"One of these days (please God) I shall retire from catching thieves, and try my hand at growing roses."

F. A. Fraser

Wood engraving

13.9 x 8.8 cm

Third illustration for Wilkie Collins's The Moonstone: A Romance in the Chatto and Windus Edition (1890), facing p. 90.

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Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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