Speak out!. . . and speak the truth.

"Speak out!" said Martin, "and speak the truth." (1870s). Illustration by Fred Barnard for Dickens's Martin Chuzzlewit (Chapter XLVIII), page 377. [The three young men uncovering the secret that cost Mopntague his life are John Westlock, Martin Chuzzlewit, and the dissipated surgeon Dr. Lewsome, who unwittingly assisted Jonas in poisoning his father, Anthony Chuzzlewit.] 9.4 x 13.8 cm. 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.]


Dickens, Charles. The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit, with 59 illustrations by Fred Barnard. Household Edition. London: Chapman and Hall, 1871-1880. 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 2008, was this novel.

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