Illustrations : HARRY FURNISS (1854-1925)

OLIVER IN THE GRIP OF SIKES
'THE SHORT AND THE LONG OF WHAT YOU MEAN,' SAID NANCY, SPEAKING VERY EMPHATICALLY, AND SLIGHTLY FROWNING AT OLIVER, AS IF TO BESPEAK HIS SERIOUS ATTENTION TO HER WORDS 'IS, THAT IF YOU'RE CROSSED BY HIM IN THIS JOB YOU HAVE ON  by HARRY FURNISS

OLIVER IN THE GRIP OF SIKES 'THE SHORT AND THE LONG OF WHAT YOU MEAN,' SAID NANCY, SPEAKING VERY EMPHATICALLY, AND SLIGHTLY FROWNING AT OLIVER, AS IF TO BESPEAK HIS SERIOUS ATTENTION TO HER WORDS 'IS, THAT IF YOU'RE CROSSED BY HIM IN THIS JOB YOU HAVE ON

MR PICKWICK'S VALUABLE DISCOVERY by HARRY FURNISS

MR PICKWICK'S VALUABLE DISCOVERY

FRED TRENT VISITS HIS GRANDFATHER
'FRED,' SAID MR SWIVELLER, STOPPING SHORT AS IF THE IDEA HAD SUDDENLY OCCURRED TO HIM, AND SPEAKING IN THE SAME AUDIBLE WHISPER AS BEFORE, 'IS THIS THE OLD MIN FRIENDLY?' by HARRY FURNISS

FRED TRENT VISITS HIS GRANDFATHER 'FRED,' SAID MR SWIVELLER, STOPPING SHORT AS IF THE IDEA HAD SUDDENLY OCCURRED TO HIM, AND SPEAKING IN THE SAME AUDIBLE WHISPER AS BEFORE, 'IS THIS THE OLD MIN FRIENDLY?'

CODLIN AND SHORT IN THE CHURCHYARD
CODLIN, A MAN OF A CAREFUL AND CAUTIOUS LOOK, WAS BINDING TOGETHER A SMALL GALLOWS WITH THREAD, WHILE SHORT, A LITTLE MERRY-FACED MAN WITH A RED NOSE, WAS FIXING A WIG, WITH THE AID OF A SMALL HAMMER, AND SOME TACKS, UPO by HARRY FURNISS

CODLIN AND SHORT IN THE CHURCHYARD CODLIN, A MAN OF A CAREFUL AND CAUTIOUS LOOK, WAS BINDING TOGETHER A SMALL GALLOWS WITH THREAD, WHILE SHORT, A LITTLE MERRY-FACED MAN WITH A RED NOSE, WAS FIXING A WIG, WITH THE AID OF A SMALL HAMMER, AND SOME TACKS, UPO

CAPTAIN CUTTLE by HARRY FURNISS

CAPTAIN CUTTLE

THE GRINDER AND THE PIEMAN
ROB THE GRINDER TOSSING WITH A PIEMAN AFTER CHANGING THE HALF-CROWN GIVEN TO HIM BY MISS TOX by HARRY FURNISS

THE GRINDER AND THE PIEMAN ROB THE GRINDER TOSSING WITH A PIEMAN AFTER CHANGING THE HALF-CROWN GIVEN TO HIM BY MISS TOX

THE NEW VISITORS TO THE JOLLY SANDBOYS
NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER SEPARATED WHEN FRESH COMPANY ENTERED. THESE WERE FOUR VERY DISMAL DOGS, EACH OF THEM WEARING A KIND OF LITTLE COAT, WHO IMMEDIATELY STOOD UPON THEIR HIND LEGS IN A ROW by HARRY FURNISS

THE NEW VISITORS TO THE JOLLY SANDBOYS NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER SEPARATED WHEN FRESH COMPANY ENTERED. THESE WERE FOUR VERY DISMAL DOGS, EACH OF THEM WEARING A KIND OF LITTLE COAT, WHO IMMEDIATELY STOOD UPON THEIR HIND LEGS IN A ROW

HARDY'S ANNUALS JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER by HARRY FURNISS

HARDY'S ANNUALS JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER

IMPERIALISM: JOE CHAMBERLAIN by HARRY FURNISS

IMPERIALISM: JOE CHAMBERLAIN

AND THEN THE MONK, HIS FAIR ROUND BELLY WITH GOOD PASTY LINED, WITH EYES A-TWINKLE, CHIN OF COSY CUT; OF HIM GOOD MARKS MARKS MANY INSTANCES, AND WELL HE PLAYS HIS PART by HARRY FURNISS

AND THEN THE MONK, HIS FAIR ROUND BELLY WITH GOOD PASTY LINED, WITH EYES A-TWINKLE, CHIN OF COSY CUT; OF HIM GOOD MARKS MARKS MANY INSTANCES, AND WELL HE PLAYS HIS PART

THE SIXTH AGE SHIFTS INTO THE LEAN OLD CHELSEA PENSIONER, WITH CAP-PEAK OVER NOSE AND HANDS ON KNEES, HIS ANNUAL BREEKS, WELL-WORN, A WORLD TOO WIDE FOR HIS SHRUNK SHANKS; AND HIS ONCE MARTIAL VOICE, TURNING AGAIN TOWARD CHILDISH TREBLE, PIPES AND WHEEZE by HARRY FURNISS

THE SIXTH AGE SHIFTS INTO THE LEAN OLD CHELSEA PENSIONER, WITH CAP-PEAK OVER NOSE AND HANDS ON KNEES, HIS ANNUAL BREEKS, WELL-WORN, A WORLD TOO WIDE FOR HIS SHRUNK SHANKS; AND HIS ONCE MARTIAL VOICE, TURNING AGAIN TOWARD CHILDISH TREBLE, PIPES AND WHEEZE