Punch,  34 (1858), 63.

A Warning from an Observatory



News-Commentary, Drollery


Astronomy, Politics

Institutions mentioned:

Royal Observatory, Greenwich

    Noting that Emperor Napoleon III of France has compared himself to Julius Caesar, discusses George B Airy's pamphlet and map (Airy 1852) which prove that Caesar 'did not come to Dover', but is more likely to have arrived in Pevensey.

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