Title THE CLERIHEWS OF PAUL HORGAN
Book Condition Fine, as new, in marigold cloth with gilt spine stamping; in an illustrated dust jacket. With graphic intelligence by Joseph Reed, and an introductory ode by Jacques Barzun. Tall octavo.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press, (1985).
081955149X / 9780819551498
Seller ID 41563.00
Named for E.C(lerihew) Bentley, this larky form of comic quatrain miniature biography is here taken up by Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Horgan, on subjects ranging from Hegel ("Had to have his morning bagel") to Babe Ruth ("Was considered uncouth").
Humor. Poetry. Literature. Western Literature.