Punch,  44 (1863), [ii].

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Author of What will he do with a Strange Story


Regular Feature, Extract, Spoof


Monstrosities, Mesmerism, Magnetism

    Alluding to Lytton 1862, the first extract describes the narrator's encounter with a 'monstrous Snake' to which he was drawn by 'Magnetic fascination'. In the second extract the narrator complains of the way in which firemen leave their pipes 'to trip up gentlemen'.

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