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Hey diddle diddle, the cat and the fiddle.

From Nursery rhymes, by Edward P Cogger, New york, 188?

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Hey diddle diddle, the cat and the fiddle.

From Nursery rhymes, by Edward P Cogger, New york, 188?

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Thursday, August 14, 2014
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Please, suh, Brer Fox, let me off dis time!

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler  Harris, Boston, 1892.

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

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Please, suh, Brer Fox, let me off dis time!

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler Harris, Boston, 1892.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, August 10, 2014
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Brer Lion walk up ter de spring en look in. Sho’ nuff, dar was a big creetur lookin’ back at ‘im.

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler  Harris, Boston, 1892.

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Brer Lion walk up ter de spring en look in. Sho’ nuff, dar was a big creetur lookin’ back at ‘im.

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler Harris, Boston, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, August 10, 2014
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Brer Rabbit look like he feel sorry kaze Brer Fox sech a numbskull.

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler  Harris, Boston, 1892.

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Brer Rabbit look like he feel sorry kaze Brer Fox sech a numbskull.

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler Harris, Boston, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, August 10, 2014
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Brer B’ar try ter ‘splain but Brer Rabbit keep a-talkin’.

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler  Harris, Boston, 1892.

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Brer B’ar try ter ‘splain but Brer Rabbit keep a-talkin’.

A. B. Frost, from Uncle Remus and his friends, by Joel Chandler Harris, Boston, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 9, 2014
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They scattered in a panic when saluted by the cries of my excited comrades.

From The ascent of the Matterhorn, by Edward Whymper, London 1880.

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They scattered in a panic when saluted by the cries of my excited comrades.

From The ascent of the Matterhorn, by Edward Whymper, London 1880.

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Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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Numerous furred animals.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Numerous furred animals.

Jules Férat, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014
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Mrs. Barnett discharged the contents.

Alfred Quesnay de Beaurepaire, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Mrs. Barnett discharged the contents.

Alfred Quesnay de Beaurepaire, from The fur country, by Jules Verne, Boston, 1874.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014