Water Babies

Prints from the vintage "The Water Babies" by Charles Kingsley.
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"Caves and bridges and storeys and galleries in which the ice-fairies live."

"Caves and bridges and storeys and galleries in which the ice-fairies live."

"And the fairies of the stream bore her away."

"And the fairies of the stream bore her away."

"When the fairy brought her she was the most beautiful little girl."

"When the fairy brought her she was the most beautiful little girl."

"There sat upon a rock the most graceful creature...and behold, it was Ellie."

"There sat upon a rock the most graceful creature...and behold, it was Ellie."

"Out looked a tremendous old brass blunderbuss."

"Out looked a tremendous old brass blunderbuss."

"Whichever way you are going, you are going wrong."

"Whichever way you are going, you are going wrong."

"The steam as it rushed up rasped away the sides of the hole."

"The steam as it rushed up rasped away the sides of the hole."

"Pandora by name; which means all the gifts of the gods."

"Pandora by name; which means all the gifts of the gods."

"He was all over pickles just like a sea-egg."

"He was all over pickles just like a sea-egg."

"And then St. Brandan taught the water-babies."

"And then St. Brandan taught the water-babies."


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"She went quietly over the wall after Tom."

"She went quietly over the wall after Tom."

"The dairymaid jumped up and gave chase to Tom."

"The dairymaid jumped up and gave chase to Tom."

"Inside it sat his friend the lobster."

"Inside it sat his friend the lobster."

"Under the snow-white coverlet lay the most beautiful little girl."

"Under the snow-white coverlet lay the most beautiful little girl."

"They heard the whole story from Miss Ellie."

"They heard the whole story from Miss Ellie."

"And there he saw the water forests."

"And there he saw the water forests."

"And the fairies of the stream bore her away."

"And the fairies of the stream bore her away."

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