You know that Monty Python sketch, where the guy introduces himself as "Mr. Smoketoomuch"?
"Well, you'd better cut down a little!" says Mr. Bounder.
"You'd better cut down a little then."
"Oh, I see! Smoke too much so I'd better cut down a little then!"
"Yes. Ooh, it's going to get people making jokes about your name all the time, eh?"
"No, actually, it never struck me before. Smoketoomuch..."
We had a Northern English au pair once, whose father actually was the Vicar of Wakefield. She'd been brought up in the Vicarage, and she told us that she had over a dozen copies of this book. That was when she was 18. By now, I imagine that she has at least a hundred.