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The Resource The Burgess nonsense book : being a complete collection of the humorous masterpieces of Gelett Burgess, Esq., sometime editor of the "Lark," "Le petit journal des refusʹees," & "Enfant terrible" ; including the "Purple cow" with forty odd nonsense quatrains, the "Chewing gum man" epics, the "Gerrish" ghost stories, (Cont. in 500 note)

The Burgess nonsense book : being a complete collection of the humorous masterpieces of Gelett Burgess, Esq., sometime editor of the "Lark," "Le petit journal des refusʹees," & "Enfant terrible" ; including the "Purple cow" with forty odd nonsense quatrains, the "Chewing gum man" epics, the "Gerrish" ghost stories, (Cont. in 500 note)

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The Burgess nonsense book : being a complete collection of the humorous masterpieces of Gelett Burgess, Esq., sometime editor of the "Lark," "Le petit journal des refusʹees," & "Enfant terrible" ; including the "Purple cow" with forty odd nonsense quatrains, the "Chewing gum man" epics, the "Gerrish" ghost stories, (Cont. in 500 note)
Title
The Burgess nonsense book
Title remainder
being a complete collection of the humorous masterpieces of Gelett Burgess, Esq., sometime editor of the "Lark," "Le petit journal des refusʹees," & "Enfant terrible" ; including the "Purple cow" with forty odd nonsense quatrains, the "Chewing gum man" epics, the "Gerrish" ghost stories, (Cont. in 500 note)
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Citation location within source
76
Citation source
Johnson, M. de V. First editions (4th ed.)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3503.U6
LC item number
N6
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Burgess nonsense book : being a complete collection of the humorous masterpieces of Gelett Burgess, Esq., sometime editor of the "Lark," "Le petit journal des refusʹees," & "Enfant terrible" ; including the "Purple cow" with forty odd nonsense quatrains, the "Chewing gum man" epics, the "Gerrish" ghost stories, (Cont. in 500 note)
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Publication
Note
  • (Cont. from 245) Poems of Patagonia, curious cartoons, autobiographies of famous goops, & a myriad impossibilities, adorned with less than a million heart-rending illustrations by the author ... cyclopaedia of balderdash, ferocious fancies & inconsequential vagaries than which, nothing could be more so
  • On verso of t.p.: Published in October, 1901
  • T.p. within single rule
  • On preliminary leaf list of author's works
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
[3]-239, [1] p.
Lccn
01027077 //r19
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Book plate mounted on front paste down: A collection of first editions brought together by Fred A. and Frances Rosenstock.
  • Bound in original dark green cloth with design in orange and gilt on upper cover. Lettering stamped in gilt on upper cover and spine.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG91-B27605
  • (OCoLC)ocn135848228
Label
The Burgess nonsense book : being a complete collection of the humorous masterpieces of Gelett Burgess, Esq., sometime editor of the "Lark," "Le petit journal des refusʹees," & "Enfant terrible" ; including the "Purple cow" with forty odd nonsense quatrains, the "Chewing gum man" epics, the "Gerrish" ghost stories, (Cont. in 500 note)
Publication
Note
  • (Cont. from 245) Poems of Patagonia, curious cartoons, autobiographies of famous goops, & a myriad impossibilities, adorned with less than a million heart-rending illustrations by the author ... cyclopaedia of balderdash, ferocious fancies & inconsequential vagaries than which, nothing could be more so
  • On verso of t.p.: Published in October, 1901
  • T.p. within single rule
  • On preliminary leaf list of author's works
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
[3]-239, [1] p.
Lccn
01027077 //r19
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Book plate mounted on front paste down: A collection of first editions brought together by Fred A. and Frances Rosenstock.
  • Bound in original dark green cloth with design in orange and gilt on upper cover. Lettering stamped in gilt on upper cover and spine.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG91-B27605
  • (OCoLC)ocn135848228

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