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Published: 01 September 2020

304 Pages | 44 black and white figures/illustrations


ISBN: 9780198836261

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The Birth of Modern Political Satire

Romeyn de Hooghe and the Glorious Revolution

Meredith McNeill Hale

  • The first detailed study of the political satires of Romeyn de Hooghe since the nineteenth century
  • Provides a detailed examination and deep-level interpretation of individual satires via a series of case studies
  • Reveals the origins of modern political satire, in the process deconstructing the genre's dominant tropes and critical functions