'The Milk of Human Kindness' [1]

Scope and Content

Sheet of black and white, pen and ink drawings to illustrate the short story 'The Milk of Human Kindness', written and illustrated by Charlotte Hough and first published in 'The Mixture as Before'. The sheet features six illustrations for the story, and is annotated with the title 'Human Kindness'. A transparent overlay been taped over one of the illustrations on the spread, showing an enlarged black outline of the illustration underneath. These illustrations appear on pages 30, 31 (top of page and bottom of page), 33 and 38 (top of page). The sheet also features the decorative capital 'T' which is reproduced in the opening line of the story, on page 29 of the book.