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They made us laugh

Geoff Mellor

They made us laugh

a compendium of comedians whose memories remain alive

by Geoff Mellor

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Published by George Kelsall in Littleborough .
Written in English


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StatementGeoff Mellor.
The Physical Object
Pagination122p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19759622M

  This book thoroughly explores the genre. Comediennes: Laugh Be a Lady chronicles the evolution of the humor through the research of Darryl and Tuezdae Littleton and the scores of interviews they conducted with veteran female performers from all mediums, as well as Tuezdae's own experiences as a : Even though there are now 30 years old, they still have me in hysterics. No other book has got anywhere near making me laugh like this. Also I think they are probably more funny if you are from the UK, as a teenage boy growing up in 80s Britain is probably a very different person to that in the USA!


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