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Object: She perceived her misfortune, and was seized with horror
Object: The Adventures of Gil Blas Translated from the French of Le Sage By Tobias Smollett, M.D.
Title-page and frontispiece, printed from a single plate.
frontispiece to left: a young woman clasping her hands to her breast and looking up in fear to right, surrounded by highwaymen with an older woman standing behind her.
titlepage to right: with a vignette showing a young woman holding up a candle, addressing a young man who has been hiding under a covered table, while an older woman lifts the cloth.
Etching and stipple
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- 1800-1830 (circa)
Height: 138 millimetres
Width: 148 millimetres
- Not on display
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Associated Title: The Adventures of Gil Blas
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