The Penguin Dictionary of Modern Humorous Quotations

The Penguin Dictionary of Modern Humorous Quotations

Book - 2002 | 2nd ed.
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If you've ever thought, 'I wish I'd said that', The Penguin Dictionary of Modern Humorous Quotations will ensure you're never short of a joke, quip or put-down again. Over 5,500 quotations from the funniest people of the past hundred years are here- from George Bernard Shaw ('I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation') to Woody Allen ('it's not that I'm afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens') and, of course, Homer Simpson ('To alcohol! The cause of - and solution to - all of life's problems!').

As well as such comedic luminaries, this book also contains witticisms from t-shirt slogans, internet sites and the ever-inventive Anon., and ranges across themes from adultery and advertising to youth and even Yugoslavia.

Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2002, c2001.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780140243598
0140243593
Branch Call Number: REF 808.882 Pengu 2001 3583mc 1
Characteristics: x, 373 p. ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Metcalf, Fred

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