Mr Footes Other Leg

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Mr Footes Other Leg

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Author :   Ian Kelly
Publisher :   Picador
Published :   12/09/2013
ISBN :   9780330517843
Format :   Paperback
Pages :   xvi, 462 , 16 unnumbered of plates
Size (mm) :   197x130x30
Weight (g) :   300

Samuel Foote, although forgotten now, was a major figure of Georgian London. Friend of Johnson, Garrick, Fielding, Goldsmith, Sheridan, Boswell and Franklin, Foote was the most famous and the funniest man in England. Here, Kelly argues Foote to be the...   Read more
Samuel Foote, although forgotten now, was a major figure of Georgian London. Friend of Johnson, Garrick, Fielding, Goldsmith, Sheridan, Boswell and Franklin, Foote was the most famous and the funniest man in England. Here, Kelly argues Foote to be the singular founding father of the British sense of humour.