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Bastards & boneheads:

by Will Ferguson

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Published
1999
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Very Good-
ISBN
9781550547375
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After year of research, often late into the night, the author has come up with the most sophisticated system ever devised for evaluating Canadian leadership. It's called 'Bastards and Boneheads.' Bastards succeed. Whether their goals are noble or immoral, Bastard are ruthless. Active. They cause events to unfold by and act of focused will. Boneheads fail, usually by stumbling over… Read more
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1066 and all that

by Walter Carruthers Sellar & Robert Julian Yeatman

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Published
2001
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Very Good
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Intdocuced by Ned Sherrin, barrister-at-law; 116 pages; with slip case.
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The Most of S.J.Perelman

by S.J. Perelman

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Published
March 22, 2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780413455000
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'As far as I'm concerned, Perelman is the supreme lunatic humorist in the language, British or American. He seems to know the vocabulary of every English writer from Macaulay to Woody Allen and uses the most unpredictable mixtures of them to produce mock-solemn commentaries on the absurdities of our time.' … Read more
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The Eliza Stories

by Barry Pain

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Published
1992
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Very Good-
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9781857930320
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the first stories of the patient Eliza and her exasperating husband appeared in 1900, and proved so popular that over the next 12 years their author produced 5 volumes of their daily adventures, all of which are collected in this book. They chronicle the everyday life of a suburban couple, narrated by Eliza's pompous, gullible and infuriating husband (who is… Read more
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Unusual Uses for Olive Oil: A Professor Dr von Igelfeld Entertainment Novel (4)

by Alexander McCall Smith

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Published
2013-01-01
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Very Good
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9780676979558
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In this installment, von Igelfeld experiences a series of new adventures. First, he finds that his academic rival Detlev-Amadeus Unterholzer has been winning undeserved recognition, a situaiton that must be addressed. Then von Igelfeld stumbles toward a romance with Frau Benz, a charming widow who owns her own Schloss and a fleet of handsome cars - until a faux pas… Read more
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Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . .

by Thomas Cathcart; Daniel Klein

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Published
June 24, 2008
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Very Good
ISBN
9780143113874
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'It is often difficult to find the perfect gift for people we love...I stumbled upon the perfect present...Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar...What happens when you mix corny jokes, one-liners and vaudeville humor with some of life's greatest lessons? You get an extraordinary read you'll want to share with as many people as possible. It's funny-bone tickler with… Read more
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English Gentleman's Mistress

by Douglas Sutherland

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Published
1980
ISBN
9780905649450
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Light sun fade to spine of dj. Sound clean copy
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The English gentleman's child

by Douglas Sutherland

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Published
1980
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9780670296835
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Sun fade to dj spine prev owner name and nameplate
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Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories And Other Disasters

by Jean Shepherd

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Published
October 1, 1982
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Good
ISBN
9780385116329
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A collection of eight humorous short stories.
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In God we trust all others pay cash

by Jean Shepherd

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Published
1972
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Good
ISBN
9780385021746
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'To say that his is a genuinely funny book needs, in these days, a bit of explanation. No black humor, no alienation, no dirty words, no nasty sewer-type satire. It isn't funny bitter; it is funny-haha...Grab this book for a real adventure into unabashed pleasure. An uninhibited scoot into yesterday's magic.' … Read more
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Adrian Mole: The Wilderness Years

by Sue Townsend

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Published
January 30, 2003
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Very Good
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9780141010885
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Adrian Mole has at last reached physical maturity, but he can't help roaming the pages of his diary like an untamed adolescent. Finally given the heave ho by Pandora, he seeks solace in the arms of Bianca, a qualified hydraulic engineer masquerading as a waitress. Between his dishwashing job and completing his epic novel Lo! The Flat Hills of My… Read more
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