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English Wit: Quips and Quotes

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From Bognor to Blackpool and from Land's End to Leeds, the funniest wisecracks and one-liners from the green and pleasant land

"The English winter—ending in July to recommence in August."  —Lord Byron

"An Englishman, even if he is alone, forms an orderly queue of one."  —George Mikes

"The difference between English and American humour is $150 a minute."  —Eric Idle

If you love fish and chips and the odd spot of Morris dancing, youll revel in these hilarious quips and quotes from such celebrated characters as William Shakespeare, Eric Idle, and Eddie Izzard.

About the Author

Tom Hay is the author of Office OlympicsScottish Wit, and Welsh Wit.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781849533058
Author:
Hay, Tom
Publisher:
Summersdale Publishers
Subject:
General Humor
Subject:
Humor : General
Edition Description:
Second Edition, Second edition
Publication Date:
20130831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
5 x 3.5 in 1 lb

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Arts and Entertainment » Humor » Anecdotes
Arts and Entertainment » Humor » Ethnic and Regional
Arts and Entertainment » Humor » General
Reference » Quotations Anecdotes and Proverbs
Young Adult » General

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