Great Aussie insults

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Penguin, Sep 1, 1995 - Humor - 358 pages
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First published in 1973, under the title of 'With Malice Aforethought', this edition has been expanded and updated. Presents general insults hurled at various sections of society including politicians, the clergy, unionists and foreign migrants, as well as invective against particular people and places. Includes a chapter of epitaphs and eulogies, and a section on sport. Includes an index.The editor has published over 60 books, and was made a Member of the Order of Australia in 1991 for his services to literature, particularly folklore.

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Contents

DREST IN A LITTLE BRIEF
21
CONFOUND THEIR POLITICS
49
THE LAST OF LANDS
109
GROWLS FROM GRUB STREET
139
FOR WHERE WE ARE IS HELL
185
CONTEMPT OF COURTS
207
WORK WHINGES
241
EXPLOSIVE EXPLORERS
267
ACCUSING HEADSTONES
293
HYPOCRITICAL HUMBUG
311
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