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The Humor of Humor

The Art and Techniques of Popular Comedy (Classics in Communication and Mass Culture Series)

by Evan Esar

  • 104 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humour,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Wit and humor,
  • Humor,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsArthur Berger (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8432807M
    ISBN 10141280616X
    ISBN 109781412806169

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