Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Witty quibbles and ridiculous bulls

Will the Folger Shakespeare Library please send me this for my next birthday?

The compleat Royal jester: containing the choicest and newest, domestick and foreign merry jests, pleasant jokes, elaborate puns, witty quibbles, smart reparties, wise sayings, ridiculous bulls, romantic stories with other pleasant fancies. Done by several hands. London, 1696.