A Fable for Critics
FABLE FOR CRITICS.
Reader! wake up at once (it will soon be too late) and buy
at a perfectly ruinous rate
FABLE FOR CRITICS;
I like, as a thing that the reader's first fancy way strike,
an old fashioned title-page,
such as presents a tabular view of the volume's contents—
AT A FEW OF OUR LITERARY PROGENIES
(Mrs. Malaprop's word)
THE TUB OF DIOGENES;
A SERIES OF JOKES
By A Wonderful Qufs,
who accompanies himself with a rub-a-dub-dub, full of spirit and
grace on the top of the tub.
SET FORTH IN
October, the 21st day, in the year '48
G. P. PUTNAM, BROADWAY.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848, by
George P. Putnam,
in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of