The Queen’s budget opened

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A satire on the proceedings against Queen Caroline.

  • TitleThe Queen’s budget opened, or Correspondence extraordinary, the defence of Her Majesty. A companion to the “Royal letter-bag”.
  • EditionSecond edition.
  • ProductionPrinted by J. Swan, 76, Fleet Street.
  • PublicationLondon : Sold by T. Dolby, 299, Strand; J. Fairburn, Broadway, Blackfriars and all booksellers, 1820.

Catalog Record

763 820

Acquired February 2016

The total eclipse

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  • TitleThe total eclipse : a grand politico-astronomical phenomenon, which occurred in the year 1820; with a series of engravings, to demonstrate the configuration of the planets. To which is added, an hieroglyphic, adapted to these wonderful times!
  • Edition[Second edition].
  • PublishedLondon : Published by Thomas Dolby, 299, Strand, 30 Holywell Street, adn 34, Wardour Street, [1820]

Catalog Record

763 820

Acquired February 2016

The Queen and Magna charta

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A satire, in verse, on the trial, etc., of Queen Caroline.
Illustrated by Isaac Robert Cruikshank.

  • TitleThe Queen and Magna charta; or, The thing that John signed …
  • PublishedLondon, Printed for and published by T. Dolby, 1820.

Catalog Record

763 820

Acquired February 2016

A peep at the p*v****n

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A satire on the proceedings against Queen Caroline

  • TitleA peep at the p*v****n, or, Boiled mutton with caper sauce at the temple of joss : a satirical poem.
  • EditionSixth edition.
  • PublicationLondon : Printed by and for E. Wilson, 88, Royal Exchange, 1820.

Catalog Record

763 820

Acquired February 2016

The new union club

The new union club

Print satirizing William Wilberforce and the British abolitionist movement.

  • Author: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
  • Title: The new union club [graphic] : being a representation of what took place at a celebrated dinner given by a celebrated society – vide Mr. M-r-t’s pamphlet, “More thoughts,” &c.&c.
  • Published: London : G. Humphrey, 1819.

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Acquired June 2011 by the Lewis Walpole Library.

The caricatures of James Gillray…

Title page: The caricatures of James Gillray...

Selection 1: The caricatures of James Gillray

Selection 2: The caricatures of James Gillray

Selection 3: The caricatures of James Gillray

With the ticket of the Glasgow booksellers Kerr & Richardson at the foot of the covers on each part.

  • Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
  • Title: The caricatures of James Gillray : with historical and political illustrations, and compendious biographical anecdotes and notices : eighty-five colored etchings.
  • Published: London ; Edinburgh : John Miller, 5 New Bridge Street ; Rodwell and Martin, New Bond Street ; William Blackwell; and all booksellers, [1818] ([London : Sheckell and Arrowsmith, Johnson’ssCourt, Fleet-Street)

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Acquired March, 2011 by the Lewis Walpole Library.