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1. Verdaguer, Miguel Verdaguer, Miguel Renaissance scholar studying; busts of Dante and Socrates on bookshelves. A central inset with text on banners and shield with owner's initials: MV

2. Russell, J. Scott (John Scott), 1808-1882. Russell, J. Scott (John Scott), 1808-1882. Ship at sea with sails furled, bearing large escutcheon and banner with motto: depressus extollor. Owner's monogram on ship.

3. Stern, Max Stern, Max Man sits reading by light of candle and bright star at an open window; in the room a large hand loom upon which a cloth decorated with stars is being woven; a shuttle and an open book with title shown:...

4. Pope, Alexander Winthrop, d. 1915. Pope, Alexander Winthrop, d. 1915. Pope describes his bookplate thus: "My book plate was designed by Jay Chambers of New York, and shows a standing figure of a gentle-man of the 1830 period, reading at a high table. He is perusing a large...

5. Smith, Adelaide M. Smith, Adelaide M. Owner's initials written as a cipher; mask, books

6. Elliott, William Rupert Elliott, William Rupert Border of maple leaves each bearing letters to form owner's name. Apple tree bearing shields and ribbons with text. Two insets: (1) Beaver and mountain lake, (2) two hikers on path, sun on horizon (with...

7. St. Ange-Mauffray St. Ange-Mauffray Cipher within carved frame.

8. [Stock bookplate] [Stock bookplate] Two images: at top, a man in white tie sits at a table writing (presumably) a story about the lower image, which shows an old man with immense white beard and wearing tattered clothes walking through snowy...

9. Hammerschlag, Gusztav Hammerschlag, Gusztav Woman with hammer (pun on owner's name); background pattern with hammers. Books (on spines: 'Maupassant', 'Jokai')

10. Rogers, Jane Grey Rogers, Jane Grey Dog sits on closed book; maple leaves; owner's cipher

11. Unidentified Unidentified Flying fish. Motto: De profundis (out of the depths)

12. Cavalieri, Ios Cavalieri, Ios Woman seated to the right of a coat of arms, two putti in motion around her feet; she reads a book labeled 'history', the putti carry books labeled 'poetry' and 'art'. Coat of arms. Escutcheon: a palm...

13. Halsey, Herbert Drake, 1872-  Halsey, Herbert Drake, 1872- Verse: warning to borrowers.

14. Libbie, Frederic J. Libbie, Frederic J. Diamond constructed out of the letters of the owner's name.

15. Godard, George S. (George Seymour), 1865-1936 Godard, George S. (George Seymour), 1865-1936 Elaborate doorway, ornamented above by double eagle, heraldic crest, and stag's head

16. Durkee, Cornelius E. Durkee, Cornelius E. First letter of owner's name formed by handle of a sword, within which is a man writing at a desk. Main image shows bookshelves and a desk cluttered with papers

17. D., L. E. D., L. E. Owner's initials within foliated frame featuring musical instruments (horns, woodwinds, violin, viola) and open book of music

18. University of Texas. Library. University of Texas. Library. Tyler, George W., 1851-1927 Seal of the University of Texas: within a circle gules (red), a disk azure (blue) with the motto 'Disciplina praesidium civitatis' surrounding a shield tenné (orange) bearing a mullet (star) within a...

19. Raymond, L. Virginia Raymond, L. Virginia Garden gate and flowers, house visible through gateway arch.

20. Porter, Sm. Porter, Sm. Stock bookplate. Multicolored. Woman sits on floor cushion examining a book in front of a bookcase with lift-up glass doors.
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