Having finished his repast, he returned to his porch, where he lay and fell asleep, snoring louder than thunder.
1909 / Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)
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.