Punch,  55 (1868), 4.

Additional Amusement



Announcement, Spoof


Representation, Heroism, Astronomy, Mechanics, Physics

    Announces a proposal to 'add a room full of astronomical celebrities' (implicitly to Madame Tussaud's Waxworks), including Nicholas Copernicus, Galileo Galilei, Isaac Newton, and William Herschel. Insists this will be 'a Chamber of Horrery' rather than a 'Chamber of Horrors'.

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