Illustrations

THE FRONTIER MINISTER, READING THE PIECE THROUGH,
SWORE BY HIS PIGTAIL: 'THIS WILL NEVER DO!' by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE FRONTIER MINISTER, READING THE PIECE THROUGH, SWORE BY HIS PIGTAIL: 'THIS WILL NEVER DO!'

WE GRACIOUSLY WILL, NONE THE LESS, ALLOW
TEN JUNKS A YEAR TO ANCHOR AT HANKOW by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

WE GRACIOUSLY WILL, NONE THE LESS, ALLOW TEN JUNKS A YEAR TO ANCHOR AT HANKOW

THE FAMED KIEN LUNG, NOW RULING AT PEKIN
(BUT TARTAR, NOT CHINESE, BY ORIGIN) by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE FAMED KIEN LUNG, NOW RULING AT PEKIN (BUT TARTAR, NOT CHINESE, BY ORIGIN)

LI-CHUNG, A BOND STREET TEA-MAN WITH MEEK EYES,
PERFORMED THE SERVICE, SHOWING NO SURPRISE by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

LI-CHUNG, A BOND STREET TEA-MAN WITH MEEK EYES, PERFORMED THE SERVICE, SHOWING NO SURPRISE

THE FOREIGN MINISTER, READING THE NOTE THROUGH,
SWORE BY HIS WIG, WHY THIS WOULD NEVER DO by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE FOREIGN MINISTER, READING THE NOTE THROUGH, SWORE BY HIS WIG, WHY THIS WOULD NEVER DO

WE ENGLISH HAVE GOOD REASON WHEN WE BRAG:
NO HEATHEN SHALL INSULT OUR GLORIOUS FLAG by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

WE ENGLISH HAVE GOOD REASON WHEN WE BRAG: NO HEATHEN SHALL INSULT OUR GLORIOUS FLAG

SILVER SALVERS FOR YOUR BOARD,
SATIN FOR YOUR BED,
AND SCENTED SUDS TO BLOW YOUR BUBBLES,
GREEN, BLUE, YELLOW AND RED by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

SILVER SALVERS FOR YOUR BOARD, SATIN FOR YOUR BED, AND SCENTED SUDS TO BLOW YOUR BUBBLES, GREEN, BLUE, YELLOW AND RED

STOCKINGS FOR YOUR JAUNTY LEGS,
STADDLES FOR YOUR RICKS,
STRINGS TO TIE THE PICKLE-JAR,
STRAW TO MAKE BRICKS by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

STOCKINGS FOR YOUR JAUNTY LEGS, STADDLES FOR YOUR RICKS, STRINGS TO TIE THE PICKLE-JAR, STRAW TO MAKE BRICKS

A LOVELY LADY IN HER ATTIC ROOM
WORKING, FOLK SAY, BY STARLIGHT AT HER LOOM by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

A LOVELY LADY IN HER ATTIC ROOM WORKING, FOLK SAY, BY STARLIGHT AT HER LOOM

BUT HERE HER STORY ... DIMS AT LAST
WITH THE DUKE'S EXECUTION by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

BUT HERE HER STORY ... DIMS AT LAST WITH THE DUKE'S EXECUTION

PORTRAITS BY RIVAL PAINTERS by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

PORTRAITS BY RIVAL PAINTERS

SHE SANG TO HER OWN LUTE, LAY LONG A-BED,
SWOONED FASHIONABLY, EMBROIDERED WITH GOLD THREAD by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

SHE SANG TO HER OWN LUTE, LAY LONG A-BED, SWOONED FASHIONABLY, EMBROIDERED WITH GOLD THREAD

NOW SHE DINED IN STATE AT THE DUKE'S BOARD
AS THOUGH THE HEIRESS OF SOME POWERFUL LORD by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

NOW SHE DINED IN STATE AT THE DUKE'S BOARD AS THOUGH THE HEIRESS OF SOME POWERFUL LORD

THE BUTLER, BROWNE, LED ANN TO A LARGE TUB
FULL OF HOT WATER. SHE ENJOYED HER SCRUB by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE BUTLER, BROWNE, LED ANN TO A LARGE TUB FULL OF HOT WATER. SHE ENJOYED HER SCRUB

IN FLOUNCED THE DUCHESS. ANN GAVE HER A SMILE
BUT STILL CONTINUED READING A LONG WHILE by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

IN FLOUNCED THE DUCHESS. ANN GAVE HER A SMILE BUT STILL CONTINUED READING A LONG WHILE

ANN, DRESSED IN RAGS AND AN OLD TATTERED SHAWL,
MARCHED RESOLUTELY OFF TO HIGHWOOD HALL by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

ANN, DRESSED IN RAGS AND AN OLD TATTERED SHAWL, MARCHED RESOLUTELY OFF TO HIGHWOOD HALL

THERE AT THE DOOR STOOD THE MERRY OLD MILKMAN by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THERE AT THE DOOR STOOD THE MERRY OLD MILKMAN

WE DANCED THE DANCES OF ALL COUNTRIES by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

WE DANCED THE DANCES OF ALL COUNTRIES

WHEN FLORINDO CAME THAT NIGHT TO ESCORT HER TO THE CARNIVAL, HE FOUND HER THE JOYOUS ROSAURA OF YESTERDAY by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

WHEN FLORINDO CAME THAT NIGHT TO ESCORT HER TO THE CARNIVAL, HE FOUND HER THE JOYOUS ROSAURA OF YESTERDAY

THE OLD PANTALEONE CAME TO ROSAURA WREATHED IN SMILES. 'WELL, MY CHARMER,' SAID HE, 'HAVE I NOT GAINED THE PRIZE?' by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE OLD PANTALEONE CAME TO ROSAURA WREATHED IN SMILES. 'WELL, MY CHARMER,' SAID HE, 'HAVE I NOT GAINED THE PRIZE?'