The Devil's Dictionary
The Floating Press, 1. jan. 2009 - 336 sider
Dive into a masterpiece of American satirical writing. The Devil's Dictionary, compiled by famed American journalist and fiction writer Ambrose Bierce, offers readers a compendium of words and phrases with dictionary-style definitions that are blisteringly hilarious and packed with spot-on cynicism and dark humor. The format makes this book a great text for dipping into any time you need a quick laugh.
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LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - et.carole - LibraryThing
If he wasn't dead, I would go to Mexico and look for Bierce. This year's junior research paper for English 11 was fun, because he was my topic. A lovely little book of definitions that I might not ... Læs hele anmeldelsen
LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - Juva - LibraryThing
A vintage collection of devilishly satirical definitions to common words. The perfect resource for the depraved wit seeking the perfect quotation. Læs hele anmeldelsen