'The Mail Train to Dover', by Richard Doyle. 1855. Wood engraving, cut by Swain; 2½ x 7 inches. Brown, Jones and Robinson board the train to the Continent, surrounded by comic disorder as travellers of the lower classes wrestle for places. [Click on image to enlarge it.]
- The Mistake of Going on Holiday: Travel, Tourism and Leisure in Early and Mid- Victorian Illustration
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Doyle, Richard. The Foreign Tour of Messrs. Brown, Jones and Robinson. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1855.
Created 2 May 2020