Religion in the Home (page 1/3)

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[picture: Front Cover]

Pictures from Religion in the Home: Illuminated Bible Stories for Young and Old Written in Simple Language by Charlotte M. Yonge, and illustrated by the German painter Julius Schnorr von Karolsfeld (1794-1872). The artist’s name is spelt thus in the book, although Wikipedia has it Carolsfeld.

This American book was produced in or before 1913, and is now in the public domain.

Title: Religion in the Home

Author: Yonge, Charlotte M.

Date: 1913

Total items: 18

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

Some sample images

[picture: The Virgin Mary]

The Virgin Mary

When a religious book ends a chapter on the Nativity, or birth of Jesus, with a woodcut of a woman like this, you can be pretty sure it’s intended to represent the Virgin Mary. [more...] [$]

[picture: Decorative initial letter `T'']

Decorative initial letter ‘T”

A decorative initial letter T used as a drop cap; this one has a cherub with a Star of David, a wreath and a ribbon; it is used at the start of a chapter [...] [more...] [$]

[picture: The Angel Appears Unto Mary.]

The Angel Appears Unto Mary.

The Angel Appears Unto Mary.—Luke 1:35. [more...] [$]

[picture: Chapter Tail Ornament: Ancient Musical Instruments]

Chapter Tail Ornament: Ancient Musical Instruments

A barefoot and shirtless man (I think) plays a long trumpet or horn; other instruments, including pan pipes, flute and recorder, twinned pipes, trumpet, curved horn and bagpipes are also [...] [more...] [$]

[picture: The Angel Appears Unto Zacharias.]

The Angel Appears Unto Zacharias.

The Angel Appears Unto Zacharias.—Luke 1 12,13. [more...] [$]


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Pictures from Religion in the Home: Illuminated Bible Stories for Young and Old Written in Simple Language by Charlotte M. Yonge, and illustrated by the German painter Julius Schnorr von Karolsfeld (1794-1872). The artist’s name is spelt thus in the book, although Wikipedia has it Carolsfeld.

This American book was produced in or before 1913, and is now in the public domain.


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