The Marriage

Sir John Gilbert, R. A.



15 x 13 cm, vignetted

Facing page 217 in W. H. Ainsworth's Rookwood: A Romance (1882).

In one volume, with illustrations by Sir John Gilbert. London: George Routledge and Sons, Broadway, Ludgate Hill; New York: 416 Broome Street.

Cari. I will not die; I must not. I am contracted To a young gentleman.

Executioner. Here's your wedding-ring. — Duchess of Malfi. [Chapter XI, "The Bridal."]

Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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