In The Death of Art, by Simon Bucher-Jones, Charles Dickens is surprised to find the following piece of doggerl in his newspaper, The Daily News :

As each Doll its place maintains
so it the fading life sustains.
If the Dolls be fed and plump
so the waning heart will pump.
If the maker do the deed
which allows the Dolls to feed,
fearing neither man nor hell,
they will prosper, wax and swell.
Live forever and escape
in the end from human shape.

It refers to the Dolls of the toymaker Montague.

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