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Dodo (Raphus cucullatus)
From Bilder-atlas zur Wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte der Vögel ( Atlas, or Volume of plates to Scientific and popular natural history of birds), by Leopold Joseph Fitzinger, Vienna, 1864.
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    Dodo (Raphus cucullatus)

    From Bilder-atlas zur Wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte der Vögel ( Atlas, or Volume of plates to Scientific and popular natural history of birds), by Leopold Joseph Fitzinger, Vienna, 1864.

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Didn’t understand her
From Johnny Crow’s party, illustrated by Leonard Leslie Brooke, London, New York, 1907.
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    Didn’t understand her

    From Johnny Crow’s party, illustrated by Leonard Leslie Brooke, London, New York, 1907.

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Charles Robinson, frontispiece from The story of the Weathercock, by Evelyn Sharp, London, New York, not dated.
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    Charles Robinson, frontispiece from The story of the Weathercock, by Evelyn Sharp, London, New York, not dated.

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Forget-me-not
Jean-Jacques Grandville, from Les fleurs animées (animate flowers) vol. 2, collective work, Paris, 1867.
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    Forget-me-not

    Jean-Jacques Grandville, from Les fleurs animées (animate flowers) vol. 2, collective work, Paris, 1867.

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Frontispiece from Marigold garden, written and illustrated by Kate Greenaway, London, New York, not dated.
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    Frontispiece from Marigold garden, written and illustrated by Kate Greenaway, London, New York, not dated.

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Northern Saw-whet Owl
Geo G. White, from Illustrations of the birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America, by John Cassin, Philadelphia, 1862.
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    Northern Saw-whet Owl

    Geo G. White, from Illustrations of the birds of California, Texas, Oregon, British and Russian America, by John Cassin, Philadelphia, 1862.

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  8. pulmonaire:

    Devotion consists of approximately 10,000 origami flowers

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With elegant hats and up-to-date rackets, they did look a handsome pair!
Cecil Aldin, from Cecil Aldin’s merry party, told by May Byron, London, 1913.
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    With elegant hats and up-to-date rackets, they did look a handsome pair!

    Cecil Aldin, from Cecil Aldin’s merry party, told by May Byron, London, 1913.

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So they filled the bath-tin till it was brimming.
Cecil Aldin, from Cecil Aldin’s merry party, told by May Byron, London, 1913.
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    So they filled the bath-tin till it was brimming.

    Cecil Aldin, from Cecil Aldin’s merry party, told by May Byron, London, 1913.

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