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sovietpostcards · 2 days
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Illustration by Aleksandr Deyneka for A. Pravdina’s short story “Four Tos’kas” (1930)
(Tos’ka—Тоська—is a cat’s name and also a woman’s name. Antonina → Tosya → Tos’ka)
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Illustration from The Odyssey of Homer by N. C. Wyeth (1929)
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detroitlib · 1 day
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From our stacks: Illustration from Aunt Mary's Illustrated Primer; A Series of Easy and Progressive Lessons in Spelling and Reading. With more than one hundred pictures. London: George Routledge and Sons, n.d. (1871?)
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vintage-ukraine · 1 day
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XIXth century painted clay plates from Ukrainian Folk Art by Mykola Biliashivsky, 1911
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bambiwatson · 2 days
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"We shall see what you'll dream of here tonight," her youngest brother said, as he showed her where she was to sleep.
"I only wish I could dream how to set you free," she said.
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oakfern · 8 months
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From My Father Once Told Me, Ben Konkol.
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feluart · 4 months
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"She'd laughed, and if he could have bottled the sound and gotten drunk on it every night, he would have. It terrified him."
-Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
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s-u-w-i · 4 months
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“And so they stood on the walls of the City of Gondor, and a great wind rose and blew, and their hair, raven and golden, streamed out mingling in the air.” - J. R. R. Tolkien, The Return of the King  So long since the last time I draw them! 💍
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wuntrum · 7 months
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my thesis work is done!! if you wanna read more about each story, you can check out my thesis tag, and if you’d like a print, these guys are all up on my inprnt!
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absentson · 12 days
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Another one from the early days \o/ again, focused on the little things as per usual
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sovietpostcards · 3 months
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The Wild Swans. Illustrations by Nika Goltz.
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Cover Art for Legends of Charlemagne by N. C. Wyeth (1924)
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sirielle · 26 days
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My map of Gondolin in color. More details & higher res images at sirielle.com & closeups at instagram.com/sirielleart/
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enchantedbook · 4 months
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Tales of the Greeks and Trojans by Janet Grahame Johnstone and Anne Grahame Johnstone, 1963
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erionmakuo · 8 months
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Cover illustration I did for Lord of the Night Realm - Book II: Reunion by Senna Byrd. 
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nicolezaridze · 5 months
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a lil summer comic for exclaim! 🌞🧋
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