Magwitch and Compeyson in the Booth at Epsom

"Magwitch and Compeyson in the Booth at Epsom"

Harry Furniss


7.4 x 5 inches

"Compeyson, he looks at me very noticing, and I look at him. He has a watch and a chain and a ring and a breast-pin and a handsome suit of clothes. 'To judge from appearances, you're out of luck,' says Compeyson to me." [A slightly condensed form of the text in Chapter 42.]

Dickens's Great Expectations, Library Edition, p. 329.

Caption by Philip V. Allingham

This image is reproduced courtesy of The Charles Dickens Museum, 48 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LF