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DEAR PRESIDENT JOHNSON

By: Adler, Bill; Selected by

Price: $19.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11652

Condition: Very good


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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GESCHICHTEN VOM GUSCHTAV HOHLOCH: A GANZE SCHUBLAD VOLL

By: Aikele, Otto

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Reutlingen, Oertel & Spörer: 1971

Seller ID: H12487

ISBN: 392101713X

Condition: Very good


204p. Cover edges lightly sunned, jacket has small tears to edges, wear to corners, and spine sunned. Text in German. B&w illustrations. (8"x5-1/8") View more info

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GUSCHTAV HOHLOCH DER WANDERER: NEUE GESCHICHTEN

By: Aikele, Otto

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Reutlingen, Oertel & Spörer: 1981

Seller ID: H12486

ISBN: 3921017997

Condition: Very good


208p. Gift message on front endpaper, fade spots on front cover, jacket rubbed with corners worn. Text in German. B&w illustrations. (8"x5-1/4") 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

Seller ID: H9651

Condition: Very Good


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. (7-3/4"x5-1/4") 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

Seller ID: H9762

ISBN: 0070022976

Condition: Very Good


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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9791

ISBN: 0070022976

Condition: Very Good


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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11089

Condition: Very Good


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

Seller ID: H9071

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good+


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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SO IT GOES

By: Cassieri, Giuseppe; Translated from the Italian By Raymond Rosenthal

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [New York], Pantheon Books: 1960

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8770

Condition: Very Good


243p. Top edges of pages have a black mark, price clipped jacket has a 1" creased tear on top front edge with top of spine and corners worn. Comic novel of a Roman white collar worker intent on retaining his hair. Jacket design by Milton Glaser. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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DER BEZAUBERNDE GATTE: KLEINE ANLEITUNG ZUR GL√úCKLICHE EHE

By: Drews, Richard

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Munich, Paul Hugendubel Verlag: 1942

Seller ID: H12329

Condition: Good +


[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

Seller ID: H12325

Condition: Good +


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: $24.00

Publisher: New York, The Citadel Press: 1959

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9722

Condition: Very Good


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: $19.00

Publisher: Milan, Rizzoli Editore: 1948

Seller ID: H12037

ISBN: 8817654124

Condition: Very good


[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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I REMAIN, YOUR UNCLE AMBROGIO

By: Mangiapelo, Ambrogio & Gene Horwitz

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Co.: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12667

ISBN: 0809281953

Condition: Very good


[x], 115p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Jacket has small closed tears to edges with spine sunned. A collection of letters that are "wonderfully humorous and...beautifully perceptive" to Gina (Gene), who moves from her family to the West Coast, from her Italian immigrant uncle. (8-1/2"x5-7/8") 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

Seller ID: H11210

Condition: Good +


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

ISBN: 0394519124

Condition: Very good


[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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HEINRICH SCHNIBBLE AND EVEN MORE TALES MEIN GROSSFADER TOLD

By: Morrah, Dave

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Co.: 1955

Seller ID: H12330

Condition: Good +


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: First

Seller ID: H10593

Condition: Very Good


[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