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- Object: The Foundling-Chapel Brawl
"The Foundling-Chapel Brawl, a Non-Heroic Ballad; with Notes Critical and Explanatory" (London, C. Roworth) Parts One and Two, 1805; containing 5 satirical prints bound with letterpress dedication to the Governors, titlepages to each part, preface, and verses. For descriptions of the prints, see BM Satires 10468, 10465, 10469, 10466, and 10470.
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Height: 270 millimetres (approx. sheet size of each page)
Width: 205 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- In this copy, BM Satires 10468 is bound facing the dedication by Elizabeth Sayers "To the Governors of the Hospital for the Maintenance and Education of Exposed and Deserted Young Children". BM Satires 10465 is bound as the frontispiece to the first titlepage, and BM Satires 10466 is bound as fold-out frontispiece to titlepage for "The Second Part, or Sequel, of the Foundling-Chapel Ball".
A further copy of "The Foundling-Chapel Brawl" (with a different arrangement and selection of prints) is kept at 298*.a.12 (see1868,0612.1322-1325).
Proof impressions of Sayers' prints for this publication are kept in the Banks album (see Y.10-176 to 181).
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: The Foundling-Chapel Brawl
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