English As She Is Spoke
As She is Spoke:
A Jest in Sober Earnest
With an Introduction by
D. Appleton & Co., 1, 3, & 5 Bond Street.
The Parchment Paper Series.
“EXCRUCIATINGLY FUNNY,” says The World, is “English as she is Spoke, or a Jest in Sober thought.”
“EVERY one who loves a laugh,” says Fun, “should either buy, beg, borrow, or—we had almost said steal—this book; for in sober earnest we aver that it is not given to every one to ‘jest so.’”