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Jack's Return After Lord Howe's Glorious Victory.

[MEZZOTINT].

Jack's Return After Lord Howe's Glorious Victory.

Mezzotint with verse below, printed on one side of a single sheet [355 x 254 mm].
London: published by Laurie & Whittle, No.53 Fleet Street, 1st August, 1794

Trimmed to plate mark and with one small marginal tear and slightly soiled.

A broadside illustrating a sailor celebrating on shore after the naval victory of the Glorious 1st June 1794. He is holding a stick in one hand and a purse in the other, while behind him a woman reaches out to take a punch bowl from a group of men smoking at the open window of a tavern. Beneath there are four columns of verse "To the Tune of Oh! Dear what can the matter be".

Stock no. ebc4745

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