The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Item - The Dime Jolly Speaker

Online Full Text: Northern Illinois University
Series: Beadle's Dime Speakers — no. 22
Alternate Title: The Dime Jolly Speaker: A Special Collection of Pieces Droll, Laughable and Humorous, from the Best American Wits and Humorists, with Numerous Originals and Adaptations
Subjects / Tags: American wit and humor
Humorous recitations
Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Wit and humor
Contents: My Grandfather's Clock (Work, pages 9-10)
Mark Twain's Oration on the 19th Century (Work, pages 11-13)
Mary's Leetle Ram (Work, page 13)
A Familiar Lecture on Science (Work, pages 14-15)
Old and New Time (Work, pages 16-17)
Clayfoot's Spirit Race (Work, pages 17-18)
The Village School (Work, pages 19-20)
A Sermon for the Sisters (Work, pages 20-21)
The Designing Young Man (Work, pages 22-23)
De Filosofy of Fun (Work, pages 23-25)
The Disappointed Discoverer (Work, pages 25-28)
A "Heathen's" Score (Work, pages 28-30)
"Der Dog Und Der Lobster" (Work, pages 30-31)
The Young Tramp (Work, pages 32-33)
The Delights of the Season (Work, pages 33-34)
The Delights of Spring (Work, pages 35-38)
Josh Billings's Views (Work, pages 38-43)
This Side and That (Work, pages 43-44)
Nocturnal Mewsings (Work, page 44)
The Lunatic's Reverie (Work, page 45)
A Bathettic Ballad (Work, pages 46-50)
The Ear— An Eassay on a Prominent Topic (Work, pages 51-53)
Backbone (Work, pages 54-55)
A Weak Case (Work, pages 55-56)
They May Be Happy Yet (Work, pages 57-58)
Orpheus (Work, pages 58-60)
Perseus (Work, pages 60-62)
Rigid Reformation (Work, pages 63-64)
The Funny Man (Work, pages 64-65)
Don't Give It Away (Work, page 66)
A Dark Warning (Work, pages 67-69)
An Awful Warning (Work, pages 69-71)
De Parson Sowed De Seed (Work, pages 71-72)
Pompey's Thanksgiving Turkey (Work, pages 72-73)
The New Essay on Man (Work, pages 73-76)
A New Declaration (Work, pages 76-79)
The Jolly Old Fellow (Work, pages 80-81)
My First Coat (Work, pages 81-83)
The Fire-Brigade (Work, page 83)
A Patriotic "Splurge" (Work, pages 84-85)
The Good Old Times, Indeed! (Work, pages 86-89)
Stealing Fire—The Story of Prometheus Modernized (Work, pages 89-91)
The Owl and the Pussy Cat (Work, page 92)
Date: June 21, 1879
Publisher: Beadle and Adams (1872-1898) (New York (N.Y.): No. 98 William Street) -- United States
OCLC Number: 1078406098
Edition Description: Also includes: publisher's advertisements.
Length: 92 pages

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