Click here to see examples of Caldecott's work, courtesy of Mary Mark Ockerbloom.
Other examples can be seen at the Web site maintained by the Randolph Caldecott Society (UK).
Cadels were an exaggerated form of gothic ) and here to see an illuminated example in a 15th-century Flemish manuscript (Getty Museum, MS 37).
Easy to mass produce, cabinet cards appeared in the mid-1860s, replacing the wallet-sized carte-de-visite, and were sold up to about 1905 when the tinted picture postcard became popular. Television service transmitted directly to subscribers via cable connection, rather than broadcast over the air to all who own receivers.
Click here to see a cabinet card portrait of Sigmund Freud's mother, Amalia, and here to see a vignette of Capt. Originally designed to extend service to homes in rural areas, cable TV reached nearly half the homes in the United States by the early 1990s.
In A leather binding made from the skin of a calf usually no more than a few weeks old.
Its soft, smooth, unblemished surface made it the preferred material in England for hand-binding trade editions but not on the Continent, where printed books were usually sold in paper covers to be custom-bound at the discretion of the purchaser.
Other examples can be seen in the Schøyen Collection (Oslo and London).