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The comic songster, or laughing companion: a collection of humourous, droll, laughable Ludicrous, Funny, Comic, Imitative, Entertaining. songs, compiled to raise mirth, being a genuine collection of such as are sung at the bucks, masons, albions, True Britons, Sons of Thespis, Beef Steak Clubs, True Blues, Sons of Comus, Anacreontics, Theatrical Geniusses. By their sons of humour Moody, Edwin, Wilson, Parsons, Edwin, Quick, Wilson, Bannister, &c. Many of which are Óriginals, and never before published. The whole compiled to promote Harmony and good Fellowship, to enliven the Heart, and raise a Laugh.

Title
The comic songster, [electronic resource] : or laughing companion: a collection of humourous, droll, laughable Ludicrous, Funny, Comic, Imitative, Entertaining. songs, compiled to raise mirth, being a genuine collection of such as are sung at the bucks, masons, albions, True Britons, Sons of Thespis, Beef Steak Clubs, True Blues, Sons of Comus, Anacreontics, Theatrical Geniusses. By their sons of humour Moody, Edwin, Wilson, Parsons, Edwin, Quick, Wilson, Bannister, &c. Many of which are Óriginals, and never before published. The whole compiled to promote Harmony and good Fellowship, to enliven the Heart, and raise a Laugh.
Publication
London : printed for W. Lane, Leadenhall-Street, MDCCLXXXIX. [1789]
Electronic Resource
Full text online available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL

Details

Description
172,[8]p.,plate; 12⁰.
Subject
Note
  • With four final index leaves.
  • Vertical chain lines.
  • Braces in imprint.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
642345897
Title
The comic songster, [electronic resource] : or laughing companion: a collection of humourous, droll, laughable Ludicrous, Funny, Comic, Imitative, Entertaining. songs, compiled to raise mirth, being a genuine collection of such as are sung at the bucks, masons, albions, True Britons, Sons of Thespis, Beef Steak Clubs, True Blues, Sons of Comus, Anacreontics, Theatrical Geniusses. By their sons of humour Moody, Edwin, Wilson, Parsons, Edwin, Quick, Wilson, Bannister, &c. Many of which are Óriginals, and never before published. The whole compiled to promote Harmony and good Fellowship, to enliven the Heart, and raise a Laugh.
Imprint
London : printed for W. Lane, Leadenhall-Street, MDCCLXXXIX. [1789]
Edition
The fourth edition.
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, T125142.
Connect to:
Place of Publication
Great Britain England London.
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