Maidment, Brian, Comedy, caricature and the social order, 1820-50 , 2013
Comedy, caricature and the social order, 1820-50 / Brian Maidment.
- Manchester ; Manchester University Press ; 2013.
New York : Manchester University Press ; 2013.
New York : distributed in the United States exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
- Physical Description:
- x, 244 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Reference LibraryNC1475 .M34 2013 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references (p. -239) and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.Caricatures and cartoons -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.Cartoonists -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.English wit and humor, Pictorial -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.Printing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
- Part I. Regency and early Victorian graphic humour - modes and markets. 1. Graphic bric-a-brac? Approaching early nineteenth century graphic humour
- 2. Regency visual culture in the marketplace
- 3. Continuity, innovation and change: comic visual culture 1820-1850
- Part 2. The social vision of Regency and early Victorian comic visual culture. 4. Reflections in a print shop window: from street theatre to crime scene
- 5. Robert Seymour: a jobbing artist in the marketplace
- 6. The 'march of intellect' as a comic event: mockery, heroism and social change
- 7. Revisiting the Regency - Punch's dustmen.