Books on Humour

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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 Medieval Manuscripts of Keble College Oxford.

£46.00

xxi 363p large format hardback, green dustjacket fresh, colour plates at beginning, many addtl b/w ...

£46.00

With the Guards to Mexico!

£12.00

209p hardback with colourful dustjacket designed by Osbert Lancaster, light wear to edges of ...

£12.00

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

Miscellany-at-Law: A Diversion for Lawyers and others.

xvi 415p hardback in grey cloth, minimal wear to surfaces and sides, spine faded, a few light marks ...

£12.00

English Pubs Through American Eyes.

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

£16.00

"I'm Not Making This Up, You Know": The Autobiography of the Queen of Musical Parody.

246p hardback, pink and turquoise dustjacket, board binding and jacket in good condition, some ...

£10.00

Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense.

viii 598p hardback, boards illustrated and with gilt lettering, minimal wear and tear, a few very ...

£12.00

Sword of Honour - A Final Version of the Novels Men At Arms (1952), Officers And Gentlemen (1955) and Unconditional Surrender (1961).

£20.00

796p blue hardback in white dustjacket; boards and binding in good condition; dustjacket in ...

£20.00

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

Private Life; or I'm All Right Jack.

£6.00

205p hardback, clipped dustjacket in very good condition, clean firm binding, a very nice copy

£6.00

Carr's Dictionary of English Kings, Consorts, Pretenders, Usurpers, Unnatural Claimants and Royal Athelings.

£10.00

16p small stapled booklet, undated, purple cover, small press production, very good, humorous, ...

£10.00

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

Punch and the London Charivari. Volume the First.

£40.00

284p large format original cloth, gilt design to front, old expert repair to endpapers and hinges, ...

£40.00

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

Nice Types.

83p orange hardback, very well preserved, first edition

£8.00

Modern Athenians 1946.

£8.00

78p large format hardback, black cloth with white lettering to front, illustrated, clean pages, ...

£8.00

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

The Spy's Bedside Books.

192p white paperback, pages tanned, well preserved copy, spine uncreased, March 1965 reprint

£6.00

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

A Thousand Notable Things or a Rich Cabinet of Select Curiosities.
(No Author)

£120.00

573p half cloth, marbled boards, outer binding dry, cracked and worn, sewing holding pretty well, ...

£120.00

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

Le Petomane 1857 - 1945. A tribute to the unique act which shook and shattered the Moulin Rouge.

63p yellow paperback, very good condition, first British edition

£6.00

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

The British at Home.

£10.00

121p blue cloth, good firm copy, second impression

£10.00

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