Lithograph from 'The Square Book of Animals'. Published by William Heinemann in 1900. Printed on wove paper.
‘There was a Drake, my Duck, at Plymouth Hoe
Played bowls, with Spain’s Armada clear of Dover!
A gamesome spirit! But to him we owe
The peace your farm and all our homesteads know:
For, ere the Spaniard reached our wickets, lo!
Drake bowled him over!’
Verse by Arthur Waugh
Reference: Campbell 73. A.