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Creator:
Maidment, Brian.
Title(s):

Comedy, caricature and the social order, 1820-50 / Brian Maidment.

Published/Created:
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.
Holdings:
Reference Library
NC1475 .M34 2013 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-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.
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  • 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.