Punch Volume 122

Punch Volume 122

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ... Youth (hesitatingly, being fearful of breaking the parental heart). Well, Mother, I 've volunteered. Ve 're off to the Front next week. Spartan Mother. How many shirts will_ you want, my boy? 241 THE BOER "GENERAL'S" LAY. "A South African Colonis " writes to the P..0. of March 21, saying that a Boer maidservant at Pretoris gave notice to her mistress in order that she might go to 0. Concentration Camp, alleging that she "did not see why she should work for a living when in such a camp she would I be well looked after and have nothing to do but, Their spouses. The did not paint mild daubs to vex T e souls of Claudes and Titians, Nor fill their own chaste vestal ex--hibitions Because they needs must write a yarn O t. With " still-life studies "--pears and I sonne plums, Within their sweet domestic pale And gra s, and endless posies No culprits were descried who Would write a mediocre tale--Of lilies, w to chiysanthemums ' As I do. And roses. SIMON ns Monrroar, I think, 3ou, 1, _ resembled NOLL more closely, HA! HA!" making allowance for S1MoN's ineradicable aristocracy. " Noblesse oblige." (Test 1nagnifique----et c'est la guerre! In other words, "Tod ers's can do it when it likes." Briefly, Hamlet, the new p ay produced last night at the Globe Theatre, is superb. Snaxsrsaaa has done many thin s in his time but never anything more aeduisant than tiis. Autre ' temps, autres maeurs! And the modern manner bids farewell to the noisy declamations of Mr. Msmnwa and his school. Eheu fugaces! Tambourlaine is no more; voila the new regime. In Hamlet, which was admirably staged by Mr. BURBAGE, we have what is known in the jargon of the...show more

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  • Paperback | 228 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 413g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236880668
  • 9781236880666