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1.2.and 3.  Edmund Dulac Colour Illustrations for ‘The Bells’

2.  Sonnet ~ Silence

3. The Raven

4.  Lenore

5. The Haunted Palace

6. The City in the Sea

7. The Sleeper

8.  Ulalume

Edmond Dulac had arrived in London in 1904; French anglophile, born in 1882 in Toulouse, where he studied law (graduating with a law degree in 1902), he chose to pursue drawing and painting, studying at the École des Beaux-Arts from 1900 to 1903 and discovering the work of Beardsley, Burne-Jones, Morris and others of the Pre-Raphaelite Movement. He attended the Académie Julien in Paris the following year, where he so affected English fashion he was given the sobriquet “L’Anglais”.