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Dong with the Luminous Nose, the (1877) [Poem]
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Mock-epic poem telling the tragic story of a Dong who fell in love with a Jumbly girl and is doomed to wander forever searching for her, his nighttime journey lit by the light of his luminous nose.

Original title: The Dong with the Luminous Nose
Original languages: English

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Genre: PoetryHumorous

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Dedalus Book of British Fantasy: The 19th Century (1991) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , Charles Dickens , John Keats , Alfred Tennyson , Oscar Wilde , Samuel Taylor Coleridge , George MacDonald , William Morris , Christina Rossetti , Richard Garnett , Andrew Lang , F. Anstey , Edward Bulwer-Lytton , Edward Lear , William Gilbert , Vernon Lee , Nathan Drake , Benjamin Disraeli , John Sterling , Dinah Maria Mulock , Walter Besant , Walter Herries Pollock
     Treasury of the Fantastic, the (2001) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , M. R. James , Edgar Allan Poe , Rudyard Kipling , Emily Dickinson , Ambrose Bierce , George Gordon Byron , E. M. Forster , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Henry James , John Keats , Edith Nesbit , Mary Shelley , Alfred Tennyson , Mark Twain , H. G. Wells , Edith Wharton , Oscar Wilde , Virginia Woolf , William Butler Yeats , Lord Dunsany , Algernon Blackwood , Robert W. Chambers , Kenneth Grahame , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , Washington Irving , A.E. Housman , Samuel Taylor Coleridge , Charlotte Perkins Gilman , W. W. Jacobs , James Hogg , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Frank R. Stockton , Walter de la Mare , Christina Rossetti , Lucy Lane Clifford , Max Beerbohm , Juliana Horatia Ewing , Kenneth Morris , Margaret Oliphant , William Austin , Edward Lear , Richard Middleton , I. A. Ireland

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