An ass standing under a hayrick

Harry C. Edwards

July 1893

Wood engraving

4.5 cm. by 5 cm.

Thomas Hardy's "Mastr John Horseleigh, Knyght" McClure's Magazine (New York) 1 (July 1893): 139.

Roger, pursuing Horseleigh, "perceived an ass standing . . . under a hayrick, from which the animal was helping itself to periodic mouthfuls" (bottom p. 141)