Love the pics! In fact, I love this blog! Thanks for sharing and your ox and dog are both very beautiful.
October 25, 2011 7:08 PM
Thanks for your terrific blog! I love the anatomy diagrams. Scout is handsome and the dog is cute, too; not to mention the lovely family. So much good info, presented beautifully.
May 3, 2012 9:01 AM
Friday, April 26, 2013
Memorable Things Lost Which were in Use Among the Ancients: Oxen
Below is the title page of book published in 1715 but first issued in 1589.
Below is a quote from the above book.
" . . . .ships, . . . and six oxen within, which by turning an engine stirred the [paddle] wheels. . . . "
This is a related illustration, but from a different book.