Images to Tell a Story

Aubrey Beardsley ~ Book Cover ~ Under the Hill and Other Essays ~ via
BEARDSLEY, AUBREY: Under the Hill and Other Essays in Prose and Verse. London: John Lane 1904. Illustrations with tissue guards. 4to. 70, [4, ads] pp. Publisher’s blue cloth, with gilt design by Beardsley.

Edmund Dulac ~ Book Cover ~ Fairies I Have Met by Mrs. (Maud Margaret) Rodolph Stawell ~ 1910 ~ full text via The Open Library

Jessie M. King ~ Cover Art ~ Mummy’s Bedtime Story Book by “Marion” ~ 1929 ~ via
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Charles Robinson, title page from Lullaby-land; songs of childhood, selected by Kenneth Grahame, New York, circa 1897.
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Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens, illustrations by Arthur Rackham, Macmillan & Co., London, 1920, via

 N. C. Wyeth ~ Book Cover ~ Robin Hood by Paul Creswick ~ David McKay (publisher) ~ 1917 ~ via Golden Age Comic Book Stories

 N. C. Wyeth ~ Title Page ~ Robin Hood by Paul Creswick ~ David McKay (publisher) ~ 1917 ~ via Golden Age Comic Book Stories

Mabel Lucie Attwell ~ Book Cover ~ Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M. Barrie ~ Charles Scribner’s Sons ~ 1921 ~ via Animation Archive

Mabel Lucie Attwell ~ Title Page ~ Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M. Barrie ~ Charles Scribner’s Sons ~ 1921 ~ via Animation Archive

George Barbier ~ Title Page ~ The Romance of Perfume by Richard Le Gallienne ~ 1928 ~ via The Pictorial Arts