Title Fables In Slang And More Fables In Slang.
Book Condition Softcover. Very good reading copy.
Edition First Dover Edition.
Publisher Dover, New York: 1960.
Seller ID 5213X1
The 45 fables contained in this edition represent the origin of a new form in American literature. In them, Ade used the slangy language of the Gay 1890s to make the American public aware of the quaint and the unusual in the lives of the small stage performers, college students, boarding house inhabitants, and farm boys of the day.
(Key Words: Slang, 1890s, Humor, Fables, Language).