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They will certainly mischief you.

Arthur Rackham ~ They Will Certainly Mischief You ~ Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M. Barrie ~ 1906

Arthur Rackham ~ The Kensington Gardens are in London ~ Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M. Barrie ~ 1906 ~ via

Arthur Rackham ~ The Birds Said They Would Help Him No More ~ Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M. Barrie ~ 1906 ~ via

Arthur Rackham ~ There Now Arose a Mighty Storm ~ Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M. Barrie ~ 1906 ~ via
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Illustration for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, published 1914
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Arthur Rackham
The flowery-kirtl’d Naiades
Illustration for “Comus” by John Milton 1608-1674, Published 1921
Arthur Rackham~ from The Old Woman in the Wood ~ Little Brother and Little Sister and Other Tales by the Brothers Grimm ~ London: Constable & Co. ~ 1917
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Hush! For the holiest thing that lives is here.
Arthur Rackham, from The springtide of life, by Algernon Charles Swinburne, London, 1918.
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Gulliver seizes the enemy’s fleet.
Arthur Rackham, from Gulliver’s travels into several remote nations of the world, by Jonathan Swift, London, 1899.Via archive.org.
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Brünnhilde slowly and silently leads her horse down the path to the cave.
Arthur Rackham, from The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie, by Richard Wagner, London, New York, 1910.
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The ride of the valkyries.
Arthur Rackham, from The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie, by Richard Wagner, London, New York, 1910.
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The Rhine’s fair children, bewailing their lost gold, weep.
Arthur Rackham, from The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie, by Richard Wagner, London, New York, 1910.
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Ohé! ohé! Horrible dragon o swallow me not! Spare the life of poor Loge!
Arthur Rackham, from The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie, by Richard Wagner, London, New York, 1910.
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Raging, Wotan rides to the rock! […] Like a storm-wind he comes!
Arthur Rackham, from The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie, by Richard Wagner, London, New York, 1910.