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The opponents of parliamentary reform, including Wellington and Peel, attempt to pull down a column topped by Lord John Russell, a portrait of William IV on the plinth.
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“Satire showing an announcement from a pulpit in a church requesting the wardens to meet to consider eating the church.”–British Museum online catalogue.
- Title: The church in danger, or, A very uncommon parish dinner .
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An allegorical representation of the nationalistic riot occasioned by a troupe of French comedians in London. This satirical print refers to the controversy and protest surrounding a French theatrical company, nicknamed the ‘French Strollers’, who applied for and were granted a licence to perform at the Haymarket in the winter of 1749.
So you want to be a bartender. You have lots of recipes in mind, lots of grand ideas of how fun bartending will be. Whether you want to mix yummy drinks, hear scandalous stories, flirt your way to tips, or simply laugh at drunk people, there is no way to fully anticipate the mental/emotional state of your clientele. 438 more words
It has been over thirty years since Jerome McGann, D.F. McKenzine, and others catalyzed a shift in literary studies (1) to recenter the field as one unavoidably and necessarily linked to textual history and editorial presentation. 654 more words