- Johannot, Tony
- Humor, Narratives
- Wood engraving
- Brevière, Louis-Henri
- Portrait (taller)
- University of Illinois Library, the Internet Archive
- Le diable boiteux
- Lesage, Alain-René
- Paris: Ernest Bourdin et Cie., 1840
- Open Library:
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A snake oil seller addresses the audience from a platform with a demon gesturing on his shoulders.
The caption reads in the original French:
C’est le diable des charlatans.
Keywords: 1840s, 19th century, black & white, devil, male, monster, peddling, performance, supernatural