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Ole Worm, Museum Wormianum, Frontispiece, 1655 (*L.16.34)
Charles Lyell, Sketch of the geological formations of the Fajaa do Taboado and the Achada do Mundo, 1850s (Coll-203/2, f.58)
Marco Carloni, Vestigia delle Terme di Tito e Loro Interne Pitture, pl.2, 1776 (RECA.FF.328)
Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Vedute di Roma, 1778 (RECA.FF.248)
Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Vedute di Roma (the Arch of Septimius Severus), 1778 (RECA.FF.248)
William Henry Playfair, College of Edinburgh, Perspective View of the Interior of the Upper Museum (Old College), 1816 (Coll-13/55/4880)
William Henry Playfair, College of Edinburgh, Perspective View of the Court (Old College), 1816 (Coll-13/55/4881)
Clement Littil quote ‘Thair to Remain’ on glass in with Adam Smith Library in the background, Treasures Room, 2011, Centre for Research Collections, Main Library
William Speirs Bruce, Piper and Penguin, Papers of William Speirs Bruce (Coll-72, No.673)