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Author Pilkington, Laetitia, 1712-1750.

Title Mrs. Pilkington's jests: or The cabinet of wit and humour. : Being a choice collection of the most brillant jokes, facetious puns, smart repartees, and entertaining tales, in prose and verse. Likewise, epigrams, epitaphs, connundrums, pleasant bulls, &c. Calculated to accommodate all who have a relish for mirth and good humour, and who are desirous of being facetious and entertaining in company.

Published London : Printed for Mr. Kinnersley, in St. Paul's Church-Yard; Mr. Langford at the Peacock, near St. Clement's Church; Mrs. Jones at her Pamphlet Shop, in Compton Street, Soho: and sold by all the booksellers and news carriers in town and country, MDCCLIX. [1759]


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Physical description 2 unnumbered pages,104,2],30 pages,plate ; 12⁰
Notes Titlepage in red and black.
Includes 'Four tales after the manner of the ingenious Matt. Prior .. written by the Rev. Mr. Samuel Wesley'.
Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
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.
Other author Wesley, Samuel, 1691-1739.
Subject Wit and humor -- Early works to 1800.
Other uniform title Four tales after the manner of the ingenious Matt. Prior.