Early American Almanac Humor

Early American Almanac Humor

by Robert K. Dodge
     
 

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This collection is a selection of comic items from almanacs published between 1776 and 1800. Dodge uses his smooth, astute writing style to unfold the humor in a section of American Heritage. The eight chapters are categorized by subject, including "Comic American Heroes," "The Tall Tale," and "Men, Women, Marriage, and Sex."See more details below

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This collection is a selection of comic items from almanacs published between 1776 and 1800. Dodge uses his smooth, astute writing style to unfold the humor in a section of American Heritage. The eight chapters are categorized by subject, including "Comic American Heroes," "The Tall Tale," and "Men, Women, Marriage, and Sex."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879723934
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
06/28/1987
Edition description:
1
Pages:
172
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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