comic almanack an ephemeris in jest and earnest, containing merry tales, humorous poetry, quips and oddities

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Statementby Thackeray... [et al.] illustrations by George Cruikshank... [et al.]. Second series, 1844-1853.
ContributionsCruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
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