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The Resource 1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose, compiled by David Timson ; introduced by Griff Rhys Jones with Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara, David Timson, (electronic resource)

1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose, compiled by David Timson ; introduced by Griff Rhys Jones with Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara, David Timson, (electronic resource)

Label
1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose
Title
1000 years of laughter
Title remainder
an anthology of classic comic prose
Statement of responsibility
compiled by David Timson ; introduced by Griff Rhys Jones with Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara, David Timson
Title variation
Anthology of classic comic prose
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This anthology presents some of the funniest extracts in English literature. It opens with Anglo-Saxon riddles and continues with medieval memories, Tudor comic turns and Restoration buffoonery. Also included here are rarities from 18th, 19th, and 20th century novels and children's books
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Timson, David
Dewey number
827/.914/08
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN6175
LC item number
.T56 2002ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Griff Rhys
  • Boyd, Carole
  • Keeble, Jonathan
  • Moffatt, John
  • Sara, Cathy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English wit and humor
  • American wit and humor
Label
1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose, compiled by David Timson ; introduced by Griff Rhys Jones with Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara, David Timson, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60581835
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9789626342695
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • 981804
  • (Sirsi) o60581835
  • (OCoLC)60581835
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 71886 KB; MP3 file size: 140908 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
1000 years of laughter : an anthology of classic comic prose, compiled by David Timson ; introduced by Griff Rhys Jones with Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble, John Moffatt, Cathy Sara, David Timson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60581835
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9789626342695
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • 981804
  • (Sirsi) o60581835
  • (OCoLC)60581835
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 71886 KB; MP3 file size: 140908 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
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