Punch,  38 (1860), [vi].

Valuable Addition to the Aquarium

J L, pseud.  [John Leech] *


Illustration, Drollery

Relevant illustrations:



J L, pseud.  [John Leech] *


Natural History, Collecting, Gender

    Shows a room in which several sisters stand around an aquarium, while on the floor some crabs can be seen. A young boy (a brother) enters on the right holding a long stick on the end of which is stuck a 'fine specimen of cuttle-fish (Octopus vulgaris)'.

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