3. wapiti3:

    Museum Leverianum, containing select specimens from the museum of the late Sir Ashton Lever, Kt., with descriptions in Latin and English on Flickr.

    Via Flickr:
    By Shaw, George, Edwards, Sydenham, Reinagle,Philip,Ryley, Charles Reuben, Skelton, William, Stone, Sarah,
    source B.H.L.

    (via scientificillustration)

  4. snowce:

    C.Th. Kempf, Meggendorfer-Blätter, Sunset, 1905

    (Source: zombienormal, via slumberwithwolves)

  6. red-lipstick:

    Ludovic Alleaume (1859-1941, France) - Incantation, c. 1910      Paintings: Oil on Canvas

    (via daughterofthenorth-deactivated2)

  7. chippedteacup:

    Oooh is that Turkish Delight?

    (via slumberwithwolves)

  8. John Gannam for Pacific Sheets

    (Source: blindriver, via gnomewench)

  9. indigodreams:

    Piegeons, Biodiversity Heritage Library

    (via scientificillustration)

  10. wapiti3:

    Natural history of European Caterpillars on Flickr.

    Via Flickr:
    Chronological track calendar, or, Natural history of European bead: come as the same time, according to some months in nature to light: together with an introductory Preliminary report on the exploration and expedient educating caterpillars, locating and Ueberwint edited by Christian Friedrich Vogel, with a frontispiece and 538 according to the nature and colorirten properly drawn illustrations on 41 copper plates.
    By: Bird, CF - Schaus, William,
    Publication info: Berlin: The publishers of Theodor Bath, 1837.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    BHL Collections: Smithsonian Institution Libraries

    (via scientificillustration)