The Lock Step, or drilling for the Review.The merc'ry rising to near Eighty Eight / The Sun in a Vertical ray, / To practise on Lexden, expiring with heat, / We march and we Sweat all the way [...]
Pubd Augt 4th 1797 by S W Fores 50 Piccadilly. Trimmed top and bottom, with tears into image and title area. 1797 watermark. Very scarce.
Satire on military reviews, particularly the insufferable heat in which they are sometimes conducted, by a military officer and amateur artist.
Not in BM Satires.
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