Punch, 20 (1851), 191.
The Rotation of the Earth
Astronomy, Geology, Mechanics
Claims evidence for the rotation of the earth which, dismissing such technical questions such as 'latitude or longitude', is based on his observation of a ceiling after drinking 'brandy-and-water'.
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