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Dress Your Family In Corduroy And Denim
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Dress Your Family In Corduroy And Denim

By Sedaris, David

London: Abacus. Very Good. 2005. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Light reading creases and shelf wear, sticker to front cover, light foxing to edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover design uncredited. ; 272 pages; A collection of whimsical essays revealing the absurdity in everyday life. .

$7.58

A Book of Nonsense
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A Book of Nonsense

By Various

London: J M Dent. Good+. 1984. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Some shelf and edge wear with tiny split to base of spine, light reading creases and grime, some foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Good reading copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Edward Lear. ; Everyman's Classics; 224 pages; A classic collection of nonsense writing including works by Edwars Lear, Lewis Carroll and many authors of rhymes whose names are now unknown. Edited by Ernest Rhys and with an Introduction by Roger Lancelyn Green. .

$5.38

Major Thompson Lives In France And Major Thompson And I
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Major Thompson Lives In France And Major Thompson And I

By Daninos, Pierre

London: The Reprint Society. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1959. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ with slight sunning to spine and stain to rear. ; Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to black spine panel. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Translated from the original French. ; Cartoons; 320 pages; Omnibus edition of the first two works featuring Major Thompson, a character Daninos used to compare British and French society and culture. Daninos worked with English Army officers during the Second World War in Flanders. His affectionate observations created the character of Major Thompson, often believed by his French readers to be a real person. .

$11.38

Doctor at Sea
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Doctor at Sea

By Gordon, Richard

London: Michael Joseph. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1955. Twenty-First Printing. Hardcover. Light shelf wear and tear to unclipped DJ, light grime to boards, fly shadows to endpapers, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Twenty-first impression, October 1955. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering and white motifs to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; 224 pages; In an attempt to avoid matrimony and to escape the drudgery of general practice, Richard signs on as ship's doctor aboard the Lotus of the Fathom Steamboat Company. Various misadventures at sea follow and also a mystery. What exactly is in the Captain's stomach remedy? And more to the point, what on earth happened to the previous doctor? .

$10.11

Doctor in the Nude
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Doctor in the Nude

By Gordon, Richard

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Fair; Some reading and cover creasing, covers somewhat scuffed with ink . marks and some grime, old dealer ink stamp to front endpaper, exterior . somewhat grotty but reasonable inside. ; First paperback edition. Reading . copy only. Cover design by Ivan Holmes.. 1976. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . The Doctor Series; 176 pages; As the Dean prepares for the Royal Opening of a new building at St. Swithin's a baffling epidemic of nudity appears to have broken out among the medical staff of the hospital. .

$1.58

The Official Irish Joke Book No. 3  (Book 2 to Follow)
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The Official Irish Joke Book No. 3 (Book 2 to Follow)

By Hornby, Peter

London: Futura. Very Good-; Minor cover creases, some foxing. ; Paperback original, second . printing 1981. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork uncredited.. 1981. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; B&W Illustrations; 96 pages; Sequel to the original, packed with what you would expect from the genre. ; 0708813577 .

$2.21

How to Stay Married
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How to Stay Married

By Cooper, Jilly

London: Methuen. Very Good; Light cover creases, inside covers toned; Paperback original, . second printing 1981. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork . uncredited.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 80 pages; A witty guide to marriage survival, originally written when the author was newly married herself. ; 0413194701 .

$3.16

The Devil's Bedside Book
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The Devil's Bedside Book

By Rossiter, Leonard L.

London: Hamlyn. Good; Some reading and cover creases, RNLI sticker to rear cover, heavy . foxing. ; Paperback original. Good reading copy, no names inside. Cover . artwork by Charles Griffin.. 1980. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 112 pages; A cynic's survival guide filled with usefum maxims to help you see things as they are, not as they ought to be. ; 0600201058 .

$2.21

Wilt on High
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Wilt on High

By Sharpe, Tom

London: Pan Books. Very Good; Light cover creasing and edge wear, front endpaper toned. ; . Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover artwork by Paul Sample.. 1985. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Twenty-Fifth Printing; The Wilt Series; Vol. 3; 256 pages; The third of the Wilt novels. Henry Wilt is still teaching at the Fenland Tech, but he comes under suspicion when drugs keep turning up in the college. His nemesis Inspector Flint, knowing that he must be guilty of something, sees a chance at last to settle a number of old scores. But Wilt is always capable of blundering his way into creating new enemies and this escapade will prove no exception. ; 0330287656 .

$2.21

Wing And A Prayer Plane Tales from the Arrival Gate
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Wing And A Prayer Plane Tales from the Arrival Gate

By Nown, Graham

London: Futura. Very Good+; Minor cover creasing and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, . no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Chris Pavely.. 1989. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 160 pages; Amusing travellers tales and anecdotes from the world of airlines and airports. ; 0708842100 .

$6.01

Penelope
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Penelope

By Thelwell, Norman

London: Magnum Books. Very Good-; Light reading creases and edge wear, sunned spine, some . foxing. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1982. Reprint. Paperback. Second Printing; Cartoons; Ponies and philosophy, Penelope's guide for arm-chair pony lovers everywhere. ; 0417011709 .

$5.38

Dangerous Pursuits
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Dangerous Pursuits

By Salaman, Nicholas

London: Harper Collins. Very Good; Light reading and cover creases, slight foxing to inside . covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names . inside. Cover artwork by Paul Sample.. 1994. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Panther Books; 272 pages; Roy Croucher is a Peeping Tom from the best of motives. He learning the craft of tracking in the deadly jungles of Malaya, and adapted his skills to the streets of London. Sometimes he plays little jokes on people for a laugh. But when he spots Chloe going out with an expense account Yank who's alread married, the hunt is on. Jungle-style. ; 0586060308 .

$5.05

Humorous Stories
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Humorous Stories

By Pain, Barry

London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd.. Good+ with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped and rubbed, . lightly sunned spine, gutter cracked at frontis, light foxing. ; Orange . cloth boards with black lettering to front cover and spine with motifs to . boards, photo frionts of author. No names inside. Heavy book and priced . accordingly.. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; 768 pages; Collection of ten short stories by Pain with an introduction by Alfred Noyes. .

$34.80

Jonah And Co
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Jonah And Co

By Yates, Dornford

London: Ward, Lock & Co. , Limited. Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, some staining to boards, . corners lightly bumped, ink name and date to front endpaper, some heavy . foxing. ; Green cloth boards with black lettering to front cover and . spine. Good reading copy. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1939. Hardcover. Thirteenth Printing; The Berry Series; Vol. 4; 312 pages; The fourth collection of short stories featuring Bertram "Berry" Pleydell and his family. .

$15.17

More Of The World's Stupidest Signs
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More Of The World's Stupidest Signs

By Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe

London: Michael O'Mara. Very Good; Light cover creases, minor edge and shelf wear, some foxing to . edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside.. 2003. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Another collection of silly instructions, ludicrous announcements and ridiculous memos. ; 1843170329 .

$3.16

Private Eye's Colemanballs 3
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Private Eye's Colemanballs 3

By Fantoni, Barry

London: Private Eye / Andre Deutsch. Very Good-; Some reading and cover creases. ; Nice tight copy, no names or . marks inside.. 1986. Paperback. Second Printing; Cartoons; Another collection of quotes from sports commentators, personalities and pundits who should have engaged brain before opening mouth. ; 0233979859 .

$3.16

How to be a Wally
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How to be a Wally

By Manning, Paul

London: Futura Publications. Very Good; Some cover discolouration, light foxing. ; Nice tight flat . copy, no names inside, appears unread. States that Paul Manning is not a . pseudonym of Giles Brandreth, but they might be lying.. 1983. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 128 pages; The unthinking man's guide to being a complete Wally. ; 0708824404 .

$3.78

Private Eye's Colemanballs
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Private Eye's Colemanballs

By Fantoni, Barry

London: Private Eye / Andre Deutsch. Good; Some reading and cover creases, some staining to front cover, . endpaper and early leaves. ; Good reading copy, no names inside.. 1985. Paperback. Tenth Printing; Cartoons; A bumper collection of quotes from sports commentators, personalities and pundits who should have engaged brain before opening mouth. ; 0233974903 .

$2.47

A Load of Cockney Cobblers
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A Load of Cockney Cobblers

By Aylwin, Bob

Edinburgh: Johnston & Bacon. Very Good; Light shelf wear, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Nice . tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Tony Holland. Foreword by . Leslie Crowther.. 1973. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Cartoons; 96 pages; London's rhyming slang interpretted by a former Fleet Street journalist through stories, anecdotes and glossaries with translations into mainstream English. ; 0717941914 .

$4.75

If...Only Again
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If...Only Again

By Bell, Steve

London: Methuen. Very Good-; Some reading and cover creasing, slanted spine, some grime to . fore edge of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. . Cover artwork by Steve Bell.. 1989. Paperback. Third Printing; Cartoons; 160 pages; Collection of cartoons that originally appeared in The Guardian newspaper during 1983 and 1984. The period when the rivets of the Iron Lady began to fall out. ; 0413566005 .

$6.32

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