Punch,  43 (1862), 195.

The Height of Six Miles' Experience



Reportage, Spoof


Meteorology, Aeronautics, Scientific Practitioners, Measurement

    Claims that James Glaisher did not know that 'some men could look smaller than they actually are' when viewed from a balloon.

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