A political cartoon of Napoleon's return from Elba in March 1815
- Full title:
- The fox and the goose; or, Boney broke loose! Designed by P.H., Esq. [Etched probably by George Cruikshank].
- 1815 , London
- Print / Image
- P H [illustrator] , George Cruikshank [etcher]
- Held by:
- British Library
- Usage Terms:
- Free from known copyright restrictions
- Maps 185.r.2.(2)
- Article by:
- Ruth Mather
- Power and politics
The start of the 19th century was a time of hostility between France and England, marked by a series of wars. Throughout this period, England feared a French invasion led by Napoleon. Ruth Mather explores the impact of this fear on literature and on everyday life.