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.
"You know my weaknesses," said the signor, stiffly.
From The Cornhill Magazine vol. 39, London, 1879.
Erin, by John Bell.
From Selection of vases, statues, busts, &c., from terra-cottas, by J. M. Blashfield, London, 1857.
Gitana from Granada dancing the Zorongo.
Gustave Doré, from Le tour du monde (Around the world), by Edouard Charton, Paris, 1860.
Marco the piper.
Edward Robert Hughes, from The Novellino of Masuccio vol. 1, by Masuccio Salernitano, London, 1895.
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.
A voice he didn’t understand.
From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.