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Scarce had she said 
These breathless words when a voice deep and dread 
As that of MONKER waking up the dead 
From their first sleep— so startling ‘twas to both— 
Rang thro’ the casement near, “Thy oath! thy oath!”

Edward Corbould, from Lalla Rookh, an oriental romance, by  Thomas Moore, London, 1853.

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Scarce had she said
These breathless words when a voice deep and dread
As that of MONKER waking up the dead
From their first sleep— so startling ‘twas to both—
Rang thro’ the casement near, “Thy oath! thy oath!”

Edward Corbould, from Lalla Rookh, an oriental romance, by Thomas Moore, London, 1853.

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Friday, September 5, 2014
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K. Meadows, frontispiece from Lalla Rookh, an oriental romance, by  Thomas Moore, London, 1853.

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K. Meadows, frontispiece from Lalla Rookh, an oriental romance, by Thomas Moore, London, 1853.

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Friday, September 5, 2014
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West door of the church of the Jeronymos-Belem.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte  lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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

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West door of the church of the Jeronymos-Belem.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
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View on the Cávado—Barcellos.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte  lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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View on the Cávado—Barcellos.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
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The Torre dos Clerigos, Oporto.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte  lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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The Torre dos Clerigos, Oporto.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
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The Douro, from Virtudes.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte  lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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The Douro, from Virtudes.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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The Castello da Peña.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte  lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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The Castello da Peña.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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Torre de San Vincete de Belem.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte  lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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Torre de San Vincete de Belem.

From Fair Lusitania, by Catherine Charlotte lady Jackson, London, 1874.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014