Book In-Jokes in...
by Scott Meyers
(3rd edition, Addison Wesley, 2005)
The index of this book contains several “allusion to...” entries. These include:
Barry, Dave, allusion to 229On page 229: ג... I am not making this up ...”.
Monty Python, allusion to 91On page 91: “This version of operator*, then, doesn't return a reference to a Rational - it returns a reference to an ex-Rational; a former Rational; the empty, stinking, rotting carcass of what used to be a Rational but is no longer, because it has been destroyed.”
Also in the index:
pun, really bad 152On page 152, while discussing the Bird and Penguin classes: “Yet we're not finished with these fowl matters.”
goddess see Urbano, Nancy L.Nancy L. Urbano is Meyers' wife.
Special thanks to Ian West for contributing these items.