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Author King, George, of St. James's, Button Maker.

Title The button-Maker's jests. : By George King, Of St. James's, Button-Maker. Containing The Cream, Marrow and Fatness of every witty Thing he either hath, or ever shall say during his Life. Calculated to make the Countryman stare, the Citizen laugh, and the Courtier grin; adapted both to the fultry Days of Autumn, or the gloomy Nights of Winter. Embellished with a curious Copper Plate, finely engraved. N.B. To prevent counterfeits, every genuine copy will be signed by the author, with his own mark, as the family are not very famous for spelling or writing. His mark.

Published [London] : Printed for Henry Frederick, near St. James's-Square, (where may be had, a curious Collection of Love Letters, signed by the Publisher) And sold by all the Booksellers, Stationers, and News-Carriers in Great-Britain and Ireland, [1780?]


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Physical description 4 unnumbered pages,67,1 unnumbered page : illustrations ; 12⁰
Notes Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns.
Notes Great Britain England London.
Subject Wit and humor -- Early works to 1800.