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Lectures on the English comic writers

Print Book, English, 1845
3rd London ed View all formats and editions
Wiley and Putnam, New York, 1845
Criticism, interpretation, etc
222 pages ; 19 cm
I. Introductory. On wit and humour
II. On Shakspeare and Ben Jonson
III. On Cowley, Butler, Suckling, Etherege, &c
IV. On Wycherley, Congreve, Vanbrugh, and Farquhar
V. On the periodical essayists
VI. On the English novelists
VII. On the works of Hogarth
VIII. On the comic writers of the last century