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Napoleonic Wars from "The History of England from the earliest dawn of authentic record ... Embellished with ... engravings"

This image has been taken from scan 000479 from volume 03 of "The History of England from the earliest dawn of authentic record ... Embellished with ... engravings". The title and subject terms of this image ha... more

Physical air,-or-Britannia recover'd from a trance;-also, the patriotic courage of Sherry Andrew; & a peep thro' the fog

Cartoon showing Britannia, terrified, faint, and dishevelled, sitting on the ground supported by Addington and Hawkesbury, and defended by Sheridan, a Silenus-like and ragged Harlequin. They are on the Dover co... more

Armed-heroes / Js. Gillray inv. & f.

Cartoon showing Addington, saying "Who's afraid? ...", and Napoleon facing each other defiantly across a narrow channel. Behind Addington on the front bench in the House of Commons is Hawkesbury saying, "Ah who... more

French invasion - or - Buonaparte landing in Great-Britain

Cartoon showing Napoleon and his army, on seashore, fleeing from English soldiers with a British flag and two cannons on a low sandy cliff.

Buonaparté pie / Woodward delin.

Caricature of British person holding small figure of Napoleon on fork toward mouth.

Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of young Clysterpipe & Little Boney - a hint from Gil Blas / Js. Gillray invt. & fect.

Cartoon showing Addington saying, "courage John Bull-courage", as he bleeds arm of John Bull, who is supported by Hawkesbury, who repeats "courage Johnny". Napoleon holds out his hat to catch the blood, "West I... more

An Experiment with a burning glass

Caricature showing British soldier frying small figure of Napoleon with light through a magnifying glass.

Evacuation of Malta

Addington squats over cocked hat into which he evacuates papers including "Egypt," "Guadeloupe," and last, "Malta," Napoleon holds him by the cravat and threatens him.

Buonaparte, 48 hours after landing!--Vide John Bulls home-stroke, armed en masse / Js. Gillray des. & fect.

Head of Napoleon dripping blood, held high on a pitch fork by a British volunteer soldier, "John Bull." Other volunteers gather around.

John Bull offering Little Boney fair play

Bare chested sailor, "John Bull," standing in English channel with arms akimbo, looking at Napoleon, whose head looks over top of fortification on the French coast.

Destruction of the French gun-boats-or-Little Boney & his friend Talley in high glee

Cartoon showing Napoleon, sitting on the shoulder of Talleyrand, gleefully peering through a large rolled document, "Talleyrand's plan for invading Great Britain", at the channel, where the French flotilla is b... more

Death of the Corsican fox--Scene the last of the Royal-Hunt / Js. Gillray. inv & fect.

King George III as a huntsman, holds up to a pack of hounds a fox with the head of Napoleon. Hounds' collars inscribed with names of naval leaders "Nelson," "Sydney S. Gardner," "Cornwallis." Men on horseback l... more

[Napoleon I boards the Bellerophon to surrender] / Baugean delt. & sculpt.

Print shows a view of the HMS Bellerophon from the aft with a rowboat drawn along the starboard side and Napoleon I climbing stairs to board the ship in order to surrender to the British and Captain Frederick L... more

Explore Huron - Bayfield, Ontario | HuronCountyTV

Learn how Bayfield, the second oldest settlement in Huron, came to be, in this episode of Explore Huron with David Yates. --- 'Explore Huron with David Yates' is a series in which local history buff, David Yat... more

Maniac-raving's-or-Little Boney in a strong fit / Js. Gillray inv. & fect.

Cartoon showing Napoleon in a fury over relations between France and England.

Maniac-raving's-or-Little Boney in a strong fit / Js. Gillray inv. & fect.

Cartoon showing Napoleon in a fury over relations between France and England.

The hand-writing upon the wall / Js. Gillray invt. & ft.

Napoleon, Josephine, French soldiers and women seated at feast with dishes "Bank of England," "St. James," "Tower of London," and "Roast Beef of old England." Napoleon looks in horror at hand of Jehovah pointin... more

The hand-writing upon the wall / Js. Gillray invt. & ft.

Napoleon, Josephine, French soldiers and women seated at feast with dishes "Bank of England," "St. James," "Tower of London," and "Roast Beef of old England." Napoleon looks in horror at hand of Jehovah pointin... more

A tit bit for a Russian ambassador!!!

Cartoon showing a Russian holding up small figure of Napoleon, preparing to eat him.

A tit bit for a Russian ambassador!!!

Cartoon showing a Russian holding up small figure of Napoleon, preparing to eat him.