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Creator:
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, author, illustrator.
Title(s):

The bottle / by George Cruikshank.

Published/Created:
Philadelphia : Published by Geo. Gebbie, 730 Sansom St., [1871]
Physical Description:
[9] leaves, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 30 x 45 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2016 39
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Date of publication from text on leaf [1]: "... at the time of writing (1871) ..."
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's black half morocco and printed pink boards. In red cloth slip-case.
Includes eight lithographs by Cruikshank, each captioned with letterpress on the verso of the facing leaf. The title page is also lithographed.
Subject Terms:
Alcoholism -- Pictorial works.
Drinking customs -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Temperance -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1871.
Caricatures
Contributors:
Gebbie, George, publisher.
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