Second illustration for Part Fourteen: "Without the slightest previous noise to warn him, he felt himself suddenly seized round the neck from behind."

Harper & Bros. house illustrators

Wood engraving

17.4 x 11.5 cm

The only full-sized illustration for the fourteenth weekly part of Wilkie Collins's The Moonstone: A Romance in Harper's Weekly (4 April 1868), page 213. [Click on the image to enlarge it.]

Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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Illustrations courtesy of the E. J. Pratt Fine Arts Library, University of Toronto, and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, University of British Columbia.