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CRUIKSHANKIANA, AN ASSEMBLAGE OF THE MOST CELEBRATED WORKS OF GEORGE CRUIKSHANK [Lbc]

By: (Cruikshank, George. )

Price: $422.95

Publisher: London, Edward Lumley: 1863

Seller ID: 29116

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tal; N. D. [1836 or later]. Folio, mid 19th-Century 1/4 morocco & cloth; scuffed, joints &extremities occasionally rubbed. With 68 leaves of plates; occasional spotting & minor dampstaining. Ex-library - perforated stamp at head of title page & 1 plate. 12 x18" with fullpage plates. See Cohn 212 for first edition, issued by M’Clean. Appears complete as issued. View more info

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THE LETTERS OF JUNIUS

By: (Junius Letters. ) [Taylor, John]

Price: $159.75

Publisher: Philadelphia, Published By David Hanna. Wm. Brown, Printer.: 1818

Seller ID: 33463

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


24mo 5" - 6" tall; xxvii, [i], 412 pages; Lacking rfep and any leaves following last text page. 12mo. Contemp leather. Front hinge tender, slight loosening to leaves near front of volume. Foxed. Some dampstaining (mostly marginal). A diatribe against the Court of King George III and the Duke of Grafton in particular. English language text. Possibly first American from the English 1st Edition. View more info

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THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND AND THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME [COMPLETE IN 6 VOLUMES]

By: A'Beckett, Gilbert A

Price: $1,217.30

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Agnew & Co.: 1860

Seller ID: 29425

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


ENGLAND; FINE Binding; Decorative Binding; Color Illustrations; tall 8vo 9" - 10" t; THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND AND THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME [complete in 6 volumes]. (250 x 185 mm). Illustrated by John Leech (1817-1864) , with 30 full-page colored etchings, including frontispieces, and almost 300 woodcut vignettes. Aprox 2500pp. Elegantly bound in half red morocco over marbled boards, gilt lettering to spine, A. E. G. Condition: light shelf wear and rubbing to hinges. John Leech was a staff artist for "Punch" from its early issues in 1841. Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett (1811-1856... View more info

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ISAAC ASIMOV'S TREASURY OF HUMOR. A LIFETIME COLLECTION OF FAVORITE JOKES, ANECDOTES & LIMERICKS WITH COPIOUS NOTES.

By: Asimov, Isaac.

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 6014

ISBN: 03952841

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Asimov, Isaac Isaac Asimov's Treasury of Humor : A Lifetime Collection of Favorite Jokes, Anecdotes, and Limericks with Copious Notes on How to Tell Them and Why New York, NY, U. S. A. : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1979. Trade Paperback. As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ISBN: 0395284120 View more info

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OBSERVATIONS.

By: Beerbohm, Max.

Price: $70.45

Publisher: London, William Heinemann,: 1925

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33548

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Fifty-one full-page carIcature plates including Bernard Shaw, H. G. Wells, R. Kipling among others. Sound brown DJ with some darkening to the spine and minor wear to extrmities. Book is clean throughout with faint foxing half title page. Color frontis. View more info

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THE PICK OF PUNCH 1959

By: Bentley, Nicolas

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1959

Seller ID: 17330

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

BEN PRESERVE US

By: Bermant, Chaim

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6095

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Bermant, Chaim BEN PRESERVE US London: Chapman & Hall, 1965. Hard Cover. V Good/V Good. First Edition. Auto biography with humorous notes of man who wantd to become a Rabbi View more info

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A TREASURY OF AMERICAN ANECDOTES (ISBN: 0883656167)

By: Botkin, B. A. (Ed)

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, Galahad Books: 1992

Seller ID: 16900

ISBN: 0883656167

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


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SO YOUNG A BODY

By: Bunce, Frank

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1950

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10783

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Circulating member list taped to back fep. DJ in acrylic View more info

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DR. BURN'S PRESCRIPTION FOR HAPPINESS* (*BUY TWO BOOKS AND CALL ME IN THE MORNING)

By: Burns, George,

Price: $14.05

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20250

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; black-and-white photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First edition version printing published in 1984 book is fine with fine dust jacket and, coincidentally, rather funny too. Covered in acrylic protector View more info

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MINCE PIE: ADVENTURES ON THE SUNNY SIDE OF GRUB STREET

By: Christopher Morley

Price: $93.95

Publisher: N Y, George H. Doran and Co: 1919

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 34958

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Covers show shelf wear to edges and osme light stains. This is the scrace 1st ed 1st state with 'of' [instead of 'on'] on p vii. Ashby 16. A.1 View more info

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DIRTY STORIES FOR ALL OCCASIONS (ISBN: 0883654768)

By: Cleveland, Andrew L.

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, Galahad Books: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18689

ISBN: 0883654423

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Cute and funny View more info

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A LAUGH A DAY KEEPS THE DOCTOR AWAY

By: Cobb, Irvin S

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Garden City: 1923

Seller ID: 14674

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Foxing to DJ View more info

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A LEARICAL LEXICON: FROM THE WORKS OF EDWARD LEAR [LIMITED EDITION SIGNED TWICE]

By: Edward Lear [Ed Myra Cohn Livingston]

Price: $164.50

Publisher: N Y, Atheneum: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35121

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Book Details: "Mary Cohn Livingston, the widely known poet and anthologist, long a student and admirer of Edward Lear's work, has selected a variety of his outlandish words, which appear here in alphabetical order. Joseph Low, the distinguished graphic artist, who keeps Lear's books nearby for his own diversion and pleasure, has caught the true spirit of Lear in his brilliant, witty line drawings, which heightens the delightful absurdity of the words." (From text on front flap) . Condition / Notes: This is a scarce stated first printing, signed by illustrator under l... View more info

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[CRUIKSHANK, ROBERT] PIERCE EGAN'S FINISH TO THE ADVENTURES OF TOM, JERRY, AND LOGIC

By: Egan, Pierce

Price: $141.00

Publisher: London, John Camden Hotten: c1870

Seller ID: 35981

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth with bright gilt design and spine lettering. 36 black and white plates. Apparently this is the same as the red cloth edition with colored plates. Wear to head and foot of spine. Water staining to inner covers front and back of book and front cloth bubbling. Contetns generally good. View more info

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AN AUTO-ANALYSIS HOW ONE FRIAR MET THE DEVIL AND TWO PURSUED HIM

By: Eugene Field

Price: $42.25

Publisher: H. M. Caldwell: 1901

Seller ID: 19707

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; First edition, fine condition, 1901 View more info

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TALES FOR MALES

By: Fitzgerald, Edward

Price: $25.23

Publisher: NY, Cadillac Publishing Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12378

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


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PICTURES FROM PUNCH VOLS I-IV

By: George Du Maurier Etc

Price: $112.80

Publisher: Bradbury Agnew & Co Ltd,:

Seller ID: 35987

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Four volumes red cloth black green boards. Vol I with a water stain in front of title page. View more info

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The Comic History Of England. 2 Vols In 1 1864 Humor

By: Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett

Price: $70.45

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1864

Seller ID: 38988

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


ENGLAND; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xviii,320; [1]-304 pages; The Comic History Of England. 2 Vols in 1 as issued. Color full page plates and textural b/w cuts. Recased original green cloth, later endpapers, aeg. Moderately worn , brief loss to some edges, contents largely very good. Short tear to margin of frontis and to one plate. 20 hand-colored plates, numerous text illustrations. Boards firmly and fully attached with no cracks. Provenance- Dr G. Mc. Clellan- armorial bookplate. View more info

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WITH MALICE TOWARD SOME

By: Halsey, Margaret

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 6280

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Halsey, Margaret, Illustrated by Bacon, Peggy WITH MALICE TOWARD SOME New York: Simon and Schuster, 1938. Hard cover, is in VERY GOOD View more info