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E. A. Séguy: man of mystery, ahead of his time

  E. A. Séguy produced 11 albums of nature-themed illustrations and patterns, drawing inspiration from butterflies, beetles, dragonflies, flowers, foliage, crystals and animals. I’ve always loved his work, but information on the man himself is difficult to find. This is his entire … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales, Fables, and Folklore

I found a few volumes of The Home University Bookshelf at my favorite store,  the Saint Louis Goodwill outlet. They are copyrighted 1938 but the illustrations are from 1900-1927, my favorite period. Look at these beauties!

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