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"The Works of James Gillray from the Original Plates with the Addition of Many Subjects Not Before Collected"

published by Henry G. Bohn, London
written by Charles Whiting

Original Copperplate Engravings over 170 years old

Full Sheet Size: approximately 19 x 24.75 inches (about 48 x 63 cm)
Half Sheet Size: approximately 9.5 x 12.25 inches (about 24 x 31 cm)
(trimmed from full sheet)

Image size varies from engraving to engraving. Most, but not all, plates have engravings on both sides of the sheet, as published by Bohn.

Click here for contemporary (1851) descriptions and analyses of the cartoons by James Gillray

Click here for the index to subjects in James Gillray's cartoons

Gillray The Hustings 

The Daily Advertiser
Plates 151, 152
(Side 1)

The Hustings

The Daily Advertiser

Gillray The Proof of the Refined Feelings 

The Caneing in Conduit Street
Plates 153, 154
(Side 2)

The Proof of the Refined Feelings of an Amiable Character, lately a Candidate for a certain Ancient City

The Caneing in Conduit Street; dedicated to the Flag Officers of the British Navy


Source: Historical & Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gillray; Comprising A Political and Humorous History of the Latter Part of the Reign of George the Third

by Thomas Wright, Esq., F.S.A. and R. H. Evans, Esq.

Published: London, Henry G. Bohn, 1851

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