Stephen Leacock

Stephen Leacock

Stephen Butler Leacock, FRSC (30 December 1869 – 28 March 1944) was an English-born Canadian teacher, political scientist, writer, and humorist. In the early part of the 20th century he was the best-known humorist in the English-speaking world.

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Donald Jack - Published Works (Novels, Plays, and Non-Fiction)
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Stephen Leacock - Quotations
... "Gertrude the Governess", 1911 "Professor Leacock has made more people laugh with the written word than any other living author ... Herbert "Mr Leacock is as 'bracing' as the seaside place of John Hassall's famous poster ...
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    Lord Ronald said nothing; he flung himself from the room, flung himself upon his horse and rode madly off in all directions.
    —Stephen Leacock (1869–1944)