I’ve been looking through a lot of old textbooks lately, and I found the design of these pages to be just lovely. To be sure, the author is more interested in the “Rock of Ages” than the age of rocks, but then, it’s 1853. The Scopes trial was still a ways away.
From A Pictorial History of the United States, with Notices of Other Portions of America by S. G. Goodrich (1853)
This is one in a series of posts that pays homage to The Art of Google Books.