Books on Humour

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The British at Home.

£10.00

121p blue cloth, good firm copy, second impression

£10.00

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 188 and 189 for 1935.
(No Author)

£68.00

764p 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

Punch, or The London Charivari. Volumes 190 and 191 for 1936.
(No Author)

£68.00

728p 756p 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

Das Rätselbüchlein.

£14.00

38p stapled booklet, well preserved, paper yellowing, Umschlag und Buchschmuck von Hans Haliba

£14.00

Walter Trier.

£14.00

175p hardback with dustjacket, illustrated throughout, some in colour, extensive Nachwort

£14.00

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

The Diary of a Nobody. With Illustrations by Weedon Grossmith.

254p dark blue imitation leather, front cover a little marked, otherwise a very fresh copy, well ...

£8.00

Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen.

£14.00

xlvi 178p original blue cloth fresh, attractive illustrations, text clean, binding tight, very good ...

£14.00

Whimsical Stories to Tell.

£24.00

original green cloth with black design to front board, gilt lettering to spine, a fresh and tight ...

£24.00

Sybil's Garden of Pleasant Beasts.

Landscape format, illustrated boards, grey cloth spine, boards darkened but still bright, pages ...

£78.00

The Bad Child's Book of Beasts.

48p hardback, undated, grey paper-covered boards with illustrations in dark blue and titles in red, ...

£24.00

The Guiness Book of Records. 16th Edition.

367p plus index, cerise hardback with illustrated dustjacket, dustjacket well preserved, light ...

£16.00

Here's Your Medicine. Nursing for Novices.

£14.00

vii 117p paperback, well preserved, many illustrations, first edition

£14.00

Baboo Jabberjee, BA.

£12.00

272p small hardback with colour frontispiece and many addtl plates, spine a little soft and worn, ...

£12.00

Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town.

xii 264p green cloth with black lettering, colour frontispiece, 9th impression, cloth marginally ...

£12.00

Sketches and Travels and Miscellaneous Contributions to Punch. (The Pocket Edition of W M Thackeray's Works)

383p small format, 16cm, marbled boards and red cloth spine with title label, gilt lettering to ...

£10.00

Punch Magazine, Coronation Number.
(No Author)

£10.00

64p issue of Punch, full colour cover and advertisements, a well preserved copy

£10.00

The Next King Charles. Punch Magazine, 3 - 9 March 1971.
(No Author)

£10.00

pp 286 - 322, full issue of Punch, clean pages, staples in very good condition, well preserved

£10.00

Perspectives of Irony in Medieval French Literature.

198p large format paperback, green lettering to front, excellent fresh copy without name or stamp, ...

£18.00

Humor und Witz.

303p hardback cloth binding, dustjacket present, a tight and clean copy, very good condition, a few ...

£22.00

Die Parodie im Mittelalter.

£30.00

252p 74p bound hardback with marbled paper and cloth spine, including the Anhang with Beispiele, ...

£30.00

Educating Rita. A Comedy.

58p white card cover with dark pink title, very fresh copy

£8.00

Cruikshank at Home. A New Family Album of Endless Entertainment.

vi 319p green cloth with gilt decoration to front and spine, front board detaching, hinges weak, ...

£32.00

Max and Maurice.

56p hardback with red and white dustjacket, excellent condition, English language edition with the ...

£10.00

Sketches: Young Couples, Young Ladies, Young Gentlemen. Illustrated by Phiz.

238p green cloth hardcover with gilt decor, engraved frontispiece with tissue-guard, additional ...

£32.00

Sex, Money & Personal Character in Eighteenth-Century British Politics.

£18.00

xiii 257p hardback, a fresh copy, clean and firm, excellent, new

£18.00

The Diary of a Scoundrel.

87p paperback, green cover, black lettering to front and spine, clean pages, firm binding, adapted ...

£10.00

Ancient Culture and Society. The Comic Theatre of Greece and Rome.

£10.00

168p paperback, white cover, plates, light pencilled lines to a few margins, clean text, firm ...

£10.00

Jonson Versus Bakhtin. Carnival and the Grotesque.

267p paperback, excellent condition, as new

£44.00

The People in the Playground.

£6.00

240p white paperback, excellent condition, almost as new

£6.00

Okker Gokker Gummi Klokker og Andre Bornerim.

£36.00

approx 46p large format, card cover, colour illustrated by Ungermann, one small crease to front, ...

£36.00

English Satire and the Satiric Tradition.

£10.00

xiii 286p paperback, from a Cambridge College library, label to spine, clean pages, firm binding, a ...

£10.00

Punch, or The London Charivari. Volume 90 & 91, 1896.

£46.00

iv 312p iv 312p bound volume for 1896, Almanack for 1896 in front, plain green cloth with lettering ...

£46.00

Progulka verkhom i drugie stikhi.

32p stapled booklet, blue card cover, colour illustrations throughout, very well preserved: ...

£46.00

The Eighteenth Century in English Caricature.

£15.00

viii 96p small format, green lettering to boards, old soiling to front, colour frontispiece and ...

£15.00

Three Studies on Homonymics.

£10.00

80p paperback, excellent fresh copy, first edition

£10.00

Punch, or The London Charivari. Volume 86, 1889.

£46.00

iv 328p bound volume of issues dated Jan 5, 1889 - June 30, 1889, bound in front the issue for Dec ...

£46.00

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