The Dandy's Perambulations

London: John Marshall, 1819. Robert Cruikshank
16 Piny193 fanoušků
Page 4  That they with walking might not tire, Pink went two hobbies straight to hire; Then with their steeds they galloped on, Along the road to Kensington; And fair their journey might be seen, Until they came to Turnham Green, When some rude geese began to stare And hiss, as soon as they got there.

Page 4 That they with walking might not tire, Pink went two hobbies straight to hire; Then with their steeds they galloped on, Along the road to Kensington; And fair their journey might be seen, Until they came to Turnham Green, When some rude geese began to stare And hiss, as soon as they got there.

pin 3
Title Page

Title Page

pin 2
Page 5  Now Pink had heard of geese, ’tis true, Though he had seen but very few; Their bold looks and terrific eyes Filled him with terror and surprise; And though of courage much he boasted, Attacked them best when they were roasted.

Page 5 Now Pink had heard of geese, ’tis true, Though he had seen but very few; Their bold looks and terrific eyes Filled him with terror and surprise; And though of courage much he boasted, Attacked them best when they were roasted.

pin 1
Page 6  Pink in his fright turned quickly ’round, And knocked Mac Carey on the ground; Then fell himself (I can’t tell which) Either into a pond or ditch.

Page 6 Pink in his fright turned quickly ’round, And knocked Mac Carey on the ground; Then fell himself (I can’t tell which) Either into a pond or ditch.

pin 1
Page 11  But as he went along the road, The people laughed to see the load He carried on his back upright; So pushing on with all his might, To avoid the teasing gabble Of such intolerable rabble, He tumbled over a poor old sow, Who with her young made such a row That frightened Pink and Carey so, They knew not then which way to go.

Page 11 But as he went along the road, The people laughed to see the load He carried on his back upright; So pushing on with all his might, To avoid the teasing gabble Of such intolerable rabble, He tumbled over a poor old sow, Who with her young made such a row That frightened Pink and Carey so, They knew not then which way to go.

pin 1
heart 1
Page 10  When searching all the common round, There only one was to be found. Then what to do they could not tell, For Pink was then not very well; So Carey took him up to ride Upon his back that he might guide Their hobby, and return to town, Intending there to set him down.

Page 10 When searching all the common round, There only one was to be found. Then what to do they could not tell, For Pink was then not very well; So Carey took him up to ride Upon his back that he might guide Their hobby, and return to town, Intending there to set him down.

pin 1
Page 1  Five hours (and who can do it in less?) By Mr. Pink was spent in dressing.

Page 1 Five hours (and who can do it in less?) By Mr. Pink was spent in dressing.

Page 2  The Dandy from his chambers stalks, To take his morning lounge and walks, And after lounging up and down In Dandy style, through Southwark town, He crossed the water in a wherry, Walked up Size Lane to Bucklersbury, And called to see his friend Mac Carey Who sold potatoes in an area;

Page 2 The Dandy from his chambers stalks, To take his morning lounge and walks, And after lounging up and down In Dandy style, through Southwark town, He crossed the water in a wherry, Walked up Size Lane to Bucklersbury, And called to see his friend Mac Carey Who sold potatoes in an area;

Page 3  When, after some conversation About the weather and the nation, Proposed to Pink a little plan, Being a scientific man, To take a pleasant jaunt, to view The garden Botanic at Kew.

Page 3 When, after some conversation About the weather and the nation, Proposed to Pink a little plan, Being a scientific man, To take a pleasant jaunt, to view The garden Botanic at Kew.

Page 8  Then ran to help without delay, As on the ground he fainting lay, And with assistance found a place, Wherein he could his stays unlace; Escaping there the mirth and joke Of all the neighboring vulgar folk.

Page 8 Then ran to help without delay, As on the ground he fainting lay, And with assistance found a place, Wherein he could his stays unlace; Escaping there the mirth and joke Of all the neighboring vulgar folk.

Pinterest • Celosvětový katalog nápadů
Search