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Sir Roger’s ancestor invents a new mode of making love.

Hugh Thomson, from Days with Sir Roger de Coverley, by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, London, 1892.

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Sir Roger’s ancestor invents a new mode of making love.

Hugh Thomson, from Days with Sir Roger de Coverley, by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, London, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Dressed after this manner.

Hugh Thomson, from Days with Sir Roger de Coverley, by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, London, 1892.

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Dressed after this manner.

Hugh Thomson, from Days with Sir Roger de Coverley, by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, London, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Will Wimble with the puppies.

Hugh Thomson, from Days with Sir Roger de Coverley, by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, London, 1892.

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Will Wimble with the puppies.

Hugh Thomson, from Days with Sir Roger de Coverley, by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, London, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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The “sword and dagger” fight.

Harry Furniss, from The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

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The “sword and dagger” fight.

Harry Furniss, from The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

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Tuesday, April 22, 2014
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View in High street, showing the proposed crowned steeple to Brasenose College (Oxford).

A. E. Perkins after the design by T. G. Jackson, from The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

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View in High street, showing the proposed crowned steeple to Brasenose College (Oxford).

A. E. Perkins after the design by T. G. Jackson, from The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
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Study of a head. 

E. J. Pointer, From The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

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Study of a head.

E. J. Pointer, From The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

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Monday, April 21, 2014
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caricatures from Punch from 1859 to 1888. Selected and redrawn by Harry Furniss.

From The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

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caricatures from Punch from 1859 to 1888. Selected and redrawn by Harry Furniss.

From The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, April 21, 2014

Fudge

To execute work without the proper materials, and where the workman is obliged to substitute one article for another, and by contrivance make his work passable: when such cases occur, they show the skill and ingenuity of the compositor or pressman, in making his production look well.


From A Dictionary of the Art of Printing, by William Savage, London, 1841.

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