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Horse Racing: Finish
Front Cover
View of St. Paul’s Cathedral from the Thames
11. Seal of Gusion.
Fountains Abbey
Title Page, Old England
Mr. Edison’s New Phonograph
Decorative clip-art Victorian border, antique green
John Bunyan’s Cottage
Colophon with full-page border
Ornate Early Victorian Border
Dark Passion Flowers
Front Cover, Moderne Kunst 14
Patriotic Border With Stars, Stripes, Eagles
The Rose of the South (Portrait)
Armillary Sphere, Scanned Version
A tiny woodland fairy with wings
Vintage Tractors
Art Deco Full Page Border
Historiated decorative initial capital letter M in Blue
Skeleton with Banner
Winged Skeleton with Hourglass on a Tombstone
254.—Saxon Emblems of the Month of July
clipart: initial letter S from late 15th century printed book
Eve of St. John’s Day
415.—Entrance to Warwick Castle.
A Hole in the Sack
Full-page border with hearts and moons
Index, pointing hand, or manicule
Wandering Minstrel
Ornate Victorian Border
Floriated initial capital letter  “S”
Auf dem Weihnachtsmarkt (At Christmasfest)
In the desert between Assouan and Philae.
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
Clip-art: calligraphic decorative initial capital letter B from XIV. Century  No. 1
Four Seasons Personified, and Zodiac Signs Personified
Homecoming, by Robert Engels
clipart: initial letter B from beginning of the 16th Century
Clip-art: calligraphic decorative initial capital letter N from XIV. Century  No. 1
Title Page, Craftsman’s Plant Book
826.—Evergreen, Holly or Holm Oak.
St. Peter Port, Guernsey
Free clip-art: Victorian border of brown twigs and green leaves
Clovelly, From the Hobby Walk
286.—Costume of a Saxon Woman.
Haynes School Charter from 1850
Decorative initial (drop cap) D
Tales of Perrault: Little Thumb
Basilica St. Anthony,  Padua
Clip-art: calligraphic decorative initial capital letter D from XIV. Century  No. 1
XLIII..—Aragli or Big Horn.
XLIII.—Vicuña of Peru
Chapterhead with Mer-Horses
Knight, Death and the Devil (1513)
Our Princess Royal: The Empress-Dowager Victoria of Germany
The Old Bachelor
Crayon Sketch of Charles Dickens, 1838
Early Victorian Border from Book Cover
Rudolph von Habsburg.
Goth skull with vines, colour version
Goth skull with vines
[Ancient] Greek Marble Mosaics 1: Olympia
Criccieth Castle
The Casuals
Crusader King
Victorian vine-leaf page border
Slaves for the Harem
Medieval Customs

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