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The Virgin of Waikiki
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The Virgin of Waikiki

By Blanding, Don

New York: Henry M. Snyder & Co., 1933. Edge wear to boards and dust jacket. The Jacket is also price-clipped and protected now in a clear Mylar sleeve. Brief gift inscription to previous owner. Small, thin book, about 40 pages (unpaginated). New illustrations for this printing by A.B. Butler, Jr. Whimsical story told in rhyming verse. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by A.B. Butler, Jr..

$12.50

Laughing to Keep from Crying
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Laughing to Keep from Crying

By Benefield, June

Houston, Texas: Gulf Publishing Company, 1972. Very mild wear to book. The dust jacket has some rubbing long the spine and flap folds, but a nice, clean copy inscribed by the author to the previous owner, who has scribbled over the name in the inscription. Benefield wrote the column, Skirt Tales, for the Houston Chronicle for 18 years, beginning in 1956. This book offers a collection of 40 of those columns, as well as two additional articles about life as a wife and mother in suburbia during the 1950s-1970s.. SIGNED. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$7.00

Low & Inside
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Low & Inside

By Osborn, Robert

New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc., 1953. Shelf wear, upper corners bumped, lower corners worn through. Dust jackethas some edge wear and chipping and a scratch on the rear panel. No writing or marks. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Robert Osborn.

$20.00

My Husband Is Not a Wimp!: Margulies Cartoons from the Houston Post
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My Husband Is Not a Wimp!: Margulies Cartoons from the Houston Post

By Margulies, Jimmy (SIGNED)

Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: Eakin Press, 1988. Collection of 1980s American political wit and humor from one of that era's premier editorial cartoonists, Jimmy Margulies of the defunct Houston Post. These cartoons are copyrighted 1984 to 1988, The Houston Post. 154 pages in a 7.5 X 10-inch oblong paperback format. Signed by Margulies on the title page: "For Tom- Best Wishes, Jimmy Margulies.". SIGNED. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$15.00

The Fifteen Joys of Marriage
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The Fifteen Joys of Marriage

By Anonymous (Trans. By Elisabeth Abbott)

New York: Orion Press, 1959. Previous owner bookplate on front pastedown. Light stain on jacket's rear panel. Illustrated satire of married life. Translated from French (anonymous author) into modern English for the first time. 221 pages, fifteen color illustrations.. First English Translation. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Sussan, Rene Ben.

$12.00

In-laws and Out-laws and Parkinson's Third Law
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In-laws and Out-laws and Parkinson's Third Law

By Parkinson, Professor C. Northcote

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1962. Light wear to book, jacket is edge-worn and chipped. Protected in a Mylar cover now. More business humor from Parkinson (choosing the proper father-in-law, avoidance of paper work, how to dominate a meeting, etc.). Jacket and chapter illustrations by Robert C. Osborn.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Robert C. Osborn.

$12.00

My Husband Is Not a Wimp!: Margulies Cartoons from the Houston Post
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My Husband Is Not a Wimp!: Margulies Cartoons from the Houston Post

By Margulies, Jimmy

Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: Eakin Press, 1988. Collection of 1980s American political wit and humor from one of that era's premier editorial cartoonists, Jimmy Margulies of the defunct Houston Post. These cartoons are copyrighted 1984 to 1988, The Houston Post. 154 pages in a 7.5 X 10-inch oblong paperback format.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine+.

$12.50

Justin Wilson's Cajun Humor
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Justin Wilson's Cajun Humor

By Wilson, Justin;Jacobs, Howard

Gretna, Louisiana: Pelican Publishing Company, 1974. Jacket shows some rubbing, slight edge wear, and fading to the spine. 133 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$15.00

Lifestyle Limericks: Deutsche Und Englische

By Rennert, Erwin

Wien: Christian Brandstatter, 1994. Signed by the author on the title page. German language with English translation.. SIGNED. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$12.00

A Treasury of Ribaldry
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A Treasury of Ribaldry

By Untermeyer, Louis

London: Elek Books, 1971. Light edge wear and shelf wear. 675 pages.. 3rd Impression. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$15.00

Plowin' Out the Corners, by Uncle Zeb
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Plowin' Out the Corners, by Uncle Zeb

By Wood, Carl C

Claude, Texas: Self Published, 1962. Inscription reads, "Uncle Zeb and I like Boy's Ranch, too - Carl C. Wood". SIGNED. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$9.50

Doonesbury
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Doonesbury

By Trudeau, G.B

Canada: American Heritage Press, 1971. Foreword by Erich Segal. Faint remains of a coffee cup ring stain on front cover. A bit of wear at the spine ends and a bit of fading to the jacket's spine. Interior bright and clean.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Trudeau, G.B..

$12.00

Please Don't Eat the Daisies
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Please Don't Eat the Daisies

By Kerr, Jean

New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1957. General wear and soiling. Spine cocked. Boards bumped with some edge wear. Jacket chipped, rubbed, and price-clipped in protective Mylar cover, which improves the appearance quite a bit. A stated first edition of this family humor classic, the basis for the 1960 film of the same name, which starred Doris Day and David Niven.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Rose, Carl.

$10.00