Sylvie’s Music

Harry Furniss, artist

Swain, engraver

1883

Illustration for Lewis Carroll’s The Tale of Sylvie and Bruno, p. 261

Source: Hathi Digital Library Trust version of a copy in the University of North Carolina Library

The figures of the children became vague and shadowy, like glimmering meteors: while their voices rang together in exquisite harmony as they sang: —
"For I think it is Love,
For I feel it is Love,
For I'm sure it is nothing but Love! "

See commentary below

[Click on illustration to enlarge it.]

[You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the Hathi Digital Library Trust and the Pennsylvania State University Library and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]