A greedy medical practitioner demanding a leg of bacon for payment from a poor family. Mezzotint.

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The rapacious quack. The rapacious quack quite vext to find, his patient poor, and so forsaken; a thought soon sprung up in his mind, to take away a piece of bacon.


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