King Giglio in a Disturbed State of Mind
9.8 cm high x 7 cm wide (3 by 2 ⅞ inches), vignetted
Seventh illustration for W. M. Thackeray's The Rose and The Ring (first published 1855): Chapter XVI: "How Hedzoff Rode Back Again to King Giglio," p. 316. Descriptive headline: "Of Poor Bulbo, How They Picked Him / Out, as Usual, for a Victim" (pp. 316-317).
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Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.
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