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The Queen's matrimonial ladder :

a national toy, with fourteen step scenes; and illustrations in verse, with eighteen other cuts /
by the author of "The political house that Jack built.".
Main Creator: Hone, William, 1780-1842.
Contributors: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, artist
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Format: BOOK
Language:English
Published / Created: London : Printed by and for William Hone, 1820.
Edition:48th ed.
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Notes:A satire, in verse, on George IV in defense of Queen Caroline.

Written by William Hone (cf. George).

"All the drawings for this publication are by Mr. George Cruikshank."--P. [2].

Signatures: [A]² B-C⁴ D².

"The Joss and his folly": p. [20-22].

Publisher's advertisements ("Published by William Hone," starting with The Dropt clauses ... and ending with William Hone's catalogue of ancient and modern books): p. [23-24].

Signatures: [A]² B-C⁴ D²

With: The political house that Jack built. 42nd ed. London : Printed by and for William Hone, 1820.

Physical description: [24] p. : ill ; 24 cm. (8vo)

Citations/References: George, 13790-13807

Citations/References: Cohn, A.M. Cruikshank, 680

Citations/References: George 13790-13807

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