"Never more, Meg; never more! Here! Here!"

Fred Barnard


framed 13.8 x 10.8 cm.

Tenth Illustration for Dickens's Christmas Books in the Household Edition.

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The full caption of Barnard's fourth illustration for The Chimes is "Never more, Meg; never more! Here! Here!" Close to you, holding to you, feeling your dear breath upon my face!" (p. 68)

Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham

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