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Punchlines: The Violence of American Humor

by Keough, William

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AardBooks
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine/VG+
Edition
1st ptg
ISBN
9781557780843
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$12.00

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NY: Paragon House. Near Fine/VG+. 1990. 1st ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 278pp . Signed by the author. INSCRIBED "For Matt... etc" Some rubbing to DJ. .
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Blown Covers: New Yorker Covers You Were Never Meant to See

by Mouly, Francoise

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AardBooks
Published
2012
Condition
Fine/Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781419702099
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$10.00

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NY: Abrams. Fine/Fine. 2012. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 128pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Take-offs on NYer covers, not the real things. .
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Lets Go for Broke

by Lasswell, Mary

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AardBooks
Published
1962
Condition
VG+/VG
Edition
4th ptg
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$35.00

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Boston: HMCo. VG+/VG. 1962. 4th ptg. hardcover. 12mo . 276pp . P O name. Several 1/4" tears to price-clipped DJ. First Lasswell we've had in years! .
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Read My Lips: No New Pets!

by Salisbury, Linda Grotke

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AardBooks
Published
1990
Condition
VG+ wraps
Edition
trade pbk
ISBN
9780962797408
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$15.00

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Charlotte Harbor, FL: Tabby House Books. VG+ wraps. 1990. trade pbk. paperback. 12mo . 129pp . Signed by the author. .
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Everyone But Me and Thee

by Nash, Ogden

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AardBooks
Published
1962
Condition
VG/Good+ (see notes)
Edition
1st
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$10.00

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Boston: Little Brown. VG/Good+ (see notes). 1962. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 171pp . 1" tear, several short tears and some soiling to DJ. In mylar. As a child, I sometimes delivered milk to Mr. Nash. True fact. .
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The Playboy Book of Humor and Satire

by Editors of Playboy

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AardBooks
Published
1967
Condition
VG+/VG
Edition
1st
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$10.00

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Chicago: Playboy Press. VG+/VG. 1967. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 407pp . Lotta big names here! .
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What Am I Doing Here ?

by Dean, Abner

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AardBooks
Published
1947
Condition
Fine/Near Fine
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9781681370491
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$20.00

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NY: New York Review Comics. Fine/Near Fine. 1947. reprint. hardcover. 8vo . 163pp . New reprint of the 1947 original. (Ca. 2000, 22.95 DJ price.) .
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Der Zweifelhafte Gast (essentially the contents of Amphigorey in German)

by Gorey, Edward

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AardBooks
Published
1973
Condition
VG-/Good+ dj
Edition
reprints
ISBN
9783257009330
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$25.00

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Germany: Diogenes. VG-/Good+ dj. 1973. reprints. hardcover. 4to . 250pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Spine cocked, couple tears to 3/4" to DJ, and a bit musty (we're working on it.) What a good way to learn German. If I were a German teacher, I'd assign everyone in my class to translate one or two of the pieces, then compare… Read more
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The Tough Coughs as He Ploughs the Dough

by Seuss, Dr. (Marschall, ed.)

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AardBooks
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine/VG+
Edition
1st THUS
ISBN
9780688065485
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$20.00

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NY: Morrow/Remco. Near Fine/VG+. 1987. 1st THUS. hardcover. 8vo . 143pp . 1/4" tear to DJ. In mylar. .
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Conversation Pieces

by Alajalov, Constantin (Janet Flanner, commentary; Bryan Holme, ed. )

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AardBooks
Published
1942
Condition
Good+, NO dj (see notes)
Edition
1st
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$25.00

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NY: Studio Publications. Good+, NO dj (see notes). 1942. 1st. hardcover. folio . 104pp . NO PRIORITY OR INTERNATIONAL. Slight bow to covers, bottom corners just through, some soiling to cloth, foxing end papers Not the best of condition, but not that common. Endpapers looked a bit moldy from adhesive show-through and foxing, but we find it passes the nose… Read more
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With Love from Charlie Brown (6 book boxed set)

by Schulz, Charles M.

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AardBooks
Published
1970
Condition
VG+ books in a good only slipcase
Edition
1st ptgs
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$50.00

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Cleveland: World. VG+ books in a good only slipcase. 1970. 1st ptgs. hardcovers. 8vos . unpp . Books average VG+ ("He's Your Dog" has a small stain on cover). All stated firsts, based on the TV specials (not cartoon panels) The slipcase id BADLY RUBBED at edges, but no splits. Tirles include It's the Great Pumpkin C. B., You're… Read more
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The Mixture for Low Spirits being a Compound of Witty Sayings...

by Tegg, William

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AardBooks
Published
1876
Condition
Good only EX LIB
Edition
4th ed.
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$20.00

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London: Tegg. Good only EX LIB. 1876. 4th ed.. hardcover. 16mo . 128pp . Binding tape to both end papers. Taped dymo-label title on spine. Wright Collection, Keene Library, bar code x'd out. .
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The Best of the Harvard Lampoon

by Harvard Lampoon (Rich, intro.)

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AardBooks
Published
2016
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781501109850
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$8.00

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NY: Touchstone. Near Fine/Fine. 2016. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 254pp . Rem line bottom edge. Has pieces by John Updike, Conan O'Brien, B. J. Novak (The Office), Walter Isaacson, George Plimpton, etc .
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More Like Old Times

by Coren, Alan

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AardBooks
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780860516811
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$75.00

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London: Robson. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1990. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 221pp . If you like literate humor from the likes of Wodehouse and Perelman, Coren (the former editor of Punch) won't disappoint. Only a few of his books have been published in the US though. .
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A Year in Cricklewood

by Coren, Alan

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AardBooks
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780860517603
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$75.00

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London: Robson. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1991. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 219pp . If you like literate humor from the likes of Wodehouse and Perelman, Coren (the former editor of Punch) won't disappoint. Only a few of his books have been published in the US though. .
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BUMF

by Coren, Alan

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AardBooks
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine/VG+
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780860512912
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$20.00

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NY: Parkwest. Near Fine/VG+. 1984. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 160pp .
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A Bit on the Side

by Coren, Alan

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AardBooks
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780860519904
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$75.00

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London: Robson. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1995. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 158pp . If you like literate humor from the likes of Wodehouse and Perelman, Coren (the former editor of Punch) won't disappoint. Only a few of his books have been published in the US though. .
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The Best of Alan Coren

by Coren, Alan

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AardBooks
Published
1980
Condition
VG+/VG+
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780312077112
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$30.00

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NY: St. Martin's. VG+/VG+. 1980. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 416pp . A few foxing spots to DJ. .
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The Sanity Inspector

by Coren, Alan

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AardBooks
Published
1974
Condition
VG+/VG
Edition
1st US
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$50.00

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NY: St. Martin's. VG+/VG. 1974. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 176pp . 1/2" tear to price-clipped DJ .
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The American Cartoon Album

by Abel, Bob (ed.)

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AardBooks
Published
1974
Condition
VG+/VG
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780396070283
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$8.00

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NY: Dodd Mead. VG+/VG. 1974. 1st. hardcover. 4to . unpp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Couple 1/4" tears, some rubbing to DJ. .
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