Pamela Fox'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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it was amazing
Read 2 times. Last read June 9, 2011.

Written by a champion punner, this book chronicles the history of the pun, including how its varying popularity (and lack thereof), and the different types of puns. It also argues that puns are a uniquely human skill - something to be proud of. Great for anyone who loves puns!

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Reading Progress

Finished Reading (Hardcover Edition)
Started Reading
June 9, 2011 – Finished Reading
April 12, 2015 – Shelved (Hardcover Edition)
April 12, 2015 – Shelved

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