Ignorance and Want

John Leech


wood engraving dropped into the text

8.6 cm by 6.8 cm vignetted (3 ⅜ by 2 ⅝ inches)

In this three-quarter-page wood-engraving in Dickens's Christmas Carol, concluding Stave Three, "The Second of the Three Spirits," p. 119.

[Click on image to enlarge it and mouse over to locate links.]

  • Entire page — image and text
  • Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

    [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL.] Images reproduced courtesy of Dickens collector and bibliophile Dan Calinescu, Toronto.