free ebooks
A Sketch-Book of R. Caldecott's by Caldecott

A Sketch-Book of R. Caldecott's

Reproduced by Edmund Evans the Engraver & Printer

& Published by George Routledge & Sons

London & New York

Dedicated to Everybody-- but copyright reserved.


[Illustration: Intense & searching students of Nature]

[Illustration: The Seasons Pepper Green Peas]

[Illustration: March]

[Illustration: Spring.

"When Love came first to earth, the Spring Spread Rose-beds to receive him, And back he vow'd his flight he'd wing To Heaven, if she should leave him."]


[Illustration: Under the walls of Siena]

[Illustration: "Now be careful!"]

[Illustration: San Gimignano]

[Illustration: April

"In the Spring a young mans fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love."]


[Illustration: Review of the Household Troops. The Cavalry.]


[Illustration: The Infantry]


[Illustration: The Spectators.]

[Illustration: Summer.

"But Spring departing, saw his faith Pledged to the next new Comer-- He revell'd in the warmer breath And richer bowers of Summer."]



[Illustration: Quite a small party]


[Illustration: The Gardeners]

[Illustration: Mustard. (Cold Beef)]


[Illustration: Wybournes]


[Illustration: Autumn.

"Then Sportive Autumn claim'd by rights An Archer for her lover,"

{rest of the verse belongs} {to Winter--see farther on}]



[Illustration: Exercising the Pack]


"With a hey ho chivy! Hark forward, hark forward, tantivy!]

[Illustration: "This day a Stag must die."]


[Illustration: The "incautious minnow" in danger]

[Illustration: The Seasons Salt (Nuts)]

[Illustration: Cub-hunting. October]

[Illustration: Repose Play]

[Illustration: Our Dogs Lalla Rockh Tiny Nigger Toby]

[Illustration: Winter.

"And even in Winter's dark cold nights A charm he could discover.

Her routs and balls, and fireside joy, For this time were his reasons-- In short, young Love's a gallant Boy, That likes all times & seasons."

Thomas Campbell.]



[Illustration: The Fox at home.]

[Illustration: Seeing the Doctor]

[Illustration: A Change from Soot to Snow.]

[Illustration: VINEGAR (Pickles)]



eBook Search
Social Sharing
Share Button
About us is a collection of free ebooks that can be read online. Ebooks are split into pages for easier reading and better bookmarking.

We have more than 35,000 free books in our collection and are adding new books daily.

We invite you to link to us, so as many people as possible can enjoy this wonderful free website.

© 2010-2013 - All Rights Reserved.

Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Contact Us