Literary Lapses: A Book of Sketches


Literary Lapses: A Book of Sketches

LEACOCK, Stephen

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Leacock began submitting articles to the Toronto humor magazine Grip in 1894 and soon was publishing many humorous articles in Canadian and American magazines. In 1910, he privately published the best of these as Literary Lapses. The book was spotted by the British publisher, John Lane, who brought out editions in London and New York, assuring Leacock's future as a writer.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Gazette Printing Company
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1910
  • Place Published: Montreal
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    125 p. 19 cm. Green cloth spine with green paper boards. Light soiling and wear to covers. Corners worn. Occasional thumbing.

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