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Harold Booker's Thinking Out Loud

By: Booker, Harold C.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Camden, Harold Booker: No date

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055835

Condition: Good Condition


A collection of quips from a long time newspaper editor's column with the same name. Booker was at one time Editor of the Camden, SC newspaper. These selections seem to have come from the 1950's and 1960's, but there are no dates. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 40 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Old Quotes at Home

By: Darling, Edward

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 055985

Condition: Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, light edge wear. Tongue in cheek look at quotations and quoting, especially on the part of those seeking to appear very learned. Bottom edge of text block lettered 'Quotes!' with felt pen. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 115 pages. Illustrator: Illustrations by Gobin Stair. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Singular Surnames Collected by the Late Edward D. Ingraham [1793-1854]

By: Duane, William [1808 - 1882] (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John Campbell & Son.: 1873

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052542

Condition: Good Condition


Wrappers soiled, worn, edges chipped. Some very light foxing and light soiling to pages. This is a collection of accounts of humorous juxtapositions of surnames. "Bound--but anxious to be free. Miss Louisa Bound is a plaintiff in a divorce suit. --Pennsylvanian, July 16, 1853". Size: 8vo. 30 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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The Psychology of Laughter and Comedy

By: Greig, J. Y. T.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057907

Condition: Good Condition


Binding cloth a little rubbed, one section of the interior binding weak but not separated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 304 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Humour; Psychology & Psychiatry. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Five Years of Matrimonial Warfare

By: Nelson, Louis A. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [Charleston, SC], Author: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050222

Condition: Very Good Condition


Following thirteen pages of background text, this is a blank book. The text deals, humorously, with Nelson's romance & marriage, followed by quick reference to buying Southern Printing & Publishing & the Baldwin Directory Company of Charleston, SC. The rest is blank for presumably the family to fill in. Size: 8vo. 200+ pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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The Life And Adventures, Songs, Services, and Speeches of Private Miles O'Reilly. (47th Regiment, New York Volunteers)

By: [Halpine, Charles Graham] [1829 - 1868]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Carleton, Publisher: 1866

Edition: 3rd Edition (?)

Seller ID: 052081

Condition: Very Good Condition


Cloth binding little rubbed, light foxing inside. Size: 12mo 7" - 7?" tall. 237 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info