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A noise of hunters is heard. Enter divers spirits in the shape of hounds, & hunt them about: Prospero and Ariel setting them on.

Walter Crane, from Eight illustrations to Shakespeare’s Tempest, London, 1894.

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A noise of hunters is heard. Enter divers spirits in the shape of hounds, & hunt them about: Prospero and Ariel setting them on.

Walter Crane, from Eight illustrations to Shakespeare’s Tempest, London, 1894.

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Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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The two proud sisters set off in high spirits.

From Cinderella, engraved (and illustrated?) by the Brothers Dalziel, London, New York, between 1865 and 1889.

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The two proud sisters set off in high spirits.

From Cinderella, engraved (and illustrated?) by the Brothers Dalziel, London, New York, between 1865 and 1889.

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Sunday, August 26, 2012
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Voluta tesselata (Melo melo tesselata.)

From Exotic conchology, by William Swainson, London, 1821.

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Voluta tesselata (Melo melo tesselata.)

From Exotic conchology, by William Swainson, London, 1821.

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Friday, February 18, 2011
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Aubrey Beardsley: initial letter V, for Ben Jonson’s Volpone. London, 1898.
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Aubrey Beardsley: initial letter V, for Ben Jonson’s Volpone. London, 1898.
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Wednesday, January 27, 2010
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Tea-kettle of brass repoussé and engraved. Persian work. From A history of furniture, London, 1907.
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Tea-kettle of brass repoussé and engraved. Persian work. From A history of furniture, London, 1907.
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Friday, January 22, 2010