> The Cassell Dictionary of Anecdotes
The Cassell Dictionary of Anecdotes
by Nigel Rees
This book contains a richly entertaining collection of over 1000 stories that include themes as diverse as absent-mindedness, heckling, and windbags. Each anecdote is accompanied by a note about its origins. It is not just a higly readable selection of amusing stories but a very useful one which will be an invaluable source for writers and speakers.