|LC control no.||sh 85014576
|Topical heading||Black humor
Black humor (Literature)
Black humor in literature
|See also||Wit and humor
|Scope note||Here are entered general works on humor that treats suffering or the absurdity of existence in a bitter, ironic, morbid, or grimly satiric way, as well as works on such humor in literary form.
|Found in||Britannica Micro. (black humour, also called black comedy)
Encarta world English dict.
Random House dict. (black humor; black comedy)