Milly and the Old Man

Frank Stone; engraver, Martin & Corbold.


11.5 cm by 6 cm (4 ½ by 2 ½ inches), vignetted.

Fourth illustration for Dickens's The Haunted Man, "Chapter I, The Gift Bestowed," page 19.

Text immediately beside the plate: Mrs. William took small branches, which she noiselessly trimmed with her scissors, and decorated the room with, while her aged father-in-law looked on much interested in the ceremony.

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