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Benchley--or else!

Benchley, Robert

Benchley--or else!

by Benchley, Robert

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith drawings by Gluyas Williams
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 273 p.
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16520810M
LC Control Number47031131

  Benchley or Else Hardcover Next page > Books By Robert Benchley All Formats was the first book by a true American original, one whose charming wit and dry humor, and wry, befuddled, gently exasperated outlook on life can never go out of date. Benchley or Else 37 copies, 1 review. Pluck and Luck 32 copies, 1 review. Benchley at the Theatre: Dramatic Criticism, 30 copies, 1 review. The Early Worm 24 copies. Treasurer's Report and Other Aspects of Community Singing 24 copies. Russell Baker's Book of American Humor.

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