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Having finished his repast, he returned to his porch, where he lay and fell asleep, snoring louder than thunder.

1909 / Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

PPL-AA2020.42.jpg

A print featuring an illustration by Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966). Image features a man sleeping in a sitting position next to a large pitcher; in the background to the left is a window looking out to a cloudy sky, to the right is a group of men clustered together as if talking; caption appears in white margin below the illustration.

Original illustration appeared in The Arabian Nights: Their Best-Known Tales; edited by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A. Smith, illustrated by Maxfield Parrish. Published by Scribner, New York, 1909.

~ Pearson, Helen (1870-1949), “Having finished his repast, he returned to his porch, where he lay and fell asleep, snoring louder than thunder.,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed January 19, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/2469.

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Title

Having finished his repast, he returned to his porch, where he lay and fell asleep, snoring louder than thunder.

Subject

Arabian nights
Children's literature
Illustration of books
Men

Description

A print featuring an illustration by Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966). Image features a man sleeping in a sitting position next to a large pitcher; in the background to the left is a window looking out to a cloudy sky, to the right is a group of men clustered together as if talking; caption appears in white margin below the illustration.
Original illustration appeared in The Arabian Nights: Their Best-Known Tales; edited by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A. Smith, illustrated by Maxfield Parrish. Published by Scribner, New York, 1909.

Creator

Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

Source

Helen Pearson Portfolio

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1909

Contributor

Parrish, Maxfield (1870-1966)

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-AA:2020.42