Log of the S.S. the Mrs. Unguentine

"When a ship went by or backed out from the docks opposite and swung around to steam toward the open sea, there was a dead silence in the ward and a strange foreboding as though all hope were sailing with the tide.”
-Malcolm Lowry, from “Lunar Caustic.” Illustration by J. F. Ulysse (via theparisreview)

"When a ship went by or backed out from the docks opposite and swung around to steam toward the open sea, there was a dead silence in the ward and a strange foreboding as though all hope were sailing with the tide.”

-Malcolm Lowry, from “Lunar Caustic.” Illustration by J. F. Ulysse (via theparisreview)

Jonah, Pamplona Bible, Navarre 1197. Amiens, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 108, fol. 146r {via discardingimages}

Jonah, Pamplona Bible, Navarre 1197. Amiens, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 108, fol. 146r {via discardingimages}

Sarah Cole, Arithmetic exercise book of Sarah Cole. Manuscript, 1685 (via rhea137)

Sarah Cole, Arithmetic exercise book of Sarah Cole. Manuscript, 1685 (via rhea137)

Bookplate by Marcus Behmer, 1915. (Also; via 50watts)

Bookplate by Marcus Behmer, 1915. (Also; via 50watts)