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Jessie Wilcox Smith

Jessie Wilcox Smith

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This illustration is from The Water Babies, a children's novel written by the Reverend Charles Kingsley and illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith.

Jessie Wilcox Smith

Jessie Wilcox Smith

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Jessie Wilcox Smith

Jessie Wilcox Smith

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Jessie Wilcox Smith

Jessie Wilcox Smith

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This illustration is from The Water Babies, a children's novel written by the Reverend Charles Kingsley and published as a book in 1863. Before that the story was serialized in Macmillan's magazine in 1862 and 1863. The book was extremely popular and remained a mainstay of children's literature through the 1920s.

Kids, books, and all the imagination that goes with it.