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The Resource The malcontents : the best bitter, cynical, and satirical writing in the world, edited, with commentary, by Joe Queenan

The malcontents : the best bitter, cynical, and satirical writing in the world, edited, with commentary, by Joe Queenan

Label
The malcontents : the best bitter, cynical, and satirical writing in the world
Title
The malcontents
Title remainder
the best bitter, cynical, and satirical writing in the world
Statement of responsibility
edited, with commentary, by Joe Queenan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SDL
Dewey number
809.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1469-1527
  • approximately 1490-1553?
  • 1547-1616
  • 1573?-1637
  • 1622-1673
  • 1667-1745
  • 1688-1744
  • 1694-1778
  • 1740-1814
  • 1775-1817
  • 1809-1852
  • 1835-1910
  • 1842-1914?
  • 1854-1900
  • 1856-1950
  • 1870-1916
  • 1911-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Queenan, Joe
  • Aristophanes
  • Juvenal
  • Machiavelli, Niccol?
  • Rabelais, Fran?ois
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Jonson, Ben
  • Moli?re
  • Swift, Jonathan
  • Pope, Alexander
  • Voltaire
  • Sade
  • Austen, Jane
  • Gogolʹ, Nikola? Vasilʹevich
  • Twain, Mark
  • Bierce, Ambrose
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Saki
  • O'Brien, Flann
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Satire
  • Cynicism in literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The malcontents : the best bitter, cynical, and satirical writing in the world, edited, with commentary, by Joe Queenan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The birds / Aristophanes -- Satire I / Juvenal -- The prince / Niccol? Machiavelli -- Gargantua and Pantagruel : selections / Fran?ois Rabelais -- Don Quixote : selections / Miguel de Cervantes -- Volpone / Ben Jonson -- The bourgeois gentleman / Moli?re (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin) -- A modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- The rape of the lock / Alexander Pope -- Candide / Voltaire (Fran?ois-Marie Arouet) -- Justine : or the misfortunes of Virtue : excerpt / Marquis de Sade (Comte Donatien-Alphonse-Fran?ois de Sade) -- Lady Susan / Jane Austen -- The nose / Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol -- English as she is taught ; Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses ; Marjorie Fleming, the wonder child ; In defense of Harriet Shelley ; A medieval romance ; The story of the good little boy ; The grateful poodle and sequel / Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) -- Killed at Resaca ; Oil of dog ; An imperfect conflagration ; My favorite murder ; The boarded window ; The lion and the thorn ; A revolt of the gods / Ambrose Bierce -- The picture of Dorian Gray / Oscar Wilde -- Mrs. Warren's profession / George Bernard Shaw -- The reticence of Lady Anne ; The quest ; Shock tactics ; Hyacinth ; Tobermory / Saki (Hector Hugh Munro) -- Irish times : selections / Flann O'Brien (Brian O'Nolan)
  • The birds / Aristophanes -- Satire I / Juvenal -- The prince / Niccol? Machiavelli -- Selections from Gargantua and Pantagruel / Fran?ois Rabelais -- Selections from Don Quixote / Miguel de Cervantes -- Volpone / Ben Jonson -- The bourgeois gentleman / Moli?re -- A modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- The rape of the lock / Alexander Pope -- Candide / Voltaire -- An excerpt from Justine: or the misfortunes of Virtue / Marquis de Sade -- Lady Susan / Jane Austen -- The nose / Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol -- English as she is taught ; Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses ; Marjorie Fleming, the wonder child ; In defense of Harriet Shelley ; A medieval romance ; The story of the good little boy ; The grateful poodle and sequel / Mark Twain --
  • [cont'd.] Killed at Resaca ; Oil of dog ; An imperfect conflagration ; My favorite murder ; The boarded window ; The lion and the thorn ; A revolt of the gods / Ambrose Bierce -- The picture of Dorian Gray / Oscar Wilde -- Mrs. Warren's profession / George Bernard Shaw -- The reticence of Lady Anne ; The quest ; Shock tactics ; Hyacinth ; Tobermory / Saki -- Selections from the Irish Times / Flann O'Brien
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1053 pages
Isbn
9780762413447
Lccn
2002100439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50796209
  • (Sirsi) o50796209
  • (TMQ) o50796209
Label
The malcontents : the best bitter, cynical, and satirical writing in the world, edited, with commentary, by Joe Queenan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The birds / Aristophanes -- Satire I / Juvenal -- The prince / Niccol? Machiavelli -- Gargantua and Pantagruel : selections / Fran?ois Rabelais -- Don Quixote : selections / Miguel de Cervantes -- Volpone / Ben Jonson -- The bourgeois gentleman / Moli?re (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin) -- A modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- The rape of the lock / Alexander Pope -- Candide / Voltaire (Fran?ois-Marie Arouet) -- Justine : or the misfortunes of Virtue : excerpt / Marquis de Sade (Comte Donatien-Alphonse-Fran?ois de Sade) -- Lady Susan / Jane Austen -- The nose / Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol -- English as she is taught ; Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses ; Marjorie Fleming, the wonder child ; In defense of Harriet Shelley ; A medieval romance ; The story of the good little boy ; The grateful poodle and sequel / Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) -- Killed at Resaca ; Oil of dog ; An imperfect conflagration ; My favorite murder ; The boarded window ; The lion and the thorn ; A revolt of the gods / Ambrose Bierce -- The picture of Dorian Gray / Oscar Wilde -- Mrs. Warren's profession / George Bernard Shaw -- The reticence of Lady Anne ; The quest ; Shock tactics ; Hyacinth ; Tobermory / Saki (Hector Hugh Munro) -- Irish times : selections / Flann O'Brien (Brian O'Nolan)
  • The birds / Aristophanes -- Satire I / Juvenal -- The prince / Niccol? Machiavelli -- Selections from Gargantua and Pantagruel / Fran?ois Rabelais -- Selections from Don Quixote / Miguel de Cervantes -- Volpone / Ben Jonson -- The bourgeois gentleman / Moli?re -- A modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- The rape of the lock / Alexander Pope -- Candide / Voltaire -- An excerpt from Justine: or the misfortunes of Virtue / Marquis de Sade -- Lady Susan / Jane Austen -- The nose / Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol -- English as she is taught ; Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses ; Marjorie Fleming, the wonder child ; In defense of Harriet Shelley ; A medieval romance ; The story of the good little boy ; The grateful poodle and sequel / Mark Twain --
  • [cont'd.] Killed at Resaca ; Oil of dog ; An imperfect conflagration ; My favorite murder ; The boarded window ; The lion and the thorn ; A revolt of the gods / Ambrose Bierce -- The picture of Dorian Gray / Oscar Wilde -- Mrs. Warren's profession / George Bernard Shaw -- The reticence of Lady Anne ; The quest ; Shock tactics ; Hyacinth ; Tobermory / Saki -- Selections from the Irish Times / Flann O'Brien
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1053 pages
Isbn
9780762413447
Lccn
2002100439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50796209
  • (Sirsi) o50796209
  • (TMQ) o50796209

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