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The Merry Tales of the Three Wise Men of Gotham

by Paulding, James Kirke

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Short Stories (single author)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9432562M
    ISBN 101419172654
    ISBN 109781419172656

    In the reign of Henry VIII around the year an amusing collection of stories was published under the title of The merry tales of the mad men of Gotham by the mysterious ‘A.B. of Phisicke Doctor’. With subsequent editions, the word ‘mad’ was changed for ‘wise’ . read them passages from a book that had just come into his hands, The Merry Tales of the Three Wise Men of Gotham.1 James Kirke Paulding, satirist extraordinary, de fender and protector of the American name and faith, had scored another contemporary success. The Merry Tales, like its predecessors, The Diverting History of John Bull and.

      Author of A life of Washington, The lay of the Scottish fiddle, The Dutchman's fireside, The book of Saint Nicholas, Slavery in the United States, Letters from the South, The Merry Tales of the Three Wise Men of Gotham, The merry tales of the three wise men of Gotham. "Three Wise Men of Gotham" is a short story by L. Frank Baum. It is one of the tales in his collection Mother Goose in Prose. Summary In the city of Gotham there were two elderly men who were reputed to possess great wisdom. One of them, nicknamed Socrates, lived by the north gate; he had a bald head and a long white beard, and dressed in a black robe; he walked the streets with a stately.

    Shakespeare Jest-books: Merie tales of the mad men of Gotham. XII mery jests of the Wydow Edyth. Pasquils jests with Mother Bunches merriments. The pleasant conceits of Old Hobson. Cerayne conceyts and jeasts. Taylors wit and mirth. Conceits, clinches, flashes and whimzies. The MERRY TALES of the Wife Men of Gotham (Chap book facsimile) [Unknown, Richard Abel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This group of Tales is a selection from a large body of traditional stories turning on the absurdly stupid behavior of the villagers of Gotham.


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