An Anthology of Light Verse

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Read Books, Mar 1, 2007 - Literary Criticism - 324 pages
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This starts with a fairly generous lot of sixteenth century verse, some good 8th century pieces lots of 19th century and 20th up to the time of publication, notably Dorothy Parker. Kronenberger's ... Read full review

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Louis Kronenberger (1904-1980) was a professor of theater arts at Brandeis University and drama critic for Time. In addition to this book he is the author of numerous books including Oscar Wilde, Extraordinary Mr. Wilkes: His Life and Times, and The Last Word: Portraits of Fourteen Master Aphorists.

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