Punch,  50 (1866), 59.

Punch's Table-Talk  [16/16]



Serial, Notes, Drollery


Geology, Vulcanology, Heat, Railways, Transport

    Includes an author's thoughts on the origin of volcanic activity and his remarks to Alexander von Humboldt concerning the problem of explaining such activity in terms of the 'penetration of water into the volcanic focus'. Also includes remarks on the consequences of a new underground railway scheme.

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