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We Are Not Amused IX

Collection, History

What became of Queen Victoria’s would-be assailants?

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A Rake’s Progress IV

Art, History

Tom Rakewell is saved from debtors’ prison

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We Are Not Amused VIII

History

Were any of the attacks on Queen Victoria politically motivated?

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We Are Not Amused VII

History

Overreactions by the Police Commissioner.

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A Rake’s Progress III

Art, History

Tom patronising the Rose Tavern in Covent Garden.

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Object Lesson II

Collection, History

Thanks to U3A volunteer, Peter Charles, for sharing his research on the Sports Cup.

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We Are Not Amused VI

History

How the monitoring of mail helped secure the Royal Household.

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A Rake’s Progress II

Art, History

Tom as a wealthy and well-connected “man about town”.

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