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The genuine edition of Joe Miller"s jests

Joe Miller

The genuine edition of Joe Miller"s jests

or, The wits vade-mecum revived ... : being a collection of the most brilliant jests, the most excellent bons mots, and most pleasant short stories in the English language; many of them transcribed from the mouth of the facetious gentleman whose name they bear : to which are added choice collections of moral sentences and of the most pointed and truly valuable epigrams in the British tongue, with the names of the authors to such as are known.

by Joe Miller

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Published by Printed for H. Setchel ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJoe Miller"s jests :
    ContributionsMottley, John, 1692-1750.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22996590M

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Foreword This is the original Joe Miller's Joke Book. Or more precisely: Joe Miller’s Jest Book: An Immense Collection of the Funniest Jokes, Quaint and Laughable Anecdotes, Mirth Provoking Stories, Brilliant Witticisms, and Queer Sayings, As told by the Original Joe Miller (), compiled and edited and published by John Mottley ina year after Joe Miller's : $   Excerpt from Joe Miller's Jests: With Copious Editions A singular fact connected with this work is, that every body presumes that he himself, and every other person, is perfectly familiar with its con tents; and yet, if the reader will ask his friends, it will appear that not one in a thousand ever set eyes on a copy; indeed, we doubt much whether there are a dozen persons in the United States Author: Joe Miller.

Joe Miller's complete jest book: being a collection of the most excellent bon mots, brilliant jests, and striking anecdotes, in the English language by Pages: Add tags for "The genuine edition of Joe Miller's jests: or, wits vade-mecum revived.

Most humbly inscribed Being a collection of the most brilliant jests, excellent bon mots, and most pleasant short stories To which are added, choice collections of moral sentences. Get this from a library. The genuine edition of Joe Miller's jests: or, wits vade-mecum revived.

Most humbly inscribed to all The choice spirits, Merry Souls, and facetious companions of the Age. Being a collection of the most brilliant jests, excellent bon mots, and most pleasant short stories in the English Language ; many of them transcribed from the Mouth of the Facetious Gentlemen whose.

The original Joe Miller (/) was a well-respected English actor, who played Shakespearean clowns among other characters. The year after his death, his friend John Mottley (), brought out a joke book named Joe Miller's Jests, or the Wit's Vade-Mecum, under the pseudonym Elijah three jokes in this slender pamphlet were actually attributed to Joe Miller, but it.

This volume not only contains the jests of Joe Miller, but a large number of others, gathered from collections of Facetiæ previously and since published. But to the bookworm and student of Jokology, it will be sufficient to say that the first one hundred and ninety.

Joe Miller's Book of Jests eBook: John Mottley: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket.

Kindle Store Go Search Your Today's Deals Gift. Online Introduction to Joe Miller's Jest Book, more properly called. Mark Lemon's The Jest Book. Here are over seventeen hundred jokes from the 's. Compiled by Mark Lemon, the first editor of Punch magazine abouthis versiion,The Jest Book, was first published in and reprinted severalas was the habit, as proof of its success and proof of the long history of.

About Joe Miller’s Jests. Joe Miller was a popular comic actor on the London stage from until his death in A year later, the publisher T. Read enlisted a down-and-out writer named John Mottley to compile a book of jokes, and stuck Miller’s name onto it.

Joe Miller is the author of US of AA ( avg rating, 35 ratings, 11 reviews), Body Language ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews), Joe Miller's Jests /5. Full text of "Joe Miller's complete jest book: being a collection of the most excellent bon mots, brilliant jests, and striking anecdotes, in the English language" See other formats.

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