Punch, or The London Charivari

Volume 101, Jubilee Issue, July 18, 1891

Author: Various Authors
Published: 1891
Language: English
Wordcount: 6,914 / 28 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 59.9
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 426
Added to site: 2004.11.13
mnybks.net#: 9022
Genre: Periodical
Advertisement
Excerpt

rk, as did later his 'Unprotected Female.' In Volume XVI. PERCIVAL LEIGH commenced his 'Mr. PIPS, his Diary, or, Manners and Customs of ye Englyshe in 1849,' characteristically illustrated by RICHARD DOYLE at his graphic best. The same year was remarkable for the appearance of LEECH's most delightful character, the simple-minded, sport-loving, philistine paterfamilias, Mr. BRIGGS, first met with in connection with 'The Pleasures of Housekeeping,' though subsequently associated especially with humorous sporting scenes.

"The frontispiece to Volume XIX., for the second half of the year 1850, was by a 'new hand,' none other than JOHN TENNIEL the 'Cartoonist' _par excellence_, whose work henceforth was to be--as happily it still is--the pride of _Mr. Punch_ and the delight of the British Public. TENNIEL's first Cartoon, 'Lord JACK the Giant-Killer,' graced _Mr. Punch's_ 499th Number, he having taken, at short notice, the place of RICHARD DOYLE, who after many years of excellent work had voluntarily wit

Cover image for

Download


show mobile phone QR code

Donate a small amount via Paypal below or read about some other ways that you can support ManyBooks.