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Further Foolishness

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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally ...more
Hardcover, 172 pages
Published August 18th 2008 by BiblioLife (first published 1916)
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Richard
Dec 18, 2015 Richard rated it liked it
Stephen Leacock was enormously popular in the first half of the twentieth century. "Further Foolishness" was published in 1916 and, while some sections show their age and have lost their effectiveness, it still has the capacity to entertain a modern reader.

It is divided into four topical sections: "Follies In Fiction", "Movies and Motors, Men and Women", "Peace, War, and Politics" and "Timid Thoughts On Timely Topics". These can be read in any order. The third section is the weakest and the hum
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Jun 17, 2014 Lawrence added it
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returning to Leacock's Victorian humor -- a good slice of Canadiana. Takes me back to high school English lit as well.
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