Initial Y

Decorative Initial I

George Du Maurier

1875

Wood engraving

Desiigned for Thomas Hardy's The Hand of Ethelberta

The Cornhill Magazine 32 (1875): 642

This is e only initial letter that features the novel's heroine.

Scanned image and caption by Philip V. Allingham

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