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National humour

David Macrae

National humour

Scottish, English, Irish, Welsh, Cockney, American

by David Macrae

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by A. Gardner in Paisley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scottish wit and humor.,
  • English wit and humor.,
  • Welsh wit and humor.,
  • Irish wit and humor.,
  • American wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Macrae ; with illusttrations by John Duncan.
    ContributionsDuncan, John, 1866-1945.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination357 p. :
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22917256M

      Funny book displays are a great way to level the playing field. Letting students know I have a sense of humour has additional benefits. It tells them that I’m approachable and open to new ideas, and hopefully lets them view the library as a welcoming, fun place to be. Anuja Chauhan on adapting her book for film, and not 'dumbing characters down for the sake of humour' Bestselling novelist Chauhan wrote ' The Zoya Factor' in when she was fed up with advertising.

      It's the oldest jibe in the book: 'Americans just don't get irony.' But they do, argues comedian Simon Pegg - our national senses of humour have more in common than we like to : Simon Pegg. National Humour: Scottish-English-Irish-Welsh-Cockney- American. Product Details. Category: books SKU: TMB Title: National Humour: Scottish-English-Irish-Welsh-Cockney- American Author: Rev David Macrae Book binding: Hardcover Publisher: Paisley Alexander Gardner Year of publication: Condition: GOOD. Description. Seller Rating: % positive.

      Packed with illuminating ideas and a good many excellent jokes, the book critically examines various well-known theories of humour, including the idea that it springs from incongruity and the view that it reflects a mildly sadistic form of superiority to others. Drawing on a wide range of literary and philosophical sources, Terry Eagleton moves.   Unusual Story As Tragedy Writes Book Of Humour By Azu Ishiekwene These are not your regular stories. Or regular times. But even in Wuhan this minute, tragedy is .


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