If he weakly showed the least disposition to hear it, Captain Porter, in a loud sonorous voice, gave him every word of it" — Book 1, chap. ii Extra illustration for Forster's Life of Charles Dickens in the Household Edition by Fred Barnard. 1870s Woodblock Engraving by Dalziels, 0.7 x 14.1 cm. Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL.]


Barnard, Fred, et al. Scenes and Characters from the Works of Charles Dickens; being eight hundred and sixty-six drawings by Fred Barnard, Hablot K. Browne (Phiz), J. Mahoney [and others] printed from the original woodblocks engraved for "The Household edition". London: Chapman & Hall, 1908. Pp. 562.

The copy of the book from which these pictures were scanned is in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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