The Comic Tradition in America: An Anthology of American Humor
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The selections in this anthology range from Maine to Georgia, and from New England to Mark Twain s Southwest; from boisterous frontier jokes to sharp political and social satire. It was during this century that regional folk humor developed into a conscious literary art of high craftsmanship, and an indispensable part of a native American literature."
Paperback, 432 pages
Published April 17th 1968 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published 1958)
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