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Three Men in a Boat: Illustrated Edition

By Jerome, Jerome K.

London: Pavilion / Michael Joseph, 1989. The classic account of boating on the river Thames, annotated and introduces by Christopher Matthew and Benny Green. This version handsomely suoplemented by contemporary illustrations. 192p. illus.bibliography index. Trade Paperback. Fine.

$20.00

McAuslan in the Rough and Other Stories
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McAuslan in the Rough and Other Stories

By Fraser,George MacDonald

London: Fontana/Collins Harvill, 1988. "That walking disaster Private McAuslan, the dirtiest soldies in the world, is back for more misadventures - from the bars of North Africa to the fast greens of Scotland. Whether cadding for his RSM, winning a quiz competition, falling in love or knocking out villainous Arabi traders, McAuslan remains a 'rerr terr'..."Sequel to " The General Danced at Dawn" . Reprint. Pbk. Very Good.

$10.00

McAuslan in the Rough and Other Stories

By Fraser,George MacDonald

New York: A.A. Knopf, 1974. "That walking disaster Private McAuslan, the dirtiest soldies in the world, is back for more misadventures - from the bars of North Africa to the fast greens of Scotland. Whether cadding for his RSM, winning a quiz competition, falling in love or knocking out villainous Arabi traders, McAuslan remains a 'rerr terr'... a sequel to " The General Danced at Dawn" Nice sharp copy, slight fading along edges of green paper over boards, Dj protected in sleeve has 1" tear near spine, else fine. 1st US Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

The Littlehampton Saga : Comprising "Saracen's Head", "Drayneflete Revealed", "Littlehampton Bequest"

By Lancaster, Osbert

London: Methuen, 1984. This volume brings together three entertaining books ("The Saracen's Head", "Drayneflete Revealed" and "The Littlehampton Bequest") in which the by the inimitable Osbert books chronicles - in words and drawings - the lives and fortunes of the Littlehampton family of Drayneflete. 253p. illus Clean,tight,crisp copy - looks unread.. Reissue. Softcover. Fine. Illus. by Lancaster, Osbert.

$12.50

With Malice Toward Some

By Halsey,Margaret

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1938. "Margaret Halsey is the wife of a young Ph.D. who went to England on an exchange professorship. While Henry taught, Margaret saw life as it was being lived in a small English village. Much that she saw seemed to call for applause, and about an equal amount for malice, a quality for which she is uproariously proficient. ".280p. illus Name of previous owner on title page. Reprint. Hardcover. Good>Very Good/Good (torn parts repaired). Illus. by Peggy Bacon.

$7.50

The English Gentleman's Child

By Sutherland,Douglas

London: Penguin, 1981. Reprint. Pbk.. Very Good. Illus. by Illus.Timothy Jacques.

$4.00

The English Gentleman

By Sutherland,Douglas

London: Penguin, 1980. Pbk. Very Good. Illus. by Illus.Timothy Jaques.

$5.00

The English Gentleman

By Sutherland,Douglas

London: Penguin, 1980. Pbk. Very Good. Illus. by Illus.Timothy Jaques.

$5.00

The English Gentleman's Mistress

By Sutherland,Douglas

London: Debrett, 1980. Hilarious send up of the habits and lifestyle of British aristocracy. 77p. illus. 1st.UK Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Illus.Timothy Jacques.

$7.00

The English Gentleman's Child

By Sutherland,Douglas

New York: Viking Press, 1980. 1st US Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine - Price Clipped. Illus. by Illus.Timothy Jacques.

$10.00

The Humour of Dickens

By Cruikshank, R.J.(dickens, charles)

London: News Chronicle Collection of humourous extracts from Charles Dicken's works, illustrated by well known British cartoonists : Ronald Searle, Osbert Lancaster, Vicky, Low, Giles, Michael Cummings, Edward Ardizzone, Joss, Illingworth,Horner etc. (no date but c.1952) 145p. Illus (B & W) . 1st UK Ed.. Original Wraps. Very Good/Good,Slight Chips & Tears. Illus. by Ronald Searle, Osbert Lancaster, Vicky, Low, Giles, Michael Cummings, Edward Ardizzone, Joss, Illingworth,Horner.

$8.00

Shakespeare's Insults : Educating Your Wit
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Shakespeare's Insults : Educating Your Wit

By Hill, Wayne & Ottchen, Cynthia

London: Vermilion, 1995. 308 p. of verbal insults, abuse, wit and humor from Shakespeare (Book dealer stamp inside front cover). Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$6.00

Asterix : He Dikonoia

By Goscinny, Rene & Uderzo, Albert

Athens: Mamouthkomix, 2014. 1st Greek Edition. Laminated Hardcover. New Book from Greece.

$20.00

Asterix : Kai he Chytra

By Goscinny, Rene & Uderzo, Albert

Athens: Mamouthkomix, 2014. 1st Greek Edition. Laminated Hardcover. New Book from Greece.

$20.00

Asterix Kai Oi Normanoi

By Goscinny, Rene & Uderzo, Albert

Athens: Mamouthkomix, 2014. Reissue. Laminated Hardcover. New Book from Greece.

$20.00

Asterix : He Katoikia Ton Theon

By Goscinny, Rene & Uderzo, Albert

Athens: Mamouthkomix, 2014. 1st Greek Edition. Laminated Hardcover. New Book from Greece.

$20.00

Alphabetari tou Diavbolou / The Devil's Dictionary

By Bierce, Ambrose

Athens: To Vima, 2015. The Devil's Dictionary is a satirical dictionary written by American journalist and author Ambrose Bierce. Originally published in 1906 as The Cynic's Word Book, it features Bierce's witty and often ironic spin on many common English words. Retitled in 1911, it has been followed by numerous "unabridged" versions compiled after Bierce's death, which include definitions absent from earlier editions.Reprint of an editon originally issued by Minoas in 2013. Reissue. Decorative Hardcover. New Book from Greece. Illus. by Ralph Steadman.

$22.00

Saturday Poems

By Brahms, Caryl

London: E.M.I. Records, 1964. Recording of poems written for the TV programme "That was the Week That Was" Intoduced by Ned Sherrin it contains [1] Lay Waste the Lillies, Read by Dame Edith Evans [2] Will Goes back to Stratford, read by Max Adrian [3] Marilyn, read by Sir Michael Redgrave [4] Ode to Dr. Beeching, read by Sir Michael Redgrave.. 1st UK Ed.. LP Record. Very Good.

$75.00

The Bab Ballads
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The Bab Ballads

By Gilbert, W. S. [Bab]

U.S.A.: Dove Entertainment Inc, 2000. The box contains 2 double sided cassettes. Read by Jim Broadbent. Playing time 3 hours. A very amusing collection of light verse by W. S. Gilbert ...written before he became famous for his comic opera librettos with Arthur Sullivan.... The Bab Ballads take their name from Gilbert's childhood nickname.. First Thus. Boxed Set. As New. Illus. by Read by Jim Broadbent.

$15.00

Oscar Wilde's Guide to Modern Living
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Oscar Wilde's Guide to Modern Living

By Wilde, Oscar

U.S.A.: Doubleday, 1996. Edited by John Calvin Batchelor & Craig McNeer. The plays, novels, essays, letters, and bons mots of Oscar Wilde form one of the most extraordinary bodies of work in the Englishlanguage--brilliant, witty, full of wicked insight and dazzling turns of phrase. Oscar Wilde's Guide to Modern Living gathers hundreds of thewriter's pithiest utterances and epigrams in a collection of late nineteenth-century wisdom that has an uncanny relevance to the late twentieth.... Wilde's voice rings with ... imagination and keen intelligence that ...sounds amazingly fresh and current today. 117p. [ A nice gift copy]. 1st US Ed.. Hardcover. New/New.

$20.00

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