Praise for the Project

“… a gold mine of fantastic images and stories.”
The New York Times

“An Aladdin’s cave of curiosities … the best thing on the web.”
The Guardian (2016)

“Magnificent … A model of digital curation.”
The Guardian (2013)

“One of our favourite journals”
The Paris Review

“Carving out a niche as a beautifully curated website with a solid editorial line”
Vice Magazine

“Glorious … our blood brother in all things esoteric and historical.”
Lapham’s Quarterly

“A brilliant online repository of the graphic arts and historical ephemera.”
Print Magazine

“… a rabbit hole of fascinations and pleasure … endlessly and deeply absorbing.”
A.V. Club

“One of my favorite sites on the web”
Dan Cohen, Executive Director of the Digital Public Library of America

Creative Commons

“An incredible source for history’s best copyright-free art”
Free Music Archive

Project Gutenberg

“My favourite online mag”
Lisa Appignanesi OBE, novelist & scholar

“Oh Public Domain Review how I love thee.”
Nora McGregor, Digital Curator at the British Library

Maria Popova, editor of Brainpicker

“An amazing project”
Rebecca Onion of Slate’s Vault blog

“One of the best history-related sites ever”
Appendix Journal

“A temple of the esoteric and forgotten”
Full Stop Mag

Crackajack magazine

“This free online journal reminds us how to be a good human and why its good to be human. Priceless resource. Well done!”
Department of Economics, University of Southern Maine.

“A simply great site”
Harry Siegel, senior editor at Newsweek and The Daily Beast