Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.

Six steps of marring a face, 1798.

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One response

  1. The Invisible Sage

    Ah… a pugilistic nightmare! Why boxing gloves were invented! The inscription appears to read: ‘Dedicated with respect to His Grace the Duke of Hamilton.’ One wonders about the true intention of this engraving!

    December 24, 2013 at 9:49 pm

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