Punch,  27 (1854), 4.

The Prevision of Punch



News-Commentary, Drollery


Mesmerism, Spiritualism, Psychology, Mental Illness, Physiology, War

    Describing Mr Punch's 'clairvoyance' as 'natural lucidity', claims that he knew long before war broke out between England and Russia that the 'disordered intellect' of Emperor Nicholas I was caused by 'internal evils', specifically a 'bilious disorder'.

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