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Illustration on Page 483 of the 1892 J. B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Tending the Garden

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This black and white illustration appearing on page 483, of the 1892 J. B. Lippincott Company "New Edition" Reprint, depicts Ellen tending a garden in Scotland. In the illustration, Ellen stands leaning against a rake, her hand resting on a blooming branch. She looks away distractedly, and is wearing a gingham gown, a dark jacket, and plain straw brim hat. A tall fence stands behind her, blocking any view of the landscape beyond the tended garden. Several gardening pots and a watering can lie on the ground near Ellen's feet.

Subjects: Ellen, Tending the Garden

Identifier: 9CIA_33_483

Illustration on Page 124a of the 1896 Hodder and Stoughton Reprint, Depicting Ellen and Nancy at the Brook

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This black and white illustration, appearing on page 124a of the 1896 Hodder and Stoughton reprint, depicts Ellen crossing the brook as Nancy waits for her on the other side. A caption below the illustration quotes a sentence from page 125 and reads, "Ellen set out upon her perilous journey." This quote heightens the sense of anticipation already present in the illustration as Ellen holds her arms out to steady herself as she steps onto a log to cross the narrow brook. Nancy stands on the other side of the brook, holding onto a tree as she clutches at her sock, leaning forward to either mock or encourage Ellen. Foliage surrounds the two girls and a short fence can be seen in the background.

Subjects: The Brook, Ellen, Nancy

Identifier: 3UVA_33_124a

Illustration on Page 96a of the [1885] Ward, Lock & Co. "Home Treasure Library, Complete Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen in the Ox Cart

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This black and white illustration, appearing on page 96a of the [1878] Ward, Lock and Co. Home Treasure Library reprint, depicts Ellen riding in the ox cart as Mr. Van Brunt walks alongside the oxen. Mr. Van Brunt holds up a whip as Ellen sits in a chair in the ox cart looking around her. The landscape surrounding the ox cart is bleak as bare trees hang over the path, and the dark sky contrasts the white ground, suggesting cold weather. A caption below the illustration quotes a sentence from page 93 and reads, "'How good everybody is to me,'" conveying Ellen's gratitude for the help she receives when she arrives in Thirlwall.

Subjects: The Ox Cart, Ellen, Mr. Van Brunt

Identifier: 40UVA_33_96a

Illustration on Page 332b of the 1853 G. Routledge & Co. Reprint, Depicting the Letter Carrier's Arrival

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This black and white illustration, appearing on page 332b of the 1853 G. Routledge & Co. reprint, depicts the arrival of the letter carrier. A caption below the illustration reads, "The Old Newsman," referencing the scene from page 333 of the novel. In the illustration, Ellen watches the approaching letter carrier anxiously, waiting for a letter from her mother, as she stands on a grassy path with her arm around a fence post. The letter carrier emerges from a row of twisted trees on a white horse, carrying a bag of letters. The name of the illustrator, Dalziel, is inscribed in the lower-left corner of the illustration.

Subjects: The Letter Carrier Arriving, Ellen, Father Swaim

Identifier: 47CIA_33_332b

Frontispiece to Volume Two of the 1853 James Nisbet, Hamilton, Adams & Co. "New Edition" Reprint Depicting the Letter Carrier's Arrival

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This frontispiece from the second volume of the 1853 James Nisbet, Hamilton, Adams & Co "New Edition" Reprint, is a black and white image, that has been damaged by yellowing mildew. This image depicts a scene on page 47, of Ellen receiving a letter from the letter carrier, who is on horseback. Ellen stands on a raised boulder, her hand outstretched to take the letter. There are some trees surrounding her, and the path to the farm frames the carrier.

Subjects: The Letter Carrier Arriving, Ellen, Father Swaim

Identifier: 78CIA_14

Frontispiece to the [1896] James Nisbet & Co. Reprint, Depicting the Letter Carrier's Arrival

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This black and white frontispiece is from the 1896 James Nisbet & Co. Reprint. It depicts a scene from page 353, of Ellen meeting Father Swaim out on his horse, receiving a letter from home. The title of illustration says, "A Letter from Home."

Subjects: The Letter Carrier Arriving, Ellen, Father Swaim

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Identifier: 30CIA_14

Illustration on Page 178b of the 1853 H. G. Bohn Reprint, Version 1, Depicting Mr. Van Brunt Finding Ellen and Alice in the Snow Storm

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This black and white illustration, appearing on page 178b of the 1853 H. G. Bohn reprint, depicts Mr. Van Brunt Finding Ellen and Alice in the snow storm. A caption below the illustration reads, "The Snow Storm." In the illustration, Mr. Van Brunt leans against a snow-covered fence holding up a lantern as Alice and Ellen approach. Alice looks at the lantern warily as Ellen reaches out toward Mr. Van Brunt. A bare tree extends over Alice and Ellen.

Subjects: The Snow Storm, Ellen, Alice, Mr. Van Brunt

Identifier: 25CIA_33_178b

Illustration on Page 422 of the 1903 J. B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Mr. Van Brunt Tending His Flock

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This black and white illustration, appearing on page 422 of the 1903 J. B. Lippincott Company "New Edition" reprint, depicts Mr. Van Brunt tending his flock. Mr. Van Brunt stands near a flock of sheep, tossing food to them from a plate he holds under his arm as Ellen stands nearby, watching the sheep. The sheep stand in an open field that extends toward a forest in the background of the illustration.

Subjects: Mr. Van Brunt Tending His Flock, Ellen, Mr. Van Brunt

Identifier: 14CIA_33_422