Known for his odd-ball sense of humor, J.K. Bangs sharpens his skills in this book. Residents of a boarding house experience the mundane inanities of a boarder referred to as "The Idiot." His fellow-boarders (Bibliomaniac, Pedagog, Doctor, the School-Master and Mr. Brief) suffer his comments, schemes and ideas with little patience, but he never tires of expounding his theories. A tongue-in-cheek look through the mind of an Idiot. Definitely a fun read. A nicely illustrated copy...