At The Zoo

At The Zoo. From English Society. Sketched by George du Maurier. Click on image to enlarge it.

Tommy.“Why don’t they have little shut-up houses? Why do they have open bars?”

Dorothy (who knows everything).— “Oh ! that’s for them to see the people, of course!”

du Maurier Cartoons Featuring Children, Their Understandings and Misunderstandings

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English Society. Sketched by George du Maurier. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1897.

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Last modified 29 April 2020