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Benjamin Franklin's humor

Author: Paul M Zall
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. University Press of Kentucky 2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recreating Benjamin Franklin's words in the way that his contemporaries would have read and understood them, the author chronicles Franklin's use (and abuse) of humor for commercial, diplomatic, and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul M Zall
ISBN: 0813123712 9780813123714
OCLC Number: 835552637
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 175 - 179
Description: IX, 186 S Ill 24 cm
Responsibility: by Paul M. Zall
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"The growth in Franklin's control of his comic sense is gradually revealed as Zall traces his wit from his youth to his old age." - ROBERT MIDDLEKAUFF, AUTHOR OF The Glorious Cause: The American Read more...

 
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