Author:stephen leacock from wikisource jump to: navigation, search. 28 records for stephen leacock find stephen leacock's phone, address, and email on spokeo, the leading online directory. Stephen p h butler leacock, frsc (30 december 1869 - 28 march 1944) was a canadian teacher, political scientist, writer, and humorist between the years 1915 and 1925, he was the best-known english-speaking humorist in the world he is known for his light humour along with criticisms of. Stephen leacock is the author of sunshine sketches of a little town (376 avg rating, 2788 ratings, 163 reviews, published 1912), nonsense novels (393 a. Stephen leacock influences arguably, his immigration to canada and the lake simcoe district of ontario provided the subject material for sunshine sketches of a little town.
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Stephen butler leacock, frsc was an english-born canadian teacher, political scientist, writer, and humorist in the early part of the 20th century he was the best-known humorist in the english-speaking world. The stephen leacock theatre is a worthwhile trip for an evening of great music, comedic performances or a musical for show times, tickets, or information of upcoming shows, please visit the town of georgina's tixhub. Bio before joining the barry law faculty, professor stephen leacock taught at the university of the west indies faculty of law, barbados (1972-75) university of cincinnati college of law (1975-79) and depaul university college of law (1979-1998. This channel is devoted to material produced by the students of stephen leacock collegiate institute in toronto,canada. Examine the life, times, and work of stephen leacock through detailed author biographies on enotes.
A collection of wry looks at literature, education, and other social phenomena by canadian humourist and economics professor, stephen leacock. Books by stephen leacock, model memoirs, maddened by mystery and other stories, a model dialogue, a book of funny dramatics, the perfect lover's guide, romances of business, mackenzie, baldwin, lafontaine, hincks, leacock on life. Sunshine sketches of a little town [stephen leacock] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers sunshine sketches of a little town by stephen leacock, is a selection of stories first published in 1912 it is considered to be one of the best classics of canadian humorous literature. Lord ronald said nothing he flung himself from the room, flung himself upon his horse and rode madly off in all directions gertrude the governess, nonsense novels (1911) special correspondence i learn from a very high authority, whose name i am not at liberty to mention, (speaking to me at a. Collection of stephen leacock quotes, from the older more famous stephen leacock quotes to all new quotes by stephen leacock. Books by stephen leacock, literary lapses, sunshine sketches of a little town, nonsense novels, frenzied fiction, arcadian adventures with the idle rich, moonbeams from the larger lunacy, further foolishness, my discovery of england.
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