Punch,  45 (1863), 115–16.

Two Sea Views



Introduction, Drollery; Diary, Drollery


Health, Medical Treatment, Mathematics

    Describes his trip to the seaside (with his companion) for the benefit of his health. The author's diary of his holiday reveals how his attempt to write a 'second essay on the Binomial Theorem' was rudely interrupted by several street musicians playing simultaneously—an allusion to Charles Babbage (115).

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