English: "A receipt [i.e. recipe] for courtship", a Dec. 21st 1805 caricature mildly satirizing the courting customs or romance rituals of 1805 England.
Poem contained in caricature:
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Bibliographic information found on the LoC site:
TITLE: A receipt for courtship
CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1805 - A receipt for courtship (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-4741 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-59614 (b&w film copy neg.) No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Young man handing young woman a note; text of poem is caricature of romantic courtship.
MEDIUM: 1 print : engraving, color.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: London : published by Laurie & Whittle, 1805.
NOTES: No. 417. British Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress)
FORMAT: Cartoons (Commentary) British 1800-1810. Engravings British Color 1800-1810.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
VIDEO FRAME ID: LCPP003B-07356 (from b&w film copy neg.)CARD #: 96512570
|Author||unknown 1805 author/engraver|
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