Birds of Evil Omen!
His head is at Rome but his deceitful double tongue reaches to England! /
Three illustrations on top of one another. Illustration on top shows St. Peter's in Rome, sinking into sand among books with titles "The Fathers", "Old Men Tales", "Tradition", "Old Wives Fables", "Lies". A serpent with a forked tongue slithers out from under these books and moves towrds St. Paul's Cathedral, London, which is depicted standing on a rock and the holy bible. Below this illustration is another illustration showing men in top hats and long black coats walking around. The bottom illustration shows a man fatally stabbed and birds sitting on his cavader.
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[London?] : [s.n.], [between ca. 1845 and 1857].
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; 23.5 x 16.5 cm..
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|PD 4012 TX 6||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.