Punch,  10 (1846), 107.

An Alarming Report



Reportage, Drollery


Geology, Ancient Authorities, Charlatanry, Prognostication

    Reports that a series of 'loud reports' were ascribed to John Dee's 'earthquake', an event 'payable some time back, according to the bill drawn by Dee on public credulity'.

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