"Hear and improve," he pertly cries: "I come to make all nations wise."

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TITLE INFORMATION
Title"Hear and improve," he pertly cries: "I come to make all nations wise."
IDENTIFIERS
Legacy IdentifierPaine 75 G76h, APSdigobj3201
ASSOCIATED NAMES
creatorGrainger, W., 1786 - 1809
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractPaine, a pair of stays under his arm and in ragged clothing, shows his Rights of Man to a group of apes.
NoteGeorge: 8295, Gimbel: 247 Versions of this engraving appear on the title page in later editions of the scurrilous "The life of Thomas Pain, the author of Rights of man with a defence of his writings", first published by George Chalmers as Francis Oldys in London, 1791.
LanguageEnglish (eng)
Subject (lcsh) Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809
Subject (lcsh)Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809. Rights of man
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
TypeStillImage
GenrePolitical Cartoons
Formatintaglio
Formatintaglio
ExtentH 9.5 cm, W 13.9 cm
Digital Originreformatted digital
Reformatting Qualitypreservation
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issuedcirca 1793
Date Modified2014-10-30
PlaceEngland
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleColonel Richard Gimbel Collection of Thomas Paine Papers
Call NumberMss.B.P165
URLhttp://amphilsoc.org/collections/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.P165-ead.xml
ACCESS INFORMATION
UseCopyright American Philosophical Society. For reproduction and permission information, see http://www.amphilsoc.org/library/rights.htm

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