Casaubon that he had once addressed a dedication to Carp
in which he had numbered that member of the animal kingdom among the viros nullo aevo perituros, a mistake which would infallibly lay the dedicator open to ridicule in the next age, and might even be chuckled over by Pike and Tench in the present.
All this naked white human flesh, laughing and shrieking, floundered about in that dirty pool like carp
stuffed into a watering can, and the suggestion of merriment in that floundering mass rendered it specially pathetic.
2] A nearly similar abnormal, but I do not know whether hereditary, structure has been observed in the carp
, and likewise in the crocodile of the Ganges: Histoire des Anomalies, par M.