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Philomel, with melody
Sing in our sweet lullaby.
(A midsummer night’s dream)

Frederick Hamilton Jackson, from A tribute to the genius of William Shakespeare, foreword by W. L. courtney, London, 1916.

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Philomel, with melody
Sing in our sweet lullaby.
(A midsummer night’s dream)

Frederick Hamilton Jackson, from A tribute to the genius of William Shakespeare, foreword by W. L. courtney, London, 1916.

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014
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"You know my weaknesses," said the signor, stiffly.

From  The Cornhill Magazine vol. 39, London, 1879.

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"You know my weaknesses," said the signor, stiffly.

From The Cornhill Magazine vol. 39, London, 1879.

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Monday, September 29, 2014
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Erin, by John Bell.

From Selection of vases, statues, busts, &c., from terra-cottas, by J. M. Blashfield, London, 1857.

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Erin, by John Bell.

From Selection of vases, statues, busts, &c., from terra-cottas, by J. M. Blashfield, London, 1857.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Gitana from Granada dancing the Zorongo.

Gustave Doré, from Le tour du monde (Around the world), by Edouard  Charton, Paris, 1860.

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Gitana from Granada dancing the Zorongo.

Gustave Doré, from Le tour du monde (Around the world), by Edouard Charton, Paris, 1860.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Marco the piper.

Edward Robert Hughes, from The Novellino of Masuccio vol. 1, by Masuccio Salernitano, London, 1895.

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Marco the piper.

Edward Robert Hughes, from The Novellino of Masuccio vol. 1, by Masuccio Salernitano, London, 1895.

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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One by one the villagers came out of their cottages and gathered around them to listen.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

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One by one the villagers came out of their cottages and gathered around them to listen.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

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Monday, March 24, 2014
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A voice he didn’t understand.

From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.

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A voice he didn’t understand.

From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.

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Friday, March 7, 2014
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The order of the samurai.

Edmund Joseph Sullivan, frontispiece from A modern Utopia, by Herbert George Wells, London, 1905.

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The order of the samurai.

Edmund Joseph Sullivan, frontispiece from A modern Utopia, by Herbert George Wells, London, 1905.

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Friday, February 28, 2014