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Hay boats on the Thames: 1872

Gustave Doré

Hay boats on the Thames: 1872
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 27cm

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An illustration of hay boats on the Thames, from the Introduction to 'London: a Pilgrimage' by Blanchard Jerrold and Gustave Doré, 1872. In the Preface Jerrold writes: "The hay and straw barges went gently with the tide; and we talked of a sleep upon the hay, under the moon's light, along the silent highway."

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1872 AD - 1872 AD
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