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Swollen-headed William

Swollen-headed William

painful stories and funny pictures after the German!

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Published by Methuen, Musson in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • William -- II, -- Emperor of Germany, -- 1859-1941 -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext adapted by E.V. Lucas ; drawings adapted by Geo. Morrow.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 84229
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (31 fr.)
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19184622M
    ISBN 100665842295

    Swollen-headed William (After the German), Painful Stories and Funny Pictures. Perhaps most interesting is the storybook Swollen Headed William, a propaganda book for children. In a nearby case are silk-embroidered postcards of various designs, from Allied flags to ‘Greetings from Newry’. In the centre is a pincushion sent by Connaught Ranger William McGrath to his wife in Newry.

    Lucas, E. V. (Edward Verrall), Swollen-headed William [electronic resource]: painful stories and funny pictures after the German! / (London: Methuen ; Toronto: Musson, []) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Lucas, E. V. (Edward Verrall), Swollen-headed William; painful stories and funny pictures after the. E V Lucas Biography - - E V Lucas Biography and List of Works - E V Lucas Books E V Lucas Biography - - E V Lucas Biography and List of Works - E V Lucas Books Swollen-Headed William. Over Bemerton's, an Easy-Going Chronicle. A Swan and Her Friends. The Ladies' Pageant. a Little Book For Wayfarers. Only the Other Day - a Volume Of.

      The cautionary tale lies at the intersection of didacticism and gore. Gruesomeness without redemption is gratuitous (e.g., the Saw series), and didacticism alone (e.g., the simpering 19 th-century.   This book was of course a derived from the ever popular "Struwwelpeter" by Professor Hoffmann, but although the original work was written in German, it appears that this derivation was inspired by an English wartime knockoff of the year prior, , entitled "Swollen-Headed William", which lampooned the Kaiser.


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Description. At the time of the First World War the children’s book Struwwelpeter (shock-headed Peter) was a familiar nursery classic in both Germany and Britain. In this British wartime parody the original cautionary tales of naughty children and their fates are all turned against Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany: the ‘shock-headed Peter’ of the title poem becomes ‘swollen-headed William.

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Swollen-headed William (after the German!) Sicilian school publication commemorating Italy’s entry into the First World War Child's drawing of the sinking of an enemy ship by a zeppelin airship. Edward Verrall Lucas, CH (11/12 June – 26 June ) was an English humorist, essayist, playwright, biographer, publisher, poet, novelist, short story writer and editor.

Born to a Quaker family in Eltham, on the fringes of London, Lucas began work at the age of sixteen, apprenticed to a bookseller. After that he turned to journalism, and worked on a local paper in Brighton and then on.

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