Baildon, Joseph (1727-1774)

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Baildon, Joseph
(1727-1774)

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The scene is, clearly, the Houses of Parliament; the characters, equally clearly, are our elected representatives. Here we see them engaged in pursuit of their chosen calling - i.e., trying to ensure that they are heard...

There's really no doubting what it is they're asking about. This is probably one of the more polite examples of the salacious humour which was so very, very popular...

Delightful word-play is a feature of this fitting farewell to a man who has spent his life at the forge...