He burlesqued a business of recognizing her with much astonishment.
The wonder is that children should ever have been burlesqued, or held to be fit subjects for irony.
But I think it may be regarded as proof that Verne cannot be burlesqued.
He might have burlesqued Virgil too, from whom I took the image.
"Don't tell me you're a lady doctor, ma'am," he burlesqued his alarm.