The Demon Butcher, or the Real Rinderpest
J T *
J T *
Animal Husbandry, Disease, Nutrition, Commerce
Shows a wealthy and obese butcher standing in his shop, his hair sticking up in the shape of devil's horns. Before him stands a small woman who, shocked at the butcher's mockery of her request for beef at fourteen pence a pound, drops her key and basket.
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