Drummle and Pip at The Blue Boar

Drummle and Pip at The Blue Boar

Harry Furniss


6.9 x 4.6 inches

There we stood, well squared up before the fire, shoulder to shoulder and foot to foot, with our hands behind us. My breakfast was put on [the] table, Drummle's was cleared away, the waiter invited me to begin, I nodded, we both stood our ground." [A slightly condensed form of the text in Chapter 43.]

Dickens's Great Expectations, Library Edition, 338.

Caption by Philip V. Allingham

This image is reproduced courtesy of The Charles Dickens Museum, 48 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LF