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"What is the cause of your sorrow?" asked the princess gently.

Maria Louise Kirk, from The story of the Canterbury pilgrims, retold from Chaucer by F. J. Harvey  Darton, New York, 1914.

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"What is the cause of your sorrow?" asked the princess gently.

Maria Louise Kirk, from The story of the Canterbury pilgrims, retold from Chaucer by F. J. Harvey Darton, New York, 1914.

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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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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Seven lobsters in a dish.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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

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Seven lobsters in a dish.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Six joiners in Joiner’s hall.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Six joiners in Joiner’s hall.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Five beetles against the wall.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Five beetles against the wall.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Four puppies with our dog Ball.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Four puppies with our dog Ball.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Three monkeys tied to a log.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Three monkeys tied to a log.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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A gaping-wide-mouth-waddling frog.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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A gaping-wide-mouth-waddling frog.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014