"Preface - de omnibus rebus et quibusdam aliis."

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Creator

George Cruikshank

Title

"Preface - de omnibus rebus et quibusdam aliis."

Publisher

Tilt and Bogue, Fleet Street

Date

1842

Coverage

London

Description

First issued in nine monthly parts from May 1841 through January 1842, Omnibus lasted less than a year despite its many amusing drawings.

Having refused the entreaties of Punch’s editor, Mark Lemon, to join the new magazine, Cruikshank started his own.

Source

Source: George Cruikshank’s Omnibus. Illustrated with One Hundred Engravings on Steel and WoodEdited by Laman Blanchard, Esq.

Relation

From the collection of Josephine Lea Iselin.