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Title:The Official Bureaucrat's Guide for Navigating Bureaucracy (OBGNB)
Price:USD$4,000.00
Book ID:TD00-152132
Quantity:1
Publisher:American Information Services, 2011
Edition:First Edition Stated
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
American Information Services, 2011, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition Stated

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text unmarked. Gift inscription to previous owner on front free endpaper. Wraps lightly bumped and shelf worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN/EAN: 9781461197164. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 152132.
Title:The Family Book ( ex-libris Ronnie Barker ]
Price:GBP£750.00 (about USD$959.38)
Book ID:SL00-24427
Quantity:1
Publisher:Feature Books, London, 1946
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
Feature Books, 1946, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, First Edition

'The Family Book' was published by Feature Books, London 1946. It is, basically, a small album with printed pages/headings into which the owner could insert family details and photographs etc. Title page reads 'The Family Book being the record of the personal history, adventures, interests, and achievements, during war and peace of each member of the house of ( insert family name )'. Ronnie Barker, seeing an opportunity for fun, has ... More Text...
Title:Lika Joko. No. 1, Oct. 20, 1894 to No. 26, Apr. 13, 1895 (Complete Run)
Price:GBP£600.00 (about USD$767.51)
Book ID:DB03-24481
Quantity:1
Publisher:Lika Joko, London, 1895
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Lika Joko, 1895, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, First Edition

Complete run of al 26 issues of Lika Joko in original paper covers. Some marking and creasing to covers. Staples rusted. Bindings firm. A couple of issues have the odd small tear to covers. Edges foxed and browned. Some foxing internally. Furniss left Punch in 1894 when its owners discovered that he had sold one of his 'Punch' drawings to Pears Soap for use in an advertising campaign. He then brought out his own humorous magazine Lika ... More Text...
Title:Jingles, Jokes, and Funny Folks
Price:GBP£395.00 (about USD$505.28)
Book ID:M002-03319
Quantity:1
Publisher:Ernest Nister, E.P. Dutton, UK, 1898
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Louis Wain
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Ernest Nister, E.P. Dutton, 1898, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition, Illustrated By: Louis Wain

An unusually well-preserved copy of a scarce title. Generally clean and clear throughout, with only very faint toning towards page edges, a very tiny nick in the top edge of the front endpaper, and no other notable signs of damage or wear. Patterned endpapers are very lightly browned towards the centre from contact with boards. Profusely illustrated in black & white, and with a ... More Text...
Title:Some 'Frightful' War Pictures [COMPLETE WITH SCARCE DUST JACKET]
Price:GBP£332.50 (about USD$425.33)
Book ID:JT00-9020
Quantity:1
Publisher:Duckworth & Co, London, 1915
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:W Heath Robinson
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Duckworth & Co, 1915, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: W Heath Robinson

William Heath Robinson (1872-1944) was an English cartoonist and illustrator best known for drawings of ridiculously complicated machines for achieving simple objectives. Best known for his hilarious drawings of zany contraptions, Starting out as a watercolour artist, he quickly turned to the more lucrative field of book illustration and developed his forte in ... More Text...
Title:The Academia Waltz: An Anthology by the University of Texas Cartoonist Berke Breathed
Price:USD$375.00
ISBN:0884081222
Book ID:PL00-608292
Quantity:1
Publisher:Sterling Swift Publishing Company, 1979
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Trade Paperback
Condition:Very Good Condition
Sterling Swift Publishing Company, 1979, Trade Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

Book in very good condition - previous owner's name inked inside front cover, otherwise no interior marks noted; faint reading crease along spine on front cover, short light crease on back cover, light rubs and edge wear; partial light crease to first page; pages tanned, small damp stain bottom and top open edges. Oblong book. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. 91 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Comics & Graphic Novels; Texas; Humour. ISBN: 0884081222. ISBN/EAN: 9780884081227. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 608292.
Title:THE ADVENTURES OF LORD IFFY BOATRACE: A Novel
Price:GBP£275.00 (about USD$351.78)
Signed:By Author
ISBN:0283060042
Book ID:O002-30553
Quantity:1
Publisher:Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London, 1990
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine
Dust Jacket:Fine
Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, 1990, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, First Edition, Signed by Author(s)

A satire on the aspirations, greed, and fantasies of a certain kind of Englishman. Signed & Numbered by the Author. First Edition. Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London 1990. x + 150pp hb dw unread, slight shelf wear otherwise fine Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Pages: 0
Title:Lions and Lambs (with interpretations by ‘LYNX') (SIGNED COPY)
Price:GBP£250.00 (about USD$319.80)
Signed:By Author
Book ID:B009-3260
Quantity:1
Publisher:Jonathan Cape, London, 1928
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:David A. C. Low (1891-1963)
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Jonathan Cape, 1928, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Inscribed by Author, Illustrated By: David A. C. Low (1891-1963)

A first edition (1928) inscribed: “To Mr & Mrs Gerald Wathen from the Lynx and Lynx-cub Christmas 1928”. The 'Lynx' was the pseudonym of Rebecca West (the stage name of Cicely Isabel Fairfield). Gerald Wathen was the headmaster at 'The Hall’ a North London prep school in which ‘the Lynx-cub’ – her son ... More Text...
Title:Baby, It's Cold Inside
Price:USD$300.00
Signed:By Author
ISBN:9780671206543
Book ID:RE00-51810
Quantity:1
Publisher:Simon & Schuster, New York, 1970
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Fine
Simon & Schuster, 1970, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, First Edition, Inscribed by Author

PERELMAN, SIDNEY J. Baby, It's Cold Inside, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1970. Octavo, first edition, pp. 253, red cloth boards with gilt-stamped lettering on spine and upper panel, top edge tinted red, inscribed by the author on the title page "For Harriet with such admiration for her prose and her person that words fail me ... Sid, 26 September, ... More Text...
Title:The Comic History Of England
Price:GBP£175.00 (about USD$223.86)
Book ID:TP01-30121
Quantity:1
Publisher:Punch Office, London, 1847
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Punch Office, 1847, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

twenty coloured plates, and one hundred and twenty woodcuts,four raised bands decorative gilt spine This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). bookplate to endpaper. Moderately foxed throughout. slight bumps to corners. Category: Humour; Britain/UK; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Jeeves & Wooster 5 Volume Set: 'Ring for Jeeves'; 'The Mating Season'; 'The Code of the Woosters'; 'Right Ho, Jeeves'; 'Thank You, Jeeves'; 'Joy in the Morning'
Price:GBP£170.30 (about USD$217.85)
Book ID:CC00-071235
Quantity:1
Publisher:Folio Society, 2000
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine Condition
Folio Society, 2000, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine Condition

~~5 volumes: 'Ring for Jeeves'; 'The Mating Season'; 'The Code of the Woosters'; 'Right Ho, Jeeves'; 'Thank You, Jeeves'; 'Joy in the Morning'~~Fine 2000 1st impression Folio Society box set with slipcase, illustrated by Paul Cox. Light surface crease to lower front edge of slipcase and a little rubbing to base of box only, else Fine and bright, appears unused. More by this author available Sent Airmail at no extra cost; Worldwide Shipping ... More Text...
Title:Doug Anthony All Stars Book
Price:AUD$290.00 (about USD$210.86)
ISBN:0044421109
Book ID:MB02-16040162
Quantity:1
Publisher:Allen & Unwin, Australia, 1989
Edition:Second Printing
Binding:Trade Paperback
Condition:Very Good
Allen & Unwin, 1989, Trade Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, Second Printing

122 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; ISBN: 0044421109. ISBN/EAN: 9780044421108. Inventory No: 16040162. *** FREE tracked shipping for all orders within Australia ***
Title:Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Price:USD$200.00
Book ID:RE00-54008
Quantity:1
Publisher:Knopf, New York, 1964
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Knopf, 1964, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition

DAHL, ROALD. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, New York: Knopf, 1964. Octavo, second state, pp. [iii], 162, dark red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, title blind-stamped on front, top edge tinted maroon. Second state signified by five-line colophon and cranberry boards, politically incorrect Joseph Schindelman illustrations, which were excised from later editions (the ... More Text...
Title:La Correctionnelle Petites Causes Celebres: Etudes De Moeurs Populaires Au Dix-Neuvienne Siecle
Price:USD$200.00
Book ID:DH00-010079
Quantity:1
Publisher:Chez Martinon, Paris, 1840
Edition:Edition Unstated
Illustrator:Gavarni, Paul
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Poor Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Chez Martinon, 1840, Hardcover, Book Condition: Poor Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated, Illustrated By: Gavarni, Paul

Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Illustrated paper over boards, deckle edges, originally published with 100 sections of three pages of text printed into columns, each preceded by the same wood engraved header illustration signed by Gavarni, and a full-page Gavarni lithograph relating to the ... More Text...
Title:Lika Joko. No. 1, Oct. 20, 1894
Price:GBP£150.00 (about USD$191.88)
Book ID:DB03-24482
Quantity:1
Publisher:Lika Joko, London, 1894
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Lika Joko, 1894, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

Furniss left Punch in 1894 when its owners discovered that he had sold one of his 'Punch' drawings to Pears Soap for use in an advertising campaign. He then brought out his own humorous magazine Lika Joko, which had limited success at the time. Comes with associated newspaper snippet. Profusely illustrated. Size: 4to - between 9¾ - 12" tall. viii + 16pp. One volume of the 26-volume set. Binding firm. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Edges foxed and browned. Staples rusted. Covers slightly marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Art & Design; 19th century; Humour. Inventory No: 24482.
Title:Berlin Fucking City
Price:GBP£125.60 (about USD$160.67)
ISBN:9783865825278
Book ID:CC00-057639
Quantity:1
Publisher:Monsenstein und Vannerdat, 2007
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Monsenstein und Vannerdat, 2007, Softcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, First Edition

Nr Fine 1st ed 2007 Monsenstein und Vannerdat paperback, German language, a terrific work. Light crease to edge of front cover alongside spine only, else Fine and bright Sent Airmail at no extra cost; Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH Text is in German. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Humour; German Language; ISBN/EAN: 9783865825278. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 057639.
Title:Travels in America
Price:USD$150.00
Book ID:RE00-51980
Quantity:1
Publisher:William Pearson, New York, 1833
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
William Pearson, 1833, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

FIBBLETON, GEORGE [Asa Greene]. Travels in America, New York: William Pearson, 1833. 12mo, first edition, pp. 216, original purple cloth boards (new browned). The author claimed to be "Ex-Barber to His Majesty" but was actually a physician who became a bookseller, according to Sabin 28585. See also Howes G376. This book is a satire on Isaac Fidler's "Travels ... More Text...
Title:Babysan: A Private Look at The Japanese Occupation
Price:USD$150.00
Book ID:FB02-5336
Quantity:1
Publisher:American Press, Columbia, MO, 1953
Edition:True First Edition
Illustrator:Bill Hume
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
American Press, 1953, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, True First Edition, Illustrated By: Bill Hume

Gray cloth covered spine and boards with black titles and illus., b/w illustrations, glossary, 127 pages. Light rubbing, scuffing and creasing to head and tail spine cloth edges, light rubbing and bumping to board corners, light rubbing, scuffing, and denting to page edge extremities, light browning to end papers, front free end paper has a 1.78 x ... More Text...
Title:Giles Sunday Express & Daily Express Cartoons Fourth Series
Price:GBP£116.04 (about USD$148.44)
Book ID:BB04-14455
Quantity:1
Publisher:Daily Express, London, 1950
Edition:Fourth Series
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Daily Express, 1950, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Fourth Series

Size: A4 Landscape. .. Light shelf wear to illustrated card covers. Slight damage to back cover in region of beard . Very light crease to front cover else cover clean and crisp. Very occasional light foxing to extreme edges of paper. Overall in very good condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; Britain/UK; 1950s; Inventory No: 14455.
Title:The Metamorphosis of Aiax: A New Discourse of a Stale Subject By Sir John Harington with an Anatomie of the Metamorpho-sed Aiax. Reprinted from the Original Editions
Price:USD$140.00
Book ID:DH00-000538
Quantity:1
Publisher:Fanfrolico Press, London, 1927
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Fanfrolico Press, 1927, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, First Edition

Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. One of 450 copies; this copy has no number in space provided. It comes with the original prospectus that was sent to subscribers and includes the order form. Introduction is by Jack Lindsay. Tan paper over boards, deckle edges, xxix,144 pages, illustrated. Spine toned, spine ends bumped, corners lightly bumped. In an acetate jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; Inventory No: 000538.
Title:Something About Eve: A Comedy of Fig-Leaves
Price:USD$140.00
Signed:By Author
Book ID:DH00-005961
Quantity:1
Publisher:Robert M. McBride & Company, New York, 1927
Edition:Limited/Numbered
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Limited/Numbered, Signed by Author

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Copy number 337 of 850 of the large paper edition; signed by Cabell on the limitation page. Quarter gilt stamped vellum, gilt stamped green paper over boards, deckle edges, ix + ... More Text...
Title:The 2000 year Old Man In the Year 2000 the book
Price:USD$135.00
Signed:By Author
ISBN:0060174803
Book ID:AB03-48750
Quantity:1
Publisher:Cliff Street Books, New York, 1997
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Fine
Cliff Street Books, 1997, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, First Edition, Signed by Author

Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust jacket is intact and in very good condition, but has light general shelfwear. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Humour; United States; Early (0-1000 AD); #79122; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0060174803. ISBN/EAN: 9780060174804. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 48750.
Title:The Lorgnette 1886
Price:USD$135.00
Signed:By a Contributor
Book ID:DH00-000588
Quantity:1
Publisher:George J. Coombes, New York, 1886
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good-
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
George J. Coombes, 1886, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good-, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, First Edition, Signed by the Publisher

Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Original gilt stamped green cloth rectangular beveled boards; back cover stamped with publisher's gilt colophon. Illustrated with 14 engravings, all edges gilt, signed and inscribed by the publisher Geroge J Coombes, dated Dec 16/86. Corners and spine ends bumped, covers a little worn with light soil. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humor; Signed by the Publisher. Inventory No: 000588.
Title:Absurdities: A Book of Collected Drawings
Price:AUD$185.50 (about USD$134.88)
Book ID:PW-24624
Quantity:1
Publisher:Hutchinson, 1935
Edition:Edition Unstated
Binding:Hardcover (Printed Boards)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Hutchinson, 1935, Hardcover (Printed Boards), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated

Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Original spine missing, neatly taped with cloth binding tape. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Marked on front cover in places by previous owner, or child. Edges foxed and browned. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Humour; Illustration; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24624.
Title:The Political Wisdom of Milo The Mouse (Volume 1 of 5): A Political Satire of Bizarre American Economics and Political Quotes
Price:USD$130.00
ISBN:1887314040
Book ID:PL00-605266
Quantity:1
Publisher:ProMotion Publishing, San Diego, California, 1995
Binding:Trade Paperback
Condition:Near Fine Condition
ProMotion Publishing, 1995, Trade Paperback, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition

Book in excellent condition - like new except lower corner of back of book lightly bumped and 3 small areas of light brown stains on bottom edge. Milo is an American mouse, with an Everyman view of life. The book contains 500 quotes of truth, 300 by Milo and 200 by well-known leaders and thinkers. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 155 pages. One volume of the 5-volume set. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Politics & Government; Humour. ISBN: 1887314040. ISBN/EAN: 9781887314046. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 605266.
Title:Gottle o' Geer (Signed 1st edition)
Price:GBP£97.50 (about USD$124.72)
Signed:By Author
ISBN:0946326428
Book ID:CC00-067824
Quantity:1
Publisher:Pagoda, 1987
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Pagoda, 1987, Softcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, First Edition, Signed by Author

~~Signed by author 'To Gavin cheers! Ray Alan'~~VG+ 1st ed 1987 paperback, light corner shelf-wear only. Sent Airmail at no extra cost; Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0946326428. ISBN/EAN: 9780946326426. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 067824.
Title:GILES Sunday Express and Daily Express Cartoons THIRD SERIES
Price:GBP£96.00 (about USD$122.81)
Book ID:BB04-12096
Quantity:1
Publisher:Daily Express, 1949
Edition:Original Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Daily Express, 1949, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Original Edition

.. Covers lightly marked, worn and dusty . Internally slight marking to half title page else clean and sound with no defects of note. A collectable copy. Photos on request. Quantity Available: 1. Category: HUMOUR; GILES; Inventory No: 12096.
Title:The Book of Bond or Every Man His Own 007 (with reversible book jacket for work in the field)
Price:AUD$160.00 (about USD$116.34)
Book ID:SB00-0244231
Quantity:1
Publisher:Jonathan Cape, London, 1965
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Ken Denyer – photography
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Jonathan Cape, 1965, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Ken Denyer – photography

there is no damage apart from the price clipping. Illustrated with photographs and drawings printed on bright orange paper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 112 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Ken Denyer – photography. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: .5. Category: fiction; humour. Inventory No: 0244231.
Title:GILES Sunday Express and Daily Express Cartoons FIFTH SERIES
Price:GBP£90.90 (about USD$116.28)
Book ID:BB04-12092
Quantity:1
Publisher:Daily Express, 1952
Edition:Original Edition
Illustrator:GilES
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Daily Express, 1952, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Original Edition, Illustrated By: GilES

.. Covers slightly rubbed and lightly marked but not damaged. Internally clean and sound with no defects of note. A very collectable copy. Illustrator: GilES. Quantity Available: 1. Category: HUMOUR; GILES; Inventory No: 12092.
Title:Three Men in a Boat (to Say Nothing of the Dog)
Price:AUD$157.00 (about USD$114.16)
Book ID:PW-30274
Quantity:1
Publisher:Arrowsmith, London, 1889
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:A. Frederics
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Arrowsmith, 1889, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: A. Frederics

Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 318 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrator: A. Frederics. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Britain/UK; Humour. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30274.
Title:The Civil War: a Narrative: 3 Vol Set: Fort Sumter to Perryville; Fredericksburg to Meridian; Red River to Appomatox (Pimlico Trade Paperbacks)
Price:GBP£87.10 (about USD$111.42)
Book ID:CC00-036028
Quantity:1
Publisher:Pimlico, 2001
Edition:First Separate
Binding:Trade Paperback
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Pimlico, 2001, Trade Paperback, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, First Separate

VG+ SET OF ALL 3 VOLUMES PIMLICO LARGE FORMAT PAPERBACKS WITH ORIGINAL COVER, AND MAPS. MASTERPIECE OF PANORAMIC HISTORICAL WRITING. LIGHT NATURAL AGING, A LITTLE RUBBING TO CORNERS OF COVER, UNMARKED. IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH WORLDWIDE Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Humour; Military history/fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 036028.
Title:Backward Thinking: Some Interesting and Amusing Incidents Ashore and Afloat in the Life of a Marine Engineer
Price:USD$110.50
Book ID:TD00-139365
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Lamb Publications & Inventions, London, 1954
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
John Lamb Publications & Inventions, 1954, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text unmarked. Jacket lightly rubbed. Portrait frontispiece. Black & white photographs and illustrations. Boards and jacket lightly bumped at corners and spine ends. Quantity Available: 1. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 139365.
Title:The Anecdote Library: Being the Largest Collection of Anecdotes Ever Assembled in a Single Volume
Price:AUD$138.00 (about USD$100.34)
Book ID:PW-30322
Quantity:1
Publisher:Richard Phillips, 1822
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Richard Phillips, 1822, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Size: Octavo (standard book size). 718 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Front and back boards both detached. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; 19th century; Humour. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30322.
Title:Noblesse Oblige: An Enquiry Into The Identifiable Characteristics Of The English Aristocracy
Price:USD$100.00
Book ID:AU00-14547
Quantity:1
Publisher:Harper & Brothers, New York, 1956
Edition:1st Edition thus
Illustrator:Osbert Lancaster
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Harper & Brothers, 1956, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, 1st Edition thus, Illustrated By: Osbert Lancaster

This is the first USA edition. Spine faded. Dust Jacket chipped, torn. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Dust jacket in mylar guard. Illustrator: Osbert Lancaster. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Great Britain; Humor. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14547.
Title:The Last Will and Testament of an Extremely Distinguished Dog
Price:USD$100.00
Book ID:RE00-53973
Quantity:1
Publisher:St. Onge, Worcester, Mass, 1972
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Full Leather)
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
St. Onge, 1972, Hardcover (Full Leather), Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

EUGENE O'NEILL. The Last Will and Testament of an Extremely Distinguished Dog, Worcester: Achille J. St. Onge, 1972. Miniature (about 2.25x3 inches or 5.5x7.5cm), pp. 26, 1 (note), full calf covers with gilt lettering on front, blind-stamped image of a dog on front, all edges gilt, frontis portrait of O'Neill and his Dalmatian. Bradbury, St. Onge, 39 Condition of this book Fine. ... More Text...
Title:A Few Quick Ones
Price:USD$100.00
Book ID:RE00-52368
Quantity:1
Publisher:Simon & Schuster, New York, 1959
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Simon & Schuster, 1959, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition

WODEHOUSE, P.G. A Few Quick Ones, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1959. Octavo, first edition, pp. [ii] 213, 1 (note), gray paper-covered boards quarter-bound in cream buckram with pink and black lettering on spine and pink and yellow labels, facsimile signature on upper panel, top edge tinted red. Cornucopia of goofballs populates a short-story collection. Condition of ... More Text...
Title:Hunlikely
Price:GBP£76.00 (about USD$97.22)
Book ID:JT00-9019
Quantity:1
Publisher:Duckworth & Co, London, 1916
Illustrator:W Heath Robinson
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Duckworth & Co, 1916, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Illustrated By: W Heath Robinson

REPRINTED IN THE SAME YEAR AS THE FIRST EDITION, THIS COPY DATED NOVEMBER 1916. William Heath Robinson (1872-1944) was an English cartoonist and illustrator best known for drawings of ridiculously complicated machines for achieving simple objectives. Best known for his hilarious drawings of zany contraptions, Starting out as a watercolour artist, he quickly turned ... More Text...
Title:Ancestral Manners
Price:GBP£75.00 (about USD$95.94)
Book ID:B009-CFT00018
Quantity:1
Publisher:The Builder Ltd, London, 1961
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Paperback
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:N/A
The Builder Ltd, 1961, Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: N/A, First Edition

illustrated by numerous b/w. drawings & cartoons; "the great country houses of England are unique. Set in huge and magnificent parklands, designed by outstanding craftsmen and filled with exquisite furniture and pictures they form a collection that for fascination and sheer delight is unrivalled in either hemisphere. Two world wars have drained England and now the once-great families, no longer ... More Text...
Title:"Silly to Stay at School" Signed Original Hand-Drawn Cartoon
Price:GBP£75.00 (about USD$95.94)
Book ID:M002-11927
Quantity:1
Publisher:Edgar Norfield, 1948
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Edgar Norfield, 1948, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

An original hand-drawn illustration by Edgar Norfield, signed and dedicated to B.H. Hawkins and dated 1948. On reverse is a copy of the published version of this image, captioned "It seems silly to stay at school when there's really nothing we don't know." The ink and watercolour drawing is clear and bold, with pencil sketch lines also remaining visible. Clean and clear across the image surface, with some light ... More Text...
Title:The Comic Blackstone
Price:GBP£75.00 (about USD$95.94)
Book ID:TP01-55342
Quantity:1
Publisher:Punch Office, London, 1846
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Good Condition
Punch Office, 1846, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, First Edition

The original blindstamped brown cloth is a little rubbed, lightly faded at the spine. There is a 1cm incision at the top of the rear board. Bookseller's label on inside pastedown. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:SEYMOUR'S HUMOROUS SKETCHES
Price:GBP£75.00 (about USD$95.94)
Book ID:O002-004325
Quantity:1
Publisher:George Routledge & Sons, 1878
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fine
George Routledge & Sons, 1878, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine

Comprising eighty-six caricature etchings illustrated in prose and verse. With a descriptive list of the plates and a biographical notice of Robert Seymour, including an account of his connexion with the Pickwick Papers, by Henry C. Bohn. George Routledge & Sons 1878. illus xviii + 173pp hb marbled edges, fine Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Pages: 0
Title:Rumpole for the Defence
Price:GBP£75.00 (about USD$95.94)
ISBN:9780727843319
Book ID:B009-3834
Quantity:1
Publisher:Severn House Publishers Ltd, Wallington, Surrey, 1992
Edition:First Thus
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Severn House Publishers Ltd, 1992, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Thus

The first UK hardback edition of this novel (first edition in 1982 was a paperback) We again meet with the inimitable Horace Rumpole in this collection of seven short stories. We have our favourite old curmudgeon dealing with all kinds of things from blackmail to corrupt coppers to murder. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 186 pages. Binding is tight, covers and ... More Text...
Title:How Not To Be A Socialist : Their Own Sayings Selected By Billy Rayne And Interpreted By Well Known Artists FIRST EDITION DATED 1949
Price:GBP£71.30 (about USD$91.21)
Book ID:JT00-5573
Quantity:1
Publisher:Findon Publications Ltd, London, 1949
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Bateman, Betts, Dout, Flotsam, Jackson, McLoughlin, Sheffifs, Sillince, Spenceley, Bert Thomas
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Findon Publications Ltd, 1949, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: Bateman, Betts, Dout, Flotsam, Jackson, McLoughlin, Sheffifs, Sillince, Spenceley, Bert Thomas

Their Own Sayings Selected By Billy Rayne And Interpreted By Well Known Artists FIRST EDITION DATED 1949. Special Articles by the well-known Economist Editor, and Broadcaster, COLLIN BROOKS and "Unfinished" Biographies of Socialist Ministers. “In this little book ... More Text...
Title:Le Roman Comique
Price:GBP£71.30 (about USD$91.21)
Book ID:JT00-6668
Quantity:1
Publisher:Gustave Havard, Paris, 1849
Illustrator:Bertall
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Gustave Havard, 1849, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Illustrated By: Bertall

IN FRENCH. Paul Scarron (1610 – 660), French poet, dramatist and novelist. He lived in Le Mans from 1632 to 1640 and it was here he conceived the idea of his Roman comique ("Comic Novel"), the first part of which was printed in 1651. Book - in Good half cloth and marble paper covered boards, probably in paper wraps originally, with some marking and fading to the maroon ... More Text...
Title:If I Were You
Price:AUD$125.00 (about USD$90.89)
Book ID:A000-32203
Quantity:1
Publisher:Herbert Jenkins, UK
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Fair
Herbert Jenkins, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair

Holes punched in jacket flaps. Jacket chipped and worn, closed tears and creasing. Jacket spine faded. Large hole in jacket spine. Sixth printing. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good , slightly cocked. Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges moderately browned/ foxed. Minor marks and wear to book. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap.
Title:The Westminster Alice
Price:GBP£70.00 (about USD$89.55)
Book ID:HB00-018703
Quantity:1
Publisher:Westminster Gazette, 1902
Edition:1st Edition
Illustrator:Gould, F. Carruthers
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Westminster Gazette, 1902, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, 1st Edition, Illustrated By: Gould, F. Carruthers

Red Cloth Boards With Black Titles And Design To Front. Inscription On Ffep. Tightly Bound. Uncut Page Fore Edges. Boards Marked. Illustrated Throughout. Satire On Politics And Politicians. 67 pages. Item Type: Book. No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Gould, F. Carruthers. Category: Humour; Please contact H4o Books if you require images or further information. Inventory No: 018703.
Title:D*A*A*S Book
Price:AUD$115.00 (about USD$83.62)
ISBN:0044421109
Book ID:LU00-0007391
Quantity:1
Publisher:Susan Haynes, Sydney, 1989
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Susan Haynes, 1989, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

Size: 24cm x 17cm. 122 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Very light foxing. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Light creasing to covers. Previous owner's signature in ink. Shipped Weight: .31 kilos. ISBN: 0044421109. ISBN/EAN: 9780044421108.
Title:Remembering Ronnie Barker
Price:GBP£65.00 (about USD$83.15)
ISBN:9781846057120
Book ID:SL00-0023372
Quantity:1
Publisher:Century, 2010
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Century, 2010, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition

Presentation copy to Joy Barker, Ronnie Barker's widow. Inscribed on title page 'Dear Joy, Thanks for all your help, Richard, R. Webber'. From the library of the late Joy Barker. Very good condition in similar wrapper. 289 pages, plates, notes, bibliography. Size: 8vo. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 0023372.
Title:The Complete Upmanship including Gamesmanship, Lifemanship, One-upmanship & Supermanship
Price:GBP£63.20 (about USD$80.85)
ISBN:0246640006
Book ID:CC00-068967
Quantity:1
Publisher:Hart-Davis Granada, 1977
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Hart-Davis Granada, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition

VG-/VG- 1st edition 1977 Hart-Davis Granada HARDBACK, price-clipped DJ, illustrated. Some discoloration to page edges with age, some foxing to inside of dust-jacket flaps and a little sunning to dust-jacket else VG tight and unmarked. More by this author available Sent Airmail at no extra cost; Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH Quantity Available: 1. Category: Humour; ISBN: 0246640006. ISBN/EAN: 9780246640000. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 068967.
Title:Made in America
Price:USD$80.00
Signed:By Author
ISBN:0436201402
Book ID:DH00-008380
Quantity:1
Publisher:Secker & Warburg, London, 1994
Edition:Edition Unstated
Illustrator:McCall, Bruce
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
Secker & Warburg, 1994, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, Edition Unstated, Signed by Author, Illustrated By: McCall, Bruce

Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Signed by the author and inscribed to Lawrence Ashmead, an editor at HarperCollins, on the title page, and includes a two-page letter from Bryson two Lawrence Ashmead ... More Text...

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