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image of TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 12 -- October 1924

TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 12 -- October 1924

by Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.; Emich, F. K.

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Published
1924
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Fair +
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Fair +. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Produced by three men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A. E. F.; Vern F. Cox, Hawaiian Service; and F. K. Emich, 91st Division. Contains… Read more
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image of TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 7 -- May 1924

TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 7 -- May 1924

by Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.; Emich, F. K.

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Published
1924
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Good +
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Good +. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with cover photograph of unidentified female nude. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Contains contemporary humor with a focus on flappers and Hollywood. Produced by three men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A.… Read more
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TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 10 -- August 1924

by Montanya, Juanita; Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.; Emich, F. K.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1924
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Very Good
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Very Good. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Produced by three men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A. E. F.; Vern F. Cox, Hawaiian Service; and F. K. Emich, 91st Division. Contains… Read more
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TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 8 -- June 1924

by Negri, Pola; La Marr, Barbara; Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.; Emich, F. K.

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Very Good. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with cover photograph of unidentified female nude. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Produced by three men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A. E. F.; Vern F. Cox, Hawaiian Service; and F. K.… Read more
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TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. II, No. 2 -- December 1924

by Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.

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Published
1924
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Good
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Good. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Produced by two men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A. E. F., and Vern F. Cox, Hawaiian Service. Contains contemporary humor and news with a… Read more
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image of TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 9 -- July 1924

TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 9 -- July 1924

by Montanya, Juanita; Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.; Emich, F. K.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1924
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Very Good +
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Very Good +. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with cover photograph of Fifi Broadhurst. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Produced by three men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A. E. F.; Vern F. Cox, Hawaiian Service; and F. K.… Read more
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image of TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 11 -- September 1924

TNT by Tim N. Tut: The Biggest Little Magazine in the World -- Vol. I, No. 11 -- September 1924

by Van Dusen, H. A.; Cox, Vern F.; Emich, F. K.

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Published
1924
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Very Good
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Fresno, CA: T N T Publishing Co, 1924. Paperback. Very Good. 96 p.: illustrations; 18 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. "Tim's Film Review" and "Hollywood Follies" -- front cover. Produced by three men who served during World War One: H. A. Van Dusen, A. E. F.; Vern F. Cox, Hawaiian Service; and F. K. Emich, 91st Division. Contains… Read more
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You Can Have It When I'm Through with It

by Mace, Betty Webb

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1976
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Very Good +
ISBN
9780913780121
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Plainfield, VT: Daughters, 1976. Paperback. Very Good +. [6], 160 p.21 cm. Paperback. A humorous novel about a young woman in Los Angeles who wants to be an artist and the various men in her life. In Very Good+ Condition: slightly rubbed; clean and tight.
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Naughty Little Woman's Clubs

by Carrell, E.

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Published
1895
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Very Good
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S.l.: s.n., 1895. Pamphlet. Very Good. [12] p.: illustrations in black and red; 19 cm. The front illustration has a stylized signature: E. Carrell or Yarrell? No publication information; not listed in WorldCat. The illustrations and text suggest that it was published in the 1890s. A "humorous" criticism of the activities of late 19th-century women's… Read more
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Trumpty Dumpty Wanted a Crown: Verses for a Despotic Age

by Lithgow, John

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Published
2020
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781797209463
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San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Prism, 2020. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 103, [1] p.: illustrations; 21 cm. White cover with grey spine title and decoration. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket. Witty and amusing poetry and illustrations by John Lithgow about the previous resident of the White House. Book iand dust jacket are in Fine Condition: clean… Read more
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Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verse

by Lithgow, John

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Published
2019
Condition
Near Fine -
ISBN
9781452182759
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San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Prism, 2019. Hardcover. Near Fine -/fine. 111, [1] p.: illustrations; 21 cm. Grey cover with yellow spine title and decoration. Red endpapers. Illustrated dust jacket. Witty and amusing poetry and illustrations by John Lithgow about the previous resident of the White House. Book is in Near Fine- Condition: p.… Read more
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image of Picture News In Color and Action -- Vol. 1 No. 2 Feb. 1946

Picture News In Color and Action -- Vol. 1 No. 2 Feb. 1946

by Gross, Milt; Jennings, Al

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Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
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New York: 229 Lafayette Street Corp, 1946. Paperback. Very Good. 48 p.: color cartoons; 26 cm. Color illustrated cover; stapled. Contents: Al Jennings: Reformed Train Robber Tells All -- America's Most Courageous Entertainer [Jane Froman] -- Atomic Energy: Chaos or World Plenty -- How and Why Ed Kennedy, the famous A.P. correspondent scooped the world on… Read more
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image of A Smattering of Ignorance [provenance: Ann Wyeth McCoy]

A Smattering of Ignorance [provenance: Ann Wyeth McCoy]

by Levant, Oscar

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co, 1940. Hardcover. Very Good/very good -. xi, [1], 267 p.; 21 cm. Grey cloth with red and black spine title and illustration that runs continuously from the spine onto the front cover. Top page edges red. Illustrated dust jacket in mylar cover. Gift inscription on front free endpaper: "Ann… Read more
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image of Stories Worth Telling by Herbert Leonard Coggins; Illustrated by C. V. Dwiggins

Stories Worth Telling by Herbert Leonard Coggins; Illustrated by C. V. Dwiggins

by Coggins, Herbert Leonard; Dwiggins, C. V.

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good -
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Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co, 1914. Hardcover. Very Good -. First published in 1909. [160] p.: cartoons; 15 cm. Green cloth with white spine and cover titles; dark green decoration on spine and front cover. Publisher's advertisements on final 4 pages. Small bookseller's label from Brentano's, New York, on back fixed endpaper. Undated gift… Read more
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image of The Best of H. T. Webster: A Memorial Collection; With a Preface by Robert E. Sherwood and a Biographical Sketch by Philo Calhoun

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1953. Hardcover. Near Fine/good. First Printing. 255 p.: illustrations; 27 cm. Turquoise and black cover with black spine title and small front cover illustration. Illustrated dust jacket. Front dust jacket flap indicates that this was a book dividend of the Book-of-the-Month Club. Former owner's name on front free… Read more
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image of Laughter is Legal; by Francis Leo Golden; Foreword by Alexander F. Ormsby; Illustrated by Barye Phillips

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New York: Frederick Fell, 1950. Hardcover. Very Good. First Printing Oct. 1950. 280 p.: illustrations; 20 cm. Blue cloth black spine title. No dust jacket. Illustrated title page. Humorous anecdotes and cartoons relating to lawyers, courts, and the law. In Very Good Condition: spine is slightly faded; clean and tight.
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image of Manners & Customs of ye Englishe; Drawn from ye Quick by Richard Doyle with Extracts from Mr. Pips His Diary by Percival Leigh

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London & Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis, 1911. Hardcover. Good. viii, 98, [2] p.: illustrations; 21 cm. Wrapper printed in red and black, over plain card cover; color pastedown on front wrapper. Publisher's advertisement for The Cities series on unpaginated page following text. Originally appeared serially in Punch; first published in book form in 1850 by… Read more
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G.O. Fizzickle Pogo

by Kelly, Walt

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1958
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Good +
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$10.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1958. Paperback. Good +. First Printing. 191 p.: cartoons; 20 cm. Paperback with illustrated blue cover; $1 price on cover. In Good+ Condition: edges are rubbed; cover is lightly soiled; first 2 leaves (including title page) are partially detached; page edges are browning; otherwise, clean and solid.
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image of Pogo for President: Selected Cartoons from I Go Pogo Vol. 1

Pogo for President: Selected Cartoons from I Go Pogo Vol. 1

by Kelly, Walt

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1964
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Good +
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Greenwich, Conn: Fawcett Publications, 1964. Paperback. Good +. First Crest printing, April 1964. [Approx. 120] p.: cartoons; 18 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. All page edges red. Crest Book s708. In Good+ Condition: edges rubbed; cover lightly soiled; loss at lower corner of front cover; closed 1-cm. tear from fore-edge of front cover;… Read more
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image of Toasts for the Times in Pictures and Rhymes by John William Sargent; Pictured by Nella Fontaine Binckley

Toasts for the Times in Pictures and Rhymes by John William Sargent; Pictured by Nella Fontaine Binckley

by Sargent, John William; Binckley, Nella Fontaine

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1906
Condition
Good
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$16.00

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Chicago, Akron, New York: Saalfield Publishing Co, 1906. Good. 65 leaves, loose (probably removed from the original book): illustrations; 17 cm. Top edges gilt. Consists of the title page and 64 illustrated toasts. Charming turn-of-the-last-century illustrations with toasts, both serious and amusing. In Good Condition: several have finger soiling along edges and corner creasing… Read more
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