Punch,  52 (1867), [x].

Success in Life

D M, pseud.  [George L P B Du Maurier] *


Illustration, Drollery

Relevant illustrations:



D M, pseud.  [George L P B Du Maurier] *


Medical Practitioners, Gender, Periodicals, Reading, Human Development

    Shows Dr Elisabeth Squills sitting at a dinner table where she looks at a copy of the Lancet and accepts a cup of tea poured by her husband. Near the table, children play on a harp and rocking-horse. The caption reveals that she is so busy that she 'has barely time to snatch a hurried meal and hasty peep at the periodicals of the day in her husband's boudoir'.

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