Recollections of a Humourist, Grave and Gay

BECKETT, Arthur William à

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The author reminisces about his youth, being a civil servant, his salad days on the press, being abroad during the Franco-Prussian War, Queen Victoria's death, experiences with Punch magazine, thoughts on humour, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1907
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xiii, 417, 14 p. 23 cm. Frontispiece portrait. Green cloth hardcover with gold print. Some soiling to cloth, tears in spine ends, bumped corners, mark on fore-edge. Label on front free endpaper. Some pages tore or roughened when cut. Paper browning.

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