Caricature and French Political Culture 1830-1848 by David S. Kerr
Charles Philipon and the Illustrated Press (Oxford Historical Monographs)

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Creator of the famous pear as a symbol for King Louis-Philippe, Charles Philipon was also the most influential editor of illustrated newspapers in nineteenth-century France. This book examines the role and influence of political caricature under the July Monarchy through a study of his two principal newspapers, La Caricature and Le Charivari.

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Published October 19, 2000 by Oxford University Press, USA. 256 pages
Genres: History, Education & Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Arts & Photography, Travel, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction