Humorists: From Hogarth to Noel Coward download free [PDF and Ebook] by Paul Johnson

Humorists: From Hogarth to Noel Coward download free [PDF and Ebook] by Paul Johnson year 2011
  • Book name: Humorists: From Hogarth to Noel Coward
  • Author: Paul Johnson
  • Release date: 2011/1/7
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Funny Books and Stories
  • ISBN: 9780061825927
  • Rating: 7.08 of 10
  • Votes: 314
  • Review by: Dustin Cook
  • Review rating: 9.16 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/29
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 'It is Johnson's gift that he can make his subjects human and fallible enough that we would...recognize them instantly, while also illuminating what made them heroes.' -Washington Post Book World on Heroes'Johnson is a clear, intelligent, forceful writer, and nothing if not thorough.' -Wall Street JournalPaul Johnson, the acclaimed author of Creators, Heroes, and the New York Times bestseller Intellectuals, returns with a captivating collection of biographical portraits of the Western world's greatest wits and humorists. With chapters dedicated to history's sharpest tongues and most piercing pens, including Benjamin Franklin, Toulouse-Lautrec, G.K. Chesterton, Damon Runyan, W.C. Fields, the Marx Brothers, and many more, Johnson's Humorists is an exciting compendium of our most enduring comical and satirical innovators.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Historical, Political & Military, Literary Studies: General, Biography: General, Funny Books & Stories
  • Available formats: TCR, WORD, EPUB, MobiPocket, DOC, PDF, TXT, HTML. Compressed in DMG, LZ, ZIP, AZW, RAR, ALZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 8.44 USD
  • Dimensions: 132.08x200.66x20.32mm
  • Weight: 181.44g
  • Printed by: HarperPerennial
  • Published in: New York, United States
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