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Messing About in Quotes By Edited by Gyles Brandreth

Messing About in Quotes
by Edited by Gyles Brandreth

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This new collection brings together a handpicked selection of the funniest quotations presented by writer, broadcaster and wit, Gyles Brandreth. It offers witty, wise and sometimes wicked words on subjects ranging from Art to Bores and from Tennis to Wine.
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Messing About in Quotes: A Little Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations by Edited by Gyles Brandreth

Become a dazzling wit or enjoy a good laugh with this entertaining collection of humorous quotations, carefully handpicked and edited by writer and broadcaster Gyles Brandreth. From Art to Bores, Tennis to Wine, this little dictionary contains over 2,700 of the best quotations, from witty one-liners and funny phrases to pithy comments and unintended humour. If you live to be one hundred you've got it made. Very few people die past that age. - George Burns I thought coq au vin was love in a lorry. - Victoria Wood Champagne, if you are seeking the truth, is better than a lie-detector. - Graham Greene The trouble with a book is that you never know what's in it until it's too late. - Jeanette Winterson

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Messing About in Quotes Reviews


Always good for a laugh and there are lots of laughs, familiar and unfamiliar, on every page from many others wits. * Robert Tanitch, Mature Times *
A great stocking filler. * The People's Friend *

About Edited by Gyles Brandreth


Gyles Brandreth is a writer, broadcaster and former MP - and one of Britain's most sought-after award ceremony hosts and after dinner speakers. A reporter on The One Show and a regular contestant on Radio 4's Just a Minute, his many books include The Oscar Wilde Murder Mysteries, the no.1 bestseller: The 7 Secrets of Happiness, as well as the hugely popular Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations.

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GOR009686986
Messing About in Quotes: A Little Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations by Edited by Gyles Brandreth
Edited by Gyles Brandreth
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Oxford University Press
2018-10-03
400
019881318X
9780198813187
N/A
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