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To behold the wandering moon
Riding near her highest noon

Lancelot Speed, frontispiece from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

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To behold the wandering moon
Riding near her highest noon

Lancelot Speed, frontispiece from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
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The masts, that were like the beaten gold,
Bent not on the heaving seas

From The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

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The masts, that were like the beaten gold,
Bent not on the heaving seas

From The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
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- Thus long ago, 
Ere heaving bellows learn’d to blow

Lancelot Speed, from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

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- Thus long ago,
Ere heaving bellows learn’d to blow

Lancelot Speed, from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
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Let us on by this tremulous light;
Let us bathe in this crystalline light

Lancelot Speed, from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

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Let us on by this tremulous light;
Let us bathe in this crystalline light

Lancelot Speed, from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
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The lady sleeps! Oh, may her sleep,
Which is enduring, so be deep!

From The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, illustrated by Lancelot Speed and H. J. Ford. London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

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The lady sleeps! Oh, may her sleep,
Which is enduring, so be deep!

From The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, illustrated by Lancelot Speed and H. J. Ford. London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
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The death-fires danced at night.

Lancelot Speed, from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, illustrated by Lancelot Speed and H. J. Ford. London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

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The death-fires danced at night.

Lancelot Speed, from The blue poetry book, edited by Andrew Lang, illustrated by Lancelot Speed and H. J. Ford. London, New York, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, November 24, 2012
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The King  of the gold mines encounters the four-and-twenty maidens.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

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The King of the gold mines encounters the four-and-twenty maidens.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
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The Fairy of the Desert […] resolved at once to transport the Prince to a pleasanter place.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

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The Fairy of the Desert […] resolved at once to transport the Prince to a pleasanter place.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, September 19, 2012