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Title Masterpieces of Italian humor.

Imprint Girard, Kan. : Haldeman-Julius Co., c1926.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 1035 Ma c.3  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 1035 Ma    ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 1035 Ma c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 1035 Ma c.4  ---  Lib Use Only
Description 64 p. ; 13 cm.
Series Little blue book; no. 1035
Note Advertised 3 July 1926, Haldeman-Julius Weekly, p. 3.
Cover title after 1951: Italian fun and humor.
Contents Call me not John! / Giovanni Della Casa -- Diatribe against water / Francesco Redi -- Don Abbondio's encounter with the outlaws / Alessandro Manzoni -- On musical instruments / Antonio Ghislanzoni -- The stolen pig / Boccaccio -- The ridiculous end of Morgante and Margutte / Luigi Pulci, tr. by Leigh Hunt -- The inheritance of a library. The silver cup and the lamprey / Masuccio di Salerno -- Living in bed / Francesco Berni -- What Astolfo saw in the moon / Lodovico Ariosto, tr. by Leigh Hunt -- In praise of small people / Carlo Frugoni -- Uninvited guests / Carlo Gozzi -- On reciting one's own compositions. Dialogue between Fashion and Death / Giacomo Leopardi.
Subject Italian wit and humor.
Added Author Della Casa, Giovanni, 1503-1556.
Redi, Francesco, 1626-1698.
Manzoni, Alessandro, 1785-1873.
Ghislanzoni, Antonio, 1824-1893.
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375.
Pulci, Luigi, 1432-1484.
Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859.
Masuccio, Salernitano, active 15th century.
Berni, Francesco, 1497 or 1498-1535.
Ariosto, Lodovico, 1474-1533.
Frugoni, Carlo Innocenzo, 1692-1768.
Gozzi, Carlo, 1720-1806.
Leopardi, Giacomo, 1798-1837.
Cover Title Italian fun and humor

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