Mr. Wood offers to adopt little Jack Sheppard

George Cruikshank

January 1839


11 x 9.4 cm

"Epoch the First, 1703. Jonathan Wild," Chapter 1, "The Widow and Her Child," in William Harrison Ainsworth's Jack Sheppard. A Romance (January 1839), facing page 15.

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