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Headpiece vignette to chapter IV: story of what the knight encountered in the woods.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Headpiece vignette to chapter IV: story of what the knight encountered in the woods.

Frances Bassett Comstock, from Undine : a legend, by Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué, New York, 1911.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014
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To drop all formal parleying—And then you’re sure to catch it.

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

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To drop all formal parleying—And then you’re sure to catch it.

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014
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In caverns by the water-side.

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

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In caverns by the water-side.

Peter Newell, from The hunting of the snark, by Lewis Carroll, New York, 1903.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014
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The questing beast.

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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The questing beast.

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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Thursday, July 17, 2014
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The Red Demon.

Christopher Whall W. Strang, from Beauty’s awakening, a masque of winter and of spring, by the  Art Workers Guild, London, 1899.

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The Red Demon.

Christopher Whall W. Strang, from Beauty’s awakening, a masque of winter and of spring, by the Art Workers Guild, London, 1899.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014
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Aschemon the dragon.

Walter Crane, from Beauty’s awakening, a masque of winter and of spring, by the  Art Workers Guild, London, 1899.

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Aschemon the dragon.

Walter Crane, from Beauty’s awakening, a masque of winter and of spring, by the Art Workers Guild, London, 1899.

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Monday, July 14, 2014
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Grotesque panel by Zancarli. Fight between two dragons, with children and satyrs.

From Les monstres dans l’art (Monsters in art), by Edmond Valton, Paris, 1905.

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Grotesque panel by Zancarli. Fight between two dragons, with children and satyrs.

From Les monstres dans l’art (Monsters in art), by Edmond Valton, Paris, 1905.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
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Grotesque panel by Zancarli. Fish-tailed character fighting a centaur.

From Les monstres dans l’art (Monsters in art), by Edmond Valton, Paris, 1905.

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Grotesque panel by Zancarli. Fish-tailed character fighting a centaur.

From Les monstres dans l’art (Monsters in art), by Edmond Valton, Paris, 1905.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, June 16, 2014