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Rationale of the dirty joke an analysis of sexual humor by Gershon Legman

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Published by Breaking Point in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sex -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.

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Edition Notes

Statementby G. Regman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6231S54 L4 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination992 p.
Number of Pages992
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18820294M

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