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Illustration on Page 018a of the 1853 H.G. Bohn Reprint, Version 2, Depicting Ellen and Mamma Reading in the Parlour

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This illustration is from the 1853 H.G. Bohn Reprint. The black and white image depicts Ellen read her the Bible to Mamma in the parlour. Mamma is sitting on her couch, with a blanket drapped over her, the tea set sitting on the table next to the couch. Ellen is sitting on an ottoman, her head bowed toward the book. The bottom of the illustration is the title "Ellen reads the Bible to Mamma".

Subjects: The Parlour, Ellen, Mamma, Reading

Identifier: 43UVA_33_018a

Frontispiece to the [1896] Walter Scott, Ltd. Reprint, Depicting Ellen Serving Mamma Tea in the Parlour

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This black and white lithograph is a frontispiece from the 1896 Walter Scott, Ltd. Reprint. The image depicts a scene from page 9, when Ellen is serving her mother tea and toast on a tray. Ellen's mother, covered in a shawl and sitting on her couch, takes the tea cup from the tray, smiling. Ellen's head is bowed toward the tray in filial submission.

Subjects: Tea Making, The Parlour, Ellen, Mamma

Identifier: 39CIA_14

Frontispiece to the [1896] Walter Scott, Ltd. "Complete Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Serving Mamma Tea in the Parlour

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This black and white frontispiece of the 1896 Walter Scott, Ltd. "Complete Edition" reprint, Ellen serving Mamma tea in the parlour. In the illustration, Mamma is receiving a teacup from a platter Ellen is holding. A caption below the illustration reads, "She used to carry the tea and toast on a little tray to her mother's side." From page 9 of the novel.

Subjects: The Parlour, Ellen, Mamma

Identifier: 10CIA_14