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An incubus.

From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.

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oldbookillustrations:

An incubus.

From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.

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The huntress Dian.

Arthur Rackham, from Comus, by John Milton, New York, London, 1921.

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The huntress Dian.

Arthur Rackham, from Comus, by John Milton, New York, London, 1921.

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Pirelli Calendar 1986 Shot by Bert Stern in England

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Pirelli Calendar 1986 Shot by Bert Stern in England

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Coming up to the surface they climbed into the boat.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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Coming up to the surface they climbed into the boat.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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 A great many ghosts rushed towards the Brahman.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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A great many ghosts rushed towards the Brahman.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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Emperor (?) Scorpion.

Samuel Howitt, from A companion to Mr. Bullock’s London Museum and Pantherion, by William  Bullock, London, 1812.

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Emperor (?) Scorpion.

Samuel Howitt, from A companion to Mr. Bullock’s London Museum and Pantherion, by William Bullock, London, 1812.

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Pygmy mouse lemur.

Samuel Howitt, from A companion to Mr. Bullock’s London Museum and Pantherion, by Wiliam  Bullock, London, 1812.

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oldbookillustrations:

Pygmy mouse lemur.

Samuel Howitt, from A companion to Mr. Bullock’s London Museum and Pantherion, by Wiliam Bullock, London, 1812.

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She slipped the stone off her neck.

From The nine lives of a cat , by  Charles Bennett, London, 1860.

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oldbookillustrations:

She slipped the stone off her neck.

From The nine lives of a cat , by Charles Bennett, London, 1860.

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Third night, fourth tale. The siren.

Edward Robert Hughes, frontispiece from The Nights of Straparola vol. 1, by  Giovanni Francesco Straparola, London, 1894.

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oldbookillustrations:

Third night, fourth tale. The siren.

Edward Robert Hughes, frontispiece from The Nights of Straparola vol. 1, by Giovanni Francesco Straparola, London, 1894.

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Third night, Third fable. Biancabella and the serpent.

Edward Robert Hughes, from The Nights of Straparola, by  Giovanni Francesco Straparola, London, 1894.

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oldbookillustrations:

Third night, Third fable. Biancabella and the serpent.

Edward Robert Hughes, from The Nights of Straparola, by Giovanni Francesco Straparola, London, 1894.

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