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The hangman.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

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

(Source: archive.org.)

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The hangman.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

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

(Source: archive.org.)

Friday, October 17, 2014
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The housekeeper.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

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The housekeeper.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

Thursday, October 16, 2014
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The cockney.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

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The cockney.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

Thursday, October 16, 2014
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The retired tradesman.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

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The retired tradesman.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
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The landlady.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

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The landlady.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
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The postman.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

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The postman.

Kenny Meadows, from Heads of the people vol. 1, by Douglas Jerrold, WM Thackeray et al, London, 1864.

(Source: archive.org.)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
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Minnehaha.

Harrison Fisher, frontispiece from The song of Hiawatha, by  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,  Indianapolis, 1906.

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Minnehaha.

Harrison Fisher, frontispiece from The song of Hiawatha, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Indianapolis, 1906.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, September 17, 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. 

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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