Comic Annual,  3 (1832), back cover.

Laughing Gas

[Thomas Hood]


Illustration, Drollery

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[Thomas Hood]


Chemistry, Technology, Display

    Depicts a flask with a smiling face, sitting on a table, with a flame rising from it towards a street lamp, also with a smiling face. Smiling lamplighters stand on ladders, one on either side of the lamp, while a beaming audience looks on.

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