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Travelling in China: The village Elder, Can-Haou
Travelling in China: The village Elder, Can-Haou, described by the special artist as follows: "the village Elders came and bade us welcome. One old fellow was a most extraordinary character. He had but one eye, but that eye was quite enough. He was everlastingly prowling about, seeing what he could pick up, both in the eating and looting line.I send you a sketch of him..."
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