Mcaroni Ballads: and Other Verses (Classic Reprint)

T a Daly


Publisher Marketing: Excerpt from McAroni Ballads: And Other Verses Argument My title has a foreign look; The sort of Latin labelOne might expect upon a bookDevoted to the table. Yet "Macaroni" 's come to beA word of many meanings, (One Noah Webster, LL. D., Explains its Yankee leanings) And some of these, I think, will fitThe facts and personagesMy puny pipings cause to flitAmong these printed pages. If, still, you deem my plain intentToo delicately subtle, I've yet another argumentTo offer in rebuttal: Since these my verses scarce may claimMuch share of fame or boodle, But merely aim to laud the nameOf Mr. Yankee Doodle, May I - whose Pegasus, mayhap, Like his, is but a pony -Not stick a feather in my capeAnd call it McAroni? About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Medie Bøger     Paperback Bog   (Bog med blødt omslag og limet ryg)
Udgivet 18/07-2015
ISBN13 9781331725121
Forlag Forgotten Books
Antal sider 166
Mål 229 × 152 × 9 mm
Vægt 230 gram
Sprog Engelsk