1. Creator/Author:
  2. Miller, Joe, (2)

Joe Miller's jests : or, The wits vade-mecum.

Other Title:
Wits vade-mecum
Authors:
Mottley, John, Miller, Joe,
Other Authors:
Mottley, John, 1692-1750.
Item ID:
71200908400687; MQ5380
Publisher:
London : Printed and sold by T. Read, 1739.
Call Number:
PN6173 .J65 1739 1; PN6173 .J65 1739 2
Physical Description:
70 p. ; 23 cm.
Topic:
English wit and humor -- Early works to 1800.
Jestbooks, English -- Early works to 1800.
Note:
Compiled by John Mottley.; "Being a collection of the most brilliant jests; the politest repartees; the most elegant bons mots, and most pleasant short stories in the English language; first carefully collected in the company, and many of them transcribed from the mouth of the facetious gentleman, whose name they bear; and now set forth and published by his lamentable friend and former companion, Elijah Jenkins, esq.; most humbly inscribed to those choice-spirits of the age, Captain Bodens, Mr. Alexander Pope, Mr. Professor Lacy, Mr. Orator Henley, and Job Baker, the kettle-drummer"--T.p.; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Book, cloth; front and back covers detached, spine missing.
OCLC Number:
ocm04117550
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets