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English jests and anecdotes

collected from various sources

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Published by William Peterson in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English wit and humor,
  • Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNuggets for travellers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6175 .E5 1880z
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24773723M
    OCLC/WorldCa15681168

    The General note in the ESTC entry for the edition repeats a claim made in the Folger Shakespeare Library catalogue that the ”Jests” are “More or less fictitious anecdotes, many of them far older than Tarlton, who probably was in no way responsible for the work” (English Short Title Catalogue), It would be helpful to discover which. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Chambers, Robert, Scottish jests and anecdotes. Edinburgh: W. Paterson, [?].

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Patriotic Miscellany Being a Collection of Interesting Papers, Jests, Anecdotes, Epigrams, with a Succi by John Wilkes (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The Scotch haggis: consisting of anecdotes, jests, curious and rare articles of literature: with a collection of epitaphs and inscriptions, original and selected. (Edinburgh: D. Webster, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Scottish jests and anecdotes. To which are added, A selection of choice English and Irish jests.

    Define anecdotes. anecdotes synonyms, anecdotes pronunciation, anecdotes translation, English dictionary definition of anecdotes. a brief story relating an interesting or amusing event: His anecdote was very funny. In a man by the name of John Mot-tley put together a book of jests and called it Joe Miller’s Jest-Book, after the name. Anecdotes Base de datos de todas episodio Anecdotes Estos datos libro es el mejor ranking. EPUB, libros electrónicos EBOOK, Adobe PDF, versión Moblile, ordenador portátil, teléfono inteligente es compatible con todas las herramientas que ♡ Anecdotes visitado hoy en ♡ certificado y suministrado tienen el potencial de aumentar sus conocimientos al leer diligentemente.


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Publication date Topics English wit and humor, Anecdotes PublisherPages: The Jest Book The Choicest Anecdotes and Sayings. present you this wonderfully illustrated edition. The Compiler of this new Jest Book is desirous to make known that it is composed mainly of old jokes, - some older than Joe Miller himself, - with a liberal sprinkling of new jests gathered from books and hearsay/5.

Jest book. Jest books (or Jestbooks) are collections of jokes and humorous anecdotes in book form - a literary genre which reached its greatest importance in the early modern period. The Compiler of this new Jest Book is desirous to make known that it is composed mainly of old jokes,-some older than Joe Miller himself,-with a liberal sprinkling of new jests gathered from books and hearsay.

In the course of his researches he has been surprised to find how many Jests, Impromptus, and Repartees have passed current, century after century, until their original utterer is lost. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: English jests and anecdotes.

Edinburgh: William Peterson, [date of publication not identified].European anecdotes and jests / edited by Kurt Ranke ; English translation of the original texts and editorial matter by Timothy Buck Rosenkilde and Bagger Copenhagen Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Scottish ^^, Jestsand en Anecdotese5 Collectedby ROBERTCHAMBERS WILLIAMPATERSON 14ClydeStreet,Edinburgh. Books & Reference › English Jests and Anecdotes. Developer. The Jest Book - The Choicest Anecdotes and Sayings: The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Jest Book, by Mark Lemon This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

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The title of Shakespeare's Jest Book has been given to two quite different early Tudor period collections of humorous anecdotes, published within a few years of each other.

The first was The Hundred Merry Tales, the only surviving complete edition of which was published in   Weird Tales -- English anonymous edited, possibly by William Paterson () In the s, London publisher William Paterson issued a series of books known as Nuggets for were at least eighteen volumes in the series: four in the Tit Bits of Humour series (English, Irish, Scottish, and American), three in the Jests and Anecdotes series (Irish, Scottish, and Author: Jerry House.

Scottish Jests and Anecdotes Collected by Robert Chambers () (pdf) The Funny Story and Humorous Jest Book (pdf) The Popular Superstitions and Festive Amusements of the Highlanders of Scotland By W.

Grant Stewart () (pdf) The New Scrap-Book A Selection of choice Bon Mots (pdf) The Scrap Book. Jestbooks were made up of folk content and collected together jokes or humorous anecdotes. The title page declares that this book is ‘Full of honest Mirth and is a fit Medicine for Melancholy’.

Robin Good-Fellow, his mad prankes and merry jests was first published in and is shown here in its second edition of (both editions are. Joe Miller s complete jest book: being a collection of the most excellent bon mots, brilliant jests, and striking anecdotes in the English language.

by Joe Miller. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Anecdotes and Traditions, Illustrative of Early English History and Literature (London: Printed for the Camden Society by J.

B. Nichols and son, ), ed. by William John Thoms, contrib. by Nicholas L'Estrange, John Aubrey, and John Collet (page images at HathiTrust).Scottish Jests and Anecdotes: To Which Are Added a Selection of English and Irish Jests, 2nd edition.

Edinburgh: William Tait, Edinburgh: William Tait, Chambers, Robert.Scottish jests and anecdotes. To which are added, A selection of choice English and Irish jests.

By ed. Robert Chambers. Abstract. Book-plate: Hardy Bertram part of date (MDCCCXXX[II?] on t.-p. erased. English wit and humor, Author: #N# ed. Robert Chambers.