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Illustration on Page 386 of the 1896 Hodder and Stoughton Reprint, Depicting Mr. Van Brunt's Accident
This black and white illustration appearing on page 386, of the 1896 Hodder and Stoughton Reprint, depicts Mr. Van Brunt on the ground in a barn, injured, with Mrs. Van Brunt kneeling beside him, while Ellen enters the scene through the open barn door. Mrs. Van Brunt holds Mr. Van Brunt's hand to comfort him. In the right bottom corner of the illustration, a mother hen watches over her chicks.
Subjects: Mr. Van Brunt’s Accident, Ellen, Mrs. Van Brunt
This black and white illustration, appearing as the frontispiece to the 1853 G. Routledge & Co. reprint, depicts Ellen left alone at the door of the village inn, the “Star” of Thirwall, to meet her aunt. The stagecoach that left Ellen there can be seen driving away, carrying the maid Timmins who had cared for Ellen on her journey. A stranger, later identified as Sam, looms behind Ellen, sweeping the porch of the inn. A number of chickens and ducks wander in the street around Ellen. The caption below the illustration reads, "Ellen left at the door of the Village Inn," referencing the scene on page 81 of the novel, at the end of chapter VIII and the beginning of chapter IX. The name of the illustrator, Dalziel, is inscribed in the lower-right corner of the illustration.
Subjects: Arriving in Thirlwall, Ellen, Sam
This black and white frontispiece of the 1910 R.F. Fenno & Co. reprint, depicts Aunt Fortune feeding chickens. In the illustration, Aunt Fortune is taking feed from a bowl and dropping it into a group of chickens. A caption below the illustration reads, "Aunt Fortune."
Subjects: Aunt Fortune
Illustration on Page 386 of the 1903 J.B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Mr. Van Brunt's Accident
Subjects: Mr. Van Brunt’s Accident, Ellen, Mr. Van Brunt, Mrs. Van Brunt