Turning the Book Wheel
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24 of July, 2013

Walking the elephant—you’re doing it wrong.

from a scrapbook of early aeronautica, collected by William Upcott, English librarian and antiquary circa 1837-1840.


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Tags:  #elephant  #airship  #balloon  #you're doing it wrong  #librarian  #antiquary  #scrapbook  #gif  #Book Illustration

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