false spine and no titling. The inside of the trays are lined with matching suede. The box tray includes a platform which holds three videocassettes. Resting on top of this platform are two…
Full Domaki goatskin binding, painted and inlaid to represent a beach and flying kite. Colored linen sewing thread forms the kite string and is forced into an incision in the leather. The endpapers are dyed Tyvek.
Sewn two-on using five supported stations with recessed cords. Covering is in full read leather (goat and calf) applied as irregular patches over twelve alternately inset and raised panels. The panels represent the twelve Wilcox bindings. Endpapers…
Full leather binding of dark green goatskin. Multi-colored onlays. Gold-stamped title on spine.
Half leather "panel binding" of green goatskin with central panels of needlepoint. Full gilt edges.
This magnificently illuminated Missal was censored in the sixteenth century by order of Henry VIII (1491–1547). Unable to resolve his religious, political, and personal conflicts with Pope Clement VII and Pope Paul III, the king broke with the Roman…
Illuminated manuscript with psalms to be recited over the course of a week. There are large gilt initials and an illuminated portrait of King David. This Psalter highlights the quality of manuscript illumination which is conservative. Evidently…
Single leaf from a German blockbook showing an illustration from the Book of Revelation. Woodblock print with hand coloring. Blockbook's lively apocalyptic imagery, derived from earlier manuscripts, provided Dürer’s generation of artists with useful…
This late-Rococo style vellum wall hanging was likely produced to commemorate the arrival at the convent of Santa Clara in Palma de Mallorca of the noblewoman and nun Raymunda Torella y Despuig (d. 1826). A rare survival of art work made specifically…