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A treasury of satire

by Edgar Johnson

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antologia (literatura),
  • Satire

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edgar Johnson, including the world"s greatest satirists, comic and tragic, from antiquity to the present time, selected and edited, with critical and historical backgrounds, and an introduction on the nature and value of satire
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.S2 J6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 770 p., 1 ℓ.
    Number of Pages770
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24733862M
    LC Control Number45007564
    OCLC/WorldCa338406

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Author of biographies of Charles Dickens and Sir Walter Scott. Professor Johnson wrote seven other books, including two novels and a anthology, "A Treasury of Satire." Husband of Eleanor Kraus, who co-wrote with him "The Dickens Theatrical Reader." He died at the age of /5. A Treasury of Satire (German) Hardcover – January 1, by Edgar Johnson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Edgar Johnson.

A treasury of satire, including the world's greatest satirists, comic and tragic, from antiquity to the present time Hardcover – January 1, by Edgar Johnson (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating4/5(1). A treasury of satire by Edgar Johnson,Simon and Schuster edition, in EnglishCited by:   What satire is -- How satire works -- Why satire is important -- The fox and the grapes -- The ox and the frog -- The wolf and the lamb -- The town mouse and the country mouse -- The frogs -- Four satiric epigrams -- Book I, Ode 5: He thanks heaven that he has gotten past the nonsense of love -- Book I, Ode Not altogether kindly, He reminds Lydia that young men are passing her by -- Book Pages: This is a lot for the money.

Not only are the editor's contributions — critical, biographical and by way of definition — stimulating and provocative reading, but the scope of his selection, the generous abundance of his material makes this a veritable library of satire (and good entertainment).

From Aristophanes to the present time, through Aesop, Greek comedy, Rabelais, Don Quixote. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Johnson, ioned: ble. A treasury of satire / by Edgar Johnson, including the world's greatest satirists, comic and tragic, from antiquity to the present time, selected and edited, with critical and historical backgrounds, and an introduction on the nature and value of satire Simon and Schuster New York Australian/Harvard Citation.

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You guessed it. Satire (noun) — the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people’s stupidity or vices. Satire is arguably one of the most entertaining creative forms to.

Books in the satire genre. In satire, vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement. Although satire is usually meant to be humorous, its greater purpose is often constructive social criticism, using wit to draw.

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Although satire is usually meant to be humorous, its greater purpose is often constructive social criticism. Woods' first Treasury was published inthe second inand like its predecessors, this covers a wide range of the front parlor familiar -- from 19th century vibratos of sentiment (""'Member the hill, Darling Nellie."".

Professor Johnson wrote seven other books, including two novels and a anthology, "A Treasury of Satire," which prompted Charles Poore to suggest in The New York Times that he "could probably. The Golden Book of Poems for the Very Young, Golden Press, The Golden Treasury of Animal Stories and Poems, Golden Press, Treasury of Great Humor: Including Wit, Whimsy and Satire from the Remote Past to the Present, McGraw, Fifty Modern American and British Poets,McKay.

Satires, collection of 16 satiric poems published at intervals in five separate books by Juvenal. Book One, containing Satires 1–5, was issued c.

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VG; MORE THAN PAGES. OVER 40 AUTHORS' CONTRIBUTONS INCLUDING 2 COMPLETE NOVELS, SATIRE, VERSE, PARODY, ETC. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bishop, Morris, Treasury of British humor. New York, Coward-McCann, inc.

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