Category Archives: Fairy Tales & Nursery Rhymes

Science Versus Mother Goose

DescriptionEnglish: Science (represented by symbols of mathematics and Darwinian evolution) in battle with Mother Goose
Date1876
SourceHarper’s New Monthly Magazine (https://archive.org/details/harpersnew054various/page/18/mode/2up)
Author“Porte-Crayon” (David Hunter Strother)

The Coming of the Faerie Lady, by W. Graham Robertson

DescriptionEnglish: “The Coming of the Faerie Lady” (Miss Ellen Terry as “First Fairy”): Pen drawing by W. Graham Robertson
Date1911
SourcePlume, crayon, fusain; dessins d’artistes contemporains d’Europe (https://archive.org/details/plumecrayonfusai00holmuoft/page/n45/mode/2up)
AuthorW. Graham Robertson

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