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The Fool: His Social & Literary History

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The Fool examines the role of the comic character from its ancient Greek origins through to the work of Charlie Chaplin. Sometimes ironic, sometimes savagely funny, it is a part that Welsford argues is as important to comedy as the hero is in a tragedy.

Although the card covers are a little age toned, there are slight bumps at head and foot of the spine, also corners and edges, plus the upper text block edge has 3 or 4 foxing speckles, and there is a 1cm hole in the back cover and resulting damage to the back free end paper, all text is clear on clean pages and the book is in near very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Enid Welsford
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
13cms x 20cms
Edition:
1968
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
392
Publisher:
Faber
Title:
The Fool: His Social & Literary History

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The Fool examines the role of the comic character from its ancient Greek origins through to the work of Charlie Chaplin. Sometimes ironic, sometimes savagely funny, it is a part that Welsford argues is as important to comedy as the hero is in a tragedy.

Although the card covers are a little age toned, there are slight bumps at head and foot of the spine, also corners and edges, plus the upper text block edge has 3 or 4 foxing speckles, and there is a 1cm hole in the back cover and resulting damage to the back free end paper, all text is clear on clean pages and the book is in near very good condition.

Author(s):
Enid Welsford
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
13cms x 20cms
Edition:
1968
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
392
Publisher:
Faber
Title:
The Fool: His Social & Literary History

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