The Empty Berth

The Empty Berth

January 20, 2015

Suddenly, as I stood, I distinctly heard something moving behind me in one of the berths, and a moment afterwards,…

The Treasure of Abbot Thomas

The Treasure of Abbot Thomas

January 12, 2015

  It hung for an instant on the edge of the hole, then slipped forward onto my chest, and put…

The Empty House

The Empty House

January 04, 2015

As we retraced our way I saw coming up from the west a huge continent of cloud; an just as…

Meiji Sketchbook, Circa 1890′s – Peony

Meiji Sketchbook, Circa 1890′s – Peony

 

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Camellia Sinensis – Tea Flowers in Bloom

Camellia Sinensis – Tea Flowers in Bloom

October 10, 2014

The tea bushes are flowering now. They started around the 20th of September, but are really going into full bloom…

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A Ride to Khiva

A Ride to Khiva

October 09, 2014

Vintage typography from this Victorian travel classic. A Ride to Khiva by Captain Fredrick Burnaby. What really attracted me to…

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Museum Specimens
August 24, 2014

Beaty Biodiversity Museum, Vancouver | Taxidermy Exhibit, circa 1900.

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The Supposed Nana Sahib

The Supposed Nana Sahib

Carte de Visite of Nana Sahib, Albumen print Noted on back: Supposed Nana – Sahib Hair whiskers & head shaved…

Fungi Friday no. 31

Fungi Friday no. 31

July 25, 2014

Clavaria Flava

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Sanchi Stupa Albumen, India
July 24, 2014

Sanchi Tope (Stupa) Albumen Print India, Circa 1880’s Studio/Photographer: Unknown

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