The Marx Brothers
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Books in which material of the Marx Brothers is quoted


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Baker, Russel (ed.): Russell Baker's Book of American Humor
Reprints letters from Groucho to Irving Hoffman and Harry Kurnitz

 

- W.W. Norton & Co., 1993

Brallier, Jess M.: Medical Wit and Wisdom : The Best Medical Quotations from Hippocrates to Groucho Marx

 /  / 1993 / 1 56138 289 2

- , 1993, ISBN: 1 56138 289 2 (ISBN-13: 9781561382897)
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Gonzalez, Luis Anthony: Wisdom of the Marx Brothers: Life Lessons from Groucho, Chico, and Harpo
The author takes scenes from the movies and applies the "morale" to our normal life.

self-published /  / 2018 / 1 98682 071 8

- self-published, 2018, ISBN: 1 98682 071 8 (ISBN-13: 9781986820714)
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Green, Joey: Marx & Lennon : The Parallel Saying
a collection of 400 quotes by Marx and Lennon. (Groucho and John)

Hyperion /  / 2005 / 1 401 30809 0

- Hyperion, 2005, ISBN: 1 401 30809 0 (ISBN-13: 9781401308094)
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Gribetz, Jessica (ed.): Wise Words : A Treasury of Jewish Wisdom from the Bible to Groucho Marx

William Morrow and Company / New York, NY / 1997 / 0 688 15108 6

- William Morrow and Company, New York, NY, 1997, ISBN: 0 688 15108 6 (ISBN-13: 9780688151089)
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Hofmarcher, Arnaud (Series Ed.): Les Marx Brothers: Pensées, répliques et anecdotes
Preface by Pierre Drachline. Quotes, mostly from Groucho.

J'ai lu / France / 1999 / 2 290 05334 1 Le Cherche Midi /  / 2010 / 2 7491 1663 5 le cherche midi éditeur / Paris, France / 1995 / 2 86274 400 X  /  /  /

- (français) le cherche midi éditeur, Paris, France, 1995, ISBN: 2 86274 400 X (ISBN-13: 9782862744001)
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- (français) le Grand livre du mois, Paris, France, 1995, ISBN: 2 286 07189 6 (ISBN-13: 9782286071899)
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- (français) J'ai lu, France, 1999, ISBN: 2 290 05334 1 (ISBN-13: 9782290053348)
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- (français) Le Cherche Midi, 2010, ISBN: 2 7491 1663 5 (ISBN-13: 9782749116631)
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Jarski, Rosemarie: Wisecracks : Great Lines from the Classic Hollywood Era
Publisher's description: "Rosemarie Jarski's selection mixes all the classic Hollywood lines with little known gems"

Contemporary Books /  / 1999 / 0 8092 2516 6

- Contemporary Books, 1999, ISBN: 0 8092 2516 6 (ISBN-13: 9780809225163)
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- Prion Books Ltd, 2000, ISBN: 1 85375 357 2 (ISBN-13: 9781853753572)
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MacHale, Des: Wit
There are several books of quotes with "Wit" in the title by this author. It appears here because some Spanish editions have Groucho on the cover

Booket /  / 2007 / 84 0807 499 7 Amat Editorial / Barcelona / 2001 / 84 97350 29 4

- (español) Amat Editorial, Barcelona, 2001, ISBN: 84 97350 29 4 (ISBN-13: 9788497350297)
   titled: Las mejores frases de todos los tiempos, translated by: Aida Santapau

- (español) Booket, 2007, ISBN: 84 0807 499 7 (ISBN-13: 9788408074991)
   titled: Las mejores frases de todos los tiempos

Marx, Groucho: (no title)
A short article about Groucho's childhood, seems to an excerpt from "Groucho and me". This bi-monthly magazine was given away for free, if you bought a Procter & Gamble product

 

- Disney Magazine, 1976-Nov/Dec

Menchin, Robert; Kohl, Joe (Illustrator): 101 Classic Jewish Jokes : Jewish Humor from Groucho Marx to Jerry Seinfeld

 /  / 1997 / 0 914457 88 8

- , 1997, ISBN: 0 914457 88 8 (ISBN-13: 9780914457886)
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Muir, Frank: The Oxford Book of Humorous Prose: From William Caxton to P.G. Wodehouse
Muir makes several references to Groucho Marx in his section on S.J. Perelman. He also reprints Groucho's correspondence with Warner Bros. regarding the release of "A Night In Casablanca."

Oxford University Press / Oxford, UK / New York, NY / 1990 / 0 19 282959 9

- Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK / New York, NY, 1990, ISBN: 0 19 214106 6 (ISBN-13: 9780192141064) / (hardcover)
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- Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK / New York, NY, 1990, ISBN: 0 19 282959 9 (ISBN-13: 9780192829597) / (paperback)
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Richler, Mordecai (ed.): The Best of Modern Humor
Reprints Groucho's correspondence with Warner Brothers regarding the release of "A Night in Casablanca," as well as a letter Groucho wrote to Gummo

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- Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY, 1983

Rosten, Leo: Leo Rosten's Carnival of Wit; From Aristotle to Groucho Marx

Plume /  / 1996 / 0 452 27099 5

- E P Dutton, 1994, ISBN: 0 525 93716 1 (ISBN-13: 9780525937166)
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- Plume, 1996, ISBN: 0 452 27099 5 (ISBN-13: 9780452270992)
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Scully, Frank (ed.): Bedside Manna: The third fun in bed book
Texts by Groucho Marx, W.C. Fields, S.J. Perelman, Robert Benchley and others

Simon and Schuster / New York, NY / 1938 /

- Simon and Schuster, New York, NY, 1938

Spagnoli, Marco: Se mi sposi non guarderò mai più un altro cavallo. Battute e pensieri
I think this is a collection of Groucho quotes

Nuovi Equilibri / Italy / 1998 / 88 7226 412 X

- (italiano) Nuovi Equilibri, Italy, 1998, ISBN: 88 7226 412 X (ISBN-13: 9788872264126)
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White, Daniel R.: Trials & Tribulations
includes a drawing of Groucho and the YBYL duck, reprints Groucho's letters to the Warner Brothers

 

- Plume, 1991

Winokur, John (ed): The Portable Curmudgeon
"... [has quotes from Groucho] (along with a very short biography and a very nice drawing)" (TFG)

 

- New American Library

Zéboulon, Richard: Petite Anthologie De L'Humour Juif. Opus 2
Citations De Karl à Groucho Marx en passant par

Le Bord de l’eau / Lormont, France / 2006 / 2 915651 45 0

- (français) Le Bord de l’eau, Lormont, France, 2006, ISBN: 2 915651 45 0 (ISBN-13: 9782915651454)
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