The Genial Idiot: His Views and Reviews

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Wildside Press LLC, 2011 - Fiction - 96 pages
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Originally published as a column in the New York Times, John Kendrick Bangs's series of humorous sketches pokes fun at everything from poetry to Valentine's Day to Christmas shopping. A treat from a master satirist!
  

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Contents

He Discusses Maxims and Proverbs
7
He Discusses the Ideal Husband
11
The Idiots Valentine
16
He Discusses Finance
22
He Suggests A Comic Opera
27
He Discusses Fame
32
On the Decadence of AprilFoolsDay
37
Spring and Its Poetry
41
The Housemaids Union
51
The Gentle Art of Boosting
56
He Makes a Suggestion to the Poet
61
He Discusses the Music Cure
67
He Defends Campaign Methods
72
On Short Courses At College
76
The Horse Show
81
Suggestion to Christmas Shoppers
86

On FlatHunting
46
For a Happy Christmas
90

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