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Author Horowitz, Susan (Susan N.)

Title Queens of comedy : Lucille Ball, Phyllis Diller, Carol Burnett, Joan Rivers, and the new generation of funny women / Susan Horowitz
Published London : Routledge, ©1997 (2005 printing)
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Description 1 online resource (x, 170 pages)
Series Studies in humor and gender ; v. 2
Studies in humor and gender ; v. 2
Contents Comic appeal, sex appeal, and power -- Lucille Ball -- Phyllis Diller -- Carol Burnett -- Joan Rivers -- Dumb Doras and Gawky Gertrudes -- Wits and wisecrackers
Notes "Transferred to digital printing 2005"--Title page verso
Bibliography Filmography: pages 162-163
Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989.
Burnett, Carol.
Diller, Phyllis.
Rivers, Joan.
Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989. fast
Burnett, Carol. fast
Diller, Phyllis. fast
Rivers, Joan. fast
Subject Comedy -- Sex differences
Stand-up comedy.
Women comedians -- United States.
Women comedians.
Stand-up comedy.
Women comedians.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1136642803