Punch,  14 (1848), 91.

Rival Monsters



News-Commentary, Drollery


Exhibitions, Monstrosities, Government

    Discusses the exhibition of 'two monster curiosities' on the banks of the Thames: a whale and Thomas C Anstey's 'Monster' parliamentary motion. This is an allusion to Anstey's notoriously long speeches in the House of Commons.

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