About this book
A truly international collection of comic verse featuring classics from Chaucer to Wendy Cope but with a wide range of less well-known delights. 'Mr Gross has put enough plums in his pudding to cheer the most melancholy reader.' Ned Sherrin "Evening Standard".
A wide-ranging anthology of comic verse including epigrams, street ballads, clerihews, limericks, advertising jingles, as well as the classic writers of comic verse, from Chaucer to Ogden Nash and beyond.
|Oxford University Press|