The Aristocratic Cabman

The Aristocratic Cabman, who "never heard of a hent wishing to ride in a 'hansom' for sixpence a mile. The thing can;t be done." by Phiz (Hablot K. Browne). 1853. From "The New Revolution in Cabs," Illustrated London News.

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Phiz (Hablot K. Browne). "The New Revolution in Cabs With Illustrations by Phiz" Illustrated London News (18 June 1853): p. 501.

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