King Hudson's Levée.

King Hudson's Levée. This cartoon from Punch shows the rich and powerful grovelling before George Hudson, the railway swindler whom Thomas Carlyle mocked in Hudson's Statue. From Graves, p. 66.

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Bibliography

Graves, Charles L. Mr. Punch's History of Modern England. Vol. 1 [1841-57]. London: Cassell, 1921.


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