Punch,  11 (1846), 193.

Nothing New under the Sun

Anon

Genre:

Reportage, Spoof

Subjects:

Military Technology, Comparative Philology, Ancient Authorities


    Reports that Professor Otto von Foggenkopf, a 'Greek professor of G√∂ttingen', has claimed that the shirt which burnt Hercules to death must have been made of gun-cotton.



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