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The Resource A treasury of American political humor, edited by Leonard C. Lewin

A treasury of American political humor, edited by Leonard C. Lewin

Label
A treasury of American political humor
Title
A treasury of American political humor
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leonard C. Lewin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here will be found some 160-odd examples of the best in the art of humorous political writing, ranging in time from early Revolutionary days to the present. Varying in style from straightforward reportage to brilliant satire, most of the selections have never been anthologized before
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
817.5082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6231.P6
LC item number
L4 1964
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A treasury of American political humor, edited by Leonard C. Lewin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Acknowledgements": p. [4]-8
Contents
The World of Washington: Life in the Hot Center -- Campaigns and Candidates: Getting There is Half the Fun -- The Name of the Game: Patronage and Practical Politics -- What do the Mean?: Politics as a Foreign Language -- Culture and Censorship: Politics in Art and Manners -- Bread and Butter: Ways and Means and the General Welfare -- Who's Un-American?: Loyalty, Left and Right -- Black and White: The Institution is Still Peculiar -- War and Peace: From the American Revolution to the Future, If Any
Control code
192250
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Lccn
64024565
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Inscribed to Molly [Ivins], 1997. Clothbound.
Other physical details
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Label
A treasury of American political humor, edited by Leonard C. Lewin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Acknowledgements": p. [4]-8
Contents
The World of Washington: Life in the Hot Center -- Campaigns and Candidates: Getting There is Half the Fun -- The Name of the Game: Patronage and Practical Politics -- What do the Mean?: Politics as a Foreign Language -- Culture and Censorship: Politics in Art and Manners -- Bread and Butter: Ways and Means and the General Welfare -- Who's Un-American?: Loyalty, Left and Right -- Black and White: The Institution is Still Peculiar -- War and Peace: From the American Revolution to the Future, If Any
Control code
192250
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Andrew Ivins.
Lccn
64024565
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Inscribed to Molly [Ivins], 1997. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill.

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