History Literature / Molesworth

2nd Jul '16 11:41:38 AM WithFlowers
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* CanisLatinicus - the skool motto is ''quantum ille canis est in fenestra''.

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* CanisLatinicus - the skool motto is ''quantum ille canis est in fenestra''. [[note]]"How much is the dog in the window?"[[/note]]
27th Mar '16 2:56:44 AM Spindriver
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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' crossed with ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)

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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball foopball]], [[UsefulNotes/{{Cricket}} crikit]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' crossed with ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)
26th Mar '16 9:42:53 AM nombretomado
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* {{Cricket}} - anuther 'sporting' experriuns forced on brave noble feerless boys by the system and depikted so well by nigel
10th Jan '16 5:39:51 PM phoenix
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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[TheBeautifulGame foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' crossed with ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)

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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[TheBeautifulGame [[UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' crossed with ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)
19th Oct '15 5:00:46 PM Pichu-kun
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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[TheBeautifulGame foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' crossed with ''NedsDeclassified'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)

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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[TheBeautifulGame foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' crossed with ''NedsDeclassified'', ''Series/NedsDeclassifiedSchoolSurvivalGuide'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)
9th Jun '15 8:48:34 AM Huskyteer
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* CanisLatinicus - the skool motto is ''quantum ille canis est in fenestra''.
18th Feb '15 10:55:02 PM mlsmithca
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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[TheBeautifulGame foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' [[XMeetsY crossed with]] ''NedsDeclassified'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)

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nigel molesworth, gorila of 3b and curse of [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors st custards]], is a brittish skoolboy from the 1950s whose poor speling do not hold him back from rekording his GRATE THORTS about [[BoardingSchool skool]], life, [[TheBeautifulGame foopball]], [[AdultsAreUseless grown-ups]], [[GirlsHaveCooties GURLS]], interplanetry travel ect ect chiz chiz. It could be described as ''Literature/DiaryOfAWimpyKid'' [[XMeetsY crossed with]] with ''NedsDeclassified'', but set in [[TheFifties (slightly shabby, fading) Fifties]] Britain. (mouldy chizz thoze ones came aftur...)
2nd Feb '15 1:09:50 AM Spindriver
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* BoardingSchool - in the obvious sense, st custards IS a boarding skool. However, more importantly, these books are a savage {{parody}} of the traditional boarding school story, replacing pranks and jolly fun with cynicism and dark observation. Nigel okasionally makes reference to traditional skool stories, but clearly knows them for fantasies.

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* BoardingSchool - in the obvious sense, st custards IS a boarding skool. However, more More importantly, these books are a savage cruel {{parody}} of the traditional boarding school skool story, replacing pranks and jolly fun with cynicism and dark observation. Nigel okasionally makes make reference to traditional old-fashioned skool stories, but clearly knows know them for fantasies.
1st Feb '15 3:24:25 PM mlsmithca
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* MilesGloriosus - the masters at st custard's are hapy to talk for ages about there [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarII war]] heroics, but molesworth sa if they did even half of wot they sa they did in the war it wud hav been over by 1940. And gilibrand is gud at SpottingTheThread in there stories as his pater is a general.

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* MilesGloriosus TheMunchausen - the masters at st custard's are hapy to talk for ages about there [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarII war]] heroics, but molesworth sa if they did even half of wot they sa they did in the war it wud hav been over by 1940. And gilibrand is gud at SpottingTheThread in there stories as his pater is a general.
1st Feb '15 3:23:38 PM mlsmithca
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* LastNameBasis - as in aktual brittish skools of TheFifties, boys and beaks alike are almost always adresed by last name only, tho we sometimes see a first name (basil fotherington-tomas, timothy peason ect ect). molesworth even habitually refer to his brother as "molesworth 2".

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* LastNameBasis - as in aktual brittish skools of TheFifties, boys and beaks alike are almost always adresed by last name only, tho we sometimes see a first name (basil fotherington-tomas, timothy peason ect ect). molesworth even habitually refer to his brother as "molesworth 2". 2".
* MilesGloriosus - the masters at st custard's are hapy to talk for ages about there [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarII war]] heroics, but molesworth sa if they did even half of wot they sa they did in the war it wud hav been over by 1940. And gilibrand is gud at SpottingTheThread in there stories as his pater is a general.
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