Love Conquers All (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Love Conquers All (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Robert Benchley
     
 

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Long before Jerry Seinfeld’s witty observations about “nothing,” Robert Benchley was finding humor in daily life. In this collection of his essays, originally published in 1922, Benchley offers his wry insights into the seemingly mundane with essays such as “How to Watch a Chess Match,” “Do Insects Think?” and

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Long before Jerry Seinfeld’s witty observations about “nothing,” Robert Benchley was finding humor in daily life. In this collection of his essays, originally published in 1922, Benchley offers his wry insights into the seemingly mundane with essays such as “How to Watch a Chess Match,” “Do Insects Think?” and “Reading the Funnies Aloud.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411441415
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
326
File size:
372 KB

Meet the Author

Robert Benchley (1889–1945) was an American humorist, journalist, drama critic, and film actor. A central figure of the Algonquin Roundtable, he was renowned for his articles in the New Yorker. Defining humor as “anything that makes people laugh,” he had a great impact on humorists such as Woody Allen and Dave Barry.

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