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The compleat universal jester: or, Pocket companion for the wits. [electronic resource] : Being a choice collection of merry conceits, facetious droileries, humorous waggeries, smart repartees, pleasant jokes, bon mots, comic stories, notable puns, witty quibbles, and ridiculous bulls. To which are added, a great number of out-o'th'-way conundrums, diverting rebusses, poignant epigrams, odd and uncommon epitaphs, &c. &c. The whole calculated to divert and promote inoffensive mirth, and good company. Containing more in number, and greater variety, than any book of the kind yet published. By Ferdinando Killigrew, Esq; the world's a jest.

Author/Creator:
Killigrew, Ferdinando.
Publication:
London : Printed by H. Hart, in popping's court, Fleetstreet: and sold by C. Pakker, upper part of New Bond street; R. Blamire, corner of Craven-street in the Strand; and I. Fell, at No. 14, in Pater Noster Row, MDCCLXIX. [1769]
Format/Description:
Book
iv,156p. ; 12⁰.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 2: New editions
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Standardized Title:
Universal jester
Subjects:
English wit and humor -- 18th century.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Price in square brackets: (Price One Shilling and Sixpence, sewed.)
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T194472.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.