"I'll be married in the bottle green"
Arthur Gride is a scheming old moneylender who plots to marry Nicholas's love interest, Madeline Bray, by forgiving the debts of her father in exchange for her hand in marriage. His housekeeper, Mrs. Sliderskew, makes off with the documents with which he controls many people.
Thirty-two Illustrations to Nicholas Nickleby by Onwhyn and other eminent Artists. London: J. Newman & Co., n.d.