Ornament with Sybil Tawse signature
Sybil Tawse
Illustrations for Tales from the Poets
selected and arranged by W.J. Glover

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Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets spine
Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets cover

London, London, A & C Black, 1915
8vo 280pp
12 colour plates


Decorated spine and front cover and dustwrapper.
And below with the design coloured.

The eight colour plates below are those in the 1933 second edition. I have not located a 1915 first printing with twelve plates.

 
  Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets dustwrapper

  Sybil - Tales From The Poets cover 2
 


Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 1

1. "Look across the bay — Can you not see Lord Ronald's
ships even now coming to your castle?"

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 2

2. "And this is thy home, poor Isabel!"

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 3

3. "Why don't you speak for yourself, John?"

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 4

4. Then laying her hands on the maiden's shoulders,
she held her off and gazed into her face.

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 5

5. After she had done all she could she sat and watched by him.

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 6

6. It was no dream.

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 7

7. Their hiding-place was an old oak. Here she would place her letter.

Sybil Tawse - Tales From The Poets 8

8. With a noble glance he sang in all the pride of minstrelsy.


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