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The Resource A pleasury of witticisms and word play, Antony B. Lake ; cartoon illustrations by Harold Montiel

A pleasury of witticisms and word play, Antony B. Lake ; cartoon illustrations by Harold Montiel

Label
A pleasury of witticisms and word play
Title
A pleasury of witticisms and word play
Statement of responsibility
Antony B. Lake ; cartoon illustrations by Harold Montiel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of immortal wit, whimsical verse and other literary tours de force"--Jacket subtitle
Cataloging source
APL
Dewey number
  • 827/.008
  • 808.87
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6153
LC item number
.L33 1975b
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A pleasury of witticisms and word play, Antony B. Lake ; cartoon illustrations by Harold Montiel
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Alliterative rhymes -- Anagrams and palindromes -- Appropriate adverbs -- Classic dedications -- Classic stanzas -- Classroom boners -- Comic dictionary -- Cracks from the critics -- Curses -- Funeral notices -- Funny ads -- Funny epitaphs -- Hilarious headlines -- How's business? -- Humorous signs -- Irish bulls -- Letter-perfect -- Limericks -- Malapropisms -- Newspaper boners -- Parodies -- Prize insults -- Puns -- Riddles -- Ruthless rhymes -- Show me -- Spoonerisms -- Triple platform -- Typographical poetry -- Whimsical verse -- Wisecracks -- You tell 'em
Control code
3873848
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780517231272
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)3873848
Label
A pleasury of witticisms and word play, Antony B. Lake ; cartoon illustrations by Harold Montiel
Publication
Contents
Alliterative rhymes -- Anagrams and palindromes -- Appropriate adverbs -- Classic dedications -- Classic stanzas -- Classroom boners -- Comic dictionary -- Cracks from the critics -- Curses -- Funeral notices -- Funny ads -- Funny epitaphs -- Hilarious headlines -- How's business? -- Humorous signs -- Irish bulls -- Letter-perfect -- Limericks -- Malapropisms -- Newspaper boners -- Parodies -- Prize insults -- Puns -- Riddles -- Ruthless rhymes -- Show me -- Spoonerisms -- Triple platform -- Typographical poetry -- Whimsical verse -- Wisecracks -- You tell 'em
Control code
3873848
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780517231272
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)3873848

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