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Its three heads spluttering fire.

Arthur Rackham, from A wonder book, by  Nathaniel Hawthorne, New York, not dated.

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Its three heads spluttering fire.

Arthur Rackham, from A wonder book, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, New York, not dated.

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Thursday, November 21, 2013
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St. George.

William T. Horton, from A book of images, introduced by W. B. Yeats, London, 1898.

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St. George.

William T. Horton, from A book of images, introduced by W. B. Yeats, London, 1898.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013
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I dreamt it!

From Puck on Pegasus, by  Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell, illustrated by John Leech, John Tenniel et al, London, 1868.

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I dreamt it!

From Puck on Pegasus, by Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell, illustrated by John Leech, John Tenniel et al, London, 1868.

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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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The knight with that old dragon fights
Two days incessantly

Walter Crane, from Spenser’s faerie queene vol. 1, by  Edmund Spenser, London, 1895.

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The knight with that old dragon fights
Two days incessantly

Walter Crane, from Spenser’s faerie queene vol. 1, by Edmund Spenser, London, 1895.

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Thursday, December 20, 2012
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Bronze torch-holder.

From The magazine of art vol. 10, London, 1887.

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Bronze torch-holder.

From The magazine of art vol. 10, London, 1887.

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Monday, December 3, 2012
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The battle of the dragons.

Alfred Fredericks, from The boy’s Mabinogion, edited by Sidney Lanier, New York, 1881.

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The battle of the dragons.

Alfred Fredericks, from The boy’s Mabinogion, edited by Sidney Lanier, New York, 1881.

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Monday, October 8, 2012
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They saw, advancing towards them […] two great dragons.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

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They saw, advancing towards them […] two great dragons.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2012
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Prince Darling transformed into the monster.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

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Prince Darling transformed into the monster.

Henry Justice Ford, from Prince Darling and other stories, by Andrew Lang, London, New York, Toronto, 1930.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2012