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Fables in Slang (1899) [Collection]
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Contents:

  • The Fable of the Visitor Who Got a Lot for Three Dollars
  • The Fable of the Slim Girl Who Tried to Keep a Date that was Never Made
  • The Fable of the New York Person Who Gave the Stage Fright to Fostoria, Ohio
  • The Fable of the Base Ball Fan Who Took the Only Known Cure
  • The Fable of the Good Fairy with the Lorgnette, and why She Got It Good
  • The Fable of the Kid Who Shifted His Ideal
  • The Fable of the Unintentional Heroes of Centreville
  • The Fable of the Parents Who Tinkered with the Offspring
  • The Fable of How He Never Touched George
  • The Fable of the Preacher Who Flew His Kite, but not Because He Wished to Do So
  • The Fable of Handsome Jethro, Who was Simply Cut Out to be a Merchant
  • The Fable of Paducah's Favorite Comedians and the Mildewed Stunt
  • The Fable of Flora and Adolph and a Home Gone Wrong
  • The Fable of the Copper and the Jovial Undergrads
  • The Fable of the Professor Who Wanted to be Alone
  • The Fable of a Statesman Who Couldn't Make Good
  • The Fable of the Brash Drummer and the Peach Who Learned that There Were Others
  • The Fable of Sister Mae, Who Did as Well as Could Be Expected
  • The Fable of How the Fool-Killer Backed Out of a Contract
  • The Fable of the Caddy Who Hurt His Head while Thinking
  • The Fable of the Martyr Who Liked the Job
  • The Fable of the Bohemian Who had Hard Luck
  • The Fable of the Coming Champion Who was delayed
  • The Fable of the Lawyer Who Brought in a Minority Report
  • The Fable of the Two Mandolin Players and the Willing Performer
  • The Fable of the Man Who Didn't Care for Story-Books

Original title: Fables in Slang
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics


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Fables in Slang (1899)
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Language: English

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Fables in Slang (1899)

Place of publication: Chicago
Publisher: H. S. Stone
Pages: 201

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