The Project Gutenberg E-text of Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic, by Henri Bergson

This work, by Professor Bergson, has been revised in detail by the
author himself, and the present translation is the only authorised one.
For this ungrudging labour of revision, for the thoroughness with which
it has been carried out, and for personal sympathy in many a difficulty
of word and phras…