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Ventriloquism and How to Acquire this Amuzing Art

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, J. C. Dorn:

Seller ID: 023703


Paperback, stapled pamphlet, title page missing, 18pp. with a 4-page publisher's catalog and ads, tail of spine hinge torn without loss, mild foxing, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dilbert Gives You the Business

By: Adams, Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Andrews: 1999-01-01

Seller ID: 028924


Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket. Very slight shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Limerick: 1700 Examples, With Notes, Variants and Index

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Citadel: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023673


Paperback, 517pp., no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Mahogany Tree (Signed)

By: Arthur Prager

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hawthorn Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 036340


The illustrated history of the famous British humor magazine and the political satire it has been most famous for from its founding in 1841 to the late 1970s. Brown cloth with gold spine lettering. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. Frontispiece. ix, 306pp., index. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Kliban In A Bigger Box (This is a 4 volume boxed set. That is why is called BIGGER to distinguish from the 3 vol. set)

By: B. Kliban

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Workman: 1976

Seller ID: 031627


4 very good paperbacks in a very good pictorial slipcase. Paperbacks have some slight foxing on the page ends and the boxes shows light scuffing from shelf wear. Former gift inscription on the first free end page of "Two Guys Fooling Around With The Moon". Other books in this collection include: Whack Your Porcupine, Tiny Footprints, and Never Eat Anything Bigger Than Your Head & Other Drawing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Shorter Devil's Dictionary (New)

By: Bierce, Ambrose; Wilson, Andrew [Illustrator]; Whitson, Andrew [Illustrator];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ireland, Appletree Press Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037699


New copy. This book would make a great gift. Illustrated. 73pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

By's Cracks or Some 1600 Not So Serious Thoughts About Mnay Things in General

By: Byron Vedder

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kiwanis International:

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 015283


Nice Copy. Compiled by Clyde Smith. - there is no other writing in the book. 180pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Le Francais Amusant: Eine Sammlung von Anekdoten, Erzahlungen und Witzen

By: C. Francillon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Quelle & Meyer: 1926

Edition: Second, improved, and increased

Seller ID: 012865


Text in French; title-page information in German. French/German glossary in back. Handsome green cover with red border, title information and publisher's symbol. Cloth spine is faded with closed tear on hinge and small open tears near head. Boards show some edge-wear; hinges slightly loose. Text on clean, cream-colored pages; slight foxing on book edges. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Will Nor Run Febraury 22nd (Signed First Edition)

By: Caskie Stinnett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and Toronto, Rinehart & Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026269


Blue cloth with white spine lettering, author's signature on front free end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, illustrated, 188pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Blondie and Dagwood's Snapshot Clue (Authorized Edition)

By: Chic Young

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman: 1943

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 035473


Presumed First. Brown cloth with orange lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. 247pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Chords from Happinotes (Signed First Edition)

By: Clay Stroud

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Happinotes: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027550


Green cloth with gold lettering and design. Author's signature on front free end-paper. Illustrated. Unnumbered pages. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Charley Weaver's Letters from Mamma (Signed)

By: Cliff Arquette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and Toronto, The John C. Winston Company: 1959

Edition: Seventh Printing

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 028163


Yellow illustrated cloth with black lettering. Gift inscription and author's signature on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 61pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lover Honor and O'Boy (Signed First Edition)

By: Duke Bakrak

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Hampden-Century Press: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031224


Author was contributor to the Chicago Tribune for 25 years. This is a collection of his stories and illustrations in the "Line O-Type" column of that paper. Author's signature on front free end paper. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Peach cloth with red lettering. 123pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Awdrey-Gore Legacy

By: Edward Gorey

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dodd Mead: 1972

Edition: third printing

Seller ID: 007848


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. There is a store price sticker on the front jacket flap. Third printing. View more info

Call Me When You Find America

By: G.B. Trudeau

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1974

Seller ID: 024697


Near fine pictorial paperback, illustrated humor. Very light shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. View more info

Playboy's Gahan Wilson

By: Gahan Wilson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Playboy Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027840


Paperback. Illustrated in color and black & white. 160pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

And Then We'll Get Him (First Edition)

By: Gahan Wilson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richard Marek Pubs: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023664


Paperback, previous owner's name written inside front cover, author's gift inscription and drawing by author on front end paper, there is no other writing in the book, 125pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Caricature of To-day with an Introduction by Randall Davies (First Edition)

By: Geoffrey Holme, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Studio Ltd: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025062


Green cloth (discolored with much yellow appearance), frontispiece, xi, 16; with 136 plates, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Sardonic Humor of Ambrose Bierce (First Edition)

By: George Barkin, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025994


Paperback, no writing in the book, xii, 232pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

It's Smart to be People (First Edition)

By: George Price

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart, Inc: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023399


Orange cloth with black lettering and design, illustrated, not paginated, no writing in the book, end papers age-toned, mylar cover, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

It's Smart to be People (First Edition)

By: George Price

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart, Inc: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023660


Orange cloth with black lettering, end-papers age toned, not paginated, illustrated, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Comic History of Rome

By: Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Agnew, & Co:

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 023732


Red cloth with gold gilt lettering and design, head and tail of spine chipped, spine slightly darkened, all page edges gold, color engravings, previous owner's name written on front end-paper, previous owner's personal bookplate inside front board, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Oh Baby!

By: Glasbergen, Randy; Strandness, D. E. [Editor]; Carle, Cliff [Editor];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CCC Publishing: 1998-03-01

Seller ID: 025223


Very good paperback, pictorial front cover, clean white page, light shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Amphigorey Also

By: Gorey, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books: 2002

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 023414


Black and white illustrated cloth with matching dust-jacket, not paginated, illustrated, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Bible of Unspeakable Truths (Signed)

By: Gutfeld, Greg

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037299


Greg Gutfeld, the acclaimed host of the popular, nightly Fox News show Red Eye, has packed this book full of his most aggressive (and funny) diatribes -- each chapter exploring Unspeakable Truths that cut right to the core and go well beyond just politics. Greg deconstructs pop culture, media, kids, disease, race, food, sex, celebrity, current events, and nearly every other aspect of life, with Truths including but not limited to: "if you're over 25 and still use par... View more info

A Guide to Men: Being Encore Reflections of a Bachelor Girl

By: Helen Rowland

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Dodge Publishing Company: 1922

Seller ID: 014315


A collection of humorous and cynical observations on bachelors, brides, true love, marriage, and divorce. No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Illustrated with pen-and-ink plates. Decorative border on each page. Interior hinge cracked and one flyleaf slightly loose - else binding tight. Cloth covers with pictorial pastedown on spine and front board. Spine faded. Front pastedown lightly soiled and has small round moisture stain. This book would make a great ... View more info

Exit Laughing (signed)

By: Irving S. Cobb

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Indianopolis New York, Bobbs-Merrill: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: 012494


Inscribed For Dr. Harold F. Watson with all good wishes, Very Sincerely Irvin S. Cobb March, 1941.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Giving 'Em Fitz: A Bunch of Jokes and Stuff (First Edition)

By: J. D. Fitz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Morganton, NC, The News Herald Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026489


Paperback. Illustrated covers. Small pen mark on front cover. Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

More Signpaiting in Jamaica

By: James W, Lee, Photographer

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Canada, Coquitlam, BC, Canada: James W. Lee:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018521


A nice clean copy. Scarce. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Nye and Riley's Wit and Humor (Poems and Yarns)

By: James Whitcomb Riley & Bill Nye

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Thompson & Thomas: 1905

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029378


Illustrated cloth with black and gold lettering and design. Frontispiece. Illustrated. 238pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Proverbs for People Past Puberty: Well Past & Passed Well

By: Jean Hodgin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Apollo, PA, Closson Press: 1990

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 034735


A book full of frame-able pages of witty sayings about old age. Not paginated. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Pig in the Gray Panel Truck (Signed First Edition)

By: Joe Aaron

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 024528


Illustrated cloth, matching illustrated dust-jacket, author's gift inscription on front free end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, 223pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Mrs. Featherweight's Musical Moments

By: John Brady

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Goerck Art Press: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: signed by author

Seller ID: 008111


Binding held together by black tape - page edges chewed. Signed on front "Sincerely Yours, Pa Featherweight" followed by a little sketch of a face. I presume this is the author. View more info

A Collection of Classic Southern Humor II (First Edition)

By: Koon, George William [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Peachtree Publishers, Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024524


Two toned cloth with gold lettering, no writing in the book, xi, 218pp., ads, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Get Thee to a Punnery (First Edition)

By: Lederer, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Wyrick & Co: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037578


The Pun Is Mightier Than The Sword...Richard Lederer has great puns. And you don't have to take vows to enjoy them. Just Get Thee To A Punnery and laugh yourself int a state of grace. Sinners will be punished with such gems as: -Old Milkmaids never die -- they just kick the bucket.-Drunk drivers are people who put the quart before the hearse. Whether you like 'em hot or cool, straight-up or low-down, here are puns of every color, stripe and persuasion to suit your ev... View more info

Adventures of a Verbivore (Signed First Edition)

By: Lederer, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037579


Advanced Reading Copy. Led by a self-proclaimed verbivore--someone who makes a daily diet of words--this journey through the marvels and complexities of the English language celebrates oxymorons, confusables, anagrams, and more. By the author of Crazy English. New copy. Signed by the author on title page. x, 277pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

More Pen Grins (Signed)

By: Louise Dyer Harris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newton Centre, MA, Modern Press: 1943

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038785


Signed by the author on title page. Paper-covered printed boards. 55pp., index. Front inner hinge split. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Complete Cartoons of The New Yorker

By: Mankoff, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers: 2004

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 018539


CD's present with all 68,647 cartoons ever published in the Magazine. As new copy. binding tight, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Things New and Old (First Edition)

By: Max Beerbohm

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, Ltd: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032671


The drawings reproduced in this book were shown at the Leicester galleries last summer." Fifty plates. Descriptive notes by M. B. Rapallo. Brown cloth with gold spine lettering (faded). Color frontispiece. Illustrations with tissue guards. Not paginated. Gift inscription on front free end paper. Front inner hinge starting. viii, 50 plates each with a printed tissue guard. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Best of Hi and Lois

By: Mort Walker; Brian Walker [Editor]; Dik Browne [Illustrator]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Comicana Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019453


Clean, unmarked interior. Light foxing to book edges. Covers are near fine. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Absent and Accounted for (Signed First Edition)

By: Myers, Lou.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Workman Publishing Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 023742


Red cloth with black lettering, illustrated, not paginated, author's gift inscription on title page, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Trylongs and Perisites (First Edition)

By: Oley O'Leahy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Greystone Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028647


Illustrated cloth with matching illustrated dust-jacket. Illustrated end-papers (maps). Illustrated. Mylar cover. Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History of Marlboro County, with Traditions and Sketches of Numerous Families. (South Carolina; first edition)

By: Percy L. Crosby

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 1977

Seller ID: 012676


There is an owner's name on the first page,otherwise a very nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Can I Just Do It Till I Need Glasses?: And Other Lies Grown-Ups Told You (Signed)

By: Porch, Ludlow

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Peachtree Pub Ltd: 1985

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038497


The fourth book by the popular radio personality takes a tongue-in-cheek look at parental advice and habits through the years and recalls the many myths and fears of childhood. Signed by the author on front free end paper. Dust jacket spine sunned. xi, 219pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Canned Laughter (First Edition)

By: Randall Albert Carter

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, The Caxton Press: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021267


Burgundy cloth, spine sunned, a little pencil marginalia, 212pp., African American writer, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Andy Capp Treasury

By: Reggie Smythe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kansas City, New York, Andrews, McMeel & Parker: 1984

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 016947


Very light foxing on page ends, otherwise in fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Anguished English: An Anthology of Accidental Assaults upon Our Language (SIGNED)

By: Richard Lederer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Wyrick & Company: 1987

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 014443


Signed by Richard Lederer on flyleaf. No other writing - clean crisp pages. Dust jacket has Doubleday autographed book sticker on front. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Aesop Up-To-Date

By: Robert L. Zimler

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007432


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. The top edge of the jacket has mild wrinkling and one closed half inch tear. View more info

Senior Moments: Memories, Cartoons & More [SIGNED]

By: Schoen, Edgar J., Jr.; Rossini, Paul [Illustrator]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hendersonville, NC, Bee Publishing Company: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 017311


Signed by Edgar J. Schoen. Else clean and unmarked. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Pick of Punch (in slip case)

By: selected by Miles Kington

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1998

Edition: First Folio Society edition

Seller ID: 019266


The binding is gold cloth with a black illustration. Gold slip case. View more info