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Winsome Winnie and other New Nonsense Novels

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This book is a member of the special collection Special Collection: The Works of Stephen Leacock (1869-1944)

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Title:Winsome Winnie and other New Nonsense Novels
Author:
Leacock, Stephen Butler   
(58 of 59 for author by title)
“Q”: A Farce in One Act
While There is Time: The Case Against Social Catastrophe
Published:   1920
Publisher:John Lane, The Bodley Head
Tags:Canadiana, fiction, humour, short stories, Canadian wit and humour
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I. WINSOME WINNIE; OR, TRIAL AND TEMPTATION

I. Thrown on the World

II. A Rencounter

III. Friends in Distress

IV. A Gambling Party in St. James's Close

V. The Abduction

VI. The Unknown

VII. The Proposal

VIII. Wedded at Last

II. JOHN AND I; OR, HOW I NEARLY LOST MY HUSBAND

III. THE SPLIT IN THE CABINET; OR, THE FATE OF ENGLAND

IV. WHO DO YOU THINK DID IT? OR, THE MIXED-UP MURDER MYSTERY

I. He Dined with Me Last Night

II. I must save her Life

III. I must buy a Book on Billiards

IV. That is not Billiard Chalk

V. Has anybody here seen Kelly?

VI. Show me the Man who wore those Boots

VII. Oh, Mr. Kent, save me!

VIII. You are Peter Kelly

IX. Let me tell you the Story of my Life

X. So do I

V. BROKEN BARRIERS; OR, RED LOVE ON A BLUE ISLAND

VI. THE KIDNAPPED PLUMBER: A TALE OF THE NEW TIME

VII. THE BLUE AND THE GREY: A PRE-WAR WAR STORY

VIII. BUGGAM GRANGE: A GOOD OLD GHOST STORY [Suggest a different description.]

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Author Bio for Leacock, Stephen Butler

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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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