1000 Years of Laughter An Anthology of Classic Comic Prose

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Published by Naxos Audiobooks .

Written in English

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  • Humour,
  • Literary,
  • Form - Essays,
  • Humor,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Audiobooks,
  • Humor in literature,
  • Wit and humor

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ContributionsDavid Timson (Compiler), Griff Rhys Jones (Introduction)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9161236M
ISBN 109626347694
ISBN 109789626347690

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