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Humour, wit, & satire of the seventeenth century

Humour, wit, & satire of the seventeenth century

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English wit and humor.,
    • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700.,
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 17th century -- Literary collections.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcollected and illustrated by John Ashton.
      GenreLiterary collections.
      ContributionsAshton, John, b. 1834, comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6175 .A68 1968b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 454 p.
      Number of Pages454
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5609820M
      LC Control Number68017398

      A Source Book of Literary and Philosophical Writings about Humour and Laughter: The Seventy-Five Essential Texts from Antiquity to Modern Times. Lewiston, Queenston, Lampeter: The Edwin Mellen Press, ISBN ; ISBN X. Description: French humour is examined in a number of contexts: literary, filmic, linguistic, propagandistic and theoretical. The fields of study vary from medieval narrative to the contemporary detective novel, via Renaissance fiction, seventeenth-century satire, nineteenth-century .

        Humour, wit, & satire of the seventeenth century () (external scan) Old times: a picture of social life at the end of the eighteenth century, collected and illustrated from the satirical and other sketches of the day () (external scan) Eighteenth century waifs () (external scan).   Eighteenth century Britain thought of itself as a polite, sentimental, enlightened place, but often its literature belied this self-image. This was an age of satire, and the century's novels, poems, plays, and prints resound with mockery and laughter, with cruelty and : Paddy Bullard.

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Humour, Wit, & Satire of the Seventeenth Century Alternate Title: Humour, Wit, and Satire of the 17th Century Language: English: LoC Class: PN: Language and Literatures: Literature: General, Criticism, Collections: Subject: English wit and humor Subject: English literature -- Early modern, Subject: Great Britain -- Civilization.

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The book is about Humour, Wit, & Satire of the Seventeenth Century. “Party like it’s ” was added by me. The word satire derives from satura, and its origin was not influenced by the Greek mythological figure of the satyr. In the 17th century, philologist Isaac Casaubon was the first to dispute the etymology of satire from satyr, contrary to the belief up to that time.

Humour. The rules of satire are such that it must do more than make you laugh. "Bibliographical reference to the sources whence this book was compiled" p. Title in red and of access: Internet Topics: English wit and humor.

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by John Ashton multiple formats at page images at HathiTrust. Author of Chap-books of the eighteenth century, Humour, wit, & satire of the seventeenth century, English caricature and satire on Napoleon I, The history of gambling in England, Social England under the regency, Social life in the reign of Queen Anne, Old times, The devil in Britain and AmericaWritten works: Chap-Books of the Eighteenth Century, Real Sailor Songs.

After sparse beginnings in seventeenth-century England, novels grew exponentially in production by the eighteenth century and in the nineteenth century became the primary form of popular entertainment.

There is in the book much brilliant comedy and much interesting satire on human nature. The wit and humour are all the more enjoyable.Don Quixote’s initial reception in the Seventeenth Century was as a work of humour; Cervantes’ ability to reflect and imitate reality through the ironic juxtaposition of his two main characters played a focal role in both driving the plot and attracting the attention of his readers in the Golden Age.Humour, wit, & satire of the seventeenth century / By b.

John Ashton. Abstract "Some of the tunes noted in this book": p. []Mode of access: Internet English wit and humor. Publisher: London: Chatto and Windus, Year: OAI identifier: oai::MIU Provided by: Author: b.

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