2,080 Works

Fine gold croquet mallet and pearl ball brooch

Part of larger advertisement for The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company, Ltd. Children's book recommendations above advertisement. Advertisements on verso.

Girls playing croquet in Pondoland

From a photograph by Sholto Douglas. Part of a larger clipping with a drawing by Frank Brangwyn on verso.

[Cartoon depicting a man and a woman walking over a croquet lawn]

Parts of articles on verso.

古印藏眞

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A collection of ancient seals collected by Ju Chao. On double leaves, East Asian binding, in case. Sealed by Ju Chao, Pan Feisheng and Yao Junshi. 內封題:"光緖己卯雲開卩迂道人書,古印藏真,今夕盦所得" 。首居巢自敘,言得印及輯書之事,並有其印記 居巢敘後有光緖癸未[9年, 1883]潘飛聲題識,言得書之事,書前有光緖癸巳[19年, 1893]. 居巢印: "居巢"白文方印,"梅生"朱文方印. "添茅小屋書畫印"朱文方印. 潘飛聲印: "潘蘭史家珍藏"朱文長方印,"梧棠庭院詞客平生快睹之章"朱文方印. 姚鈞石印;"蒲坂書樓"白文長方印,民國/庚辰","鈞石所/藏金石/書畫印"朱文方印.

Le croquet

[Postcard depicting a family playing croquet]

Partie de croquet

Postcard sent in France to Madame Sené. Recto marked, "R. Bertin".

A country mouse

Postcard written to Miss M. Whitworth in York.

崖山志 3

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A handwritten copy of Ya Shan history. On double leaves, East Asian binding, in 1 case. Sealed by Nanzhou shu lou and Yao Junshi

首萬曆丁未春正月鳴山外史黃淳"重修崖山新志敘", 及許炯、張詡崖山舊志序. 目錄題名"重修崖山志"

卷四未完,似有殘缺。卷五分為兩部分,頁碼分別起訖

無欄框,書27.5 x 16公分,9行18字,白口,無魚尾,版心上題書名,中題卷數,下題葉數

徐信符印: "南州/書樓"朱文方印

姚鈞石印: "姚鈞石/藏書"朱文長方印;"蒲坂書樓"白文長方印;民國/庚辰"朱文方印

崖山志 4

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A handwritten copy of Ya Shan history. On double leaves, East Asian binding, in 1 case. Sealed by Nanzhou shu lou and Yao Junshi

首萬曆丁未春正月鳴山外史黃淳"重修崖山新志敘", 及許炯、張詡崖山舊志序. 目錄題名"重修崖山志"

卷四未完,似有殘缺。卷五分為兩部分,頁碼分別起訖

無欄框,書27.5 x 16公分,9行18字,白口,無魚尾,版心上題書名,中題卷數,下題葉數

徐信符印: "南州/書樓"朱文方印

姚鈞石印: "姚鈞石/藏書"朱文長方印;"蒲坂書樓"白文長方印;民國/庚辰"朱文方印

文公家禮儀節 : 八卷 4

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A Confucian classic work. On double leaves, East Asian binding, in 3 case. Sealed by Nanzhou shu lou and Yao Junshi. 卷首僅題: "後學丘濬輯".嘉靖丁巳劉起宗"翻刻家禮儀節序",言刻書事:"與夷陵周守議刊布焉,...梓成,既序之..."."南州/書樓"朱文方印.姚鈞石印: "姚鈞石/藏書"朱文長方印;"蒲坂書樓"白文長方印;民國/庚辰"朱文方印 ;"鈞石所/藏金石/書畫印"朱文方印.Library's copy from Puban Collection (Rare Book), #253. In case.

Studies in the spectra of iodine and the problem of filling a spectrograph

Theodore Duddell Newton
[No abstract submitted]

Neighbourliness and fringe location

Johan Anton Van Zijll De Jong
The purpose of this report is to measure the effect of isolation on neighbourliness in fringe communities. Isolation is defined as a result of location and inadequate transportation. It is suggested that the location of a community can influence social behavior among residents in three ways: (1) By influencing the physical community characteristics which could influence social behavior. (2) By selecting a residential population with a particular pattern of behavior. (3) By influencing the spatial...

Strathcona Nursery School : its contributions for working mothers

Donald Granville Stewart
A survey is being conducted this year (1956) on a national basis, by the Women's Bureau of the Department of Labour, regarding family circumstances of married women. Against this background, a small scale survey has been undertaken of mothers who send their children to Strathcona Nursery School. The Nursery is an important social welfare resource financed largely by the Community Chest and Council of Greater Vancouver, the majority of the clients of this agency arc...

The stability of social desirability judgments in relation to items on Edwards' personal preference schedule.

Carol Jean Diers
The purpose of this study was to investigate the stability of the social desirability scale values used by Edwards in the construction of his Personal Preference Schedule (PPS). The specific hypotheses were: (a) The social desirability scale values determined for University of British Columbia students, Hungarian university students and Canadian female delinquents will correlate significantly with Edwards’ scale values determined on American college students; and (b) The social desirability scale values derived for these three...

Promontory induced tidal mixing in a narrow channel : effects on nutrient concentrations, primary productivity and zooplankton standing stock

Michael A. St. John
Horizontal mapping, aerial photography, and current meter deployment have been used to identify a tidally induced mixing event about a promontory in the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia, Canada. Mixing plumes were observed to commence, downstream of Shingle Spit during ebb tides when the mean velocity for the water column reached a minimum of 12.7 cm.s⁻¹. Mixing plumes on ebb tides, were characterized by increased surface salinities as well as increased nitrate + nitrite and...

BP GEN SL P F596

Pictorial bookplate. A man seated in a chair, reading and smoking, with piles of books (and a martini) around him. The artist's name and year are inscribed on one of the books in the lower right corner. The creator of the bookplate is listed asE . F.; Bookplate Type : Pictorial ; Bookplate Function : Ownership

BP GEN FRA P L336

Textual bookplate with border at the corners of which are four clusters of roundettes ; Bookplate Type : Textual ; Bookplate Function : Ownership

BP GEN GER P L563

Black ink on tan paper. Crest of gules rooster stands on a barred helmet in profile. Shield is quartered. Upper left quarter shows four or and three sable bars. Remaining three quarters each display a crescent moon. Light mantling. Text at top and bottom. ; Bookplate Type : Heraldic ; Bookplate Function : Ownership

Institut Notre-Dame aux Éâpines

Bowling green

Avondene Private Hotel

Postcard sent in Great Britain.

Croquet clubhouse

8 fois

Numbers, which appear to be related to scorekeeping, on verso.

Ferndale Inn

Verso marked "Azo".

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