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A doctor asking an elderly patient if he has taken a box of pills that he has prescribed, the patient retorts that he found the boxes difficult to swallow. Wood engraving by L. Raven-Hill, 1906.

  • Raven-Hill, L. (Leonard), 1867-1942.
Date
1906
Reference
15348i
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Description

Dialogue includes: Doctor. "Well, Matthew, did you take those pills I sent you yesterday?" Patient. "Yes, doctor; but couldn't 'e do 'em up in something different? They little boxes be terrible hard to swallow!"

Publication/Creation

[London], 1906.

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving ; border 15.2 x 18 cm

Lettering

Wholesale. L. Raven-Hill.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 15348i

Languages

  • English


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