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1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose

Author: David TimsonGriff Rhys JonesCarole BoydJonathan KeebleJohn MoffattAll authors
Publisher: [Franklin] : Naxos AudioBooks, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This anthology presents some of the funniest extracts in English literature. It opens with Anglo-Saxon riddles and continues with medieval memories, Tudor comic turns and Restoration buffoonery. Also included here are rarities from 18th, 19th, and 20th century novels and children's books.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Timson; Griff Rhys Jones; Carole Boyd; Jonathan Keeble; John Moffatt; Cathy Sara
ISBN: 9626342692 9789626342695
OCLC Number: 60581835
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): David Timson, Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 71886 KB; MP3 file size: 140908 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Anthology of classic comic prose
Responsibility: compiled by David Timson ; introduced by Griff Rhys Jones with Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara, David Timson.

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This anthology presents some of the funniest extracts in English literature. It opens with Anglo-Saxon riddles and continues with medieval memories, Tudor comic turns and Restoration buffoonery. Also included here are rarities from 18th, 19th, and 20th century novels and children's books.

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