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The Dirty Child
4 x 4 inches
$20.00

A sloven will be always viewed/With pity by the wise and good;/While ev'n the vicious and the base/Behold with scorn a dirty face.

Another anglo-american appendage, this story tells us about two sisters. One was sweet and fair and well-kept. The other was as you see here. Interestingly, Dr. Hoffmann's poems deal mostly with problems of behavior, while the Victorian/Edwardian additions are far more concerned with hygeine and appearance.

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