The reddleman re-reads an old love letter

The reddleman re-reads an old love letter

Arthur Hopkins

6.375 by 4.3125 inches

Hardy's The Return of the Native

Belgravia 35 (March), frontispiece

Text illustrated: "He sat down on a three-legged milking-stool that formed the only seat in the van, and, examining his packet by the light of a candle, took thence an old letter and spread it open."

Image scan, caption, and commentary by Philip V. Allingham

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