Punch, Volumes 28-29 (Google eBook)

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Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Sir Francis Cowley Burnand, Sir Owen Seaman
Punch Publications Limited, 1855 - Caricatures and cartoons
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Page 195 - Jealous in honour, sudden and quick in quarrel, Seeking the bubble reputation Even in the cannon's mouth. And then the justice...
Page 41 - THE minstrel boy to the war is gone, In the ranks of death you'll find him ; His father's sword he has girded on, And his wild harp slung behind him. " Land of song !" said the warrior-bard, " Though all the world betrays thee, One sword, at least, thy rights shall guard, One faithful harp shall praise thee...
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Punch, or the London Charivari: An Introduction<
The title of the famous magazine of Victorian humour, Punch, is probably short for Punchinello, adapted from the Neapolitan dialectal "polecenella," a young ...
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Punch -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Britannica online encyclopedia article on Punch: hooknosed, humpbacked character, the most popular of marionettes and glove puppets and the chief figure in ...
www.britannica.com/ eb/ article-9061899/ Punch

Punch cartoons of the late Victorian and Edwardian period
British social history through Punch cartoons 1881-1914.
www.pauls-room.com/ punch/

www.bushywood.com - Punch magazine news desk and links to stories and other information in England, Wales and Scotland and related issues around the world.
www.solarnavigator.net/ media/ punch.htm

JSTOR: Mark Lemon: First Editor of "Punch"
Mark Lemon: First Editor of "Punch." By ARTHUR A. ADRIAN. London: Oxford University Press, 1966. Pp. xiv + 241. Mark Lemon's career touched the spirit of ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0026-8232(196811)66%3A2%3C176%3AMLFEO%22%3E2.0.CO%3B2-Q

Good Clean Punch - TIME
An English rival of Punch once printed a cartoon of a man struck with amazement, and labeled it: "Portrait of a Gentleman Finding a Joke in Punch" Like some ...
www.time.com/ time/ magazine/ article/ 0,9171,934560,00.html?iid=chix-sphere

Punch (magazine) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Punch was founded on July 17, 1841 by Henry Mayhew and engraver Ebenezer Landells. At its founding it was jointly edited by Mayhew and Mark Lemon. ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Punch_(magazine)

THE MEDIA BUSINESS; Not a Laughing Matter: Punch to End ...
Graham Wilson, the managing director of United Newspapers Group, which owns The Daily Express and has owned Punch since 1963, said in an interview today ...
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nationmaster - Encyclopedia: Punch magazine
Punch was a British weekly magazine of humour and satire published from 1841 to 1992 and from 1996 to 2002. Wikipedia does not have an article with this ...
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Press Release
Mark Lemon, a founder and the first editor of 'Punch' magazine, ... He helped to establish Punch, the pioneer in illustrated comic journalism, in July 1841. ...
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