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

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