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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Burlesque (Literature),
  • Parody,
  • Parody. 0 -- English literature -- History and criticism

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR931 .K5 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 387 p.
Number of Pages387
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23760309M

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  Satire is a genre of literature, and a few times performance and graphics arts. If this sounds great! You should take this quiz and test your knowledge on this genre/5. The best piece in the book is a parody of Gray's Elegy in a Country Churchyard, adapted to another place of repose for what is left of the dead" Parodies and other Burlesque Pieces by George Canning, George Ellis, and John Hookham Frere () Title The dragon of Wantley: a burlesque opera, in three acts Contributor Names Carey, Henry, ca. When the parodies are clever, a decent anthology of them constitutes a kind of through-the-looking-glass survey of English literature. “The Oxford Book Author: Louis Menand.