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History Of English Humour Vol 1

  [english | 1878]  

Alfred Guy Kingan Lestrange


Excerpts: [... the brazen refulgence.. In Hesiod's Theogony, v. 40, we read that when the Muses are singing the palace of loud-thundering Jove laughs (with delight) ...... for the Philistines. He was an exaggeration of a not very uncommon type of man, in which brute strength is joined to loose morals and whimsical ...... and appearances were represented under a great variety of forms. As the mind ...]
Genres: [humorDownloads: 231

History Of English Humour Vol 2

  [english | 1878]  

Alfred Guy Kingan Lestrange


Excerpts: [... Mice, but Pope is more prolific than any other poet in such productions. His earlier taste seems to have been for imitation, and he wrote good ...... directed against Dissenters and Republicans and in No. 9, we have a kind of Litany commencing:-. From Commonwealth, Cobblers and zealous State ...... for a man to travel-the very air was so replete with feathers.. The above is taken ...]
Genres: [humor | historyDownloads: 117