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The Magic Horse - Stories from The Arabian Nights as retold by Lawrence Housman, 1907

The Story of the Magic Horse, from The Arabian Nights Hodder & Stoughton. Published Illustrated by Edmund Dulac. “And ever with the tears falling down from her eyes she sighed and sang”

I just discovered the early 1900's illustration of Kay Nielsen today. It's so lovely and dreamy! Why have I never heard of this guy?

“‘Don’t drink!’ cried out the little Princess, springing to her feet.” from the Twelve Dancing Princesses Kay Nielsen, 1913 Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur. In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales.

He saw black eunuchs lying asleep (from ‘The Magic Horse’). “Stories from the Arabian Nights” (1907) illustrated by Edmund Dulac

He saw black Eunuchs lying asleep from ‘The Magic Horse’ ref. “Stories from Arabian Nights” 1907 illustrated by Edmund Dulac

Edmund Dulac.  Quatrain LXXII of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, 1909.

Edmund Dulac - Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, 1937 QUATRAIN LXXII Alas, that Spring should vanish with the Rose! That Youth's sweet-scented Manuscript should close!

"The Fisherman and the Genie" from Tales From Arabian Nights, illustration by Edmund Dulac

The Fisherman and the Genie Stories from The Arabian Nights, retold by Laurence Housman with drawings by Edmund Dulac,