Punch,  15 (1848), 180.

A Rival to the Great Sea Serpent



Reportage, Drollery


Monstrosities, Railways, Commerce, Controversy

    Identifies the rival to the 'Great Sea Serpent' as the lawyer's bill for 'one of the leading Railway lines', which 'lies coiled up in one of the apartments of the Company' and weighs 'four hundred thousand pounds'.

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