Size, Age, Diet, AT&T, Cats

The Size Of Things

Colin Morris | 30th October 2017

A review of comparisons used by writers down the years to indicate size. The “size of a pea” is consistently “the number one size comparison” from 1800 to present day. Pigeon eggs were “an astonishingly common benchmark for comparisons in the 19th century”, but fell out of favour at the century’s end.  C…

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