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Famous Last Words and Tombstone Humor

Famous Last Words and Tombstone Humor

by Gyles Brandreth
     
 
Some people can't resist going out with a bang. Caesar's parting words, "Et tu, Brute?" are well known, but what about a murderer's last request as he faced the firing squad: a bullet-proof vest? "Quaint, drily appropriate or simply hilarious."—Booklist. "A funny collection."—Yankee. 128 pages, 5 3/8 X 8 1/4.

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Some people can't resist going out with a bang. Caesar's parting words, "Et tu, Brute?" are well known, but what about a murderer's last request as he faced the firing squad: a bullet-proof vest? "Quaint, drily appropriate or simply hilarious."—Booklist. "A funny collection."—Yankee. 128 pages, 5 3/8 X 8 1/4.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780806969503
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
04/15/1989
Pages:
128
Age Range:
9 Years

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