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My Dearest Child (My Love)
Saint Bonaventura as a Monk
Vignette: crucifix with skull and prayer book or bible
11. Seal of Gusion.
Summer Evening
Sir Christopher Hatton
Atrolabe: scientist and boy
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, antique green
Full-page border with bird, flowers, ivy
Banner, or Banderole
Choirboy singing from balcony pulpit
Sir Isaac Newton
Collection of alms at the funeral of don Álvaro de Luna
Cherub playing a grand piano
Eagle Tower, Caernarfon
53.8.—IHS
They Crossed the Delaware in Safety
The figures of the Divine Letters
William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke
Dark Passion Flowers
Sir Philip Sidney
Corner Bookcase Ornament
The Blizzard in America; Dead Boy in the Snow
Armillary Sphere, Scanned Version
Front Cover, Le Musée Artistique et Littéraire
Choral Recital with the organ
Cartouche With Cherubs
Historiated decorative initial capital letter M in Blue
Monseigneur Dabart, bishop of Périgueux and of Sarlat.
Full-page portrait border with nameplate space
German Coaching Inn
Golden Sunday
Front Cover
View of St. Paul’s Cathedral from the Thames
Floriated initial capital letter  “S”
Fountains Abbey
Mr. Edison’s New Phonograph
Free clip-art: Victorian border of twigs and leaves
John Bunyan’s Cottage
Colophon with full-page border
Frontispiece: Why has your tree no flowers while ours are pink?
The Magical Circle of King Solomon
Front Cover, The SUn’s Babies
When She Saw Tinyboy she hid her face shyly in her curls
Title Page, The Sun’s Babies
Scrollwork Border from page 227
Ornate Early Victorian Border
Names of Angels and Days (overview)
Front Cover, Moderne Kunst 14
Patriotic Border With Stars, Stripes, Eagles
The Rose of the South (Portrait)
2.—Stonehenge. – Restored Plan.
A tiny woodland fairy with wings
Vintage Tractors
Art Deco Full Page Border
Portrait of King Henry the Eighth
Skeleton with Banner
Winged Skeleton with Hourglass on a Tombstone
254.—Saxon Emblems of the Month of July
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, Black and White
Eve of St. John’s Day
415.—Entrance to Warwick Castle.
A Hole in the Sack
Clip-art: calligraphic decorative initial capital letter R from XIV. Century  No. 1
Index, pointing hand, or manicule
Wandering Minstrel
In the desert between Assouan and Philae.
Decorative initial letter “F” from 16th Century
Free clip-art: Eighteenth-century Border from Figures pour les Missels
Decorative initial letter “S” from 16th Century
Decorative initial letter “H” from 16th Century
Decorative initial letter “G” from 16th Century
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, antique brown
By the castle tower
Title Page, Gaskonští Kadeti
Early Victorian Border from Book Cover
Front Cover
Castle sketch
Faun playing pipes to his children
Churchyard of Stoke-Pogis, England
Catherine de Medici in front of the magic mirror of her astrologer Cosimo Ruggieri
Victorian vine-leaf page border
Four Seasons Personified, and Zodiac Signs Personified
Homecoming, by Robert Engels

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