The comic history of England

by Gilbert Abbott Г  Beckett

Publisher: Bradbury, Agnew, & Co. in London

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Originally published in 2 vols, London: "Punch", 1847-1848.

Statementwith twenty coloured etchings, and two hundred woodcuts by John Leech.
ContributionsLeech, John, 1817-1864.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13805813M

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The Comic History of England was published posthumously in after the writer's tragic and untimely death half-way through the project. Hence it remains incomplete and covers the history of the island nation only up to the Tudor period.4/5(1).

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