Words, Words, Words

Publisher: iUniverse Release date: 2020-04-07

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Witty and stylish essays on the oddities and beauties of the English language; on the greatness of Samuel Johnson; on the comedy of P. G. Wodehouse; on the delights of retirement; on writers savaging other writers; on euphemistic cursing; on strange word origins; on mathematical language; on the majesty of the Irish Literary Renaissance and the power of the Southern American Renascence-on James Joyce, John Millington Synge, Yeats, and Lady Gregory, and on Eudora Welty, Flannery O'Connor, Zora Neale Hurston, Katherine Anne Porter, and William Faulkner; poems of love, nature, and comedy.

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Genre: Humour

Type: EPub

ISBN: 9781532098819

Additional Information

Genre: Humour

Type: EPub

ISBN: 9781532098819

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