Paradise And The Peri Illustration From The Book Lalla Rookh By Irish Poet And W ...
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Description: Paradise and the Peri illustration from the book Lalla Rookh by Irish poet and writer Thomas Moore . An angel ( Peri ) sits looking upon a sleeping couple . Caption reads , Like their good angel , calmly keeping watch oer them till their souls would waken . TM : 28 May 1779 25 February 1852 . ( First published 1817 . ) 1861 edition with illustrations by John Tenniel . Schumann connection : Robert Schumann wrote an opera of the same name .