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Published: 10 September 2015

496 Pages


ISBN: 9780199681372

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Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Fifth Edition

Edited by Gyles Brandreth

  • New editor Gyles Brandreth's personally selected, favourite humorous quotations
  • Revised and completely up-to-date edition: new themes, new authors, new quotations
  • Over 5,000 witty one-liners and sparkling anecdotes
  • More than 250 subjects: from Advice to Lies, from Debt to Weddings
  • New quotations from the latest celebrities and wits
  • Add sparkle to a speech or presentation on any subject

New to this Edition:

  • New editor of this edition is writer, broadcaster, and wit Gyles Brandreth
  • Over 1,000 new quotations
  • Many new themes: Advice, Ambition, Driving, Family Life, Office Life, Public Speaking, Restaurants
  • New authors include: George Carlin, Phyllis Diller, Chelsea Handler, Steve Martin, Caitlin Moran, Rita Rudner, Kurt Vonnegut

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