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He could be seen […] erect and melancholy on his horse.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

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

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He could be seen […] erect and melancholy on his horse.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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You could say that a sharp, threatening flame shot from her eyes.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

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You could say that a sharp, threatening flame shot from her eyes.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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She went to the farther end of the Allée des Alyscamps.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

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She went to the farther end of the Allée des Alyscamps.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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He wound his right arm around Livette’s waist.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

(Source: archive.org)

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He wound his right arm around Livette’s waist.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, September 8, 2014
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He saw naught but the woman, young, fair, unclothed.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

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He saw naught but the woman, young, fair, unclothed.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, September 8, 2014
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… Thick, curly hair, surmounted by a tinsel crown.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

(Source: archive.org)

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… Thick, curly hair, surmounted by a tinsel crown.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, September 8, 2014
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Harlequin—Pluto.

Adolphe Lalauze,  frontispiece from Arlequin—Pluton, by  Thomas-Simon Gueullette, Paris, 1879.

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Harlequin—Pluto.

Adolphe Lalauze, frontispiece from Arlequin—Pluton, by Thomas-Simon Gueullette, Paris, 1879.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 23, 2014
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I ran with mad impulse.

Evert van Muyden, from Sir Jasper Carew, by Charles Lever, Boston, 1901.

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I ran with mad impulse.

Evert van Muyden, from Sir Jasper Carew, by Charles Lever, Boston, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, August 22, 2014