The Nuptials of Miss Pecksniff receive a temporary check

The Nuptials of Miss Pecksniff receive a temporary check

Phiz (Hablot K. Browne)

July 1844

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The guests read Mr. Moddle's farewell letter greedily, while in the bitterness of her mortification, Miss Pecksniff fainted away. — Chapter 54

Dickens's Martin Chuzzlewit

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