Punch,  30 (1856), 144.

Discomfiture of Old Mr J—n—s, who, on Visiting a Private Collection, Mistakes 'Peter', the Great Horned Owl, for a Stuffed Cat



Illustration, Drollery

Relevant illustrations:



Menageries, Collecting, Ornithology, Natural History

    Shows a room full of stuffed animals and a man being attacked by an owl chained to a perch.

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