"Then rose Elaine and glided thro’ the fields, ….
So day by day she past
In either twilight, ghostlike to and fro
Gliding.” - Tennyson’s Elaine
Illustration by Gustave Doré ( 1832 – 1883)
 ’The Story of Elaine, the Lily Maid of Astolat’ from the Arthurian legends collected by Sir Thomas Malory and later writers
Published 1879 by E. Moxon in London  
http://archive.org/stream/storyofelainelil00doruoft#page/n45/mode/2up                                 

"Then rose Elaine and glided thro’ the fields, ….

So day by day she past

In either twilight, ghostlike to and fro

Gliding.” - Tennyson’s Elaine

Illustration by Gustave Doré ( 1832 – 1883)

 ’The Story of Elaine, the Lily Maid of Astolat’
from the Arthurian legends
collected by Sir Thomas Malory and later writers

Published 1879 by E. Moxon in London  

http://archive.org/stream/storyofelainelil00doruoft#page/n45/mode/2up                                 

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