""One of the few lessons I have learned in life is that there is invariably something odd about women who wear ankle socks." Alan Bennett "Every generation has its own signature brand of wit, from the Elizabethan wits like William Shakespeare to the Regency and Victorian wits. They re all well-known for their biting barb, caustic commentary, or rude riposte, but until now the wits oftoday have never been brought together. "The Modern Wit "champions the sense of humor of the modern age, taking contributions from politicians ...

The Modern Wit 2008, Michael O'Mara Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781843172543

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