1. magictransistor:

    William Blake; 10 of 40 Illustrations commissioned by Robert H. Cromek for Robert Blair’s The Grave, c. 1804.

    (Source: Wikipedia)

  2. magictransistor:

    Gaspar Schott. Physica Curiosa, Mirabilia Naturæ et Artis. 1662.

  3. theparisreview:

    “Reading a collection of letters from the beginning straight through to the end is one step up from reading the phone book.”

    This week’s staff picks, including Samuel Beckett’s letters, death row dinner, and Bard without Leon Botstein.

    (via manywinedarkseas)

    Tagged #beckett
  4. benhalpin:

    Standing near the edge at Neist Point, Isle of Skye, Scotland.

    (via youknowyourescottishwhen)

  6. magictransistor:

    Melted mannequins after fire, 1930

  7. (Source: ixilecter, via fuckinghannibal)

  8. magictransistor:

    Tim Lukeman

  9. magictransistor:

    Hans Richter. Vormittagsspuk (Ghosts Before Breakfast). 1928. 

  11. Hugo Gola, Santa Fe, 2011

  12. magictransistor:

    The Computers Are Coming!, Uptade, 1980. The Southwest Radio Church
    : P. O. Box 1144, Oklahoma City, OK, 73101.

  13. secondslikeours:


    The Skeleton Dance (1929)

    Tis the season…

  14. tantric-wind:


    Lake View Cemetery: The Haserot Angel 

    It’s called the Angel of Death Victorious. Due to an effect of weathering and erosion on the bronze, the statue appears to be weeping black tears at all times. 

    He’s actually holding a torch, not a sword as it would appear at first glance.

    "Life extinguished"

    What a badass.

    (via aredheadedstranger)