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Figaro's London sketch book : the claimant : a gross, fat man, as fat as butter : first part King Henry IV, act ii. sc. 4. : I cannot tell what the dickens his name is : Merry Wives of Windsor, act iii, sc. 2
Bib ID 6775851
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, sheet]
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Description London : Figaro, [1874] 
1 sheet : colour illustration ; 23 x 15 cm 
Summary

"This caricature of the Tichborne Claimant was published in the first issue of the London Sketch Book ('An illustrated Newspaper and Magazine conducted by James Mortimer') in January 1874. At the time, the criminal case against the Claimant, real name Arthur Orton, from Waga Waga, New South Wales, was coming to a climax, and the following month a jury found against his claim to be the missing Roger Tichborne"--Catalogue from Meridian Rare Books, December 2014.

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Caption title.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-86289952

Subjects Doughty-Tichborne, Roger Charles, 1829-1854 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Orton, Arthur, 1834-1898 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Impostors and imposture -- Great Britain -- England -- Pictorial works.  |  Impostors and imposture -- New South Wales -- Wagga Wagga -- Pictorial works.  |  Australian
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Claimant : a gross, fat man, as fat as butter

London sketch book

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