Guy Mannering, by Sir Walter Scott

’Tis said that words and signs have power

O’er sprites in planetary hour;

But scarce I praise their venturous part

Who tamper with such dangerous art.

Lay of the Last Minstrel.


The departure of the Gypsies

Drawn by Clark Stanton, Etched by C. de Billy

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