Slinkton's Surprise

Harry Furniss

1910

12.5 x 9.6 cm vignetted

Dickens's Christmas Stories, Part Two, Vol. 16 of Charles Dickens Library Edition, facing page 140.

The 1867 Extra Christmas Number's fiction offering in All the Year Round was to be the last of the Christmas Stories that Dickens "conducted" with a team of writers for his own periodicals. [Commentary continued below.]

[Click on image to enlarge it, and mouse over to find links.]

Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

[You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]

--