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DEAR PRESIDENT JOHNSON

By: Adler, Bill; Selected by

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1964

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H11652


Unpaginated (approx. 94p.) Cover stained, jacket has a 2-1/4" tear on spine with smaller tears to edges that have been reinforced with clear tape on inside. B&w illustrations. (5-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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ARMOUR'S ALMANAC OR, AROUND THE YEAR IN 365 DAYS

By: Armour, Richard

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1962

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H9651


161p. Cover corners lightly worn, price clipped jacket has small tears to edges and chips to corners and top and bottom of spine. B&w illustrations. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

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OUT OF MY MIND

By: Armour, Richard

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H9762


xii, [216p.] Jacket corners chipped. Anthology of Armour's light verse. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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OUT OF MY MIND

By: Armour, Richard

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9791


xii, [216p.] Signed by author on half title page. Price clipped jacket has small scrapes to edges. Anthology of Armour's light verse. (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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FOR PARTLY PROUD PARENTS: LIGHT VERSE ABOUT CHILDREN

By: Armour, Richard; Introduction by Phyllis McGinley

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9874


x, [53p.] Signed by author with inscription on front endpaper. Sticker shadow on front of jacket and cover edges sunned with bottom of spine torn that corresponds to spine cover scrape. B&w illustrations. (7-3/4"x5") View more info

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FOR PARTLY PROUD PARENTS: LIGHT VERSE ABOUT CHILDREN

By: Armour, Richard; Introduction by Phyllis McGinley

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1950

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11089


x, [53p.] Signed by author on front endpaper. Endpapers brown at hinges, cover edges sunned and dented, jacket has small chips and tears to edges and a moisture stain at top front. B&w illustrations. (7-3/4"x5") View more info

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1 (ONE) O'CLOCK IN THE BUTTON FACTORY

By: Beatty, Jerome

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co.: 1964

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: H9071


282p. 1st printing. Cover corners lightly worn, price clipped jacket has chips to edges and scrapes to folds. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x6") View more info

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HOW TO SUCCEED IN TOUCH FOOTBALL

By: Birmingham, Frederic A.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co.: 1962

Seller ID: H9035


156p. Rubbed jacket soiled with chips to edges. Jacket design by Ben Feder Inc. B&w illustrations. (8-5/8"x6") View more info

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DICCIONARIO DE LOS HOMBRES

By: Carriere, Anne-Marie

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Granjas, Mexico, Editorial Grijalbo: 1964

Seller ID: P2539


271p. Cover rubbed, spine sunned and creased, back pages spotted. Spanish translation of Dictionnaire des Hommes. Cover by Tom Keogh. B&w illustrations. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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DER BEZAUBERNDE GATTE: KLEINE ANLEITUNG ZUR GLÜCKLICHE EHE

By: Drews, Richard

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Munich, Paul Hugendubel Verlag: 1942

Seller ID: H12329


[96p.] Gift message on front endpaper, page and cover edges toned, cover corners lightly worn. Text in German. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-3/8") View more info

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EMETT'S DOMAIN: TRAINS, TRAMS, & ENGLISHMEN; THE BEST OF ROWLAND EMETT

By: Emett, Rowland

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1953

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H12325


159p. Sizing on spine cloth scraped and edges of cover sunned, jacket has large chips and tears to edges. A collection of cartoons, many of which appeared in Punch magazine, by the popular British cartoonist and "inventor and builder of whimsical, mechanical 'Things'." B&w illustrations. (10-1/4"x7-5/8") View more info

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THE EXECUTIVE

By: Gabriel, Philip Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, The Citadel Press: 1959

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H9722


95p. Gift message on front pastedown, cover edges sunned and corners bumped, jacket has a 1" creased tear on top back edge with tears and chips to edges and spine sunned. Jacket design by Linc Diamant. B&w illustrations. (10-1/2"x7-1/4") View more info

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DON CAMILLO: MONDO PICCOLO, I

By: Guareschi, Giovanni; Preface by Enzo Biagi

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Milan, Rizzoli Editore: 1948

Seller ID: H12037


[xii], [364p.], vi of La Scala titles. 1984 printing. Jacket corners lightly worn. Text in Italian. B&w decorations. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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MRS. RASMUSSEN'S BOOK OF ONE-ARM COOKERY

By: Lasswell, Mary

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1946

Edition: (First Edition)

Seller ID: H7819


[102p.] Top of page edges spotted, cover has brown spots with corners worn and top front edge moisture stained, price clipped jacket has numerous chips and tears to edges with spine sunned and a few holes on folds and a few of the tears have been tape repaired. B&w illustrations. (7-3/4"x5-1/4") View more info

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LITERARY LIGHTS: A BOOK OF CARICATURES

By: Markey, Gene

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H11210


Unpaginated (approx. 100p.) Cover corners worn, black smudge on two pages. Caricatures of 1920s popular authors including F. Scott Fitzgerald, H.L. Mencken, Don Marquis, and Sinclair Lewis from the early career of Admiral Markey, former husband of Joan Bennett, Hedy Lamar, and Myrna Loy. B&w illustrations. (9-3/8"x7") View more info

MISS PIGGY'S GUIDE TO LIFE

By: Miss Piggy as told to Henry Beard

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Muppet Press; Alfred A. Knopf: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12393


[xii], 113p. Endpapers have a few light stains, price clipped jacket has worn corners. Miss Piggy's "advice on everything" including "tips on beauty, romance, foreign phrases, tipping, and finance." B&w and color photographs. (10-1/4"x8-1/8") View more info

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CLINICAL SONNETS: INTIMATE GLIMPSES OF PROPER AND IMPROPER BOSTONIANS

By: Moore, Merrill

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1949

Edition: Revised, Illustrated Edition (1953)

Seller ID: H11092


71p. 1st printing. Gift message on front endpaper, jacket edges worn with large chips and tears to edges and sticker shadow on front with spine sunned. B&w illustrations. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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HEINRICH SCHNIBBLE AND EVEN MORE TALES MEIN GROSSFADER TOLD

By: Morrah, Dave

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Co.: 1955

Seller ID: H12330


111p. Address label on front pastedown, page edges toned, cover corners worn and spine edges scraped. B&w illustrations. (7-5/8"x5-1/4") View more info

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SHALL WE JOIN THE LADIES?

By: Nicol, Eric

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1955

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H10593


[xiv], 156p. Top and bottom of spine bumped, bookstore label on back pastedown, jacket has chips and creased tears to edges with folds scraped. The author's fourth book of humorous pieces that originally appeared in The Vancouver Province, New Liberty, or Saturday Night. B&w illustrations. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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THE SWISS FAMILY PERELMAN

By: Perelman, S.J.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1950

Edition: (First Edition)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H8174


[213p.] A few pages dog-eared, cover corners bumped, jacket has a large creased chipped tear on top front edge with additional chips to edges and back panel soiled and a light moisture stain on back flap fold, bottom corner of page 184 folded. Author's inscription reads "Flo | Never mind | splitting your | sides - they've | already done that | for you - (well | almost!) | Sid" (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info