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The Stuffed Owl An Anthology of Bad Verse

D B Wyndham Lewis. Charles Lee

Published by JM Dent Oct-30
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J. M. Dent and Sons: October 1930: enlarged second edition with additional verses and subject index: grey cloth hardcover: approx. 4.75 x 7.5 inches tall: no dust jacket: eight full-page monotone cartoons from the works of Max Beerbohm: 264 pages including subject index and index of authors: decorated free endpapers. Synopsis: Described by the authors as "an anthology of bad verse" the first two chapters of the volume are composed single lines and verses by various authors or from various sources; followed by short chaptersn of poetry by Abraham Cowley (1618-67). Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle (1624-74). John Dryden (1631-1700). John Banks (1677-96). Thomas Spratt (1635-1713) John Sheffield, Duke of Buckinghamshire (1648-1721) Nahum Tate (1652-1715). Sir Richard Blackmore (d.1729). Joseph Addison (1672-1719). Isaac Watts (1674-1748). Colley Cibber (1671- 1757) . Ambrose Philips (1675-1749). John, Lord Hervey (1696-1743). John Armbrose (1709-79). Edward Young (1683- 1765). John Dyer (1700-58). William Shenstone (1714-63). Joseph Warton (1722-1800). James Grainger (1721-67). Thomas Wharton the Younger (1728-90) Edward Jerningham (1727-1812). Christopher Smart (1722-71). Oliver Goldsmith (1728-74). John Duncombe (1729-86). Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802). Thomas Chatterton (1752-70). George Crabbe (1754-1832). Robert Burns (1759-96). Robert Merry ("Della Crusca") (1755-98). Hannah Cowley (Anna Matilda) (1743-1809). Della Cruscans (1785-92). Mary Robinson (Perdita) (1758-1800). Joseph Cottle (1770-1853). Robert Southey (1774-1843). James Henry Leigh Hunt (1784-1859). Henry Kirke White (1785-1806). George Gordon, Lord Byron (1788-1824). William Wordsworth (1770 -- 1850). John Keats (1795-1821). Cornelius Whur(1782-1853). Robert Pollok (1798-1827). Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-82). Thomas Haynes Bayly (1798-1839). Elizabeth Oakes Smith (1806-93). Robert Montgomery (1807-55). Charles Mackay (1814-89). Edgar Allen Poe (1809-49). Thomas Holley Chivers (1840). Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1809-61). Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-82). T Baker (1837-57).Eliza Cook (1818-89). Samuel Carter (1848-51). Martin Farquhar Tupper (1810- 89). John Close (1816-91). Sydney Thompson Dobell (1824-74). Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton Earl of Lytton ( Owen Meredith ) (1831-91). George Eveleigh(1863). Edward Edwin Foot (1867). Adam Lindsay Gordon (1833-70). Julia Moore (1847-1920). Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809-92). Condition: some stains and wear to hardcover: corners bumped: slight separation to front endpaper hinge: overall clean and good and collectable. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 4554

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Title: The Stuffed Owl An Anthology of Bad Verse

Publisher: JM Dent Oct-30

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