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A patient dismayed at his doctor's advice not to drink any alcohol while recovering from a cold. Wood engraving by G. Du Maurier, 1875.

Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896.
Date
1875

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Description

Bears dialogue: '"Gracious heavens, doctor! Do you mean to tell me that I must do without stimulants altogether?" "Certainly. If by any chance you should feel a sinking between your meals, I don't object to a- to a-" "Yes! - Yes! -" "Wineglassful of cold water, you know!"'

Lettering

Cold without. Du Maurier

Publication/Creation

[London], 1875.

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving ; border 14.7 x 17.9 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 13815i

Language

  • English


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