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Sir Launcelot is dust.

From The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin)  and illustrated by Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), John Leech, Richard Doyle, Edinburgh, London, 1870.

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

(Source: archive.org)

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Sir Launcelot is dust.

From The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin) and illustrated by Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), John Leech, Richard Doyle, Edinburgh, London, 1870.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, September 21, 2014
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The rhyme of sir Launcelot Bogle.

From The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), and illustrated by Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), John Leech, Richard Doyle, Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

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The rhyme of sir Launcelot Bogle.

From The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), and illustrated by Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), John Leech, Richard Doyle, Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Little John and the Red Friar.

John Leech (?), from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

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Little John and the Red Friar.

John Leech (?), from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, September 21, 2014
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The royal banquet.

Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

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The royal banquet.

Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, September 20, 2014
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The fight with the snapping turtle.

Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), Edinburgh, London, 1870.

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The fight with the snapping turtle.

Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin), Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Frontispiece from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin) and illustrated by Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), John Leech, Richard Doyle,  Edinburgh, London, 1870.

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Frontispiece from The book of ballads, edited by Bon Gaultier (William Edmonstoune Aytoun and Sir Theodore Martin) and illustrated by Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester), John Leech, Richard Doyle, Edinburgh, London, 1870.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, September 20, 2014
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That’s the Devil, most certainly.

Achille Devéria, from Légendes ballades et fabliaux vol. 2, by Pierre-Marie-François Baour-Lormian, Paris, 1829.

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

(Source: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek)

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That’s the Devil, most certainly.

Achille Devéria, from Légendes ballades et fabliaux vol. 2, by Pierre-Marie-François Baour-Lormian, Paris, 1829.

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

(Source: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The flood.

Achille Devéria, from Légendes ballades et fabliaux vol. 2, by Pierre-Marie-François Baour-Lormian, Paris, 1829.

(Source: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek)

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The flood.

Achille Devéria, from Légendes ballades et fabliaux vol. 2, by Pierre-Marie-François Baour-Lormian, Paris, 1829.

(Source: Bayerische Staatsbibliothek)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014