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Bartender's Survival Guide

So you want to be a bartender. You have lots of recipes in mind, lots of grand ideas of how fun bartending will be. Whether you want to mix yummy drinks, hear scandalous stories, flirt your way to tips, or simply laugh at drunk people, there is no way to fully anticipate the mental/emotional state of your clientele. 438 more words


Sunday Short: The Variorum Edition of Donne's Satires at the Digital Nexus?

It has been over thirty years since Jerome McGann, D.F. McKenzine, and others catalyzed a shift in literary studies (1) to recenter the field as one unavoidably and necessarily linked to textual history and editorial presentation. 654 more words

The managers last kick, or, The distruction of the Boroughmongers

Woodcut on silk with floral border;

  • Title:The managers last kick, or, The distruction of the Boroughmongers .
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Catalog Record & Digital Collection…

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Arming John Bull to fight the buggoboos!!!

John Bull, a much overburdened soldier, looks up in angry dismay at a helmet inscribed ‘Glory’ which Pitt (left) is about to place on his head.

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The Princess Bride: A Modern Classic

Produced: in 1987 by Rob Reiner/Andrew Scheinman of “Act III Communications.” 

Based on the book The Princess Bride by William Goldman (also the author of the screenplay)  828 more words


Water cresses, come buy my water cresses

“A decrepit old man stands at the door of a house of ill fame at the corner of Portland Street; Mrs Burke is on the door-plate.

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The last stage of cruelty, or, A mercifull example of Quaerism

“A plainly dressed man with lank hair falling on his shoulders, bends over a dog, placing his left hand on the head of the trustful animal.

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