The discovery of the mysterious packet

George Cruikshank

Auguat 1842


12.9 cm high by 10.6 cm wide, framed

Fifteeth illustration for the volume edition of William Harrison Ainsworth's The Miser's Daughter: A Tale, Book Three, Chapter 4, facing page 226 (second plate for the eighth instalment, August 1842, in Ainsworth's Magazine).

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