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Dave Barry Turns 40

By: Barry, Dave

Price: $11.00  $9.35

Publisher: NY, Crown Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21535

ISBN: 0517577550

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 179 pages; 21535 View more info

Motherhood

By: Bombeck, Erma

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw Hill: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20897

ISBN: 0070064547

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Couple of small tears to DJ ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 177 pages; 20897 View more info

Laughter Incorporated

By: Cerf, Bennett

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Garden City: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15564

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


The best of the recent crop of stories and anecdotes. First few pages creased, edgeworn and torn DJ in mylar book jacket cover. ; 15564 View more info

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A Houseful Of Love

By: Dobkin, Marjorie Housepian

Price: $48.00  $40.80

Publisher: Random House: 1957

Edition: Stated 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29435

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


An Armenian-American family living in New York. This book runs the whole chromatic scale of laughter, from roars and shrieks to chuckles and tired sighs of contentment. Bennett Cerf said "This novel is both hilarious and enchanting. What's more, it's about heart-warming people who actually like one another! In short, it's a miracle." Worn DJ in new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 222 pages; 29435 View more info

Great Political Wit

By: Dole, Robert

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Nan A. Talese, Doubleday: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition; 6th Printing

Seller ID: 22604

ISBN: 0385493479

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A collection of the funniest remarks and observations made by and about twentieth century politicians. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 189 pages; 22604 View more info

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I Feel Bad About My Neck And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman

By: Ephron, Nora

Price: $12.00  $10.20

Publisher: Knopf: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 6th Printing

Seller ID: 30808

ISBN: 0307264556

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


With her disarming, intimate, completely accessible voice, and dry sense of humor, Nora Ephron shares with us her ups and downs in I Feel Bad About My Neck, a candid, hilarious look at women who are getting older and dealing with the tribulations of maintenance, menopause, empty nests, and life itself. From the author of "Sleepless in Seattle" and "When Harry Met Sally", both starring Meg Ryan. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; 30808 View more info

Bridget Jones's Diary

By: Fielding, Helen

Price: $5.00  $4.25

Publisher: Penguin: 1999

Seller ID: 23427

ISBN: 014028009X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 267 pages; 23427 . View more info

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Uncle Sham #1

By: Geiser, Dave

Price: $38.00  $32.30

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Print Mint: 1970

Seller ID: 19268

Condition: Very Good


Lower front and upper rear corners creased; moderate soil on rear cover. Accidental dogears. ; 19268 View more info

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Chili Dawgs Always Bark At Night

By: Grizzard, Lewis

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: NY, Villard: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27606

ISBN: 0394578074

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In his twelfth collection of outrageous writings, he's kinder. He's gentler. He's one unusual American with a whole lot to say about the things that vex us all: like Rice Krispies, funeral preaching, news that's unfit to print (or even think about for that matter) , uncommon dawg tales, and the unavaoidable light at the end of the tunnel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 250 pages; 27606 View more info

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O Ye Jigs & Juleps!

By: Hudson, Virginia Cary

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Macfadden-Bartell: 1964

Seller ID: 30702

Condition: Very Good-


Denvery Rocky Mountain News: "...brings more pure delight and hilarious reading than a library-full of modern manuscripts. It deserves to be a bestseller, unless America has lost its sense of humor." The author was aged ten when she wrote this collection of essays, funnier and sometimes wiser than an adult's. ; Macfadden Books, 60-131 Series; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 95 pages; 30702 View more info

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Life Laughs Last

By: Kunhardt, Philip B.

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1989

Seller ID: 29050

ISBN: 0671670921

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


200 more classic photos from the famous back page of america's favorite magazine. DJ flap clipped. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 223 pages; 29050 View more info

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Social Studies

By: Lebowitz, Fran

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Random House: 1981

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 15492

ISBN: 0394512456

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 147 pages; 15492 View more info

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Still Angry Little Girls

By: Lee, Lela

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Abrams ComicArts: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30665

ISBN: 0810949156

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


The angry little girls guide to moods. Lela's weekly comics have a loyal following and her characters have endeared themselves to readers everywhere who identify with their wry humour, cultural issues, and angst. Remainder mark. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 30665 View more info

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The Bedside Phoenix Nest 21 Nights with America's Humorists

By: Levin, Martin (Ed. )

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Ives Washburn: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 31217

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Here in this bedside barricade are a battalion of hard losers willing to strike back for you at Them! At Barbie dolls, and plastic shrubbery, and aerosol cans. Miscellaneous authors of this anthology are Ogden Nash, Martin Levin, Anita Loos, John Updike, Wodehouse, Margaret Bennett, Ben Hecht, Cull Pepper, Lanston Hughes, Halasz, Charles Willeford and dozens of others. DJ edgeworn and rubbed with chips at extremities. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 348 pages; 31217 View more info

The New Yorker Book Of Teacher Cartoons

By: Mankoff, Robert (Ed. )

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: NY, Bloomberg Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21658

ISBN: 1576601307

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 118 pages; 21658 View more info

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Laurel & Hardy At Work

By: McCabe, John and Al Kilgore

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 31216

ISBN: 0517413698

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Mography by Richard W. Bann. Stan and Ollie: they were the two perfect clowns -- supremely brainless and eternally optimistic -- whose genius it was to make millions of their fellowmen happier during the long career in which they became the finest comedy team in the history of motion pictures. Edgewear to DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 400 pages; 31216 View more info

Ain't Nobody's Business If You Do

By: McWilliams, Peter

Price: $43.00  $36.55

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Prelude Press: 1993

Seller ID: 13378

ISBN: 0931580536

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Partial fold of front DJ flap. ; Small 4to; 13378 View more info

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A Load of Hooey A Collection of New Short Humor Fiction

By: Odenkirk, Bob

Price: $10.00  $8.50

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, McSweeney's: 2014

Seller ID: 31393

ISBN: 1938073886

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Bob Odenkirk is a legend in the comedy-writing world, winning Emmys and acclaim for his work on Saturday Night Live, Mr. Show with Bob and David, and many other seminal TV shows. This book is a spleen-bruisingly funny omnibus that ranges from absurdist monologues (“Martin Luther King, Jr’s Worst Speech Ever”) to intentionally bad theater (“Hitler Dinner Party: A Play”); Odenkirk Memorial Library Series; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 139 pages; 31393 View more info

The Happy Sadist

By: Peck, Robert Newton

Price: $16.50  $14.03

Publisher: Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 16010

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Boswell Spavins, the least heroic hero in all of modern literature, gropes for greatness, aches for love like an impacted molar, stumbles and fumbles up the creaking steps of life only to slide down its razor-sharp banister... ; 16010 View more info

Kat Kong

By: Pilkey, Dav

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company: 1993

Seller ID: 29473

ISBN: 0152420371

Condition: Very Good+


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages; 29473 View more info