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Headpiece vignette to chapter 10 (Female contemporaries)

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

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Headpiece vignette to chapter 10 (Female contemporaries)

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Parisian society in 1850 was given up to pleasures, balls, receptions, and theaters…

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

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Parisian society in 1850 was given up to pleasures, balls, receptions, and theaters…

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Headpiece vignette to chapter eight (Echoes of bon ton and of the life of fashion in 1850)

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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Headpiece vignette to chapter eight (Echoes of bon ton and of the life of fashion in 1850)

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Such was the life of our Parisian society when the Consulate was firmly seated.

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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Such was the life of our Parisian society when the Consulate was firmly seated.

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Headpiece vignette to first chapter (Small talk in the van)

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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Headpiece vignette to first chapter (Small talk in the van)

Albert Lynch, from The Frenchwoman of the century, by Octave Uzanne, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Everything burned instantly.

Georges Roux (?), from Maître du monde (Master of the world), by jules Verne, Paris, 1902.

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

(Source: archive.org)

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Everything burned instantly.

Georges Roux (?), from Maître du monde (Master of the world), by jules Verne, Paris, 1902.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, October 5, 2014
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Swear to me, Hagen, my son!

Arthur Rackham, from Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods, by Richard Wagner, London, 1911.

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

(Source: archive.org)

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Swear to me, Hagen, my son!

Arthur Rackham, from Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods, by Richard Wagner, London, 1911.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, September 25, 2014
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The wooing of Grimhilde, the mother of Hagen.

Arthur Rackham, from Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods, by Richard Wagner, London, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)

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The wooing of Grimhilde, the mother of Hagen.

Arthur Rackham, from Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods, by Richard Wagner, London, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, September 25, 2014