Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Lunedi Lunacy

A little late and offered without comment except to mention that J. J. Grandville attempted to publish this cartoon in 1829 as one of the final lithographs in his Les Métamorphoses du Jour. It was immediately suppressed - wonder if old J.J. was on to something?

03 July - 1844: The last pair of Great Auks is killed.

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1 comment:

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Clearly a man ahead of his time.