Caleb's daughter, the doll's dressmaker

Harry Furniss


1.5 x 1.7 cm vignetted

Thumbnail illustration for The Cricket on the Hearth in Christmas Books, Charles Dickens Library Edition (1910), vol. 8, on the ornamental title-page.

Although the "List of Special Plates" (vii) indicates that a full-page plate entitled "Caleb's Daughter, The Doll's Dressmaker" should be found facing page 184, Furniss has provided no such full-page illustration. [Commentary continued below.]

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