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Treasury of great humor

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Wings Books , New York
American wit and humor., English wit and h
Statementedited by Al Sarrantonio.
ContributionsSarrantonio, Al.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6162 .F48 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL978234M
ISBN 100517181509
LC Control Number96015460
OCLC/WorldCa34651430

Treasury of Great Humor Hardcover – J by Al Sarrantonio (Author)Author: Al Sarrantonio. This new book 'Let There Be Laughter: A Treasury of Great Jewish Humor and What It All Means' is a collection of Jewish jokes accumulated by Professor Krasny throughout his life.

The book is written in the same style and voice familiar to all of Krasny's fans /5(). New York Times Book Review. Let There Be Laughter is as much a memoir as an anthology, and some of the best moments in the book are the anecdotes that Krasny tells about how Jewish humor asserts itself in unexpected, provocative and meaningful ways.

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