Estella Tells Pip of Her Engagement to Mr. Drummle

Estella Tells Pip of Her Engagement to Mr. Drummle

Harry Furniss

1910

7.5 x 5 inches

"Estella looked towards Miss Havisham, and considered for a moment with her work in her hands. Then she said, 'Why not tell you the truth? I am going to be married to Mr. Drummle.' I dropped my face into my hands." [An exact transcription of the text in Chapter 44.] [A slightly condensed form of the text in Chapter 43.]

Dickens's Great Expectations, Library Edition, p. 344.

Caption by Philip V. Allingham

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