The Resource The 50 funniest American writers* : an anthology of humor from Mark Twain to the Onion, *according to Andy Borowitz

The 50 funniest American writers* : an anthology of humor from Mark Twain to the Onion, *according to Andy Borowitz

Label
The 50 funniest American writers* : an anthology of humor from Mark Twain to the Onion
Title
The 50 funniest American writers*
Title remainder
an anthology of humor from Mark Twain to the Onion
Statement of responsibility
*according to Andy Borowitz
Title variation
Fifty funniest American writers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6165
LC item number
.F55 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The 50 funniest American writers* : an anthology of humor from Mark Twain to the Onion, *according to Andy Borowitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • HAMWEN
  • METHUEN
  • NEWBURYPRT
  • CHELMSFORD
  • ROCKPORT
  • GEORGETOWN
  • NANDOVER
  • ANDOVER
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A presidential candidate / Mark Twain -- The lecture tickets that were bought but never used / George Ade -- The ransom of Red Chief / O. Henry -- from Babbitt / Sinclair Lewis -- from Gentlemen prefer blondes / Anita Loos -- On conversation / Ring Lardner -- Imperial purple / H.L. Mencken -- More alarms at night / James Thurber -- The waltz / Dorothy Parker -- Farewell, my lovely appetizer / S.J. Perelman -- Simple prays a prayer / Langston Hughes -- The night the old nostalgia burned down / Frank Sullivan -- Across the street and into the grill / E.B. White -- The house of mirth / Peter De Vries -- from The magic Christian / Terry Southern -- from How to talk dirty and influence people / Lenny Bruce -- The secret vice / Tom Wolfe -- The counterfeit secret circle member gets the message, or The asp strikes again -- The Kentucky Derby is decadent and depraved / Hunter S. Thompson -- A look at organized crime / Woody Allen -- The tax man / Bruce Jay Friedman -- Letters to Einstein / Philip Roth --
Control code
1318437
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 461 pages
Isbn
9781598531077
Lccn
2011928952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill
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u524493
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1318437
  • (Sirsi) 1318437
  • (OCoLC)701019596

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