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Eagle Tower, Caernarfon
They Crossed the Delaware in Safety
The figures of the Divine Letters
11. Seal of Gusion.
William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke
Sir Philip Sidney
Corner Bookcase Ornament
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, antique green
The Blizzard in America; Dead Boy in the Snow
Front Cover, Le Musée Artistique et Littéraire
Choral Recital with the organ
Sir Isaac Newton
Cartouche With Cherubs
Monseigneur Dabart, bishop of Périgueux and of Sarlat.
Full-page portrait border with nameplate space
Rustic full-page border of twigs with roses, divided into several areas
German Coaching Inn
Through Woods and Fields
Dark Passion Flowers
Golden Sunday
Horse Racing: Finish
Front Cover
Armillary Sphere, Scanned Version
View of St. Paul’s Cathedral from the Thames
Fountains Abbey
Mr. Edison’s New Phonograph
John Bunyan’s Cottage
Colophon with full-page border
clipart: initial letter S from late 15th century printed book
Frontispiece: Why has your tree no flowers while ours are pink?
Front Cover, The SUn’s Babies
When She Saw Tinyboy she hid her face shyly in her curls
Full-page border with hearts and moons
Title Page, The Sun’s Babies
Ornate Early Victorian Border
Front Cover, Moderne Kunst 14
Patriotic Border With Stars, Stripes, Eagles
Free clip-art: Victorian border of twigs and leaves
The Rose of the South (Portrait)
A tiny woodland fairy with wings
Vintage Tractors
The Magical Circle of King Solomon
Art Deco Full Page Border
Skeleton with Banner
Winged Skeleton with Hourglass on a Tombstone
Scrollwork Border from page 227
254.—Saxon Emblems of the Month of July
Eve of St. John’s Day
415.—Entrance to Warwick Castle.
Names of Angels and Days (overview)
A Hole in the Sack
Index, pointing hand, or manicule
Wandering Minstrel
2.—Stonehenge. – Restored Plan.
Ornate Victorian Border
Auf dem Weihnachtsmarkt (At Christmasfest)
In the desert between Assouan and Philae.
Portrait of King Henry the Eighth
Decorative initial letter “F” from 16th Century
Decorative initial letter “S” from 16th Century
Decorative initial letter “H” from 16th Century
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, Black and White
Decorative initial letter “G” from 16th Century
By the castle tower
Decorative initial (drop cap) D
Title Page, Gaskonští Kadeti
Front Cover
Castle sketch
Purple Victorian Vine-leaf Border
Faun playing pipes to his children
Churchyard of Stoke-Pogis, England
Clip-art: calligraphic decorative initial capital letter D from XIV. Century  No. 1
Catherine de Medici in front of the magic mirror of her astrologer Cosimo Ruggieri
Four Seasons Personified, and Zodiac Signs Personified
Homecoming, by Robert Engels
Knight, Death and the Devil (1513)
clipart: initial letter B from beginning of the 16th Century
Title Page, Craftsman’s Plant Book
826.—Evergreen, Holly or Holm Oak.
Early Victorian Border from Book Cover
St. Peter Port, Guernsey
Clovelly, From the Hobby Walk
286.—Costume of a Saxon Woman.
[Ancient] Greek Marble Mosaics 1: Olympia
Haynes School Charter from 1850
Tales of Perrault: Little Thumb

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