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The Resource A merry, ingenious, and diverting work entitled Liber compotorum felicium: : or, The true drunkard's delight, being an attempt, in a collection of brave and witty things from English verse and prose, to set forth, in gratitude for Baccus' bounty, the whole art and philosophy of drinking, to which are added a garland of convivial songs such as may, in praise of proper liquor, be sung by the roaring boys of Elysium and echoed by all choice spirits here below, some account of drinking customs with a selection of toasts, a gallery of notable drunkards, a dictionary of drinking slang, a digest of drunkards' law, and a collection of tried and approved recipes, together with an examination of teetotalism and its miserable songs, an account of some lively deaths and a selection of drunkards' epitaphs, etc., etc., all carefully collected together & in part written by William Juniper. Trinc!

A merry, ingenious, and diverting work entitled Liber compotorum felicium: : or, The true drunkard's delight, being an attempt, in a collection of brave and witty things from English verse and prose, to set forth, in gratitude for Baccus' bounty, the whole art and philosophy of drinking, to which are added a garland of convivial songs such as may, in praise of proper liquor, be sung by the roaring boys of Elysium and echoed by all choice spirits here below, some account of drinking customs with a selection of toasts, a gallery of notable drunkards, a dictionary of drinking slang, a digest of drunkards' law, and a collection of tried and approved recipes, together with an examination of teetotalism and its miserable songs, an account of some lively deaths and a selection of drunkards' epitaphs, etc., etc., all carefully collected together & in part written by William Juniper. Trinc!

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A merry, ingenious, and diverting work entitled Liber compotorum felicium: : or, The true drunkard's delight, being an attempt, in a collection of brave and witty things from English verse and prose, to set forth, in gratitude for Baccus' bounty, the whole art and philosophy of drinking, to which are added a garland of convivial songs such as may, in praise of proper liquor, be sung by the roaring boys of Elysium and echoed by all choice spirits here below, some account of drinking customs with a selection of toasts, a gallery of notable drunkards, a dictionary of drinking slang, a digest of drunkards' law, and a collection of tried and approved recipes, together with an examination of teetotalism and its miserable songs, an account of some lively deaths and a selection of drunkards' epitaphs, etc., etc.
Title
A merry, ingenious, and diverting work entitled Liber compotorum felicium:
Title remainder
or, The true drunkard's delight, being an attempt, in a collection of brave and witty things from English verse and prose, to set forth, in gratitude for Baccus' bounty, the whole art and philosophy of drinking, to which are added a garland of convivial songs such as may, in praise of proper liquor, be sung by the roaring boys of Elysium and echoed by all choice spirits here below, some account of drinking customs with a selection of toasts, a gallery of notable drunkards, a dictionary of drinking slang, a digest of drunkards' law, and a collection of tried and approved recipes, together with an examination of teetotalism and its miserable songs, an account of some lively deaths and a selection of drunkards' epitaphs, etc., etc.
Statement of responsibility
all carefully collected together & in part written by William Juniper. Trinc!
Title variation
True drunkard's delight
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6237
LC item number
.J8 1933
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A merry, ingenious, and diverting work entitled Liber compotorum felicium: : or, The true drunkard's delight, being an attempt, in a collection of brave and witty things from English verse and prose, to set forth, in gratitude for Baccus' bounty, the whole art and philosophy of drinking, to which are added a garland of convivial songs such as may, in praise of proper liquor, be sung by the roaring boys of Elysium and echoed by all choice spirits here below, some account of drinking customs with a selection of toasts, a gallery of notable drunkards, a dictionary of drinking slang, a digest of drunkards' law, and a collection of tried and approved recipes, together with an examination of teetotalism and its miserable songs, an account of some lively deaths and a selection of drunkards' epitaphs, etc., etc., all carefully collected together & in part written by William Juniper. Trinc!
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 375 p.
Lccn
33023952
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy is part of a collection (Collection 1593). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Library of Ashley Montagu. Item is in box 25.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy: Dust jacket. Maroon cloth over boards, paper label on spine. "Second impression March 1933"--T.p. verso.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06877612
  • ucoclc6877612
Label
A merry, ingenious, and diverting work entitled Liber compotorum felicium: : or, The true drunkard's delight, being an attempt, in a collection of brave and witty things from English verse and prose, to set forth, in gratitude for Baccus' bounty, the whole art and philosophy of drinking, to which are added a garland of convivial songs such as may, in praise of proper liquor, be sung by the roaring boys of Elysium and echoed by all choice spirits here below, some account of drinking customs with a selection of toasts, a gallery of notable drunkards, a dictionary of drinking slang, a digest of drunkards' law, and a collection of tried and approved recipes, together with an examination of teetotalism and its miserable songs, an account of some lively deaths and a selection of drunkards' epitaphs, etc., etc., all carefully collected together & in part written by William Juniper. Trinc!
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 375 p.
Lccn
33023952
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy is part of a collection (Collection 1593). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Library of Ashley Montagu. Item is in box 25.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy: Dust jacket. Maroon cloth over boards, paper label on spine. "Second impression March 1933"--T.p. verso.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06877612
  • ucoclc6877612

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