Punch,  9 (1845), 35.

Reasons Why I Shall not Send my Son, Gustavus Frederic, to Trinity College, Cambridge

Mr Punch, pseud.  [William M Thackeray] *


Essay, Drollery


Universities, Education, Status, Class

    Attacks William Whewell, the Master of Trinity College, Cambridge, for not allowing undergraduates to 'sit down before him'. Feels ashamed of a gentleman standing before somebody who has 'written a Bridgewater treatise'

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