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And he gave them charge about the queen.

Byam Shaw, From Guinevere, by Alfred lord Tennyson,  London, 18??.

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And he gave them charge about the queen.

Byam Shaw, From Guinevere, by Alfred lord Tennyson, London, 18??.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, August 15, 2014
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How Queen Guenever rode a-maying into the woods.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

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

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How Queen Guenever rode a-maying into the woods.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, July 17, 2014
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How Dame Lionesse came forth arrayed like a princess.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

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How Dame Lionesse came forth arrayed like a princess.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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How Beaumains defeated the Red Knight.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

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How Beaumains defeated the Red Knight.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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Inner city, Porte du Roi and watchtower.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

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Inner city, Porte du Roi and watchtower.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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15th century city wall, Porte du Roi.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

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15th century city wall, Porte du Roi.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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Châtelet, entrance of the abbey. 

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

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Châtelet, entrance of the abbey.

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, June 20, 2014
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Fortified bridge in the churchyard.

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

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Fortified bridge in the churchyard.

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, June 20, 2014