The Gentleman's Bedside Companion A Compendium of Manly Information for the Last Fifteen Minutes of the Day (Hardcover)
|Author: Tom Cutler|
|An engaging compendium from the author of "211 Things a Bright Boy Can Do, The Gentleman''s Bedside Companion" is a bracing collection of information, humor, and curiosities that will help every man make his mark on the world with panache.|
From the Publisher:
Delightful Things to Read About Before the Snoring Starts || Have you ever found that once you are between the sheets, Madame Bovary is too heavy, magazines are too slippery, and Crime and Punishment is too long? || The Gentleman's Bedside Companion is the answer-a bracing collection of information, humor, and curiosities that will help every man make his mark on the world with panache. || Spanning the arts, sciences, sports, and the opposite sex, topics include: || Bananas as proof of God's existence || Great bits from the Bible || Famous painters and how they died || The Monkees, a potted history || All about submarines || Useful foreign pickup lines || An international swearing dictionary || Let the horizontal reading begin.