Wednesday, October 1, 2008
Cruikshank's Comic Strips
George Cruikshank' comic strips from the Scourge and Satirist; or, Literary, Theatrical and Miscellaneous Magazine. Top July 1815, bottom September 1815. The Scourge was a text magazine published monthly in London by J. Johnston and the strips were foldouts that came with the original periodicals. The Scourge published Cruikshank's first professional works. The editor was "Mad" Jack Mitford. See also HERE.