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Punch, or the London Charivari

Volume 1, Complete

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1841
Language: English
Wordcount: 349,224 / 1060 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 60.5
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 468
Added to site: 2005.12.04
mnybks.net#: 11918
Genre: Periodical
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He was the friend and adviser of Louis NAPOLEON during his exile in this country. COUNT D'ORSAY died in Paris.

JOBBING PATRIOTS.--MR. GEORGE ROBINS was an auctioneer in Covent Garden, and celebrated for the extravagant imagery of his advertisements. His successors have offices in Bond Street.

SHOCKING WANT OF SYMPATHY.--SIR P. LAURIE, a very active City magnate, continually engaged in "putting down" suicide, poverty, &c.

SIR F. BURDETT, long the Radical member for Westminster. His political perversion took every one by surprise.

NEW STUFFING FOR THE SPEAKER'S CHAIR.--MR. PETER BORTHWICK had been an actor in the Provinces.

INQUEST.--The Eagle Tavern, City Road, was built by MR. ROUSE--"Bravo, ROUSE!" as he was called.

LADY MORGAN, the Authoress of The Wild Irish Girl, and many other popular works, died 1860.

THE TORY TABLE D'HOTE.--"BILLY" HOLMES was whipper-in to the Conservatives in the House of Commons.

THE LEGAL ECCALOBEION.--BARON CAMPBELL had been appointed Chancello

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