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Lives of the wits.

Hesketh Pearson

Lives of the wits.

by Hesketh Pearson

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humorists, English -- Biography.,
  • English wit and humor -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR931 .P37 1962a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 334 p.
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5873725M
    LC Control Number63001611
    OCLC/WorldCa6823793

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