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Joke ID 31

Work: [1] 'The Book of Humour, ...'(1880, book)
> Transcription: [25] from page : 31
>> Joke: 31

Sleep.

Bulwer Lytton says— "Let youth cherish sleep, the happiest of earthlyboons, while yet it is at their command; for there cometh the day to all,when neither the voice of the lute nor thebird shall bring back the sweet slumbers that fell on their youngeyes as unbidden as the dews."

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  • Book title: The Book of Humour, Wit & Wisdom. A manual of table-talk. [By L. C. Gent?]]
  • Date: 1880
  • Joke taken from: Page 31
  • Book Editor: GENT, L. C.
  • City: London, Edinburgh
  • Country: England, Scotland
  • Added by: ben
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