Martha, the Wanderer

Harry Furniss


13.8 x 9.2 cm (5 ½ by 3 ⅝ inches).

As I passed the steps of the portico, I encountered, at the corner, a woman's face. It looked into mine, passed across the narrow lane, and disappeared. On the steps of the church I stood face to face with Mr. Peggotty! Then I remembered the woman was Martha Endell — Copperfield, p. 563.

Dickens's The Personal History and Experience of David Copperfield, The Charles Dickens Library Edition, facing X, 577.

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