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Russell Baker's book of American humor.

Author: Russell Baker; Tony Randall
Publisher: Petaluma, CA : Mind's Eye, ℗1994.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A representative selection of humorous American short stories.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Baker; Tony Randall
ISBN: 1559351519 9781559351515 1565115767 9781565115767
OCLC Number: 31612772
Performer(s): Read by Tony Randall.
Description: 4 audiocassettes : analog, stereo
Contents: Uncle Harold / Russell Baker --
Uncle Edith's ghost story / Robert Benchley --
Fear of flying isn't groundless / Mike Royko --
excerpts from The devil's dictionary ; The foolish woman ; Man and lightning / Ambrose Bierce --
Four dialogs / Erma Bombeck --
The fundamentals of contemporary courtesy / P.J. O'Rourke --
Press relations / Art Buchwald --
The making of Theodore H. White / Nora Ephron --
Call this a government, excerpt from The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain --
Confessions of a humorist / O. Henry --
Cables from the White House / Abraham Lincoln --
Old mistresses apologue / Benjamin Franklin --
Tain't so / Langston Hughes --
Texas observed / Molly Ivans --
The night the ghost got in / James Thurber --
The Horace Greeley story / Mark Twain --
A bedtime story ; How to tell a true princess / Ring Lardner --
The draft in Baldinsville / Artemus Ward --
A matter of style / Larry King --
A hard case ; How old Abe received the news of his nomination / Artemus Ward --
The duke and dauphin, excerpt from The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain --
Coolidge / H.L. Mencken --
Three letters / Abraham Lincoln --
The jogger's prayer / Tom Wolfe --
A romance, William Barker, the young patriot / Artemus Ward.
Other Titles: Book of American humor

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A representative selection of humorous American short stories.

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