Anguished English: An Anthology of Accidental Assualts Upon Our Language (Mass Market Paperbound)

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Anguished English is the impossibly funny anthology of accidental assaults upon our language. From bloopers and blunders to Signs of the Times to Mixed Up Metaphors...from Two-Headed Headlines to Mangling Modifiers, here is an outrageous treasury of assaults upon our common language that will leave you roaring with delight and laughter.

About the Author

Richard Lederer is the author of more than 30 books about language, history, and humor, including his best-selling "Anguished English" series and his current book, "Presidential Trivia". He has been profiled in magazines as diverse as "The New Yorker", "People", and the "National Enquirer" and frequently appears on radio as a commentator on language. Dr. Lederer's syndicated column, "Looking at Language," appears in newspapers and magazines throughout the United States. He has been named International Punster of the Year and Toastmasters International's Golden Gavel winner.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780440203520
ISBN-10: 044020352X
Publisher: Dell
Publication Date: August 15th, 1989
Pages: 192
Language: English