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The humours of the times

The humours of the times

being a collection of several curious pieces, in verse and prose

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Published by [s.n.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English wit and humor

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    Statementby the most celebrated geniuses, for mirth, wit, and humour, particularly, Lord Chesterfield, Lord Lyttelton, Mr. Wilkes, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Potter, and Dr. Akenside, &c. &c. &c.
    ContributionsChesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773., Pratt, W.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 406 p. ;
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22938190M
    OCLC/WorldCa39720515

      Buy An Image of the Times: An Irreverent Companion to Ben Jonson's Four Humours and the Art of Diplomacy by Nils-Johan Jorgensen (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Page 6 - So in every human body, The choler, melancholy, phlegm, and blood, By reason that they flow continually In some one part, and are not continent, Receive the name of humours. Now thus far It may, by metaphor, apply itself Unto the general disposition: As when some one peculiar quality Doth so possess a man, that it doth draw All his affects, his spirits, and his .

    Medieval medicine in Western Europe was composed of a mixture of existing ideas from antiquity. In the Early Middle Ages, following the fall of the Western Roman Empire, standard medical knowledge was based chiefly upon surviving Greek and Roman texts, preserved in monasteries and elsewhere. Medieval medicine is widely misunderstood, thought of as a uniform attitude . Sign of the Times - Miscellaneous Jokes. Clean Christian jokes, funny jokes, free jokes, and clean jokes and humor about work, home, and life in general. Enjoy a wide variety of funny Christian jokes, good clean jokes, and family safe jokes and religious humor. - Plumber "We repair what your husband Fixed." - On the trucks of a local plumbing company in NE .

    The Power of a Good Laugh: Humor in Times of Crisis, - Read more about spiritual life growth, Christian living, and : Spiritual Life. The humour in this book has been taken from the humour section of my critically acclaimed blog, Adventures in Awesome Living, which can be found at my website, 2 The Book Of Awesome Humour. Other books by Sunil Bali Mind, Set & Match Adventures in Awesome Living.


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