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A flowery gate opens wide…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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

(Source: archive.org)

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A flowery gate opens wide…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 9, 2014
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Sharp thorns stretched and climbed up above the roofs.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

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Sharp thorns stretched and climbed up above the roofs.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 9, 2014
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The old one lifted up her head with laughter.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

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The old one lifted up her head with laughter.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 9, 2014
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Come little one, come closer, this is a spinning-wheel.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

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Come little one, come closer, this is a spinning-wheel.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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But after the banquet…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

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But after the banquet…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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'Tis celebration time for old fairy tales.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

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'Tis celebration time for old fairy tales.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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The white doe of Rylston.

Herbert Cole, from Fairy gold, by Ernest Rhys, London, New York, early 20th century (illustrations dated 1906, book reprinted in 1919, 1922…).

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

(Source: archive.org)

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The white doe of Rylston.

Herbert Cole, from Fairy gold, by Ernest Rhys, London, New York, early 20th century (illustrations dated 1906, book reprinted in 1919, 1922…).

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

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, October 3, 2014
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Elan the armourer.

Herbert Cole, from Fairy gold, by Ernest Rhys, London, New York, early 20th century (illustrations dated 1906, book reprinted in 1919, 1922…).

(Source: archive.org)

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Elan the armourer.

Herbert Cole, from Fairy gold, by Ernest Rhys, London, New York, early 20th century (illustrations dated 1906, book reprinted in 1919, 1922…).

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 2, 2014