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Illustrations taken from The Mysterious Strangera novel by Mark Twain.

 The Astrologer

The Astrologer

Eseldorf was a paradise for us boys

Eseldorf was a paradise for us boys

Lightning blazed out

Lightning blazed out flash upon flash and pierced the castle and set it on fire

Margret

Margret

 The astrologer emptied the whole of the bowl into the bottle

The astrologer emptied the whole of the bowl into the bottle

Crowd came

Crowd came solemnly in, with heads uncovered, and laid the two drowned bodies on the bed

 Life vision dream

Life itself is only a vision, a dream

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Illustrations taken from The Odysseyepic poem attributed to Homer

Penelope

Penelope

Athena

Athena

Telemachus in the Chariot of Nestor

Telemachus in the Chariot of Nestor

 Proteus

Proteus

Odysseus And Calypso

Odysseus And Calypso

The Raft

The Raft

Cyclops

Cyclops

Circe And The Swine

Circe And The Swine

Odysseus In The Land Of Dead

Odysseus In The Land Of Dead

 The Sirens

The Sirens

Swineherd

Swineherd

 Beggars fight

Beggars fight

boar hunt

Boar hunt

Trial of bow

Trial of bow

Slaughter of the suitors

Slaughter of the suitors

Odysseus And Penelope

Odysseus And Penelope

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Illustrations taken from The Sampo – A Wonder Tale Of The Old Northa novel by James Baldwin

The Magician And The Maid Of Beauty

The Magician And The Maid Of Beauty

The Hag Of The Rock

The Hag Of The Rock

The Slave Boy

The Slave Boy

The Golden Maiden

The Golden Maiden

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Illustrations taken from The World of Music – Song Programs for Youth

In A Strange Land

In A Strange Land

River Of Sleep

River Of Sleep

The Enchanted Wood

The Enchanted Wood

Queen Astrid Comes No More

Queen Astrid Comes No More

The Cobbler

The Cobbler

The Feast Of Raymi

The Feast Of Raymi

Discovery

Discovery

 A Gypsy Sings To His Pony

A Gypsy Sings To His Pony

Indian Prayer

Indian Prayer

The Prince

The Prince

Sea Fever

Sea Fever

Cap'n Storm-Along

Cap’n Storm-Along

Song Of The Reapers

Song Of The Reapers

The Cowboy's Life

The Cowboy’s Life

 The Air Mail

The Air Mail

(7 – to be continued)

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