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Questions tagged [jerome-k-jerome]

Questions about the works of the English writer and humorist Jerome K. Jerome (1859 – 1927) and his life as a writer. Jerome is best known for his novel 'Three Men in a Boat' (1889).

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Was Jerome K Jerome politically active?

Jerome K. Jerome's short story "The New Utopia" has a strongly anti-socialist and anti-democratic message. I had spent an extremely interesting evening. I had dined with some very "...
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What is the meaning of “funny sort” in Jerome K. Jerome's “Passing Of The Third Floor Back”?

In "Passing Of The Third Floor Back" a short story by Jerome K. Jerome (available on Project Gutenberg) we have the following dialogue, without further explanation: Mrs. Pennycherry pondered. “He’s ...