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Launch of 'Further Foibles: A Savoury Dish of Satirical Verses' by Jeremy Lawrence (with illustrations by Carol Mangiagalli)

At the UCT Irma Stern Museum on Saturday 8 December at 11am

Guest speaker: Ambassador Sheila Camerer

Further Foibles is available in hard-back and soft-cover.
Carol Mangiagalli's original pen-and-ink illustrations will be on sale.
Cash sales if possible please.

Jeremy Lawrence's new book of satirical verses, Further Foibles: A Savoury Dish of Satirical Verses, is to be launched at the Irma Stern Museum on Saturday, 8 December. The illustrations are by Carol Mangiagalli.

In a forward Sir Malcolm Jack writes:

Foibles, or satirical verse exposing the failings and moral weaknesses of mankind, are not written for the faint-hearten or those of ultra-politically correct temperaments.

Be that as it may, the author insists that he composed this collection of humorous poems-which take their cue from the 'ruthless rhymes' of Hilaire Belloc and Harry Graham written a hundred years ago-with no other intention than to amuse.


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Book cover
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Carol Mangiagalli and Jeremy Lawrence
Posted: 2018/11/15 (08:38:22 AM)


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