Frontispiece to the [1907] Grosset & Dunlap Reprint, Version 1 Depicting Mr. Van Brunt Scolding Aunt Fortune for Her Treatment of Ellen

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Citation

“Frontispiece to the [1907] Grosset & Dunlap Reprint, Version 1 Depicting Mr. Van Brunt Scolding Aunt Fortune for Her Treatment of Ellen,” Wide, Wide World Digital Edition, accessed March 2, 2024, https://widewideworlddigitaledition.siue.edu/items/show/1307.

Description

This black and white frontispiece, of the [1907] Grosset & Dunlap reprint, depicts Mr. Van Brunt scolding Aunt Fortune for her treatment of Ellen. In the illustration, Mr. Van Brunt is walking out the door as Ellen looks down while clutching the skirt of her dress and Aunt Fortune watches him leave with crossed arms. A caption below the illustration reads, "'Thank you, ma'am, I've heard enough," said that gentleman" The scene depicted in this illustration is on page 183 of the novel.

Subjects

Ellen
Mr. Van Brunt
Aunt Fortune

Date

1907

Source

Susan Warner. The Wide, Wide World. Reprint, New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1907].

Publisher

The Wide, Wide World Digital Edition

Relation

IsPartOf 16CIA

Identifier

16CIA_14