"The young man still replied: 'Come to the Pollis!' and was dragging me against the donkey in a violent manner, as if there were any affinity between that animal and a magistrate." 1870s. Illustration by Fred Barnard (engraved by the Dalziels) for the Household Edition of David Copperfield (Chapter VII, XII, "Liking Life on My Own Account No Better, I Form a Great Resolution," p. 81). Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL.]

References

Dickens, Charles. David Copperfield, with 61 illustrations by Fred Barnard. Household Edition. London: Chapman and Hall, 1871-1879.

The copy of the Household Edition from which this picture was scanned was the gift of George Gorniak, Editor of The Dickens Magazine, whose subject for the fifth series, beginning in January 2010, is this novel.


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