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Classics of humour

Classics of humour

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humorous stories, English,
  • Humorous stories, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael O"Mara ; with illustrations by Donald Rooum.
    ContributionsO"Mara, Michael.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1 .C5649 1976, PR1309.S5 .C5649 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 271 p. :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4593898M
    ISBN 100094614407
    LC Control Number77356281
    OCLC/WorldCa3070512

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