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Then the princess left the cave and wandered down to the sea-shore.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

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Then the princess left the cave and wandered down to the sea-shore.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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If you will give me home in your oven I will see to the baking of your bread.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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If you will give me home in your oven I will see to the baking of your bread.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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And ere they could stop her she had turned her palfrey’s head towards the prison window, and pushed her white arms through the bars to clasp the prince.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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And ere they could stop her she had turned her palfrey’s head towards the prison window, and pushed her white arms through the bars to clasp the prince.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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“‘Tis their daughter, Princess Joan,” said the wizard with a sigh. “But do not look at her, my son, for she will bring nothing but trouble to all who know her.”

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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“‘Tis their daughter, Princess Joan,” said the wizard with a sigh. “But do not look at her, my son, for she will bring nothing but trouble to all who know her.”

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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One by one the villagers came out of their cottages and gathered around them to listen.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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One by one the villagers came out of their cottages and gathered around them to listen.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Monday, March 24, 2014
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Then he picked up the necklace on the point of his sword and carried it, slung thereon, unto the council chamber. 

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

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Then he picked up the necklace on the point of his sword and carried it, slung thereon, unto the council chamber.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org.)

Monday, March 24, 2014
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Sir Bedevere casts the sword Excalibur into the lake. 

Walter Crane, from King Arthur’s knights, retold by Henry Gilbert, Edinburgh, London, 1911.

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Sir Bedevere casts the sword Excalibur into the lake.

Walter Crane, from King Arthur’s knights, retold by Henry Gilbert, Edinburgh, London, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
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Sir Lancelot forbids sir Bors to slay the king.

Walter Crane, from King Arthur’s knights, retold by Henry Gilbert, Edinburgh, London, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)

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Sir Lancelot forbids sir Bors to slay the king.

Walter Crane, from King Arthur’s knights, retold by Henry Gilbert, Edinburgh, London, 1911.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, January 28, 2014