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What's so funny about getting old?

Author: Ed Fischer; Jane Thomas Noland
Publisher: Deephaven, MN : Meadowbrook Press ; New York : Distributed by Simon & Schuster, [1994?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of cartoons, quips, quotes, and insights introduces a new comedy genre: elderhumor. It captures the wry hilarity of real-life sitcoms. Generational vocabulary gaps, miscommunications, preoccupation with health and comforts, foibles, disguises (for aging), even physical limitations -- all can have their funny sides when we're laughing at ourselves. -- back cover.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Fischer; Jane Thomas Noland
ISBN: 0881662232 9780881662238 0671511521 9780671511524
OCLC Number: 30667609
Notes: Originally published: Minneapolis, Minn. : CompCare Publishers, ©1991.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: What is so funny about getting old?
Responsibility: Ed Fischer and Jane Thomas Noland.
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