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Title:
Perspective view of the tunnel now making under the Thames, between Rotherhithe & Wapping, about two miles below London Bridge.
Published/Created:
[London?] 1825.
Physical Description:
7 col. plates. 13 x 15 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 P4
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
In case, as issued.
Title and date of publication from label on back of case.
The "plates" are actually six cutout panels, and a backdrop, connected top and bottom by paper, to form a telescopic peepshow.
Title on front of case, and from front panel of peepshow, reads: The tunnel.
Cottage of content, or, Toys, games, and amusements of nineteenth century England, 61
Selected exhibitions: “The Cottage of Content : or, Toys, Games, and Amusements of Nineteenth Century England" (Yale Center for British Art, November 2 - December 31, 1977).
Exhibition History:
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Cottage of Content, or, Toys, Games, and Amusements of Nineteenth Century England (Yale Center for British Art, November 2, 1977-December 31, 1977)

Subject Terms:
Thames Tunnel (London, England)
Tunnels -- England -- London.
Form/Genre:
Peepshows.
Tunnel books.
Recreations.
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