Mummers in Mufti

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MUMMERS
IN MUFTI

PHILIP CURTISS

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Mummers in Mufti

 

BY
PHILIP CURTISS

 

NEW YORK
THE CENTURY CO.
1822

 

 

Copyright, 1922, by
The Century Co.

 

PRINTED IN THE U. S. A.

 

To VALLI VALLI

My dear sister-in-law, with whom I quarrel, tooth and nail, about such vital subjects as the Puritan viewpoint, the mentality of Irish terriers, and the dates of the Soudan campaign, but with whom I agree devoutly in a deep love for what can be and sometimes is a genuine art form—the modern musical comedy

 

 
 

• • • in the course of one revolving moon
Was chymist, fiddler, statesman, and buffoon.

Dryden.

 

 

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1925.


The author died in 1964, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 50 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.