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Wit, humor, pathos and parodies

by William De Vere

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Published by Excelsior Pub. House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American wit and humor.,
  • Parodies.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William De Vere.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6161 .D437
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p. ;
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6541215M
    LC Control Number12006175
    OCLC/WorldCa8909112

    Its taste, its wit, its pathos, its humor, are unmatchable; and it contains some of the best songs of a particular kind ever written -- songs rivalled only by Peacock's best of the same sort. In was published, by Bradbury and Evans, the first of twenty-four numbers of Vanity Fair, the work which first placed Thackeray in his proper Born: Origins. According to Aristotle (Poetics, ii. 5), Hegemon of Thasos was the inventor of a kind of parody; by slightly altering the wording in well-known poems he transformed the sublime into the ridiculous. In ancient Greek literature, a parodia was a narrative poem imitating the style and prosody of epics "but treating light, satirical or mock-heroic subjects".

    'The Oxford Book of Parodies' Edited by John Gross. Aug. 27, pm ET Introduction. A parody is an imitation which exaggerates the characteristics of a work or a style for comic effect. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more.

    Read "The Wit and Humor of America Volume 7" by Marshall P. Wilder available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in , this large collection includes short Brand: B&R Samizdat Express. #autobiographyandmemoir; #humor; Book Review. Jay Rayner's Last Supper. by Rachel Jagareski. Look forward to gorging on wit, food history, and strong opinions in Jay Rayner’s Last Supper, an entertaining, bon mots-studded consideration of the feast that the British .


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The Wit and Humor of America contains poems, letters, articles, chapters from books, limericks, short sketches and plays. It was published in It was published in Some of the themes and jokes seem dated, and politically incorrect but the essential fun is undeniable and this book makes a nice read for the times when you have a couple 3/5(1).

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This page was last updated: May Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. See each listing for international shipping options and costs. About this Item: George W. Jacobs & Co, Philadelphia, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good.

1st Edition. Dark binding with gilt title and decoration on front, gilt title on spine with slight shelf wear and tiny chips top and bottom, some scuffing, corners crimped, PON FEP, moderate toning, end papers separating but still a nice and amusing little volume for its age.

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Granted, that a commercial in advertising can be understood as an “argument” for something; but it is a an attempt to per. Laughing Matters: Five Funny Books With Substance Who says humor books can't be serious. Critic Heller McAlpin recommends some light but not weightless reads on.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Parodies & Spoofs Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Humor can be used in many different ways to persuade somebody to believe, act or think in a certain way.

It is often used to "lighten the mood" during a particularly dark literary moment or can even be used sarcastically to make a point, such as a politican might do. As a seasoned entertainer, Packie sang humorous parodies, could play four tin whistles at a time, feign pathos, and tell very tall tales.

The ingestion of white powder, whatever the regrets, pathos and even the wit of the ingester, is not of itself a fictionally involving action. "This 'Nosegay of Contemporary Wit' contains contributions in prose and verse by sixty-five authors" RG4 Very good orange cloth. Gilt titles.

Slight wear, soiling, fading to spine. (), 12mo, xiii, pp. Temple Press 16 page advertising catalog of volumes bound in. Catalog dated March Book Code (N ) 3/2//N Seymour. I think there are some overlapping elements and certain things that set the two apart. To me, wit involves a very quick and clever mental sharpness; being able to see a situation in a unique way and instinctively being able to respond with a rele.To show you what we came up with and make the titles seem more authentic, we redesigned their book covers using the original s classic Penguin book cover designs.

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