This book is a member of the special collection Special Collection: The Works of Stephen Leacock (1869-1944)
|Title:||The Dry Pickwick and Other Incongruities|
|Author:||Leacock, Stephen Butler|
|Publisher:||John Lane The Bodley Head|
|Tags:||fiction, humour, Canadian wit and humour|
|Description:||THE DRY PICKWICK
RATIFICATION OF THE NEW NAVAL DISAGREEMENT
A MEDIÆVAL HOLE IN ONE
THE GREAT WAR AS RECORDED BY MR. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
IF THE GANDHI HABIT SPREADS
IN PRAISE OF THE AMERICANS
ONCE TO EVERYMAN
CONFESSIONS OF A SODA FIEND
A GUIDE TO THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC
WHY THE NEXT WAR DIDN'T HAPPEN
A, B, AND C AFTER TWENTY YEARS
BREAKFAST AT THE SMITHS'
THE PERFECT OPTIMIST
CHILDREN'S POETRY REVISED
"TUM AND PLAY DOLF"
HO FOR HAPPINESS
TENNIS AT THE SMITHS'
A BUTLER OF THE OLD SCHOOL
THE FLYING CARPET
COME AND SEE OUR TOWN
INFLATION AND DEFLATION
L'ENVOI: WHAT NEXT? [Suggest a different description.]
Author Bio for Leacock, Stephen Butler
Stephen Butler Leacock (December 30, 1869 - March 28, 1944) was a Canadian political scientist, and writer and humourist. He was extremely popular around the world, indeed, between 1915 and 1925 he was the most popular and widely read humourist in the English-speaking world.
Perhaps his most famous books were Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town and Arcadian Adventures with the Idle Rich, two of his thirty-five books of humour. He wrote twenty-eight books of non-fiction, his first was the famous Elements of Political Science.
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