The Neck of Bruny Island, South Eastern Coast of Tasmania, Australia
Bruny Island is an island off the south-eastern coast of Tasmania, from which it is separated by the D'Entrecasteaux Channel. 'The Neck' connects the two halves of Bruny Island and is an important breeding site for short-tailed shearwater and fairy penguins. The seaward side of the island features two long beaches which are Adventure Bay and Cloudy Bay.
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'Bridge of Sighs. - between a palace and a prison, (North), Venice, Italy', c1909
'Bridge of Sighs. - between a palace and a prison, (North), Venice, Italy', c1909. Bridge of Sighs over the Rio di Palazzo connects the Prigioni Nuove to the Doge's Palace was designed by Antonio Contino and was built in 1600. To be viewed on a Sun Sculpture stereoscope made by Underwood & Underwood. [The Rose Stereograph Company, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington & London, c1909]
© The Print Collector/Heritage Images
Emerald Tablet, Smaragdine Table or Tabula Smaragdina
Emerald Tablet, Smaragdine Table or Tabula Smaragdina. Work attributed to the legendary alchemist Hermes Trismegistus who summarizes the process 'Magnum Opus' or 'Great work' for the creation of the Philosopher's Stone. Illustration showing the connection between the complementary principles of the sun and the moon, sulfur and mercury. Engraving.
© Colecciasca/Iberfoto/Mary Evans