Punch, 41 (1861), 160–61.
Mr Punch on Some Popular Delusions Touching Travellers British and Foreign
Regular Feature, Travelogue, Spoof
Animal Behaviour, Human Species
Insists that 'British travellers—male and female—include specimens both of the Guy and the Gorilla' (a reference to Paul B Du Chaillu's controversial claims regarding the aggressive nature of gorillas) and accordingly protests against attacks on his compatriots' uncivil behaviour towards foreigners (160).
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