Limericks

Too Gross

Isaac Asimov (Author), John Ciardi (Author)

 

Hurling limericks at each other, a dozen at a clip, they charge from the lists (the list includes a gross of limericks by each). It is a brilliant confrontation in one of the English language’s oldest and most demandingly rigid traditions.

Isaac Asimov, one of the world’s best-selling authors, a scientist, academic, romantic, and original thinker, here jousts and jests with his old opponent in the war of the words, John Ciardi. Ciardi, of course, is a poet, world authority on and premier translator of Dante, teacher, critic, and formidable manufacturer and wielder of the word-weapon.

Book Details

  • Paperback
  • May 1985
  • ISBN 978-0-393-04530-7
  • 4.8 × 7.4 in
  • Sales Territory: Worldwide

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