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Friday, January 26, 2007

 

Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you on the Cat Organ - Lady of Spain


This was an invention of one Athanasius Kircher. Kircher was a 17th century German Jesuit scholar. He was a Renaissance man, a polygot if there ever was.

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2 Comments:

Blogger Kim said...

Ugh! What a nut! I hope an army of angry cats drove spikes into Kircher's rear end at some point in his life! Meow indeed!

1:35 PM  
Blogger Gina said...

Mind you, I'm not saying this is the right use for cats, but I can see where Monty Python got the idea for the Mouse Organ.

12:17 PM  

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