This here stooping

"'This here stooping do fairly make my back open and shut,' exclaimed the dairy man." by Hubert Von Herkomer. This plate, number 8 in the illustrated serialisation by various artists of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the Durbervilles, appeared in the number for 29 August 1891 of the London Graphic (p. 245). [Tess in the centre of the page] Format: whole-page (21.5 cm high x 30.5 cm wide), [Eighth instalment beginning Book Second, Ch. XIX, over the page], one-third down column 3 [hunting for the garlic]

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