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Work: [1] 'The Book of Humour, ...'(1880, book)
> Transcription: [1] from page : 13
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The Battle of the Nile.

Two naval officers were disputing as to the importance of Lord Nelson's victories. They wereunable to agree in opinion, when one of them appealing to the other said, " At all events there can be nodoubt which of his Lordship's victories yielded the least important results." " " Which do you mean?" said the other. "Why of course from its name," was the rejoinder, the victory of the Nihil."



  • Book title: The Book of Humour, Wit & Wisdom. A manual of table-talk. [By L. C. Gent?]]
  • Date: 1880
  • Joke taken from: Page 13
  • Book Editor: GENT, L. C.
  • City: London, Edinburgh
  • Country: England, Scotland
  • Added by: ben
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