George Du Maurier
A distinguished foreign friend (whom you have not met for years) is coming to England to visit you. ... / DM.
[London : sn, 1867?]
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
[London : s.n., 1867?]
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Caption continues: You are afraid he will kiss you. When you hear the approaching cab-wheels, you run up-stairs, throw off coat and collar, lather your face, and pretend to be shaving at the very moment of his arrival under your roof, and there you are!
Title from published caption.
Proof of a wood engraving after an illustration by Du Maurier for Punch, Nov. 9, 1867, p. 188.
Cartoon shows a young woman paddling a kayak.