The maids of a house, wielding petticoats and garments, are assaulting two men overcome by numbers.
Phiz, aka Hablot Knight Browne (10 July 1815 – 8 July 1882)
Image: Old Book Illustrations
A friend of my brother’s used to say our Aunt W. could talk underwater. Well, how about this?
Gert found these lovely illustrations on one of her favourite sites, Old Book Illustrations http://www.oldbookillustrations.com
An Alphabet of Celebrities is described as a children’s book – obviously for very sophisticated tiny tots. And what fun Daddy would have reading the bedtime story: