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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jonah and the Whale.
 
Mr. Colbert, Professor of Astronomy in Chicago, in a chapter on “Star Grouping,” tells us that the whale referred to is the star-group “Cetus,” and that Jonah is the “Moon passing through it in three days and nights.”   1
 


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