Punch,  53 (1867), 164.

Entomological Finery



News-Commentary, Drollery


Entomology, Zoology, Gender, Amusement, Domestic Economy

    Discusses the latest French craze for wearing toads as fashion accessories, anticipating that other unattractive creatures—including centipedes and cockchafers—will be used for the same purposes.

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