Photographs of British Algae by Anna Atkins (1799-1871) is a landmark in the histories both of photography and of publishing: the first photographic work by a woman, and the first book produced entirely by photographic means. Instantly recognisable today as the blueprint process, the cyanotypes lend themselves beautifully to illustrate objects fround in the sea.

Photographs of British Algae by Anna Atkins (1799-1871) is a landmark in the histories both of photography and of publishing: the first photographic work by a woman, and the first book produced entirely by photographic means. Instantly recognisable today as the blueprint process, the cyanotypes lend themselves beautifully to illustrate objects fround in the sea.

Click through and learn to write a book readers can't put down. Here's the different types of conflict found in books readers obsess over. via @lizrufiange

7 Types of Conflict Found in Books that Readers Obsess Over

Click through and learn to write a book readers can't put down. Here's the different types of conflict found in books readers obsess over. via @lizrufiange

Blue in the dining room for the book Urban Pioneer: Interiors inspired by Industrial Design by Sara Emslie (photo by Benjamin Edwards / published by Rylany Peters & Small).

Blue in the dining room for the book Urban Pioneer: Interiors inspired by Industrial Design by Sara Emslie (photo by Benjamin Edwards / published by Rylany Peters & Small).

reflectionofthemind: “ Warning: You may encounter some opinions. Writing Myth: You have to start your story off in the middle of the action, or “In medias res”. It is said (as I have heard from a...

reflectionofthemind: “ Warning: You may encounter some opinions. Writing Myth: You have to start your story off in the middle of the action, or “In medias res”. It is said (as I have heard from a...

Fay Martin - Owls - Another Awesome pin repinned by http://detailedcoloringbooks.blogspot.co.uk/

Fay Martin - Owls - Another Awesome pin repinned by http://detailedcoloringbooks.blogspot.co.uk/

Story Books | A pure expression, in print, of the love of fairytales and story-telling that inspired our AW16 collection. Story Books features some of Cath's own published titles, plus Billie book ends, and also nods to our in-house library of design reference books | Cath Kidston Autumn Winter 2016 |

Story Books | A pure expression, in print, of the love of fairytales and story-telling that inspired our AW16 collection. Story Books features some of Cath's own published titles, plus Billie book ends, and also nods to our in-house library of design reference books | Cath Kidston Autumn Winter 2016 |

More detailed style of illustration using pen? Use colours relating to danger or suspense?

The 100 greatest novels of all time: The list

Pinterest
Search