Kate Nickleby introduced to Mr. Squeers

Harry Furniss


13.8 x 9.3 cm, vignetted

"Dear Nicholas," whispered Kate, touching her brother’s arm, "who is that vulgar man?" "Eh!" growled Ralph, "do you wish to introduced to Mr. Squeers, my dear?" "Mr. Squeers, here’s my niece: Nicholas’s sister!" "Very glad to make your acquaintance, Miss," said Squeers, raising his hat an inch or two. (49)

Dickens's Nicholas Nickleby, The Charles Dickens Library Edition, facing IV, 64.

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