Scenes on the road, or a trip to Epsom and back. Hyde Park Corner: 1838
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Scenes on the road, or a trip to Epsom and back. Hyde Park Corner. On the bottom of the image an inscrition reads: "With spirits gay I mount the box, the tits up to their traces, my elbows squared, my waist turn'd down, dash off for Epsom races; with Buxton bit, bridoon so trim, three chesnuts and a grey, well coupl'd up my leaders then, ye hip! we bowl away." Vide. Song in the musical farce, Hit or Miss. Published May 30th 1838.
1838 AD - 1838 AD