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The Penguin Dictionary of Modern Humorous Quotations

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What's the funniest thing you've ever heard? Who said it? Was it Oscar Wilde or P. G. Wodehouse? Or maybe it was Noel Coward, Jack Dee, H. L. Mencken, Woody Allen, or Rowan Atkinson. They're all here: over 5,500 quotations from the funniest people of the past hundred years. The result is a book which will give the reader a line for any kind of speech or provide hours of pl ...more
Paperback, 319 pages
Published March 1st 1988 by Penguin Books (first published February 3rd 1987)
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Kay
I'm not thrilled with the arrangement or sturdiness of this book, though the organization by theme ("Pregnancy," "Film," "Sin," etc.) can at times be useful.
Alana Muir
It's a book of quotes. Some are good. Some are dull. It's as good as any other quote collection I've read.
Inggita
Aug 08, 2007 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: gus Dur
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quite dangerous if you're reading it in the bus - and start laughing - you might miss your stop. gus Dur will appreciate it.
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