Precious Nonsense

  PREFACE

  INTRODUCTION

 collapse sectionPART ONE—  THE UNOBSERVED AND ALL OBSERVERS:  THE GETTYSBURG ADDRESS
 1—  The Gettysburg Address in 1863
 2—  Perversity
 3—  Plain Nonsense

 collapse sectionPART TWO—  FAILURE AND SUCCESS IN BEN JONSON'S EPITAPHS FOR HIS CHILDREN
 1—  "On My First Son"
 2—  "On My First Daughter"

 collapse sectionPART THREE—  SHAKESPEARE'S TWELFTH NIGHT
 1—  Twelfth Night 1.1:  The Audience As Malvolio
 2—  Getting into the Spirit of Twelfth Night:  The Audience as Malvolio again
 3—  The Last Few Minutes of Twelfth Night

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