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Musical score, Illustration, Image
This quadrille is a set of ‘seasonal’ dance-rhythm pieces for piano in a popular, uncomplicated style, playable by most ...
Book, Yellow back, Illustration, Image
Ward & Lock closely followed Routledge as the most prolific publisher of yellowbacks, producing series such as the Run a...
Card, Illustration, Image Created date: c. 19th century
Sir Henry Cole devised the first Christmas card in 1843, but it wasn’t until the 1880s that festive cards were mass prod...
Pamphlet, Illustration, Image
George Cruikshank (1792-1878) was, from the 1820s onwards, one of Britain’s most renowned satirical illustrators. His ta...
Penny dreadful, Serial, Illustration, Image
‘The amount of crime, treachery, murder and slow poisoning, & general infamy required by the halfpenny reader is somethi...
These month-themed illustrations show off the skills of the caricaturist George Cruikshank at their best: the scenes are...