Tess in Dairyman Dick's yard

"Tess in Dairyman Dick's yard" by Joseph Syddall. [unsigned likely Syddall]. Format: half-page, horizontal above Book First, Ch. IX. 16.5 cm high x 22.5 cm wide). This plate, which is number 5 in the serialisation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the Durbervilles illustrated by various artists, appeared in the 8 August 1891 issue of the London Graphic. It is not a direct quotation but intended to summarize scene described at end of serial instalment p. 162, mid-column 3, last two paragraphs. Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham. [This image may be used without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose.]

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