Political cartoon of Napoleon's return from Elba in March 1815

Description

Full title:
The fox and the goose; or, Boney broke loose! Designed by P.H., Esq. [Etched probably by George Cruikshank].
Published:
1815, London
Format:
Print / Image
Creator:
P H [illustrator] , George Cruikshank [etcher]
Held by:
British Library
Shelfmark:
Maps 185.r.2.(2)

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Article by:
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Theme:
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