The Illustrated Wrinklies' Wit and Wisdom : Humorous Quotations on Getting on a Bit
Carlton's best-selling series of Wrinklies books continues with this, the second illustrated outing. First there was Wrinklies' Wit & Wisdom, then came the Wrinklies' Joke Book, and now Illustrated Wrinklies' Wit & Wisdom. Page after page of humorous quotations and funny photographs to match make this book the perfect gift for the 'oldies' in your life! "Getting older is a fascinating thing. The older you get, the older you want to get." (Keith Richards). "Who cares? Let's get it out there, while it lasts. At 70, I'll be throwing them over my shoulders." (Catherine Zeta Jones referring to her topless photos). "You could have the best sex of your life in your 60s and 70s...if you never had sex until you were 60 or 70." (Nora Ephron).
- Hardback | 160 pages
- 166 x 168 x 22mm | 480.82g
- 02 Oct 2006
- Carlton Books Ltd
- Prion Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- colour photographs
About Allison Vale
Rosemarie Jarski writes screenplays and compiles anthologies. Her previous publications include the 2005 bestseller Great British Wit (Ebury), and Prion's Fathers' Wit, Hollywood Wit and Wisecracks. She lives in London.
"'As you read it you think it can't get any better...but it does. A real feast.' - Barry Cryer 'We can all recognise ourselves in Wrinklies' Wit & Wisdom. Read it, enjoy it, and have a good laugh.' - June Whitfield 'Whenever the talk turns to age, I say I am 49 plus VAT' - Lionel Blair 'I can still enjoy sex at 75. I live at 76, so it;s no distance' - Bob Monkhouse"