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Speaking thus, she vanished over the side of the vessel.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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Speaking thus, she vanished over the side of the vessel.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, September 14, 2014
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A fourth traveler had joined them, unobserved.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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A fourth traveler had joined them, unobserved.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Sunday, September 14, 2014
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Headpiece vignette to chapter VIII: The day after the wedding.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Headpiece vignette to chapter VIII: The day after the wedding.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014
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Headpiece vignette to chapter IV: story of what the knight encountered in the woods.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Headpiece vignette to chapter IV: story of what the knight encountered in the woods.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014
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He perceived Undine, smiling and happy.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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He perceived Undine, smiling and happy.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014
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Front cover from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, illustrated by  Frances Bassett Comstock, New York, 1911.

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Front cover from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, illustrated by Frances Bassett Comstock, New York, 1911.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014
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They doom to pass in solitude the hours.

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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They doom to pass in solitude the hours.

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, September 12, 2014
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Yet with a tinge of bitterness, 
She said “The more exceeds the less”

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

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Yet with a tinge of bitterness,
She said “The more exceeds the less”

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, September 12, 2014