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Joke ID 56

Work: [1] 'The Book of Humour, ...'(1880, book)
> Transcription: [45] from page : 44
>> Joke: 56

Education of Children.

In the education of children, there is nothing like alluring the appetites andaffection; otherwise youmake so many asses laden with books, and by virtue of the lash, give them their pocket full of learning to keep; whereas, to do well,you should not only lodge it with them, but make them espouse it.



  • Book title: The Book of Humour, Wit & Wisdom. A manual of table-talk. [By L. C. Gent?]]
  • Date: 1880
  • Joke taken from: Page 44
  • Book Editor: GENT, L. C.
  • City: London, Edinburgh
  • Country: England, Scotland
  • Added by: ben
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