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Hoffnung's Musical Chairs

by Hoffnung, Gerard

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Published
1983
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9780285626126
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London: Souvenir Press, 1983 More musical mayhem illustrated by Gerard Hoffnung. Unpaginated.. Reprint. Laminated Hardcover. As New.
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Hoffnung Music Festival

by Hoffnung, Gerard

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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London: Dobson Putnam, 1957 A concerto of cartoons from conductors to chorus by Gerard Hoffnung. 55p. Donor inscription on ffep . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Biblioholism: The Literary Addiction

by Raabe, Tom

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Published
1991
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As New
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9781555910808
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Golden CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 1991 Have you ever ... Awakened, the morning after a book-buying spree, unable to remember how many books you bought or how much you spent? Been reprimanded or fired for reading on the job? Had to sit down with your family to discuss your book-buying and reading habits? You are not alone! 178p. illus bibliography. Soft… Read more
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Hoffnung At the Oxford Union

by Hoffnung, Gerard

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Published
1960
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Vey Good
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London: Decca Recordings, 1960 Gerard Hoffnung's hilarious appearance at the Oxford Union, recorded in co-operation with the BBC on December 4th. 1958. It features the famous Bricklayer's Story "Respected Sir" on Side I and "The Tyrolean Landlord' on Side 2..This ia an original 10" vintage vinyl LP issued as Decca Mono LP 1330. Issued shorty after his… Read more
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New York: Doubleday & Co, 1986 Popular authors, including Stephen King, Annie Dillard, John D. MacDonald and Isaac Asimov sidestep their usual writing characterisitcs to present this hilarious collection of deceptively simple short stories that end with a whiplash pun guaranteed to produce groans all around. 117p.illus.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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This Is Hancock

by Hancock, Tony [Anthony Aloysius]

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Published
1960
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Fine
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First Thus
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Londnon: Pye Records, 1960 Hancock's Half Hour was a popular BBC.radio broadcast, This recording includes 2 episodes Side A: The Wild Man Of The Woods; Side B: A Sunday Afternoon At Home. As well as Tony Hancock the other luminaries in the cast were Hattie Jacques, Sidney James, Bill Kerr. Canadian release first published 1960 of the original vintage 12"… Read more
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Anguished English: An Anthology of Accidental Assaults upon Our Language

by Lederer, Richard

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Published
1989
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Fine
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9780440203520
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New York: Laurel./ Dell, 1989 Anguished English is the impossibly funny anthology of accidental assaults upon our language. From bloopers and blunders to Signs of the Times to Mixed Up Metaphors . . . from Two-Headed Headlines to Mangling Modifiers, here is an outrageous treasury of assaults upon our common language that will leave you roaring with delight and laughter.… Read more
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Supermanship : How to Continue to Try to Stay Top Without Actually Falling to Pieces

by Potter, Stephen

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Published
1958
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Very Good+
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1st UK Edition
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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1958 After his classic examination of Gamesmanship, Lifemanship and One-Upmanship Potter aims even higher ! 128 p.illus. Paper lsightly age-toned,as is the spine of the dj which is price clipped.. 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good, Slightly Scuffed. Illus. by Illus. Frank Wilson.
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More of the World's Best Irish Jokes (World's Best Jokes)

by MacHale, Des

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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1st Australian Ed
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9780207150692
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Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1985 Affectionate humrousous stories bet read in an Irish accent . 96p.. 1st Australian Ed. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Ladies and Gentlemen The Bible!

by Goldstein, Jonatrhan

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Published
2009
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780143056546
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Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2009 Yes, it's the greatest story ever told, but let's face it: It always could have used a little punching up. In Ladies and Gentlemen, The Bible!, Jonathan Goldstein brings human depth, humour, and snappier dialogue to millennia-old biblical stories. Goldstein's version of the Bible answers the questions you need to know: . 1st Canadian Edition.. Trade… Read more
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The Best of Leacock

by Leacock, Stephen [Priestley, J.B. (Ed.]

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Published
1969
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Fine
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1969 A selection introduced and edited by J.B.Priestley. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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Bill Oddie's Little Black Bird Book

by Oddie, Bill

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Published
1995
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9780860519591
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London: Robson Books, 1995 In this book, comedian Bill Oddie writes about the glory of birdwatching, offering both serious advice as well as hilarious anecdotes. He dissects the proper uniform for birdwatching, debates whether he'd liked to be called an "ornithologist" or a "bird spotter," and tells tales of the birdwatching trips he has taken across the globe.144p.illus. . Reprint.… Read more
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Crazy World of Birdwatching

by Rigby, Peter

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Published
1986
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9781850150534
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Watford UK: Exley Publications Ltd, 1986 Cartooons poking gentle fun at the various species of British Twitchers 96p.. 1st UK Edition.. Laminated Hardcover. As New.
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The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes from a Small Island (Bryson)

by Bryson, Bill

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Published
2015
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As New
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9780857522344
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Transworld Publishers, 2015 Hardcover. As New/As New.
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1956 and All That

by Sherrin, Ned & Shand, Neil

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition
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9780718124793
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London: Michael Joseph, 1984 "A memorable history of England since the War to ennd all wars (teo) ... comprising everything you can remember and including 9 Prime Ministers, a Butler and 432 facts not contained in Irving Wallace's "The Book of Lists" 144p. Apparently a review copy - it has "Penguin Books" stamped on ffep. Else … Read more
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Dickens and the Rhetoric of Laughter

by Kincaid, James r

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Published
1972
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Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition
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9780198120162
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972 264p, bibliography, Index. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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The Yeomen of the Guard or The Merryman and Hs Maod

by Gilbert, W S.

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Published
1979
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Fine
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Facsimile Edition.
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London: Mayflower, 1979 The Gilbert & Sullivan operetta was first perfomed in 1888. The book contains the libretto and is a facsmile of the edition published by Macmillan in 1929 with eight illustrations in colour by W.Russell Flint and drawings by Charles E.Brock. 102p.. Facsimile Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Flint, W.Rusell & Brock, Charles E..
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Live From Golgotha

by Vidal, Gore

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Published
1992
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New York: Random House, 1992 'The Gospel according to Gore Vidal" A satirical take on the Crucifixion - supporting characters include St Timothy, Nero, The Saint (Paul) various modern religious evangelists and NBC news. Reprint.. Hard Cover. New/New.
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Shakespeare's Insults : Educating Your Wit

by Hill, Wayne & Ottchen, Cynthia, Shakespeare, William

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
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Reprint.
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9780091809911
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London: Vermilion, 1995 308 pages of verbal insults, abuse, wit and humor from Shakespeare, Book dealer stamp inside front cover, Else near fine.. Reprint.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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A Walk in the Woods : Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

by Bryson, Bill

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Published
1999
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As New
Edition
1st Can Ed.
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9780385257138
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 1999 1st Can Ed.. Hardcover. As New/As New.
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