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Illustration on Page 53 of the 1896 Hodder and Stoughton Reprint, Depicting Ellen Receiving the Birds

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Subjects: Receiving the Birds, Ellen, Old Gentleman’s Servant

Identifier: 3UVA_33_53

Full-Color Plate on Page 48a of the [1918] Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd. Abridged Reprint, Depicting John and George Marshman Arriving at the Marshman's

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This full color illustration appearing page 48a of the [1918] Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd. Abridged Reprint, depicts John and George arriving at the Marshman's. In the illustration, George Marshman enters the door in a brown suit hold a small horn. John is behind him in a top hat and dark brown jacket. Ellen Chauncey is at forefront in a blue dress, white stockings, and black flats. Ellen is in a green dress standing beside George and touching his arm. Three other girls stand behind Ellen Chauncey, looking the men who arrived.

Subjects: Arriving at the Marshman’s, Ellen, John, George Marshman, Ellen Chauncey

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Identifier: 10DES_33_48a

Four-Color Plate Frontispiece to the [1885] Ward, Lock & Co. "Home Treasure Library, Complete Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Arriving in Thirlwall

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This full color frontispiece, appearing in the [1885] Ward, Lock & Co. "Home Treasure Library, Complete Edition" reprint, depicts Ellen arriving at Thirlwall. In the illustration, Ellen is standing on the steps before the door to the Thirlwall shop, and her luggage rests behind her on the top steps. She is wearing a blue dress and blue shawl, red and white stripped stockings, and a tan hat with white feathers on top. She is clutching her purse in one hand and her other hand is extending towards her face in a worried fashion. She is looking off to the right. An inscription below the illustration reads, "What was to be done next."

Subjects: Arriving in Thirlwall, Ellen

Identifier: 40UVA_14

Frontispiece to the [1950] University of London Press, Ltd. Abridged Reprint, Depicting Ellen Arriving at Aunt Fortune's Farm

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This black and white frontispiece to the [1950] University of London Press, Ltd. Abridged reprint, depicts Ellen arriving at Aunt Fortune's farm. In the illustration, Ellen's silhouette is standing at the door wearing a bonnet and dress. The fire in the chimney is the only light in the room, illuminating Aunt Fortune's frowning face as she faces Ellen at the door. Aunt Fortune is carrying a lamp in one and and a plate of flood in the other. The grandmother's silhouette is seen sitting in a chair in front of the fire.An inscription below the frontispiece reads, "Who are you? And what's wanting?" which quotes page 58 of the novel.

Subjects: Arriving at Aunt Fortune's, Ellen, Aunt Fortune, Grandma, Housework

Identifier: 6DES_14

Frontispiece of the 1853 G. Routledge & Co. Reprint, Depicting Ellen's Arrival in Thirlwall

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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

Identifier: 47CIA_14

Illustration on Page 222a of the [1910] S.W. Partridge & Co, Ltd. Reprint, Depicting Ellen Arriving at the Marshman's

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This illustration, appearing on page 222a of the [1910] S.W. Partridge & Co., Ltd. edition, depicts Alice, Ellen, and John arriving at the Marshman's. Alice, wrapped in a heavy shawl, is being greeted by Miss Sophia in a formal room while Ellen and John stand behind her, watching the encounter. Through the open door that Alice, Ellen, and John entered through, the back of a sleigh is visible as it sits surrounded by snow. The warmth of the encounter is contrasted with the winter weather outside the home. Below the illustration a caption quotes a sentence from page 223 and reads, "She kissed Alice a great many times, seeming very glad to see her."

Subjects: Arriving at the Marshman’s, Ellen, John, Alice, Sophia Marshman

Identifier: 40CIA_33_222a

Illustration on Page 368b of the [1896] Walter Scott, Ltd. Reprint, Depicting Ellen, John, Mr. Humphreys, and Margery at Alice's Deathbed

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This black and white illustration on page 368b of the [1896] Walter Scott, Ltd. "Complete Edition" reprint, depicts Ellen, Margery, and the Humphreys grieving Alice's deathbed. In the illustration, Alice is laying in bed, looking at John as leans over and places a hand on her as Ellen stands behind him, face in her hands. Mr. Humphreys and Margery stand by the door behind Ellen. A caption below the illustration reads, "He took away one of her hands from under her face." The scene depicted in this illustration is on page 370 of the novel.

Subjects: Alice’s Deathbed, Ellen, Mr. Humphreys, Alice, John, Margery

Identifier: 39CIA_33_368b

Illustration on Page 90b of the [1907] Collins' Clear-Type Press Reprint, Depicting Ellen Arriving at Aunt Fortune's

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This full color plate is from the 1907 Collins' Clear-Type Press Reprint. It depicts a scene from page 90 of Ellen arriving at Aunt Fortune's. Ellen is sitting at the table still in her blue traveling clothes. Aunt Fortune, in a brown dress and white apron, is looking over at Mr. Van Brunt standing in the doorway. Mr. Van Brunt is still dressed in his traveling clothes as well, a long brown coat and his coonskin hat. The line beneath is a quote from Aunt Fortune; "Where did you find her?" At the far left of the quote are three w's.

Subjects: Arriving at Aunt Fortune's, Mr. Van Brunt, Ellen, Aunt Fortune

Identifier: 15CIA_33_90b