Gypsy Glimses by Hesba Stretton.

This short article was published in Charles Dicken's All The Year Round, May 8, 1869, and gives an account of Hesba Stretton's Christmas Eve visit to a Gypsy encampment. Elements of this visit may have made their way into the description of the child in Lost Gip or the Epping Forest of Cassy.

Read the entire article HERE.