"A witty book about wit that steers an elegant path
between waggishness and wisdom." ―Stephen Fry
Much more than a knack for snappy comebacks, wit is the quick,
instinctive intelligence that allows us to think, say, or do the
right thing at the right time in the right place. In this
whimsical book, James Geary explores every facet of wittiness,
from its role in innovation to why puns are the highest form of
wit. Geary reasons that... more...