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Botallack Copper Mine, Cornwall - 1833 woodcut Featured Illustration Print

Botallack Copper Mine, Cornwall - 1833 woodcut

Woodcut illustration from 'The Saturday Magazine', Volume 87, November 9th, 1833, an educational magazine 'under the Direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education Appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Price One Penny'. This woodcut shows the entrance to the Botallack Copper Mine, in Cornwall (now closed)

© Linda Steward

Jules Verne's Nautilus submarine, artwork Featured Illustration Print

Jules Verne's Nautilus submarine, artwork

Nautilus submarine. Artwork of the submarine Nautilus surfacing rapidly after sinking a ship. This scene is from the book Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), by the French author Jules Verne (1828-1905). The story is about adventures under the sea with Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus. Near the end of the story, a mysterious ship attacks the submarine, but is attacked in turn and sunk

© RICHARD BIZLEY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Dante's Inferno, suicides and the Harpies Featured Illustration Print

Dante's Inferno, suicides and the Harpies

Dante's Inferno. Canto XIII, line 11: 'Here [suicide tree] the brute Harpies make their nest' (at right: Dante and Virgil). Italian poet Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) wrote his epic poem 'Divina Commedia' (The Divine Comedy) between 1308 and his death in 1321. Totalling 14, 233 lines, and divided into three parts (Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso), it is considered the greatest literary work in the Italian language and a world masterpiece. It is a comprehensive survey of medieval theology, literature and thought. Artwork by French artist Gustave Dore (1832-1883); engraving from 'The Vision of Hell' (1868), Henry Francis Cary's English translation of the Inferno

© MIDDLE TEMPLE LIBRARY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY