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... and her fairy sent / To bear him to my bower... "A Midsummer-Night’s Dream" (1908) illustrated by Arthur Rackham (Act IV, Scene I).

... and her fairy sent / To bear him to my bower... "A Midsummer-Night’s Dream" (1908) illustrated by Arthur Rackham (Act IV, Scene I).

"The most beautiful bird of paradise", p. 210, ill. 26, Warwick Goble, the Waterbabies, 1909

"The most beautiful bird of paradise", p. 210, ill. 26, Warwick Goble, the Waterbabies, 1909

Gaillardia Fairy Cicely  There once was a child in a garden, Who loved all my colours of flame, The crimson and scarlet and yellow - But what was my name?

1930s The Gaillardia FAIRY CICELY Mary BARKER Ideal for Framing

Gaillardia Fairy Cicely There once was a child in a garden, Who loved all my colours of flame, The crimson and scarlet and yellow - But what was my name?

Scheherazade from A Thousand and One Nights. She enchanted a demented Shah from murdering countless women by reading stories to him for a thousand one nights.  Each story had a moral to it so at the end of a thousand and one nights, the shah regains his sanity.  A true heroine!!

Scheherazade from A Thousand and One Nights. She enchanted a demented Shah from murdering countless women by reading stories to him for a thousand one nights. Each story had a moral to it so at the end of a thousand and one nights, the shah regains his sanity. A true heroine!!

Alceste and the God of Love - ill. 29, p. 550 Legend of Good Women, The Modern Reader’s Chaucer: The Complete Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. Tatlock, John S.P. & Percy MacKaye, editors. Warwick Goble, illustrator. New York Macmillan 1912

Alceste and the God of Love - ill. 29, p. 550 Legend of Good Women, The Modern Reader’s Chaucer: The Complete Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. Tatlock, John S.P. & Percy MacKaye, editors. Warwick Goble, illustrator. New York Macmillan 1912

Vintage Blossom Fairy Illustrations by PeachyChicBoutique on Etsy

Vintage Blossom Fairy Illustrations