Ah! Well a-day! What evil looks had I from old and young!/ Instead of the cross, the albatross around my neck was hung! by Harry Clarke. Illustration for Samuel Taylor Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner The illustration originally appeared an edition published by Maunsell and is here reproduced from Modern Book Illustrators and Their Work, p. 56. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

Formatting and text by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person Internet Archive and Cornell University and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one. ]


Salaman, M.C. Modern Book Illustrators and heir Work. Ed. C. Geoffrey Holme and Ernest G. Halton. London: The Studio Ltd., 1914. Internet Archive version in a copy of the Cornell University Library. Web. 24 December 2012.

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