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Wright, Thomas, 1810–1877

Caricature history of the Georges, or, Annals of the House of Hanover : compiled from squibs, broadsides, window pictures, lampoons, and pictorial caricatures of the time / by Thomas Wright, M.A., F.S.A. ; with nearly four hundred illustrations on steel and wood.

Additional Title(s):

Annals of the House of Hanover

London : Chatto and Windus, 1876.
London : Savill, Edwards and Co., Printers, Chandos Street, Covent Garden
Physical Description:
xiii, [3], 639 pages, [13] leaves of plates : some color illustrations ; 20 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA485 .W95 1876
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Michael D. Coe, Yale MAH 1968
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by F. W. Fairholt; after William Hogath, James Gillray and Thomas Rowlandson.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original green cloth. Publisher's advertisements, 32 pages at end, not included in pagination. Ink stamp: Michael D. Coe. Inscribed in black ink: Christmas 1946. To dear Billy and Michael. Lovingly Aunt Louise.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain.
Coe, Michael D. -- Stamp.
Great Britain -- History -- 1714-1837.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs.
Wood engravings -- 1876.
Steel engravings -- 1876.
Steel engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1876.
Publisher's advertisements.
Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William), 1814-1866, engraver.
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, illustrator.
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, illustrator.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, illustrator.
Chatto & Windus (Firm), publisher.
Savill, Edwards and Co., printer.

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