Item 32 - Newspaper cuttings, mainly humorous or satirical

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Crewe MS/32


Newspaper cuttings, mainly humorous or satirical


  • c. 1840s (Creation)

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1 volume (33 x 21 cm), containing 75 leaves. Cuttings are pasted or pinned to the leaves of the book and arranged in two sequences, one beginning from the front of the book, the other from the back. Quarter-bound.

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The newspapers represented include the Morning Chronicle and Punch.

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Foliated 1–75.

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  • English

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