18 DECEMBER 1886, Page 23

remember Mr. Walter Crane's "Slate and Pencilvania" last yeas.

He has now completed his original design, incorporating the old with two new parts, and illustrating all with abundance of the humorous pictures to which he knows so well how to give harmonious outline and colour. On the whole, we prefer the first "Little Queen Anne and her Majesty's Letters," which is peculiarly rich in delicate fancy