GRAPH BOOKS: PRINTED MATTER FROM RADICAL ART AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS.
FEMINIST HISTORIANS OF MATERIAL CULTURE.

Dealers in Patent Rights, Look To Your Interests!

Lechner & Stump, [1866?]

Dealers in Patent Rights, Look To Your Interests!close


Rare broadside with striking illustration.



Rosalba Carriera per l’inaugurazione delle sale degli autoritratti nella R. Galleria degli Uffizi

Vittorio Malamani, 1899

Rosalba Carriera per l’inaugurazione delle sale degli autoritratti nella R. Galleria degli Uffiziclose


First Modern Art Historical Scholarship on Rosalba Carriera



Kissing: the art of osculation, curiously, historically, humorously, and poetically considered

George Manson, 1888

Kissing: the art of osculation, curiously, historically, humorously, and poetically consideredclose


Uncommon 19th-century cover illustration of two men kissing.



Dr. McIntosh’s Natural Uterine Supporter

Dr. McIntosh's Natural Uterine Supporter Company, ca. 1876-1882

Dr. McIntosh’s Natural Uterine Supporterclose


Vaginal pessary leaflet.



Presenting tonight the Queen of Pantomime and Statuesque Grace and Beauty, Miss Cora Neilson [...]

[1888]

Presenting tonight the Queen of Pantomime and Statuesque Grace and Beauty, Miss Cora Neilson [...]close


Broadside featuring actress Cora Neilson as the cross-dressing, cross-ethnic heroine of the colonial fantasy, "French Spy."



An essay on the Arbutus Uva Ursi and Pyrola Umbellata …

John Mitchell, 1803

An essay on the Arbutus Uva Ursi and Pyrola Umbellata …close


A doctoral dissertation describing the effects of Bear-berry on gonorrhea patients.



Album of late 19th Century Albumen or Gelatin-Silver Prints of Gubbio and Perugia

ca. 1880

Album of late 19th Century Albumen or Gelatin-Silver Prints of Gubbio and Perugiaclose


Late-19th-century Italian album combining amateur and professional photography.



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