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View in the north aisle showing Henry the 3rd monument, etc.

John Preston  Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

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View in the north aisle showing Henry the 3rd monument, etc.

John Preston Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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View in Edward the Confessor’s chapel.

John Preston  Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

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View in Edward the Confessor’s chapel.

John Preston Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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The west end of the nave.

John Preston  Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

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The west end of the nave.

John Preston Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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Harlequin—Pluto.

Adolphe Lalauze,  frontispiece from Arlequin—Pluton, by  Thomas-Simon Gueullette, Paris, 1879.

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Harlequin—Pluto.

Adolphe Lalauze, frontispiece from Arlequin—Pluton, by Thomas-Simon Gueullette, Paris, 1879.

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Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Captain Filcher explains how the aristocracy behave.

John Leech, from Stanley Thorn vol. 1, by Henry Cockton, London, 1841.

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Captain Filcher explains how the aristocracy behave.

John Leech, from Stanley Thorn vol. 1, by Henry Cockton, London, 1841.

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Kenneth threw himself suddenly upon Phillip.
(A Wedding Gift, by Leonard Outram)

From The Strand Magazine No. 26 (January to June 1893), London.

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Kenneth threw himself suddenly upon Phillip.
(A Wedding Gift, by Leonard Outram)

From The Strand Magazine No. 26 (January to June 1893), London.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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Summer evening.

Artur Grottger, from Grottger, by Antoni Potocki, Lwów, 1907.

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Summer evening.

Artur Grottger, from Grottger, by Antoni Potocki, Lwów, 1907.

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Monday, August 18, 2014
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Dead indeed, and that’s why they keep coming back where no living could go.

Georges Picard (1857 - 1946), from Inès de las Sierras, by charles Nodier, Paris, 1894.

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Dead indeed, and that’s why they keep coming back where no living could go.

Georges Picard (1857 - 1946), from Inès de las Sierras, by charles Nodier, Paris, 1894.

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Saturday, August 16, 2014