Imagery in The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Imagery Examples in The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde:

Chapter Eight 1

"a flying wrack of the most diaphanous and lawny texture..."   (Chapter Eight)

In this scene-setting passage, we see a small storm of “wrack”—waste and debris—whose texture is “diaphanous and lawny”—that is, transparent and soft, linen-like.