Tag - illustrations

Charles Folkard in Wonderland

I’m Learning to Share! has posted a great array of Charles Folkard illustrations from a 1921 copy of Songs From Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass that his mother owned. That’s the site that previously turned us...

The Original Illustrated Catalog of ACME...

After our previous post, Bailey and I were marveling over the ability of people to find time to do things on the internet, when we barely have time to, you know, live. Case in point: somebody’s created a listing of all the ACME...

Everything Alice (Excepting Sir John Tenniel)

Sir John Tenniel is the best known illustrator of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. However, literally scads of artist have taken a crack at Lewis Carroll’s story and characters. And over at Hugo Strikes Back, they’ve got...

Bugs Bunny “A Hare Grows in...

Stephen Worth over at the ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive Project Blog has some of Virgil Ross’ drawings of the cartoon, “A Hare Grows in Manhattan.” (We previously posted about magazine illustrations of that particular...

The Gashlycrumb Tribbles

Shaenon Garrity has taken the Star Trek classic episode, “The Trouble With Tribbles,” and showed us what would have happened had it been adapted into illustrated book form… by Edward Gorey. This is almost a perfect morbid...

Syrio Forel Lives!

BibliOdyssey has posted some fascinating pages from the 1630 book, Academy of the Sword. Or rather, its full title is: Academy of the Sword. Wherein is demonstrated by mathematical rules on the foundation of a mysterious circle, the theory...

Book Review: The Good Old Days – They...

Written by: Otto BettmannPublished by: Random House Last year, there was a PBS miniseries called The 1900 House. A modern family in England went to live in a house where everything they did and everything they used was from the year 1900...