A lecturer [William Kitchiner] about to address a lecture on optics with the aid of candles, a telescope and magic latern to a seated audience, he is interrupted by a Kentish hop merchant. Coloured line engraving, 1809, after G.M. Woodward.

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    The Kentish Hop Merchant & the Lecturer on Optics!! ...


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        'A lecturer [William Kitchiner] about to address a lecture on optics with the aid of candles, a telescope and magic latern to a seated audience, he is interrupted by a Kentish hop merchant. Coloured line engraving, 1809, after G.M. Woodward.' by George Moutard Woodward. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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