Mirror of Literature,  4 (1824), 286.

Paramount Punning; On Setting Up and Sitting Down



Extract, Poetry, Drollery

Publications extracted:

'American Paper'



    One stanza reads: 'A quack sets up the doctor's trade, / But could he use the sexton's spade / No better than his pills, / The man might toil from morn to night, / And find his match with all his might / To bury half he kills'.

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