Seriously Funny

Author: Gerald Nachman
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 9780307490728
Size: 80.17 MB
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Gerald Nachman presents the stories of the groundbreaking comedy stars of those years, each one a cultural harbinger: • Mort Sahl, of a new political cynicism • Lenny Bruce, of the sexual, drug, and language revolution • Dick Gregory, ...

Seriously Funny

Author: Shawn Chandler Bingham
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781626375208
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Seriously Funny ranges from ancient Greek dramas to medieval courts jesters to contemporary comedy, from stage performances to the experiences of daily life.

Seriously Funny

Author: Terry Pratchett
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473541883
Size: 17.48 MB
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This collection is filled with his funniest and most memorable words about life, the universe and snoring.

Seriously Funny And Other Oxymorons

Author: Simon Brett
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472139445
Size: 61.87 MB
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The book is arranged according to various categories ranging from Popular Culture to Political Principles and Business Ethics, all covered in Simon Brett's inimitably witty style.

Seriously Funny

Author: Samuel Schmidt
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816530777
Size: 79.41 MB
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"Exploring the ways in which political humor has developed and operated in Mexico over more than four centuries, this is groundbreaking work argues persuasively that political jokes are acts of rebellion: their objective is not to overthrow ...

Seriously Funny

Author: Howard Jacobson
Publisher: Viking Adult
ISBN:
Size: 23.74 MB
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The author argues in this book that the proscribing of certain types of humour may not be beneficial.

All Questions Great And Small

Author: Adrian Plass
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444793179
Size: 59.28 MB
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So Adrian and Jeff eventually decided that maybe they'd better have a go at some answers. This book is the result. They may not have got the answers right, but they have certainly had a good time along the way - and they hope you will, too.

Seriously Funny

Author: Barbara Hamby
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820330876
Size: 55.63 MB
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Can serious poetry be funny? Chaucer and Shakespeare would say yes, and so do the authors of these 187 poems that address timeless concerns but that also include comic elements.

Julie Walters

Author: Bryony Sutherland
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448132762
Size: 39.48 MB
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From her BAFTA-winning television work, such as My Beautiful Son, to her big screen debut alongside Michael Caine in Educating Rita, her starring in Billy Elliot (both of which earned her Oscar nominations) and her portrayal of Mrs Weasley ...