The Loyalist; or, Anti-Radical magazine


Published in 1820, this political magazine The Loyalist was created to promote support for the King and Parliament. It stands in direct opposition to the Radicals who were at this time campaigning for political reform; they are painted as dangerous, volatile and drunk 'ruffians'. 

The illustrations were supplied by George Cruikshank, who produced illustrations for Radical publications during the same period such as The Political House that Jack Built (1820).

Full title:
The Loyalist; or, Anti-Radical.
1820, London
Periodical / Illustration / Image
The Loyalist Association, George Cruikshank [illustrator]
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Public Domain
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British Library

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