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Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 103, October 15, 1892   By:

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Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 103, October 15, 1892 is a collection of satirical and humorous pieces that provide a unique insight into the culture and society of 19th-century Britain. The range of topics covered in this volume is vast, including politics, literature, and social issues, all treated with wit and cleverness. The illustrations throughout the book are equally delightful, adding an extra layer of entertainment to the already engaging content.

The writing style of the contributors is sharp and intelligent, capturing the essence of the time period in a way that is both entertaining and thought-provoking. The pieces are filled with clever wordplay and subtle commentary on the events and attitudes of the day, making for an engaging read that is both entertaining and enlightening.

Overall, Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 103, October 15, 1892 is a delightful collection that offers a glimpse into the past while still managing to be relevant and entertaining today. It is a must-read for anyone interested in history, literature, or just a good laugh.

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VOL. 103.

October 15, 1892.




DEAR CHARLIE, The post mark, no doubt, will surprise you. I'm still at the "Crown," Though I said in my last wot wos true I was jest on the mizzle for town. 'Ad a letter from nunky, old man, with another small cheque. Good old nunk! So I'm in for a fortnit' more sulphur and slosh, afore doing a bunk.

Ah! I've worked it, my pippin, I've worked it; gone in for hexcursions all round, To Knaresborough, Bolton, and Fountains. You know, dear old pal, I'll be bound, As hantiquities isn't my 'obby, and ruins don't fetch me, not much! I can't see their "beauty," no more than the charms of some dowdy old Dutch.

A Castle, all chunnicks of stone, or a Habbey, much out of repair, A skelinton Banquetting 'All, and a bit of a broken down stair, May appear most perticular "precious" to them as the picteresk cops; But give me the sububs and stucco, smart villas, and spick and span shops.

"Up to date" is our siney quay non in these days. Fang der sickle , yer know. Wich is French for the same, I persoom, and them phrases is now all the go... Continue reading book >>

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