Studies of Animal Life [2/3]
D M *
Illustration, Drollery, Serial
D M *
Animal Behaviour, Domestic Economy, Language
Shows a husband and wife in bed, both of whom have been woken by a mouse. The husband attempts to kill the mouse that appears to have run onto the bedclothes. The caption states that the mouse is also known as 'Ridiculus mus'.
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