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Nan Mills: 19th century

M. Lauron

Nan Mills: 19th century
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm

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Nan Mills. The London Begger. After M. Lauron's 'The London Beggar'. Woman dressed in rags with young son and a baby on her back. Known as a mimic and possibly stole children to extort charity. Published in 'The Cries of London - Exhibiting several of the itenerant traders of ancient and modern times' by T. H Smith. The book was published in 1839. This plate is opposite page 56 of the book.

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1813 AD - 1813 AD
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