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Jokes: Philosophical Thoughts on Joking Matters

Jokes

Philosophical Thoughts on Joking Matters

University of Chicago Press (2008)
US$11.00

Abe and his friend Sol are out for a walk together in a part of town they haven't been in before....

The Great Thoughts, Revised and Updated: From Abelard to Zola, from Ancient Greece to Contemporary America, the Ideas That Have Shaped the History of the World

The Great Thoughts, Revised and Updated

From Abelard to Zola, from Ancient Greece to Contemporary America, the Ideas That Have Shaped the History of the World

Random House Publishing Group (2011)
US$16.98

Upon its publication, George Seldes's The Great Thoughts instantly took its place as a classic--a...

The Cambridge Companion to Children's Literature
Cambridge University Press (2009)
US$30.00

A wide-ranging introduction to an exciting and rapidly expanding field.

Taking Humour Seriously
Taylor and Francis (1993)
US$24.55

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic

Laughter

An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic

The Floating Press (1914)
US$5.18

What does laughter mean? What is the basal element in the laughable? What common ground can we find...

The Ernies Book: 1000 Terrible Things Australian Men Have Said about Women

The Ernies Book

1000 Terrible Things Australian Men Have Said about Women

Allen & Unwin (2007)
US$15.88

From judges to politicians, cricketers to journalists, chefs to the Governor General, a collection...

The Make-Your-Own Joke Book
Allen & Unwin (2008)
US$6.33

The perfect book for the young comedian in every family!

Selected Letters
OUP Oxford (2008)
US$10.79

This selection of Cicero's letters not merely documents in detail Cicero's career but simultaneously...

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations
OUP Oxford (2007)
US$24.29

This new collection offers a vivid picture of the world in the 21st century, against a backdrop of...

King Oidipous
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2013)
US$9.75

English translation of Sophocles’ famous tragedy of Oedipus and the fate he so much tries to avoid....