John Mottley Bibliography

Joe Miller’s Jest-book, or The Wit’s Vade Mecum 1739
Collection of coarse jests, only three of which are attributable to Joe Miller (1684-1738). Miller was an English comedian and member of the Drury Lane company from 1709. His roles included Trinculo in The Tempest, First Gravedigger in Hamlet, and Marplot in The Busybody. There is a reference to Miller in Beckett’s Murphy