Humor

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The Post Office Lady with the Dragon Tattoo: An Essay

I had been dreading this day for more than a year.   Everyone’s favorite Idiot Girl, Laurie...

Mark Twain's Library of Humor

Beginning with the piece that made Mark Twain famous--"The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras...

A Cabinet of Greek Curiosities: Strange Tales and Surprising Facts from the Cradle of Western Civilization

A Cabinet of Greek Curiosities

Strange Tales and Surprising Facts from the Cradle of Western Civilization

US$12.99

Like its whimsical predecessor, A Cabinet of Greek Curiosities collects an assortment of peculiar...

Humour in Anglo-Saxon Literature
US$99.00

Essays lay the groundwork for a theory of humour in Old English literature.

It Looked Different on the Model: Epic Tales of Impending Shame and Infamy

It Looked Different on the Model

Epic Tales of Impending Shame and Infamy

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Everyone’s favorite Idiot Girl, Laurie Notaro, is just trying to...

The Gospel of the Flying Spaghetti Monster

Can I get a “ramen” from the congregation?! Behold the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster...

Comic Relief: A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor

Comic Relief

A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor

Wiley (2009)
US$44.06

Comic Relief: A Comprehensive Philosophy of Humor develops an inclusive theory that integrates...

Rationale of the Dirty Joke: An Analysis of Sexual Humor

Rationale of the Dirty Joke

An Analysis of Sexual Humor

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Why do people tell dirty jokes? And what is it about a joke's dirtiness that makes it funny? ...

The Wicked Wit of Winston Churchill
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A celebration of the boundless humor, intellect, and eloquence of one of the greatest Englishmen in...

Humorists: From Hogarth to Noel Coward

Humorists

From Hogarth to Noel Coward

HarperCollins (2010)
US$14.99

“It is Johnson’s gift that he can make his subjects human and fallible enough that we...