Books on Humour

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The Harvest of a Quiet Eye. A Selection of Scientific Quotations.

xii 192p hardback in brown cloth, lacquered illustrated jacket, first edition with personal ...

£28.00

£46.00

80p stapled A4 magazine, essays by Donna Harraway (Joys of Vacuuming), interviews with women comic ...

£46.00

The Sokal Hoax. The Sham that Shook the Academy.

ix 271p paperback, good condition, light wear to edges/covers, spine sunned, binding firm, pages ...

£10.00

Magical Mushrooms, Mischievous Molds.

£24.00

xvi 248p hardback in black cloth with colour photograph jacket, good condition, some very light ...

£24.00

The National Joker: Abraham Lincoln and the Politics of Satire.

£20.00

178p hardback with fresh dustjacket, many illustrations, a tight and clean copy, new

£20.00

Laughing Matters: Farce and the Making of Absolutism in France.

£24.00

x 248p hardback, dustjacket, as new, many illustrations

£24.00

To Know a Fly.

viii 119p paperback, green cover, good condition, some light wear to cover edges and surfaces, ...

£14.00

The Limerick. 1700 Examples with Notes Variants and Index. The Famous Paris Edition. Complete and Unexpurgated.

£16.00

517p hardback edition, binding strong, textblock still in position, in yellow cloth backed with ...

£16.00

English Pubs Through American Eyes.

III 90p paperback with photographs on covers, minimal wear, pages very clean and neat, diagrams and ...

£16.00

A New Miscellany-At-Law - yet another Diversion for Lawyers and others.

xiii 450p hardback, grey cloth with black dustjacket, minimal/no wear to surfaces and sides, spine ...

£24.00

xxxiii 755p hardback, black cloth, clipped dustjacket showing some light surface wear, pages and ...

£14.00

Farce and Fantasy: Popular Entertainment in Eighteenth Century Paris.

xii 324p hardback with fresh dustjacket, clean and tight copy, with illustrations, some light ...

£24.00

Dies und das für euch zum Spass.

£28.00

88p plain grey-blue cloth, bookplate, well preserved, some poems re-numbered in ink, a collection ...

£28.00

Cohen's Cornucopia.

112p hardback, price sticker on back cover, publisher's ink stamp on front endpaper, otherwise like ...

£5.00

Thurber Country.

255p paperback, humorous anecdotes, cartoon sketches throughout, very good condition, tight copy, ...

£6.00

The Mathematical Recreations of Lewis Carroll: Pillow Problems and a Tangled Tale.

£12.00

xx 109p 152p paperback with illustrated cover, very little use, pages clean and unmarked with ...

£12.00

Simple Custom.

63p hardback, dustjacket in very good condition, illustrations bright and clean, text unmarked, ...

£10.00

Punch and the London Charivari. July to December 1901.

£20.00

464p large format original cloth, gilt design to front, a tight and clean copy, illustrated ...

£20.00

What's the Use?

£12.00

64p slim hardback pink laminated boards, edges a little dusty, very good

£12.00

La Comédie au XVIe Siècle (Extraits de Pièces)

£12.00

127p slim paperback, decorative violet cover in very good condition, clean pages, firm binding, ...

£12.00

L'Ecole des Femmes.

£6.00

107p slim paperback, decorative violet cover in very good condition, clean pages, firm binding, ...

£6.00

Ferhoodled English. Curious and Amusing Pennsylvania Dutch Talk.
(No Author)

£12.00

23p stapled pamphlet, full colour illustrated card cover in very good condition, clean pages, a ...

£12.00

The Memoirs of a Pussycat.

£38.00

92p blue decrative paper cover showing the image of Charlie Chaplin greeting a cat, cover is in ...

£38.00

Rumpole and the Angel of Death.

£12.00

261p hardback with white illustrated dustjacket, excellent condition, first edition

£12.00

The ABZ of Pornography.

163p paperback, cover in excellent condition, firm binding, clean pages, a well preserved copy, ...

£18.00

Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities. With 15 Coloured Illustrations by Henry Alken.

vii 240p burgundy cloth, gilt lettering to spine, colour plates, well preserved

£20.00

Boxes.

£12.00

oblong hardback, paper covered boards with illustration, illustrated throughout, excellent fresh ...

£12.00

The Dunny Door and Some More. A Celebration of Kiwi Loos, Longdrops and Little Houses.

£18.00

110p paperback, a fresh copy, clean pages, firm binding, in excellent condition, like new, a scarce ...

£18.00

A New Dictionary of Art.

£20.00

xiv 231p hardback, a new copy, still sealed in clear film, first edition

£20.00

The Bridgeman Art Library. A to Z.

£10.00

64p booklet, cover in very good condition, clean pages, a well preserved copy, scarce

£10.00

Hood's Own, or Laughter from Year to Year. A New Edition.

£46.00

viii 564p vi 563p two volumes in one very thick volume bound in very very bright green cloth with ...

£46.00

The Midnight Court. A Rythmical Bacchanalia from the Irish of Bryan Merryman.

61p hardback with bright pink priceclipped dustjacket with decorations by Hugh Stevenson, lovely ...

£24.00

The Comic History of England.

xviii 304p original maroon cloth with gilt illustrations to front board and spine, all edges gilt, ...

£48.00

George Cruikshank's Table-Book.

284p original green blindstamped cloth with gilt decoration to front board and spine, minor damage ...

£180.00

Epitaph for an Explorer.

£36.00

Photocopy of 'Epitaph for an Explorer' with Ogden Nash's signature below in ink

£36.00

A Dustbin of Milligan.

£10.00

125p black and white paperback, scarce special edition published for Oxfam, very light creasing to ...

£10.00

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. A New Edition.

£240.00

229p, 238p, 248, 224p, 222p, 205p, complete in six volumes, tree calf with ornamental gilt border ...

£240.00

Punch, or The London Charivari. Volumes 184 and 185 for 1933.
(No Author)

£68.00

728p 728p plus Christmas Number, Almanack, thick and heavy volume, bright royal blue with gilt ...

£68.00

Punch, or The London Charivari. Volumes 186 and 187 for 1934.
(No Author)

£68.00

728p 728p plus Christmas Number, Almanack, thick and heavy volume, bright royal blue with gilt ...

£68.00

Mess Stories by "Tim Daly" Esq, Edited by F E W. Reprinted from the Madras Times.

£120.00

105p bright green cloth with gilt titles to cover and spine, small teat to spine hinge, yellow ...

£120.00

The Best of Ou Are Awful!

£8.00

24p landscape format booklet, illustrated pages, in excellent condition, 'Open University' based ...

£8.00

Hints on Etiquette and Usages of the Society with a Glance at Bad Habits.

68p small format hardback, decorative paper covered boards, clean protective jacket, clean pages, ...

£6.00

Galgenlieder.

32p illustrated manuscript unsigned except for the clue "Hago Verlag" to title page, each ...

£120.00

Mother Goose in Hieroglyphics.
(No Author)

£15.00

oblong format, illustrated throughout, hardback with dustjacket, fresh and clean copy of the ...

£15.00

The Return of Hyman Kaplan.

£8.00

172p paperback with pink design, first Penguin printing, a tight and fresh copy

£8.00

Thurber Carnival.

286p original Penguin paperback, humorous anecdotes, cartoon sketches throughout, very good

£6.00

Edward Lear Selected Letters.

xxxiii 325p hardback (blue cloth) with bright dustjacket, excellent copy, illustrations throughout, ...

£14.00

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