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The Oxford book of comic verse, edited by John Gross

Label
The Oxford book of comic verse
Title
The Oxford book of comic verse
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Gross
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on a wide range of verse forms such as epigrams, street ballads, classical poetry, Augustan satire, and advertising jingles
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1195.H8
LC item number
O88 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gross, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humorous poetry, English
  • Humorous poetry, American
  • Humorous poetry, American
  • Humorous poetry, English
  • Humor (grappigheden)
  • Poésie humoristique anglaise
  • Poésie humoristique américaine
Label
The Oxford book of comic verse, edited by John Gross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-485) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Authors included: Geoffrey Chaucer -- John Skelton -- Robert Wisdome -- John Lyly -- Sir John Harington -- William Shakespeare -- John Davies of Hereford -- Sir John Davies -- Samuel Rowlands -- Ben Jonson -- Richard, Bishop Corbet -- Samuel Butler -- Charles Cotton -- John Dryden -- Thomas Flatman -- Sir Charles Sedley -- John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester -- Tom Brown -- Matthew Prior -- Ned Ward -- Jonathan Swift -- William Congreve -- George Farquhar -- John Gay -- Henry Carey -- Alexander Pope -- John Byrom -- Matthew Green -- George Farewell -- Sir Charles Hanbury Williams -- Samuel Johnson -- John Banks -- Thomas Gray -- James Cawthorn -- John Cunningham -- Oliver Goldsmith -- Isaac Bickerstaffe -- John Wolcot (Peter Pindar) -- Richard Brinsley Sheridan -- William Blake -- Robert Burns -- Catherine Fanshawe -- Richard Alfred Millikin -- John Hookham Frer -- George Canning
  • Sydney Smith -- Charles Lamb -- Walter Savage Landor -- Thomas Moore -- William Hone -- Jane Taylor -- Thomas Love Peacock -- George Gordon, Lord Byron -- R.H. Barham -- John Keats -- J.R. Planche -- Thomas Haynes Bayly -- Thomas Hood -- W.M. Praed -- James Clarence Mangan -- Benjamin Hall Kennedy -- Charles Lever -- Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- Oliver Wendell Holmes -- William Makepeace Thackeray -- Robert Browning -- Edward Lear -- Bon Gaultier -- Arthur Hugh Clough -- James Russell Lowell -- Frederick Locker-Lampson -- Thorold Rogers -- C.G. Leland -- Mortimer Collins -- Dante Gabriel Rossetti -- Emily Dickinson -- C.S. Calverley -- Lewis Carroll -- Harry Clifton -- George A. Strong -- George Du Maurier -- W.S. Gilbert -- Bret Harte -- Thomas Hardy -- Max Adeler -- Eugene Ware -- Godfrey Turner -- George R. Sims -- Robert Louis Stevenson -- Samuel C. Bushnell -- Percy French
  • J.K. Stephen -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- J.W. Mackail -- A.E. Housman -- Edgar Bateman -- Sir Walter Raleigh -- Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch -- Ernest Lawrence Thayer -- Oliver Herford -- Rudyard Kipling -- Gelett Burgess -- George Ade -- E.G. Murphy (Dryblower) -- Charles Inge -- Hilaire Belloc -- A.H. Sidgwick -- J.M. Synge -- Arthur Guiterman -- Sir Max Beerbohm -- Walter de la Mare -- G.K. Chesterton -- Robert Frost -- Don Marquis -- Harry Graham -- Clarence Day -- Robert W. Service -- E.C. Bentley -- T.W. Connor -- R.P. Weston -- E.V. Knox -- P.G. Wodehouse -- Franklin P. Adams -- William Hargreaves -- Billy Merson -- James Joyce -- A.A. Milne -- Clement Attlee -- J.C. Squire -- Keith Preston -- D.H. Lawrence -- Ezra Pound -- W.N. Ewer -- Humbert Wolfe -- Maurice Hare -- Rupert Brooke -- Gus Kahn -- Edith Sitwell -- T.S. Eliot -- Ronald Knox -- Irving Berlin
  • Conrad Aiken -- Dion Titherage -- Stanley Holloway -- Samuel Hoffenstein -- Cole Porter -- Morris Bishop -- J.B. Morton -- Dorothy Parker -- Gerald Bullett -- Philip Heseltine -- E.E. Cummings -- Aldous Huxley -- Robert Graves -- Edmund Wilson -- Lorenz Hart -- L.A.G. Strong -- Ira Gershwin -- Sagittarius (Olga Katzin) -- David McCord -- C.S. Lewis -- W.C. Sellar -- Noel Coward -- Joseph Moncure March -- Ogden Nash -- Roy Campbell -- Langston Hughes -- Stevies Smith -- Evelyn Waugh -- William Plomer -- Cyril Connolly -- Dorothy Fields -- Phyllis McGinley -- John Betjeman -- Luis d'Antin Van Rooten -- William Empson -- John Sparrow -- W.H. Auden -- Louise MacNeice -- Nicholas Bentley -- A.D. Hope -- Patrick Barrington -- Theodore Roethke -- Robert Garioch (Robert Sutherland) -- Malcolm Lowry -- Johnny Mercer -- W.R. Rodgers -- Joyce Grenfell -- Peter De Vries
  • Richard Usborne -- Stanley J. Sharpless -- Paul Dehn -- Roy Fuller -- Virginia Graham -- Lawrence Durrell -- Michael Burn -- Dyland Thomas -- John Berryman -- R.P. Lister -- Henry Reed -- Harry Hearson -- Gavin Ewart -- Robert Conquest -- John Heath-Stubbs -- Martin Bell -- Louise Bennett -- William Cole -- Alexander Scott -- Howard Nemerov -- Edwin Morgan -- D.J. Enright -- Richard Wilbur -- Philip Larkin -- Howard Moss -- Kingsley Amis -- Vernon Scannell -- Lord Beginner (Egbert Moore) -- Anthony Butts -- Allan M. Laing -- Justin Richardson -- Michael Flanders -- Anthony Hecht -- Louis Simpson -- Edward Field -- Vincent Buckley -- Kenneth Koch -- A.R. Ammons -- Nissim Ezekiel -- Edward Gorey -- Tom Lehrer -- Donald Hall -- Bruce Beaver -- X.J. Kennedy -- Ray Mathew -- Connie Bensley -- Peter Porter -- John Hollander -- U.A. Fanthorpe -- Anthony Thwaite -- Bruce Dawe
  • R.J.P. Hewison -- Gerry Hamill -- Gerard Benson -- P.J. Kavanagh -- E. William Seaman -- Eric Salzman -- George Starbuck -- John Updike -- George MacBeth -- Adrian Mitchell -- Shel Silverstein -- James Simmons -- Barry Humphries -- Chris Wallace-Crabbe -- Fleur Adcock -- Edward Baugh -- John Fuller -- James Fenton -- Robert McGough -- Les A. Murray -- Clive James -- Tom Disch -- Basil Ransome-Davies -- E.J. Thribb -- Geoff Page -- John Mole -- Kit Wright -- Paul Durcan -- Wendy Cope -- Liz Lochhead -- David Lehman -- James Fenton -- Christopher Reid -- Richard Tipping -- Sean O'Brien -- Vikram Seth -- Victoria Wood -- Glyn Maxwell
Control code
29670709
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 512 pages
Isbn
9780192142078
Lccn
94000656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29670709
Label
The Oxford book of comic verse, edited by John Gross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-485) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Authors included: Geoffrey Chaucer -- John Skelton -- Robert Wisdome -- John Lyly -- Sir John Harington -- William Shakespeare -- John Davies of Hereford -- Sir John Davies -- Samuel Rowlands -- Ben Jonson -- Richard, Bishop Corbet -- Samuel Butler -- Charles Cotton -- John Dryden -- Thomas Flatman -- Sir Charles Sedley -- John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester -- Tom Brown -- Matthew Prior -- Ned Ward -- Jonathan Swift -- William Congreve -- George Farquhar -- John Gay -- Henry Carey -- Alexander Pope -- John Byrom -- Matthew Green -- George Farewell -- Sir Charles Hanbury Williams -- Samuel Johnson -- John Banks -- Thomas Gray -- James Cawthorn -- John Cunningham -- Oliver Goldsmith -- Isaac Bickerstaffe -- John Wolcot (Peter Pindar) -- Richard Brinsley Sheridan -- William Blake -- Robert Burns -- Catherine Fanshawe -- Richard Alfred Millikin -- John Hookham Frer -- George Canning
  • Sydney Smith -- Charles Lamb -- Walter Savage Landor -- Thomas Moore -- William Hone -- Jane Taylor -- Thomas Love Peacock -- George Gordon, Lord Byron -- R.H. Barham -- John Keats -- J.R. Planche -- Thomas Haynes Bayly -- Thomas Hood -- W.M. Praed -- James Clarence Mangan -- Benjamin Hall Kennedy -- Charles Lever -- Alfred, Lord Tennyson -- Oliver Wendell Holmes -- William Makepeace Thackeray -- Robert Browning -- Edward Lear -- Bon Gaultier -- Arthur Hugh Clough -- James Russell Lowell -- Frederick Locker-Lampson -- Thorold Rogers -- C.G. Leland -- Mortimer Collins -- Dante Gabriel Rossetti -- Emily Dickinson -- C.S. Calverley -- Lewis Carroll -- Harry Clifton -- George A. Strong -- George Du Maurier -- W.S. Gilbert -- Bret Harte -- Thomas Hardy -- Max Adeler -- Eugene Ware -- Godfrey Turner -- George R. Sims -- Robert Louis Stevenson -- Samuel C. Bushnell -- Percy French
  • J.K. Stephen -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- J.W. Mackail -- A.E. Housman -- Edgar Bateman -- Sir Walter Raleigh -- Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch -- Ernest Lawrence Thayer -- Oliver Herford -- Rudyard Kipling -- Gelett Burgess -- George Ade -- E.G. Murphy (Dryblower) -- Charles Inge -- Hilaire Belloc -- A.H. Sidgwick -- J.M. Synge -- Arthur Guiterman -- Sir Max Beerbohm -- Walter de la Mare -- G.K. Chesterton -- Robert Frost -- Don Marquis -- Harry Graham -- Clarence Day -- Robert W. Service -- E.C. Bentley -- T.W. Connor -- R.P. Weston -- E.V. Knox -- P.G. Wodehouse -- Franklin P. Adams -- William Hargreaves -- Billy Merson -- James Joyce -- A.A. Milne -- Clement Attlee -- J.C. Squire -- Keith Preston -- D.H. Lawrence -- Ezra Pound -- W.N. Ewer -- Humbert Wolfe -- Maurice Hare -- Rupert Brooke -- Gus Kahn -- Edith Sitwell -- T.S. Eliot -- Ronald Knox -- Irving Berlin
  • Conrad Aiken -- Dion Titherage -- Stanley Holloway -- Samuel Hoffenstein -- Cole Porter -- Morris Bishop -- J.B. Morton -- Dorothy Parker -- Gerald Bullett -- Philip Heseltine -- E.E. Cummings -- Aldous Huxley -- Robert Graves -- Edmund Wilson -- Lorenz Hart -- L.A.G. Strong -- Ira Gershwin -- Sagittarius (Olga Katzin) -- David McCord -- C.S. Lewis -- W.C. Sellar -- Noel Coward -- Joseph Moncure March -- Ogden Nash -- Roy Campbell -- Langston Hughes -- Stevies Smith -- Evelyn Waugh -- William Plomer -- Cyril Connolly -- Dorothy Fields -- Phyllis McGinley -- John Betjeman -- Luis d'Antin Van Rooten -- William Empson -- John Sparrow -- W.H. Auden -- Louise MacNeice -- Nicholas Bentley -- A.D. Hope -- Patrick Barrington -- Theodore Roethke -- Robert Garioch (Robert Sutherland) -- Malcolm Lowry -- Johnny Mercer -- W.R. Rodgers -- Joyce Grenfell -- Peter De Vries
  • Richard Usborne -- Stanley J. Sharpless -- Paul Dehn -- Roy Fuller -- Virginia Graham -- Lawrence Durrell -- Michael Burn -- Dyland Thomas -- John Berryman -- R.P. Lister -- Henry Reed -- Harry Hearson -- Gavin Ewart -- Robert Conquest -- John Heath-Stubbs -- Martin Bell -- Louise Bennett -- William Cole -- Alexander Scott -- Howard Nemerov -- Edwin Morgan -- D.J. Enright -- Richard Wilbur -- Philip Larkin -- Howard Moss -- Kingsley Amis -- Vernon Scannell -- Lord Beginner (Egbert Moore) -- Anthony Butts -- Allan M. Laing -- Justin Richardson -- Michael Flanders -- Anthony Hecht -- Louis Simpson -- Edward Field -- Vincent Buckley -- Kenneth Koch -- A.R. Ammons -- Nissim Ezekiel -- Edward Gorey -- Tom Lehrer -- Donald Hall -- Bruce Beaver -- X.J. Kennedy -- Ray Mathew -- Connie Bensley -- Peter Porter -- John Hollander -- U.A. Fanthorpe -- Anthony Thwaite -- Bruce Dawe
  • R.J.P. Hewison -- Gerry Hamill -- Gerard Benson -- P.J. Kavanagh -- E. William Seaman -- Eric Salzman -- George Starbuck -- John Updike -- George MacBeth -- Adrian Mitchell -- Shel Silverstein -- James Simmons -- Barry Humphries -- Chris Wallace-Crabbe -- Fleur Adcock -- Edward Baugh -- John Fuller -- James Fenton -- Robert McGough -- Les A. Murray -- Clive James -- Tom Disch -- Basil Ransome-Davies -- E.J. Thribb -- Geoff Page -- John Mole -- Kit Wright -- Paul Durcan -- Wendy Cope -- Liz Lochhead -- David Lehman -- James Fenton -- Christopher Reid -- Richard Tipping -- Sean O'Brien -- Vikram Seth -- Victoria Wood -- Glyn Maxwell
Control code
29670709
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 512 pages
Isbn
9780192142078
Lccn
94000656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29670709

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