Windows 1.0: No, Not Microsoft
In 1952 Robert Kretschmer, former Display Manager of the Wilber Rogers and Ann Lewis Department Stores, wrote a book on “Window and Interior Display: The Principles of Visual Merchandizing.” Funnily, little has changed since then, even in this digital age. Window display design (and window dressers), or as he called th
Czechoslovakian Folk Toys by Emanuel Hercík
The book Československé lidové hračky (Czechoslovak Folk Toys) by Emanuel Hercík was truly a labor of love. He worked on this project for over 30 years and as you look at the illustrations, you can see his passion in each pen stroke.
Kitab souwar al-kawakib (folio 142 v°) ; tables des étoiles fixes, par Aboul-Hasan ʿAbd al-Rahman ibn ʿOmar al-Soufi.
Kitab souwar al-kawakib (folio 142 v°) ; tables des étoiles fixes, par Aboul-Hasan ʿAbd al-Rahman ibn ʿOmar al-Soufi. -- 1643-1644 -- manuscrits