The Portable Curmudgeon

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Editor: Plume
ISBN: 9780452266681
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More than 1,000 outrageously irreverent quotations, anecdotes, and interviews on a vast array of subjects, from an illustrious list of world class grouches. “If you can’t say anything good about someone, sit right here by me.”—Alice Roosevelt Longworth
The Portable Curmudgeon
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Various
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-10-01 - Publisher: Plume

More than 1,000 outrageously irreverent quotations, anecdotes, and interviews on a vast array of subjects, from an illustrious list of world class grouches. “If you can’t say anything good about someone, sit right here by me.”—Alice Roosevelt Longworth
The Portable Curmudgeon Redux
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Jon Winokur
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-01-01 - Publisher: Dutton Adult

Presents a compilation of more than one thousand crotchety, caustic comments uttered by the world's greatest grumps, from Oscar Wilde to Woody Allen
Return of the Portable Curmudgeon
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Jon Winokur
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Plume Books

When turning the other cheek just won't do, try fighting back with the cantankerous remarks of some of the crustiest, grouchiest, and cleverest curmudgeons of all time. Profiles of three world-class wordsmiths--Alexander Woollcott, Oscar Wilde, and Robert Benchley--plus interviews with a variety of caustic commentators make this a collection of
Return of the Portable Curmudgeon
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Jon Winokur
Categories: American with and humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

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Pages: 323
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