Debra's Reviews > The Pun Also Rises: How the Humble Pun Revolutionized Language, Changed History, and Made Wordplay More Than Some Antics

The Pun Also Rises by John Pollack
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Aug 26, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: audiobooks, nonfiction
Read on August 24, 2011

A short history of the pun in various societies. With, of course, some groaningly bad examples. This is NOT a collection of puns, though, but more a book on language. If you are looking for a collection, see Bennett Cerf among others.
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