• 20th
  • The Cornell University Library Department of Preservation and Conservation and Picture Elements, Incorporated undertook a joint study for the Library of Congress to determine the best means for digitizing the vast array of illustrations used in 19th and early 20th century commercial publications. (loc.gov)
  • Select representative samples of relief, intaglio, and planographic illustration processes prevalent in book production in the 19th and early 20th century. (loc.gov)
  • In Book 5 on page 370 there are two photographs of Palestinians plowing their land and walking on a Jaffa street at the beginning of the 20th century. (blogspot.com)
  • no one comes close to matching his influence on illustration in the 20th Century! (wikipedia.org)
  • insects
  • He is possibly best known, however, for the picture book The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper Feast (1973), a series of illustrations of anthropomorphic insects and other creatures, which he created in collaboration with Harry Willock, William Plomer wrote the accompanying verses. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1948
  • The most important finding in the books she studied - all authorised by the ministry of education - concerned the historical narrative of events in 1948, the year in which Israel fought a war to establish itself as an independent state, and hundreds of thousands of Palestinians fled the ensuing conflict. (blogspot.com)
  • grown
  • The Windows of New York project is a illustrated fix for an obsession that has increasingly grown in me since I first moved to this city. (kottke.org)
  • birds
  • 1 When he was finished, the illustrations were compiled into The Birds of America , one of the most celebrated books in American naturalism. (kottke.org)
  • Over the years, Ms. Lerner had taken courses in botany, the local flora, birds of the Midwest, and other aspects of nature, but she hesitated to join the illustration class because the members seemed very accomplished. (google.com)
  • Preservation
  • He is a British theologian and the author of several books that present a complex analysis of the history of Christianity and the history of Christian theology in a global perspective, with a particular focus on the expression, preservation, and change of human ideas over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Among his mythological works is the illustration of Tvermose-Thyregod's Oldemoders Fortælling om Nordens Guder (Great grandmother's story of Norse Gods) (1890), Ragnarok. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among her recent titles are Cactus, Dumb Cane and Daffodils, A Forest Year and Moonseed and Mistletoe, all of which are NSTA/CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children. (google.com)
  • Edition
  • Moe's illustrations of classical literature include an 1898 edition of Saxo Grammaticus' Gesta Danorum, the Old Norse Poetic Edda, and works by Johan Herman Wessel and Ludvig Holberg. (wikipedia.org)
  • essence
  • A Cornell study[ 1 ] characterized a given illustration type based upon its essence, detail, and structure. (loc.gov)
  • These mappings differed based on the illustration type and on the need to preserve information at the essence, detail, or structure level. (loc.gov)
  • A general consensus was reached, however, that 400 dpi 8-bit capture could serve to preserve the essence and detail information present in all the illustration types studied, regardless of the production process used to create the published originals. (loc.gov)
  • Characterize the key attributes of different illustration process types by subjective examination, identifying significant informational content for each type at three levels: essence, detail, and structure ( see 2.2 ). (loc.gov)
  • For me, this is the essence of a strong illustrated book: the visuals provide a point of entry into subject matter that reaches well beyond a single artist or designer. (printmag.com)
  • pages
  • Example pages that are typical of early commercial illustrations were identified, characterized in terms of the processes used to create them (e.g., engraving, lithograph, halftone), and then scanned at high resolutions in 8-bit grayscale. (loc.gov)
  • content
  • Using those procedures, appropriate mappings of different physical content regions (representing instances of different illustration processes) to electronic content types were created. (loc.gov)
  • Project staff investigated the available means for automatic detection of illustration content regions and methods for automatically discriminating different illustration process types, and for encoding and processing them. (loc.gov)
  • Develop appropriate mapping of illustration content types to electronic content types that preserve their essential features to an appropriate degree. (loc.gov)
  • Investigate methods for automatic detection of illustration content regions. (loc.gov)
  • Obsessive Consumption , Bingaman-Burt's online project turned book, definitely qualifies as a monograph - all of the content was created by her. (printmag.com)
  • It might also be important to note that illustration (form) is content (as Ben Shahn articulates) and must be considered as a message in the same way (on the same level) that we consider written language to communicate ideas. (printmag.com)
  • Peled-Elhanan, a professor of language and education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has studied the content of Israeli school books for the past five years, and her account, Palestine in Israeli School Books: Ideology and Propaganda in Education , is to be published in the UK this month. (blogspot.com)
  • author
  • Ireaderreview.com: 2 Free RITA Winning Author Romance Box Sets, Free NY Times Bestseller Romance, 105 Free Kindle Books, 30 Kindle Book Dea. (feedreader.com)
  • He is also the author of the books "The Metaphysics of Incarnation" and "The Author's Voice" are co-edited with Anna Marmodoro, both are academic volumes published by Oxford University Press. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thought
  • Jonathan Hill's books include The History of Christian Thought, 2003, Faith in the Age of Reason, 2004, What Has Christianity Ever Done for Us? (wikipedia.org)
  • The History of Christian Thought This book is an introduction to the lives of the great theologians, from antiquity to the present, who shaped the history of Christianity. (wikipedia.org)
  • written
  • Apart from his published research he has written a number of books intended to introduce the history of theology and philosophy of religion to a wider audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jewish
  • Nurit Peled-Elhanan, an Israeli academic, mother and political radical, summons up an image of rows of Jewish schoolchildren, bent over their books, learning about their neighbours, the Palestinians. (blogspot.com)
  • It's not that the massacres are denied, they are represented in Israeli school books as something that in the long run was good for the Jewish state. (blogspot.com)
  • In school books they tell you that this massacre initiated the massive flight of Arabs from Israel and enabled the establishment of a Jewish state with a Jewish majority. (blogspot.com)
  • In Book 2, on page 166 there is a photo of Temple Mount in Jerusalem showing a group of demonstrators against Jewish immigration. (blogspot.com)
  • text
  • This recommendation represents a good cost-benefit requirement for imaging when process identification is not an absolute requirement and in circumstances where mass-produced books, containing both illustrations and text, are to be converted. (loc.gov)
  • The impetus for writing this book was to make available a complete and up-to-date text covering all basic and applied aspects of PTC for the students and early-career researchers of plant sciences and plant / agricultural biotechnology. (worldcat.org)
  • It is unclear whether the illustrations that accompany the text were shown at Trier. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peter Barrett illustrated the book and also contributed to the text. (wikipedia.org)
  • page
  • A public domain example utility was created and tested, which automatically detects the presence and location of a halftone region in a scan of an illustrated book page and applies special processing to it. (loc.gov)
  • Book 1 has a photograph on page 202 of a man driving a tractor or similar machine in the Arab sector of Nazareth. (blogspot.com)
  • In Book 6, page 17 we see a photograph of Christian Palestinians praying in a church, and another one of Druze religious leaders gathering in a house of prayer. (blogspot.com)
  • Project
  • This project was intended as the first step in the development of automated means for detecting, identifying, and treating each illustration process type in an optimal manner to create electronic images that can rival the quality of analog capture. (loc.gov)
  • For his Windows of New York project , he's done dozens of illustrations of all styles of window from around the city (mostly lower Manhattan). (kottke.org)
  • canvas
  • As you look around, you'll see some old crafting standbys, like a beautiful array of watercolor paper and paints, stretched canvas, craftsman pens of every color, drafting supplies, and books for cartoonists. (namta.org)
  • widely
  • Of her books, it is the one most widely available to modern audiences in translations, sometimes abridged. (wikipedia.org)
  • relationships
  • The foray into book publishing is a relatively new development and has yielded some very attractive books, all of which stem from Giljam's established relationships with these artists and his admiration of their work. (printmag.com)
  • Library
  • At the age of 12, his father sent him to work in a bookshop and lending library, a popular type of institution in Japanese cities, where reading books made from wood-cut blocks was a popular entertainment of the middle and upper classes. (wikipedia.org)
  • popular
  • NightWatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe is a best-selling popular science book by Terence Dickinson. (wikipedia.org)
  • Published by Ward Lock, the books (The circle Sara drew, The square Ben drew, The line Sophie drew) became very popular. (wikipedia.org)
  • He illustrated a number of books under the highly popular Little Golden Books label for children. (wikipedia.org)
  • types
  • Digital versions that retained evidence of information at the structure or process level were derived from those scans, which for many illustration types required high resolution to capture. (loc.gov)
  • features
  • In fact, no thorough attempt has been made to even characterize all of the features of importance for illustrations produced by a given production process, from the point of view of high-fidelity digital image capture. (loc.gov)
  • stories
  • Genre: Biography Book Deal of the Day, Sponsor, Rail Road Conductor Life Stories, Origins of the Railroad, Railroad History. (feedreader.com)
  • Notes about the detailed black-and-white illustrations explain events and characters identified in the stories. (si.edu)
  • This book is a well documented presentation of American Indian star stories. (si.edu)
  • She won the Levstik Award in 1997 for her illustrations of Bisernica: slovenske kratke pripovedi za otroke (Bisernica: Traditional Short Stories for Children). (wikipedia.org)
  • Peter Barrett illustrated reprints and collections of famous animal centric stories and books by Gerald Durrell, Desmond Morris and James Herriot. (wikipedia.org)
  • list
  • LIST OF TITLES: Easton Press Books that Changed the World in 24 volumes. (ebay.com.au)
  • If Carol Lerner were asked to list three reasons why she started writing and illustrating books for children, she would probably say the Morton Arboretum, Joshua, and Jesse. (google.com)
  • Years
  • Over the next two years as art director, he especially focused on science fiction book covers and introduced his style which resonated with the mood of the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Scivias is an illustrated work by Hildegard von Bingen, completed in 1151 or 1152, describing 26 religious visions she experienced. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • But does the world need another retrospective book of Picasso or Van Gogh ? (printmag.com)
  • Better World Books uses the power of e-commerce to generate funding for leading literacy initiatives around the world. (ebay.com.au)