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Pierce, Helen, 1978-

Unseemly pictures : graphic satire and politics in early modern England / Helen Pierce.

New Haven : Yale University Press, 2008.
Physical Description:
vii, 248 p. ; ill. ; 26 cm.
Reference Library
NE628.2 .P54 2008 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1603-1714 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Prints, English -- 17th century.

  • Politics and print culture in early modern England
  • Unseemly pictures: the political print and the threat of popery
  • Exposed to the hatred of all men: mocking the monopolists
  • Anti-episcopacy and graphic satire
  • Painters and poets dare anything: civil war and the picturing of conflict
  • Religion is a circle: Presbyterianism, independency and identity
  • Dorislaus's debts to the past.