Illus. in: Matero. Atalanta fvgiens...; 1618, p. 13. Ref. copy may be in SSF - MYTHOLOGY BOREAS. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Mythology Boreas; Wind.
Satire on rise and fall of the South Sea Company described as "Satire on the financial crisis in 1720 shows different actions of people with a 'kei' (cobble stone) in their heads, with many engraved inscription... more
Print shows Sir Philip Francis(?) standing, facing right, with dagger in left hand, on the far right, Warren Hastings, wearing a turban, is standing amid bags of money beneath a flag "India Preserved" and again... more
A British satire on Charles Stanhope's Toleration Bill of 1789 which was an attempt to remove the yoke of religious obligations on persons seeking public office (cf. Test and Corporation Acts). Despite the fact... more
Print shows three men attempting to power their bicycles by means of flatulence. Title from item. Library of Congress copy is hand-colored. Not found in British Museum Catalogue (BMC). Publisher's name misspell... more
This image has been taken from scan 000447 from "China, historisch romantisch, malerisch. [A translation of parts of “China, in a series of views ... By Thomas Allom Esq. with historical and descriptive notes b... more
Caricature of steamship line competitors Edward Knight Collins (backed by Uncle Sam) and Sir Samuel Cunard (backed by John Bull) trying to blow toy ships across tub in opposite directions. Lithograph by Frank B... more
This image has been taken from scan 000381 from "The Land of the North Wind; or, travels among the Laplanders and the Samoyedes". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created... more