Wise Saws and Modern Instances, Volume 1 (of 2)
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Wise Saws and Modern Instances, Volume 1 (of 2)

By Thomas Cooper
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  • Transcriber's Note
    • WORKS
  • WISE SAWS AND MODERN INSTANCES.
    • TO DOUGLAS JERROLD.
    • ADVERTISEMENT.
    • CONTENTS OF THE FIRST VOLUME.
    • KUCKY SARSON, THE BARBER; OR, THE DISCIPLE OF EQUALITY.
    • RAVEN DICK, THE POACHER; OR, "WHO SCRATCHED THE BULL?"
    • TIM SWALLOW-WHISTLE, THE TAILOR; OR, "EVERY DOG HAS HIS DAY."
    • DAVY LIDGITT, THE CARRIER; OR, THE MAN WHO BROUGHT HIS NINEPENCE TO NOUGHT.
    • THE FISHERMAN AND THE FIDDLER; OR, "DON'T SAY SO TILL YOU ARE SURE."
    • MASTER ZERUBBABEL, THE ANTIQUARY; AND HOW HE FOUND OUT THE "NOOSE LARNING."
    • THE BEGGARED GENTLEMAN, AND HIS CROOKED STICK.
    • THE NURTURE OF A YOUNG SAILOR; OR, THE HISTORY OF COCKLE TOM.
    • THE LAST DAYS OF AN OLD SAILOR; OR, "BUTTER YOUR SHIRT! SING TANTARA-BOBUS, MAKE SHIFT!"
    • DOROTHY PYECROFT'S PREACHING; OR, "CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME."
    • THE MINISTER OF MERCY.
    • "MERRIE ENGLAND"—NO MORE!
    • SETH THOMPSON, THE STOCKINGER; OR, "WHEN THINGS ARE AT THE WORST, THEY BEGIN TO MEND."
    • SAM SIMKINS, THE RUN-AWAY; OR, VILLAINY AS A REFUGE FROM THE TORTURES OF SOUR-GODLINESS.
    • BOOKS RECENTLY PUBLISHED BY JEREMIAH HOW.
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