Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, The glass and the new Crystal Palace , 1853
The glass and the new Crystal Palace : with cuts.
- London : J. Cassell, 1853.
- Physical Description:
- 32 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsHV5072 .C7 1853Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Bound in original printed paper wrappers, although back cover is wanting. Laid into portfolio.
Presentation copy from Cruikshank, with his autograph on front cover.
Illustrations by and after George Cruikshank. One by Percy Cruikshank.
One of Cruikshank's teetotalling pamphlets inveighing against the opening of the Crystal Palace on Sundays and the attendant sale of alcoholic beverages.
- Subject Terms:
- Alcoholism -- Great Britain.Cassell, J. -- Publisher.Crystal Palace (Sydenham, London, England)Temperance.Wit and humor.
- Wood engravings -- 1853.
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