Sergeant Bell and his Raree-show
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'Embellished with wood cuts, by Cruikshanks, Thompson, Williams, etc.' The showman gives his patter as he shows his exhibitions: Queen Victoria's visit to the City of London, 1837, the Lord Mayor's show, the Field of the Cloth of Gold, a caravan in the desert, Bonaparte's Battle of the Pyramids, Vesuvius erupting, a bull fight, a stoppage in Cheapside, the Spanish Armada, the Zoo, storm at sea, the Epping Hunt, Niagara Falls, the London Post Office, mail coaches setting off from the Post Office, an elephant hunt,death of Captain Cook, Mont Blanc, the Great Temple of Carnac, the Battle of Hastings, the Serpentine, the Battle of Waterloo, the field of battle, the Siege of Antwerp, Goodrich Court, the Royal Observatory, the National Gallery of Practical Science, Manchester and Liverpool Railway, a giraffe hunt, catching a whale, the grotto of Antiparos, the mutiny on the Bounty, the Fire of London, an alligator hunt, ascent of a balloon, Bartholomew Fair, an English farm house, Greenwich Hospital, a Kangaroo hunt, the ruins of Stonehenge, Chelsea Hospital, Westminster Abbey. Page number(s) as given: pp.230-232.