The correct mode of riding in Rotten Row by John Leech. The caption contnues, “Gallop as hard as you can amonst the ladies. It creates a sensation!” This wood engraving originally appeared in Punch.

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Bibliography

John leech's Pictures of Life and Character from the Collecton of Mr. Punch. London: Bradbury, Agnew, & Co., 1886.


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