Representations of France in English Satirical Prints 1740-1832 by J. Moores
(War, Culture and Society, 1750-1850)

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Between 1740 and 1832, England witnessed what has been called its 'golden age of caricature', coinciding with intense rivalry and with war with France. This book shows how Georgian satirical prints reveal attitudes towards the French 'Other' that were far more complex, ambivalent, empathetic and multifaceted than has previously been recognised.
 

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Published January 13, 2015 by Palgrave Macmillan. 274 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, History, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Arts & Photography, Travel, War, Children's Books.

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In a year where Waterloo will no doubt rehabilitate and ossify in the public consciousness those small number of late-Georgian satirical prints that depicted a deep English antipathy towards the French, Representations of France in English Satirical Prints is a timely reminder that even at times ...

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