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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 is the illustration on page 18a of the 1853 H.G. Bohn Reprint, Version 2, depicting Ellen and Mamma reading in the parlour. The black and white image depicts Ellen reading 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 beside her. Ellen is sitting on an ottoman, her head bowed toward the book. The bottom of the illustration reads, "Ellen reading the Bible to her Mamma".

Subjects: The Parlour, Ellen, Mamma, Reading

Identifier: 43UVA_33_018a