Pictures, Engravings and Extracts From Old Books

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John Bunyan’s chained leg in prison
33. “Cornish Riviera Express” – Great Western Railway
John Bunyan at Bedford Gaol.
11. Seal of Gusion.
Cavalier Costumes, Time of Charles II. A.D. 1670.
Hobo bird meets aristocrat rabbit
Winged fairy boy sitting in wreath
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, antique green


Chester, from the Alford Road.
Floriated fruitbowl ornament
Floriated fruit-bowl ornament, coloured
Sir Isaac Newton
Title page from Lewis’ Life of William Caxton
Paracelsus receives from the Inspiration of Spirits
Portrait of Apollonius
Crusaders attacking a castle
Full-page border with tiny vintage laurel leaves and hand-drawn box
The Order of the Inspirati.
Dark Passion Flowers

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