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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