Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-243) and index.
Introduction: The Laughing Audience -- 1. 'The Miserable Tribe of Party Etchers' -- 2. Wit and Emblem: The Language of Political Prints -- 3. 'Struggles for Happiness': The Fashionable World -- 4. The Crowd in Caricature: 'A Picture of England'? -- 5. 'John Bull bother'd': The French Revolution and the Propaganda War of the 1790s -- Epilogue: Peterloo and the End of the Georgian Tradition in Satire.