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"A serio comic extravaganza..."
"A serio comic extravaganza..."
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"A serio comic extravaganza..."
"A serio comic extravaganza..."; George IV seems to be dismissing a petition from the Lord Mayor, Thorp, introduced by Alderman Wood (?). Wellington stands beside the King .
1820
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
King, E.
This seems to concern the throwing out of the Bill of Pains and Penalties by Parliament in November. This accused Queen Caroline of adultery and sought a royal divorce. Its rejection was popular and taken by the public as proof of the Queen's innocence.
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paper
34cms
satire
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