And reading softly to himself, in the little back-parlour, . . . the captain, in a true and simple spirit, committed Walter's body to the deep.

Fred Barnard


13.7 cm high x 10.6 cm wide, full-page, framed.

composite wood-block engraving

Dombey and Son, 241

Illustration for Chapter 32, "The Wooden Midshipman goes to Pieces," in Dickens's Dombey and Son, in the Household Edition, XV.

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