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The frisky jester or, the cream of the jest, and the marrow of the tale. Consisting of a banquet of wit for the laughter-loving crew. Containing a Dish of Fun for every Palate, from the Peer to the l'easant, or from the supere Drawing-Room to the humble Cot. Finely relished and highly seasoned. Consisting of laughable stories, diverting tales, Poignant Jests, Keen Repartees, Interesting Bon Mots, Bulls a la Dublin, in the true Hibernian Taste, Luscious Double Entendres, Pointed Epigrams, Paradoxical Enigmas, Rebuses, Conundrums, &c. &c. &c. Together with curious Collection of celebrated Songs, and a great Variety of New Toasts and Sentiments. By Roger Rubyface, Esq. Common Council-Man of Port-Soaking Ward.

Title
The frisky jester [electronic resource] : or, the cream of the jest, and the marrow of the tale. Consisting of a banquet of wit for the laughter-loving crew. Containing a Dish of Fun for every Palate, from the Peer to the l'easant, or from the supere Drawing-Room to the humble Cot. Finely relished and highly seasoned. Consisting of laughable stories, diverting tales, Poignant Jests, Keen Repartees, Interesting Bon Mots, Bulls a la Dublin, in the true Hibernian Taste, Luscious Double Entendres, Pointed Epigrams, Paradoxical Enigmas, Rebuses, Conundrums, &c. &c. &c. Together with curious Collection of celebrated Songs, and a great Variety of New Toasts and Sentiments. By Roger Rubyface, Esq. Common Council-Man of Port-Soaking Ward.
Author
Rubyface, Roger.
Publication
London : printed for the propriertors, and sold by B. Cornwell, No. 198, Fleet-Street; G. Lister, No. 46, Old Bailey; and all the booksellers in town and country, [1785?]

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Description
132p.,plate; 12⁰.
Subject
English wit and humor > Early works to 1800
Genre/Form
Poems.
Note
  • Roger Rubyface is a pseudonym.
  • Braces in imprint.
  • Price from imprint: price One Shilling.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
642301873
Author
Rubyface, Roger.
Title
The frisky jester [electronic resource] : or, the cream of the jest, and the marrow of the tale. Consisting of a banquet of wit for the laughter-loving crew. Containing a Dish of Fun for every Palate, from the Peer to the l'easant, or from the supere Drawing-Room to the humble Cot. Finely relished and highly seasoned. Consisting of laughable stories, diverting tales, Poignant Jests, Keen Repartees, Interesting Bon Mots, Bulls a la Dublin, in the true Hibernian Taste, Luscious Double Entendres, Pointed Epigrams, Paradoxical Enigmas, Rebuses, Conundrums, &c. &c. &c. Together with curious Collection of celebrated Songs, and a great Variety of New Toasts and Sentiments. By Roger Rubyface, Esq. Common Council-Man of Port-Soaking Ward.
Imprint
London : printed for the propriertors, and sold by B. Cornwell, No. 198, Fleet-Street; G. Lister, No. 46, Old Bailey; and all the booksellers in town and country, [1785?]
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, T117396.
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Place of Publication
Great Britain England London.
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