Two forms crossed the line at a startling nearness to her
Plate 28, Thomas Hardy's The Trumpet-Major
Good Words, September 1880
(one-third of p. 585, upper right), vignetted: 7.1 cm wide x 3.1 cm high; illustrates a passage on page 587, but complements the opening paragraph of Ch. XXX describing the couple's "dashing and really fashionable attire" for the trip to the Theatre Royal.
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 in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one. .