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A curious text

Postby Chris » 15 Apr 2013, 18:14

Many of you will be familiar with this book cover illustration, though not everyone will have read the book in question. Many, like me, may have assumed it was yet another Collier/Cruikshank variation. Far from it. It is quite interesting.

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You can download the text here.
http://www.punchandjudy.com/ebooks/punchbooktext.pdf
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Re: A curious text

Postby Trevek » 22 Apr 2013, 12:20

I love Judy's description of Punch as a "nasty puke".

Do you think it means he wasn't "brought up" well?
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