Author: Jonathon GreenPublisher: CassellYear: 1999Language: EnglishPages: 311ISBN/UPC (if available): 0304351970
A treasury of invective, spite and general bad feeling, this Dictionary of Insulting Quotations records the guilty verdicts passed on a whole host of individuals, nations and ways of life. A FEW EXCERPTS:If only he'd wash his neck, I'd wring it.She has two expressions-joy and indigestion. A man of many talents-all of them minor.She has only one fault. She is insufferable.If he were any dumber, he'd be a tree.