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6 edition of Selections from American Humour found in the catalog.

Selections from American Humour

by Mark Twain

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • satire,laughter,irony,pamphlet,american humour,
  • Fiction / Humorous,
  • Humor / Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11636117M
    ISBN 101402198876
    ISBN 109781402198878

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The digit and digit formats both work. Format: Paperback. Excerpt from Selections of American Humour in Prose and Verse IN making a selection from the humorous writers of America, I have been guided mainly by my own likes and dislikes.

Hence this volume lays no claim to being either exhaustive or : John Hamer. Selections Of American Humour, In Prose And Verse [ed. By J. Hamer]. [humour, American] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Selections Of American Humour, In Prose And Verse [ed.

By J. Hamer].Author: American humour. Selections Of American Humor In Prose And Verse () by John Hamer (Author), Mark Twain (Author), Washington Irving (Author) & 0 more ISBN   Spanning nearly years of American humor, this anthology of entertaining tales ranges from the inventive mind of Benjamin Franklin and his story, "Alice Addertongue," to Simon Rich's fable, "Center of the Universe."/5(23).

Selections of American Humor in Prose and Verse. Pages (Excerpt from PREFACE to the text) In making a selection from the humorous writers of America, I have been guided mainly by my own likes and dislikes. Hence this volume lays no claim to being either exhaustive or representative.

the history of American humor these names rank high; in the field of American literature and the American short story they do not rank so high.

I have found nothing of theirs that was first-class both as humor and as short story. Perhaps just below these three should be. Richard Armour's books are funny and worth reading, but based on history that is too mangled to be taken seriously.

That is why I have not voted for his books. Likewise, " and All That" is not based on legitimate history. It is based on deliberate mutilations of historical facts. If you love to laugh then you’re in luck, because we’ve gathered 50 of the funniest books of all time on this can’t-miss list.

From the dark and dry to the witty and wry, from the fictive to the factual, from travel logs to comedic blogs, this extensive collection of humor both classic and new includes something for everyone. Or take a look at book club selections from the experts at Barnes & Noble for carefully selected books with avid readers in mind.

Find captivating books that will ignite meaningful discussions at Barnes & Noble. Past B&N Book Club Selections: American Dirt, Dear Edward, The Nickel Boys, The Family Upstairs, and The Testaments. "One of the greatest pieces of African American literature and one of my favorite books.

Set in the early 20th century and spans 30 years, the story is told in the main protagonist's Celie's. Cartoons, short stories, movie strips, oneliners--humor from all genres fill this overstuffed book. Organized by subject, these hilarious entries feature a veritable who's who of American humor with selections from people such as Woody Allen, Garrison Keillor, Nora Ephron and more/5(5).

Genre/Form: Anthologies (form) Belles-lettres (texts) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Twain, Mark, Selections from American humour.

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18 books 30 voters list created March 1st, by James Henderson. Tags: african-american, comedy, fiction, humor, satire 8 likes Like. Explore our list of American Humor - Peoples & Cultures Books at Barnes & Noble®.

Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are. Stepping out of the darkness, the American emerges upon the stage of history as a new character, as puzzling to himself as to others.

American Humor, Constance Rourke's pioneering "study of the national character," singles out the archetypal figures of the Yankee peddler, the backwoodsman, and the blackface minstrel to illuminate the fundamental role of popular culture in/5(5).

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The greatest pages of American humor. [Stephen Leacock] a study of the rise and development of humorous writings in America with selections from the most notable of the humorists.

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Number of pages ID Numbers Open Library OLM.General features Themes. One leading analysis of American humor, the book American Humor: A Study of the National Character by Constance Rourke, identified the character of the "Yankee" as that first American comic figure, the first widely accepted American character that the nation could find funny, make fun of and even export for the amusement of the world – a gangly traveler who told.