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Author Harris, Leon A.

Title The fine art of political wit / Leon Harris
Edition Second edition
Published London : Cassell, 1965, c1964

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 W'PONDS  808.859358 M3149/F  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 243 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Contents: Richard Brinsley Sheridan -- Benjamin Franklin -- John Randolph of Roanoke and some contemporaries -- Benjamin Disraeli -- Abraham Lincoln -- David Lloyd George -- Franklin Roosevelt's dog -- Winston Churchill -- Aneurin Bevan -- Adlai Stevenson -- John F. Kennedy -- The wit of politicians: British versus American
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 227-230
Subject American wit and humor -- History and criticism.
English wit and humor -- History and criticism.
Politicians -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- Anecdotes.
United States -- Politics and government -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc
United States -- Politics and government -- Anecdotes.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.