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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

Title Page Vignette to the [1879] Milner & Sowerby Reprint, Depicting the Letter Carrier's Arrival

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This title page vignette is from the 1879 Milner & Sowerby Reprint. A black and white image, depicting a letter carrier searching through his letter satchel, as Ellen looks up at him. He carries a horse whip between his arm on one side and a bugel on the other.

Subjects: The Letter Carrier Arriving, Ellen, Father Swaim

Identifier: 29CIA_16