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Lardner on war

by Ring Lardner

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Published by Lyons Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Selection of columns appearing in various American periodicals between 1914 and 1919.

    StatementRing Lardner ; edited and with an introduction by Jeff Silverman.
    GenreHumor.
    ContributionsSilverman, Jeff, 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD526.2 .L357 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3325695M
    ISBN 101592281109
    LC Control Number2004299267
    OCLC/WorldCa52784771

      &#;Tornado is a book of ravishing and precise beauty. Death, said Wallace Stevens, is the mother of beauty, and so it is here; around the loss of a beloved sister in childhood, Ted Lardner has spun a radiant web of language by which he reveals what does not and cannot die, in the Author: Ted Lardner.   Good morning, it s Wednesday, March 6, The immortal Ring Lardner entered the world on this date in He would grow up to be friends with F. .

    In these columns Lardner not only covered the great sporting events of the era—from Jack Dempsey’s fights to the World Series and even an America’s Cup—he also wrote about politics, war, and Prohibition, as well as parodies, poems, and penetrating observations on American : Ring Lardner.   Ringgold Wilmer Lardner Jr., was born in Chicago on Aug , one of four sons born to Ring Lardner and the former Ellis Abbott. The other .

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