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Ruthless Rhymes for Heartless Homes and More Ruthless Rhymes #2020

Ruthless Rhymes for Heartless Homes and More Ruthless Rhymes For readers with an aversion to syrupy verse a delightful inexpensively priced collection of vintage verse with an amusingly irreverent mood examples of rare th century black humor each accompan

  • Title: Ruthless Rhymes for Heartless Homes and More Ruthless Rhymes
  • Author: Harry Graham Frank J. Moore D. Streamer
  • ISBN: 9780486402185
  • Page: 168
  • Format: Paperback
  • Ruthless Rhymes for Heartless Homes and More Ruthless Rhymes By Harry Graham Frank J. Moore D. Streamer, For readers with an aversion to syrupy verse a delightful, inexpensively priced collection of vintage verse with an amusingly irreverent mood 49 examples of rare 19th century black humor each accompanied by clever drawings will delight readers with their stinging humor and outrageous wit.

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    1. For anyone who loves deliciously sardonic doggerel Especially recommended for Gilbert Sullivan listeners, Edward Gorey appreciators, and folk of that ilk I definitely qualify as I once made a salt dough set of Christmas tree ornaments shaped into figures of famous opera deaths Scarpia impaled on his dagger, Tosca taking the high jump, Gilda in her sack, Radames hitting his last high C and using up that last bit of oxygen in the tomb you get the picture If you love dark humor, these rhymes will s [...]

    2. British humor for teens and adults This book tells about the secret thoughts people think about relatives, but won t say aloud

    3. I stole this from my grandma s house when I was a little boy and just reread it with my wife as we were cleaning the house to move Here s a sample SELF SACRIFICEFather, chancing to chastiseHis indignant daughter Sue, Said, I hope you realiseThat this hurts me than you Susan straightway ceased to roar If that s really true, said she, I can stand a good deal Pray go on, and don t mind me Haha And the illustrations, which I m guessing come from the original 1899 edition, are simply unbeatable.

    4. Given to me on my 8th birthday by my grandfather, this slim book is hillarious Graham has such a caustic wit, all in good fun I have cherished this remarkable read for nearly 40 years Once you open to the first rhyme you will be a devoted fan He lays bare the essence of family life at the fin de cicle in a style that may seem cruel, is in fact revelatory, and very funny Makes an excellant bed time book to read to yor little ones Enjoy

    5. On the same lines as Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffmann.One of the books that Pugsley Wednesday Addams must have been brought up on.It might give you Kafka dreams if you read it for too long,for too late at night while snacking on cheese.

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