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Humour

1.   Cartoon
2.   Humour
3.   Comics
4.   ....Giles Annuals

1.   Cartoon

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1.   Cartoon

 

[6341] Appleby, Barry. Gambols, The - Book No.40 - Quite a Landmark. London: Express Newspapers, 1991. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good 8.25 x 8.25"; illustrated laminated card covers; cartoon strip; very good copy;  £4.00

[11737] Arno, Peter. Penguin Peter Arno, The. London: Penguin, 1949. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good 4" x 7"; 124 pages; paperback; good;  £5.00

[19093] Browne, Dik. Hägar the Horrible Makes an Entrance. Harlow: Attica Publications, 1988. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85176-172-1. Comic strip cartoons in colour.  £3.00

[17253] Budden, Maud. Curly Wee. ill. Clibborn, Roland. Liverpool: Liverpool Echo, 1948. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Boards. Fair / No Jacket. ISBN: B00170PPES. Spine repaired with sellotape. Some juvenile markings with biro and crayon, not affecting text. Contents bright. Front board depicts Curly Wee talking to a 'female chicken' character on board a ship with llifebuoy inscribed Liverpool Echo.  £150.00

[930] David St. John Thomas. Country Railway, The. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1981. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-7153-7285-8. 7x9.5",160pp, brown cloth cover, with dustwrapper in v.good condition. illustrated throughout showing all aspects of railway life, technical laying of tracks and interspersed with several topical cartoons by Mallet. A loving portrayal of branch and cross country railway in all its nostalgic, technical and commercial aspects. Stations, signal boxes, engines and their men, coaches and trucks, cattle docks and railway pubs, junctions and termini, varied landscapes, special occasions and disasters.  £15.00

[9171] Davis, Jim. Garfield - The Irresistible. London: Ravette, 1986. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good ISBN: 0-948456-14-0. 10.5 x 6.5" tall; not paginated; illustrated laminated card covers; cartoon strip format; very good;  £4.00

[5262] Davis, Jim. Garfield loses his feet - His ninth Book. New York: Ballantine, 1984. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Illustrated Card. Good 8.5 x 5.25"; card covers; edges lightly marked; good clean copy;  £5.00

[12361] Davis, Jim. Garfield Annual 1990, The. Horsham: Ravette Publishing Limited, 1989. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-85304-159-9. A collection of stories, comic strips, games, quizzes and puzzles featuring lasagne loving cat Garfield.  £5.00

[5261] Davis, Jim and Music, Lorenzo. Garfield on the Town. London: Ballantine, 1983. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Illustrated Card. Good 8.5 x 5.25" tall; illustrated card covers; good clean copy;  £3.00

[3560] Donald, Chris (editor). Viz Bumper Book of Shite for Older Boys & Girls, The. London: John Brown, 1993. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good 7.5 x 9.75"; 79pp; illustrated laminated boards; very good copy;  £8.00

[3827] Fougasse and McCullough. You have been warned - A complete guide to the Road. London: Methuen, 1935. Fifth Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Good Reading Copy 5 x 7.5"; 141pp; orange cloth with black; good reading copy;  £4.00

[480] Frewin, Leslie (ed). Cricket Bag - a miscellany for the twelfth man;. London: Macdonald, 1965. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Fair. 6.3x9.5", 320pp, photographs throughout with a cartoon to rear, blue cloth, gilt, dustwrapper slightly tatty edges to top  £15.00

[18850] Graham, Alex. Fred Bassett : No. 42. London: Chapmans Publishers, 1990. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85592-704-7. A hound's-eye view of life. Cartoons from the Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday  £4.00

[5263] Larson, Gary. In Search of the Far Side. London: Futura / Macdonald, 1989. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good 8.5 x 5.25" tall; illustrated laminated card covers; good clean copy;  £4.00

[11568] Larson, Gary. PreHistory of The Far Side, The. London: Futura, 1991. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good ISBN: 0708849822. 8.5 x 10.75; 288 pages; illustrated laminated card covers; good;  £10.00

[25019] Lowry, Ray. This Space to Let. London: Abacus, 1986. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-349-12208-3. Not paginated. Wonderful collection of Ray Lowry cartoons. Ray only ever published three titles - Only Rock 'n' Roll 1980,This Space to Let 1986 ,Ink 1998.  £12.00

[4934] No Author. Inspector Gadget Annual 1986. Manchester: World International, 1985. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good 7.75 x 10.75"; 61pp; illustrated laminated boards; nice clean copy;  £5.00

[16922] No Author. Transatlantic Review, The - Number 4, Summer 1960. London: Joseph McGrindle, 1960. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: B0017115EVG. Interesting collection of stories, plays and poetry including Conversations with Gore Vidal and a play by Muriel Spark called 'The Interview'.  £10.00

[15267] No Author. First International Cartoon Exhibition in the 9th Tehran International Book Fair - May 1996. Tehran: Iranian Fairs Institute, 1996. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good A wonderful collection of 'book' related cartoons.  £15.00

[6641] No Author. Dandy Book 1990, The. London: Thomson, 1989. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good 7.5 x 11"; not paginated; illustrated laminated boards; good clean copy;  £5.00

[15269] No Author. Tehran Cartoon Biennial - The First International Exhibition. Tehran: Visual Art Association, 1994. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Good  £12.00

[6640] No Author. Dandy Beano - The First Fifty Years. London: Thomson, 1987. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. ISBN: 0-85116-384-X. 8 x 11.75"; not paginated; burgundy cloth with gilt; dustwrapper, bumped to bottom edge; good clean copy;  £8.00

[6643] No Author. Beano Book 1998, The. London: Thomson, 1997. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good 7.5 x 11"; not paginated; illustrated laminated boards; good clean copy;  £6.00

[6642] No Author. Dandy Book 1989, The. London: Thomson, 1988. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good 7.5 x 11"; not paginated; illustrated laminated boards; good clean copy;  £6.00

[10367] Porges, Paul Peter. Mad Lobsters - and other abominable housebroken creatures.. New York: Warner, 1991. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-446-32260-1. 4" x 7"; paperback in very good condition;  £5.00

[20681] Roustan, Anita. Cuisine De l'Amour. ill. Wolinski. Paris: Robert Laffont, 1970. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good Reading Copy / Good. 140 pages. French text throughout. Wonderful cartoon illustrations. Not too certain how, but both front and back boards have been broken internally, this does not affect the exterior, or the text.  £7.00

[19557] Samivel - Paul Gayet-Trancrède. Sous L'oeil Des Choucas ... ou les plaisirs de l'Alpinisme. ill. Samivel. Paris: Delagrave, 1935. Third Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket. 64 pages. Boards are browned, spine is missing. Quatre-vingts dessins Alpins avec un Adresse de Guido Rey.  £55.00

[15767] Scheffler, Ursel. Komissar Kugelblitz - Codewort Koralle. ill. Gerber, Hannes. Munich: Schneider Buch, 1996. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 3-505-10290-3. German text.  £6.00

[9467] Schulz, Charles M.. Snoopy Stars as The Fearless Leader. Horsham: Ravette Books, 1988. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85304-030-4. 4.5 x 7"; not paginated; paperback; cartoon strip format; vg/-;  £4.00

[9205] Schulz, Charles M.. Peanuts - The misfortunes of Charlie Brown. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1978. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 0-340-22753-2. 8.75 x 11.5"; 46 pages; illustrated laminated boards, corners lightly bumped; some browning to edges, otherwise very good; cartoon strip format;  £8.00

[9466] Schulz, Charles M.. Snoopy Stars as The Great Pretender. Horsham: Ravette Books, 1988. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85304-067-3. 4.5 x 7"; not paginated; paperback; cartoon strip format; vg/-;  £4.00

[9465] Schulz, Charles M.. Snoopy Stars in The Mixed Doubles. Horsham: Ravette Books, 1989. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85304-172-6. 4.5 x 7"; 126 pages; paperback; cartoon strip format; vg/-;  £4.00

[3479] Scovell, Brian. Dickie - A Tribute to Umpire Harold Bird. ill. Tidy, Bill and Mahood, Ken. London: Partridge, 1996. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-85225-255-3. 6.5 x 9.5"; 181pp; blue cloth with silver; fine copy; specially commissioned cartoons by Bill Tidy and Ken Mahood;  £10.00

[9360] Smiley, Gaddis, Yu, Williams, Sewage, Chan, Johns and Slick. Tales of Hip-Hop Horror - Book Three. Richmond, CA: Dread / Scott, 2000. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good 8.5 x 11"; not paginated; illustrated laminated card covers; strip cartoon format; vg/-  £5.00

[7521] Thelwell. Thelwell's Brat Race. London: Eyre Methuen, 1977. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. ISBN: 0-413-45390-1. 6 x 8.25"; green cloth with brown; dustwrapper a little bumped; good clean copy;  £5.00

[10899] Watterson, Bill. Scientific Progress Goes "Boink" - A New Collection. London: Sphere, 1991. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-1153-0. 7.5 x 9"; 127 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10900] Watterson, Bill. Calvin and Hobbes - The Number 1 Bestseller. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0288-4. 7.5 x 9"; 127 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10901] Watterson, Bill. Something Under the Bed is Drooling - The New Calvin and Hobbes Collection. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0393-7. 7.5 x 9"; 127 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10902] Watterson, Bill. Yukon Ho! - Calvin and Hobbes. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0588-3. 7.5 x 9"; 126 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10909] Watterson, Bill. Yukon Ho! - Calvin and Hobbes. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0588-3. 7.5 x 9"; 126 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

2.   Humour

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2.   Humour

 

[9349] Adams, Scott. Fugitive from the Cubicle Police - A Dilbert Book. London: Boxtree, 1998. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7522-2431-X. 8.5 x 10.75"; 224 pages; oversize paperback; comic strip format; nice clean book;  £5.00

[6341] Appleby, Barry. Gambols, The - Book No.40 - Quite a Landmark. London: Express Newspapers, 1991. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good 8.25 x 8.25"; illustrated laminated card covers; cartoon strip; very good copy;  £4.00

[11698] Archer, Caroline. Secret Chocolate Lover's Handbook, The - It's Good Enough to Eat.... London: Red Fox / Arrow, 1991. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0099734907. 4.25 x 7"; 112 pages; paperback; as the title suggests, the top right hand corner has a 'bite mark' cut-out;  £4.00

[11737] Arno, Peter. Penguin Peter Arno, The. London: Penguin, 1949. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good 4" x 7"; 124 pages; paperback; good;  £5.00

[9562] Barker, Nicola. Wide Open. London: Faber and Faber, 1999. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-571-19566-0. paperback; very good;  £4.00

[9403] Barry, Dave. Dave Barry's Greatest Hits. London: Pan, 1994. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-330-33206-6. 5 x 7.75"; 287 pages; paperback; very good;  £4.00

[13791] Bason, Fred. Fred Bason's Third Diary. London: Andre Deutsch, 1955. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Signed by Author. Good / Good. Front endpaper is inscribed - This copy is owned by my loyal readers and friends Stella and Harold Wheal of Catford, They do not wish to lose this copy. We suggest ever so politely you buy a copy of your own. Best regards, Sincerely Fred Bason. The illustrated frontispiece, a line drawing of Bason's face by Nicozas Bentley is also inscribed 'Well, fancy that. Freddie'. Dustwrapper is lightly chipped to top edge.  £65.00

[11355] Bentine, Michael and Ennis, John. Michael Bentine's Book of Square Holidays. London: Wolfe, 1968. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0723400199. 5 x 7.25"; 96 pages; paperback; g/-;  £6.00

[11733] Bentley, Nicolas. How Can you Bear to be Human - Penguin No 1414. London: Penguin, 1959. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good 4" x 7"; 142 pages; penguin paperback; good condition; slight crease to front cover; introduction by Malcolm Muggeridge;  £4.00

[6321] Bordes, Salmonella (edited by Ian Hislop). Best of Private Eye 1987-1989, The - The Satiric Verses. London: Private Eye / Andre Deutsch, 1989. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good 8.25 x 9.5"; not paginated; illustrated laminated card covers; very good copy;  £8.00

[4145] Brewis, Henry. Chewing the Cud. Ipswich: Farming Press, 1993. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good 9 x 6.75"; 128pp; illustrated laminated card covers; written and illustrated by Henry Brewis; farming humour; good clean copy;  £5.00

[11446] Brown, Craig. Hounding of John Thomas, The. London: Arrow, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0099259214. paperback; very good;  £4.00

[19093] Browne, Dik. Hägar the Horrible Makes an Entrance. Harlow: Attica Publications, 1988. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85176-172-1. Comic strip cartoons in colour.  £3.00

[7563] Bryson, Bill. Notes from a Small Island. London: Black Swan - Transworld, 1997. Eleventh Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. As New 5 x 8"; 351pp; fine paperback copy, as new;  £6.00

[13003] Canfield, Jack. Chicken Soup for the Nurse's Soul: 101 Stories to Celebrate, Honour and Inspire the Nursing Profession. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications, 2001. Paperback. Good ISBN: 1-55874-933-0. 101 Stories to celebrate, honour and inspire the nursing profession.  £8.00

[20221] Charles, Robert. Foodmanship. London: Springwood Books, 1977. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Signed by Author. Good / Fair. ISBN: 0-9059-4755-X. 203 pages. Foodmanship is a man's view of what goes on in the ordinary household kitchen. All this is told with amusement and wit, making a book to be read as much for pleasure as for information. Dustjacket is foxed to edges with a light crease to front.  £15.00

[18440] Coleman, Vernon. Man Who Inherited a Golf Course, The. Barnstaple: Chilton Design Publishers, 1993. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Signed by Author. Very Good / Good. ISBN: 0-9503527-9-9. Inscibed 'With best wishes Vernon Coleman' to title page.  £13.00

[5997] Connor, John. Comics - A Decade of Comedy at the Assembly Rooms. London: Papermac, 1980. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good 8.5 x 11"; 150pp; illustrated laminated card covers; good clean copy;  £5.00

[17672] Cruikshank, George. Four Hundred Humorous Illustrations. London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good Reading Copy / No Jacket. ISBN: B001U79DZ0. 416 pages. Boards are almost detached, sellotape repairs endpapers. Contents clean and complete.  £50.00

[13821] Daniel, H. J.. Humorous Cornish Legends. Devonport: W. Wood, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. None. Good 46 page pamphlet without covers.  £20.00

[24584] Darrow, Whitney Jr.. Give Up? - A New Collection By Whitney Darrow Jnr.. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1966. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Good Reading Copy / No Jacket. 128 pages. Wonderful collection of Darrow's cartoons. Boards are marked, but contents are clean and complete.  £20.00

[3591] Davidson, Jim. Jim Davidson Gets Hooked. ill. Gurd, Len. Bedford: Beekay, 1986. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. 7.25 x 10"; 111pp; green cloth with gilt; dustwrapper in protective film; nice clean copy; illustrated by Len Gurd;  £10.00

[3290] Davies, William. Punch Book of Travel, The. London: Coronet, 1975. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Good Reading Copy 5 x 8"; 192pp; paperback; good reading copy;  £3.00

[12361] Davis, Jim. Garfield Annual 1990, The. Horsham: Ravette Publishing Limited, 1989. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-85304-159-9. A collection of stories, comic strips, games, quizzes and puzzles featuring lasagne loving cat Garfield.  £5.00

[12211] Davis, Jim. Garfield Weighs In #4. New York: Ballantine Books, 1982. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-345-30262-1. America's sassiest, grouchiest, funniest, and chubbiest cat is up to his old tricks --- and up to some new tricks too! Garfield celebrates living by fighting fleas, falling in love, and composing a history of dogs. This fourth Garfield extravaganza also features A Morning with Garfield and Garfield's only biography of his creator, Jim Davis.  £8.00

[12210] Davis, Jim. Garfield Takes the Cake #5. New York: Ballantine Books, 1982. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-345-30712-7. Garfield is a fast-talking, late-sleeping, cynical, lovable cat. He hassles Odie, Jon, and Nermal and enchants kids of all ages. Riding the crest of four big best-sellers, he's back--better, fatter, and funnier than ever before!  £6.00

[12209] Davis, Jim. Garfield Sits Around the House #7. New York: Ballantine Books, 1983. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-345-31226-0. He's the #1 champ at sleeping, eating, and watching TV--and when the world's favorite cat sits around the house, he REALLY sits around the house! And, of course, he's as sassy and lovable as ever when he chases Odie, plays with Nermal and Pooky, and makes life both wicked and wonderful for his owner Jon!  £6.00

[12208] Davis, Jim. Garfield Gains Weight #2. New York: Ballantine Books, 1981. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-345-28844-0. He sleeps late and wakes up grouchy. He hates joggers, beats up dogs, and shreds his owner. He's cynical, witty, urbane, and sometimes downright mean. But best of all, he's back, better than ever, to delight cat-lovers and cat-haters alike.  £10.00

[12212] Davis, Jim. Garfield, Bigger Than Life. New York: Ballantine Books, 1981. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-345-29796-2. Garfield, bon vivant of cats, lazy, sassy, grouchy, and downright delightful, is back with an all-star cast: JON his owner, LIZ the veterinarian, IRMA the waitress, LYMAN, Jon's friend; ODIE just a dog, NERMAL, a cute kitten, and POOKY, Garfield's very own teddy bear. Together again, they're in Garfield's world now, and what he says goes -- for everyone.  £8.00

[12207] Davis, Jim. Garfield Eats His Heart Out #6. New York: Ballantine Books, 1983. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-345-30912-X. Lock up the lasagne! Chain the chicken! And, hold on to your funny bone . . . America's favorite cat is hungrier, funnier, lazier, grouchier, and more lovable than ever before in his sixth sensational bestseller!  £6.00

[9171] Davis, Jim. Garfield - The Irresistible. London: Ravette, 1986. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good ISBN: 0-948456-14-0. 10.5 x 6.5" tall; not paginated; illustrated laminated card covers; cartoon strip format; very good;  £4.00

[5262] Davis, Jim. Garfield loses his feet - His ninth Book. New York: Ballantine, 1984. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Illustrated Card. Good 8.5 x 5.25"; card covers; edges lightly marked; good clean copy;  £5.00

[5261] Davis, Jim and Music, Lorenzo. Garfield on the Town. London: Ballantine, 1983. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Illustrated Card. Good 8.5 x 5.25" tall; illustrated card covers; good clean copy;  £3.00

[11455] Dewar, Isla. Keeping up with Magda. London: Headline, 1996. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0747251126. paperback; very good;  £4.00

[15916] Donald, Chris. Viz - The Spunky Parts of Issues 32 to 37. London: John Brown, 1990. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-15-8. 8.5 x 12", 127pp illustrated laminated boards; nice clean copy.  £5.00

[3176] Donald, Chris. Viz - The Spunky Parts of Issues 32 to 37. London: John Brown, 1990. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-15-8. 8.5 x 12", 127pp, illustrated laminated boards, nice clean copy.  £5.00

[12213] Donald, Chris. Viz: the Spunky Parts of Issues 32-37. London: John Brown Publishing, 1990. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-15-8.  £5.00

[13870] Donald, Chris. Viz - The Sausage Sandwich. London: John Brown Publishing, 1991. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-23-9. Stuffed with the porkiest pages from issues 38 to 42.  £5.00

[15917] Donald, Chris. Viz - The Big Bell End A Platter of Cheesey Bits from Issues 58 to 63. London: John Brown, 1995. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-64-6. 8.5 x 12"; 127pp; illustrated laminated boards; nice clean copy;  £5.00

[12262] Donald, Chris. Viz - The Rusty Sheriff's Badge -The Good, The Not Bad & The Fugly of Issues 82 to 87. London: John Brown Publishing, 1999. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-902212-17-7. Issues 82 to 87 of the humorous magazine, and the 14th Christmas Annual published by the Viz team.  £8.00

[17371] Donald, Chris (edited by). Viz - Full Toss, The. London: John Brown, 1997. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870956. Another massive six stuck firmly between the covers.  £5.00

[6490] Donald, Chris (edited by). Viz - The Turtle's Head A Pile Popping Constipation of Issues 64 to 69. London: John Brown, 1996. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-84-0. 8.5 x 12"; 127pp; illustrated laminated boards; adult comic strip; very good copy;  £6.00

[10452] Donald, Chris (editor). Viz - The Dog's Bollocks - The Best of Issues 26 to 31 - Another hard One. London: John Brown, 1989. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-09-3. 8.5 x 12"; 127pp; illustrated laminated boards; good copy;  £6.00

[8490] Donald, Chris (editor). Viz - The Dog's Bollocks - The Best of Issues 26 to 31 - Another Hard One. London: John Brown, 1989. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-09-3. 8.5 x 12"; 127pp; illustrated laminated boards; good copy;  £6.00

[3560] Donald, Chris (editor). Viz Bumper Book of Shite for Older Boys & Girls, The. London: John Brown, 1993. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good 7.5 x 9.75"; 79pp; illustrated laminated boards; very good copy;  £8.00

[10616] Donald, Chris (editor). Viz - The Dog's Bollocks - The Best of Issues 26 to 31 - Another hard One. London: John Brown, 1989. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 1-870870-09-3. 8.5 x 12"; 127pp; illustrated laminated boards; good copy;  £6.00

[7188] Dupuis, Jean. Gaston 12 - Le Gang Des Gaffeurs. Marcinelle: Dupuis, 1976. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good 8.5 x 11.75"; 46pp; illustrated laminated boards; coloured comic strip format; very good copy;  £15.00

[7189] Dupuis, Jean. Gaston 11 - Gaffes, Bevues et Boulettes. Marcinelle: Dupuis, 1976. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good 8.5 x 11.75"; 46pp; illustrated laminated boards; coloured comic strip format; very good copy;  £15.00

[7187] Dupuis, Jean. Gaston 13 - Lagaffe Merite Des Baffes. Marcinelle: Dupuis, 1979. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good 8.5 x 11.75"; 48pp; illustrated laminated boards; coloured comic strip format; very good copy;  £15.00

[11551] Elton, Ben. Inconceivable. London: Bantam, 1999. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0593045505. 6 x 9"; 271 pages; paperback; very good;  £5.00

[8703] Erasmus, Desiderius. Praise of Folly, The. Princeton, NJ.: Princetown University Press, 1974. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-691-01969-X. 5 x 8"; 165 pages; paperback; good; translated from the Latin, with an Essay & Commentary, by Hoyt Hopewell Hudson;  £6.00

[9405] Farrelly, Peter. Comedy Writer, The. London: Faber and Faber, 2000. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Fine ISBN: 0-571-20037-0. 5 x 8.5"; 351pages; paperback, with dustwrapper; as new;  £6.00

[9223] Faulkner, Alex and Hartman, Tom. Pick of Peterborough 1929-1945, The. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1981. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-04-808029-2. 5.5 x 8.75"; 321 pages; blue cloth with gilt title to spine; dustwrapper; vg/vg;  £5.00

[13594] Fougasse ( Herbert, A. P., introduced by ). School of Purposes, A. ill. Fougasse. London: Methuen, 1946. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. A wonderful collection of Fougasse posters produced for the war effort. Dust jacket is slightly bumped and chipped.  £30.00

[3827] Fougasse and McCullough. You have been warned - A complete guide to the Road. London: Methuen, 1935. Fifth Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Good Reading Copy 5 x 7.5"; 141pp; orange cloth with black; good reading copy;  £4.00

 

[11126] Frost, David & Shea, Michael. Mid-Atlantic Companion, The - or How to Misunderstand Americans as much as they Misunderstand Us. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1986. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good ISBN: 0-297-78703-9. 5.5 x 9"; 166 pages; illustrated laminated boards; no dustwrapper; pages browning; g/-;  £6.00

[24612] Genest, Frank D.. Letters of Si Whiffletree - Freshman, The. ill. Tremble, G. E.. Montreal: Frank D. Genest, 1921. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Inscribed By the Author. Good / No Jacket. 69 pages. Illustrated boards. Inscription to free front endpaper reads:- To my friend Pauline Fuller, Compliments of the gifted young author. Frank D. Genest. Montreal, Sept 11th/22/.  £50.00

[9439] Gibran, Kahlil. Thoughts and Meditations of Kahlil Gibran, The. London: Arrow, 2000. Paperback. Inscribed By the Author. Very Good ISBN: 0-09-941542-9. paperback; inscribed To Lenny (Henry) the legend from ? (Nov'01); vg/-; translated from the Arabic by Anthony Ferris;  £8.00

[2387] Gordon, Richard. Doctor on Toast. London: Joseph, 1961. Hardback. Reading Copy / Poor. reading copy with dustwrapper chipped  £5.00

[2386] Gordon, Richard. Doctor at Sea. London: Michael Joseph, 1953. Second Impression. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Fair. good copy with dusty chipped dustwrapper  £5.00

[14214] Goscinny, Rene - illustrated by Uderzo, Albert. Asterix in Britain (Classic Asterix Paperbacks). London: Hodder Dargaud, 1973. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-340-17221-5. The Romans have invaded Britain but one village still holds out against them. At his British cousin Anticlimax's request, Asterix and Obelix set off to help with a barrel full of magic potion.  £4.00

[11913] Graham. Fred Basset - No.37. London: Associated Magazines, 1985. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-85144-316-8. comic strip format  £3.00

[18850] Graham, Alex. Fred Bassett : No. 42. London: Chapmans Publishers, 1990. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85592-704-7. A hound's-eye view of life. Cartoons from the Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday  £4.00

[10807] Hamsun, Knut. Women at the Pump, The. London: Picador, 1979. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-330-25906-7. 5" x 7.75"; 350pp; paperback; some creasing to spine and front cover near spine; small chip to front bottom edge; g/-;  £5.00

[11556] Hawes, James. Dead Long Enough. London: Cape, 2000. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0224044680. 5.25 x 8.5"; 309 pages; paperback; very good;  £5.00

[6809] Henry, Lenny. Lenny Henry's Well-Hard Paperback. London: Virgin, 1989. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good ISBN: 0-86369-330-X. 8 x 11.5"; not paginated; illustrated laminated card covers; corners lightly bumped; good clean copy;  £5.00

[2393] Herriot, James. Vets Might Fly. ill. Larry. London: Michael Joseph, 1976. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. ISBN: 0-7181-1512-0. good in good dustwrapper  £6.00

[8550] Hoggart, Simon. On The House - Personalities and the Politics from the Irreverent Punch Column. London: Robson, 1981. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. ISBN: 0-86051-158-8. 5.5 x 8.75"; 155 pages; orange cloth with gilt title to spine; dustwrapper; good copy;  £8.00

[9434] Hornby, Nick. About a Boy. London: Indigo, 1999. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-575-40095-1. paperback; vg/-;  £4.00

[23385] Howard, Martin. How to Cook Children : A Grisly Recipe Book. ill. Stimpson, Colin. London: Pavilion, 2008. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket. ISBN: 1-86205-771-0. 80 pages. Quite the most repulsive cookery book ever! 'The Dishonourable Lady Soo-shi - Seared Tina in Boy Sauce on a bed of Fragrant Lice. Board corners slightly bumped.  £10.00

[7039] Howse, Christopher. Wit of The Spectator, The. London: Century, 1989. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Fair. 6 x 9.5"; 210pp; red cloth with black; dustwrapper, back cover water marked, not affecting boards; good copy;  £6.00

[13099] Hughes, Spike. Art of Coarse Cookery, The. Liskeard: Hutchinson, 1971. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover. Good / Good - Priceclipped. ISBN: 0-09-107410-X. While there are cooks who cook to live, and cooks who live to cook, The Art of Coarse Cookery is uniquely for those who cook to eat. A very light hearted look at cooking, the section for barbecue is entitled - How to get pneumonia using only three matches.  £8.00

[22913] Hyman, Mac. No Time for Sergeants. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1955. Reprint. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good - Priceclipped. 214 pages. This is the story of Will Stockdale, a hick from the backwoods of Georgia.....  £6.00


[12969] Izzard, Eddie. Essential Spike Milligan, The. London: Fourth Estate, 2002. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-00-715509-3. Foreword by Eddie Izzard. This, the first posthumous anthology of his work, compiled with the co-operation of his closest circle, provides a comprehensive guide to Milligan's work.  £12.00


[14553] Jarski, Rosemarie. Wisecracks: Great Lines from the Classic Hollywood Era. London: Prion Books, 1998. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-85375-286-X. Scriptwriters from Raymond Chandler to S.J. Perelman penned lines for everyone from Humphrey Bogart to Groucho Marx. It was the era of comedy with acts like Abbot and Costello, Hope and Crosby, the Marx Brothers, Mae West and W.C. Fields, and the double acts like Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn. This collection mixes classic Hollywood lines with little-known wisecracks.  £10.00



[9103] Junius. Junius. Stat Nominis Umbra - 2 Vols.. London: T. Bensley for Vernor and Hood, et. al.., 1801. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good Reading Copy / No Jacket - as issued. 274 + 318 pages. Marbled boards with leather spine, all well rubbed; front board of vol.II almost detached; portraits by W. Ridley, woodcuts by Bewick. Library stamps of The Eccles Hotel, Glengarriff, Bantry Bay to title pages and portraits, it is reputed that George Bernard Shaw was a frequent visitor; light foxing throughout.  £80.00

[11679] Kavanagh, Ted. ITMA Years, The. London: Woburn Press, 1974. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good ISBN: 0713001011. 8 x 10.25"; 155 pages; illustrated laminated boards; no dustwrapper; signed by Alastair Scott Johnston, light entertainment producer for the BBC.  £12.00

[1058] Kavanagh, Ted. ITMA Years, The. London: Woburn Press, 1974. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket. ISBN: 0-7130-0101-1. 8.25 10.25"; 157pp; laminated illustrated board;  £20.00

[9418] Kostabi, Mark. Sadness because the Video Rental Store was Closed. New York: Abbeville Press, 1988. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Inscribed By the Author. Very Good / Good. ISBN: 0-89659-800-4. 7 x 9"; 176 pages; pale purple cloth with gilt title to spine; dustwrapper, slightly bumped to edges; vg/g; signed 'in lipstick' To Lenny (Henry), Kostabi;  £50.00

[21256] Lariar, Lawrence - Aide-de-camp Reed, Rod. Army Fun Book, The. Boston: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Company, 1943. Third Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Reading Copy / No Jacket. 477 pages. This book is complete, but has seen a lot of service!  £12.00

[11568] Larson, Gary. PreHistory of The Far Side, The. London: Futura, 1991. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good ISBN: 0708849822. 8.5 x 10.75; 288 pages; illustrated laminated card covers; good;  £10.00

[5249] Larson, Gary. Far Side Gallery 2, The. London: Futura, 1991. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good 8.5 x 11"; 192pp; large format paperback; gift inscription to title page; very good copy;  £5.00

[5263] Larson, Gary. In Search of the Far Side. London: Futura / Macdonald, 1989. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good 8.5 x 5.25" tall; illustrated laminated card covers; good clean copy;  £4.00

[9401] Lawson, Mark. Bloody Margaret - Three Political Fantasies. London: Pan, 1991. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-330-32386-5. 5.5 x 8.75"; 374 pages; blue cloth with silver title to spine, light bumping to corners; dustwrapper; g/vg  £8.00

[11576] Lear, Edward. Nonsense Songs & Stories. London: Frederick Warne, 1894. Ninth and Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good Reading Copy / No Jacket - as issued. 6.75 x 8.5"; 144 pages; brown boards with gilt/black titles and black/green/yellow illustrations to front board; a loose copy, which could be made good;  £20.00

[9479] Lear, Edward. Nonsense Songs & Stories. London: Frederick Warne, Ninth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket. 7 x 8.5"; 144 pages; illustrated cloth with buckram spine, gilt titles; buckram is water stained, but this has not affected the contents; g/-. Not dated.  £15.00

[25738] Leech, John. Pictures of Life and Character - From the Collection of Mr. Punch. London: Bradbury, Agnew & Co., Third Series. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Good / No Jacket - as issued. 93 pages. Black and white illustrations. This book measures 12 x 18 inches (31 x 45 cms) overseas customers please contact us for shipping quote.  £18.00

[7548] Lodge, David. Small World. London: Penguin, 1985. Nineteenth Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good 4.25 x 7"; 338pp; good clean paperback copy, few creases to spine;  £4.00

[7549] Lodge, David. Ginger You're Barmy. London: Penguin, 1984. Tenth Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. As New 4.25 x 7"; 217pp fine paperback copy as new;  £4.00

[25019] Lowry, Ray. This Space to Let. London: Abacus, 1986. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-349-12208-3. Not paginated. Wonderful collection of Ray Lowry cartoons. Ray only ever published three titles - Only Rock 'n' Roll 1980,This Space to Let 1986 ,Ink 1998.  £12.00

[6221] Lucas, E. V.. Pleasure Trove. London: Methuen, 1935. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover. Good / Fair. 5 x 7.5"; 216pp; green cloth with gilt; dustwrapper, faded and scuffed to spine; side and bottom edges uncut; good tight copy  £10.00

[11740] Manning, Paul. Super Wally - The advanced Wally Manual. London: Fontana, 1984. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0708826040. 4" x 7"; 110 pages; paperback; good;  £3.00

[2634] Mayer, Tony. La Vie Anglaise. London: Gollancz, 1960. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. 5.5 x 8"; 190pp; red cloth with gilt; dustwrapper, chipped and small tears to both edges, price clipped; illustrated by Osbert Lancaster; good clean copy;  £8.00

[6830] Mikes, George. Milk and Honey - Israel Explored. ill. Bentley, Nicolas. London: Wingate, 1950. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Fair. 5 x 7.5"; 159pp; blue cloth faded to edges with gilt title; dustwrapper chipped and worn with loss to spine; good clean copy with pictures by Nicolas Bentley;  £8.00

[11085] Milligan, Spike. Goon Show Scripts, The. ill. Sellers, Peter - Secombe, Harry and Milligan, Spike. London: Woburn Press, 1972. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good ISBN: 0-7130-0076-7. 8 x 10.25"; 191pp; illustrated laminated boards, chipped to edges; contents clean and tight; drawings by Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan;  £12.00

[9685] Milligan, Spike. More Goon Show Scripts. London: Sphere, 1974. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-7221-6077-1. paperback; good;  £8.00

[12341] Milligan, Spike. Robin Hood According to Spike Milligan. London: Virgin Books, 1998. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-85227-732-7. This re-interpretation of Robin Hood finds Robin and his merry men dining out at McDonalds, Kentucky Fried Chicken and eating jam sandwiches. The band of outlaws include the immensely strong Big Dick and the insolent Groucho Marx.  £15.00

[9684] Milligan, Spike. Goon Show Scripts, The. London: Sphere, 1973. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-7221-6079-8. paperback; good;  £8.00

[13164] Milligan, Spike. Indefinite Articles and Scunthorpe. London: Sphere, 1983. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-7221-6111-5.  £5.00

[9620] Milligan, Spike and Hobbs, Jack. Milligan Book of Records, Games, Cartoons and Commercials, The. London: Hobbs and Michael Joseph, 1975. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good ISBN: 0-7181-1377-2. 6.75 x 8.5"; 105 pages; illustrated laminated boards; no dustwrapper, as issued; vg/-;  £10.00

[20718] Nash, Ogden. Food. ill. Delessert, Etienne. New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1989. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-55670-062-8. 77 pages. Food humour at its best! - I cheerfully forgive my debtors, But I'll never pardon iceberg lettuce......  £8.00

[15268] No Author. Curuxas'97 - Asociacion De Amigos Do Museo Do Humor. Fene, Spain: Museo Do Humor, 1997. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good The Museum of Humour, located in the Cultural Centre in Fene in the Borough of Ferrol, is the only one of its kind anywhere in the Spanish State. In its rooms, the visitor can view over a thousand original works by humouristic artists from Galicia and elsewhere, eg. Xaquín Marín, Siro, Torres, Atomé, Chumy Chumez, Máximo, Vázquez, René de la Nuez, Mort Walker, Fontanarrosa, etc. Under the direction of Xoaquín Marín, every year the Museum holds the Curuxa Awards for Humour with prizes for drawings, literature and photography as well as the Humour Study Days which have been running since the Museum was founded in 1984.  £10.00

[4664] No Author. Oor Wullie. Glasgow: Thomson, 1984. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Very Good ISBN: 0-85116-320-3. 8 x 10.75"; illustrated laminated card with red buckram spine; cover depicts Oor Wullie running through school gate; slight crease to front cover, otherwise a very good copy;  £6.00

[5853] No Author. Oor Wullie. Glasgow: Thomson, 1986. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good ISBN: 0-85116-383-1. 7.75 x 10.75"; laminated illustrated card covers; cover and first page loose from spine but attached; spine lifting from rear board, otherwise a good clean copy;  £5.00

[6640] No Author. Dandy Beano - The First Fifty Years. London: Thomson, 1987. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. ISBN: 0-85116-384-X. 8 x 11.75"; not paginated; burgundy cloth with gilt; dustwrapper, bumped to bottom edge; good clean copy;  £8.00

[15269] No Author. Tehran Cartoon Biennial - The First International Exhibition. Tehran: Visual Art Association, 1994. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Good  £12.00

[4666] No Author. Oor Wullie. Glasgow: Thomson, 1990. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good ISBN: 0-85116-491-9. 8 x 10.75"; illustrated laminated card with red buckram spine; cover depicts Oor Wullie standing on an upturned bucket juggling eggs; priceclipped otherwise a very good copy;  £4.00

[12775] No Author. Oor Wullie - Oor Wullie, Your Wullie, A'Body's Wullie. London: D. C. Thomson, 1994. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good ISBN: 0851165893. Another collection from "The Sunday Post". Title page is slightly detached. Nice clean book.  £5.00

[7342] No Author. Broons, The - selected from the Sunday Post and earlier Broons Books. Glasgow: Thomson, 1979. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Card. Good 7.75 x 10.75"; illustrated card covers with red buckram spine; good copy;  £8.00

 

[15267] No Author. First International Cartoon Exhibition in the 9th Tehran International Book Fair - May 1996. Tehran: Iranian Fairs Institute, 1996. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good A wonderful collection of 'book' related cartoons.  £15.00

[14910] No Author. Viz Annual: The Bear Trapper's Hat. London: John Brown, 2003. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover. Very Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 0-7522-1584-1. From the pages of Viz, here's the new 2004 annual. Now you can enjoy all the best Viz moments from 2003 in the seventeenth annual compendium. All your favourite characters are here, from the Fat Slags to Billy No Mates, from Roger Mellie to Biffa Bacon. It is packed with Top Tips, features and letters from one of Britain's best-loved comics. The Viz Annual sales increase year on year, showing that fans can never have too much of this comic's unique brand of humour.  £8.00

[4223] Nye Simon and Dornan, Paul - Cameron, Elain (editor). A-Z of Behaving Badly, The. London: Pavilion, 1995. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Card. Good 7.5 x 9.75"; illustrated laminated card covers;  £4.00

[11454] O'Rourke, P. J.. CEO of the Sofa, The. London: Atlantic Books, 2001. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Fine / Fine. ISBN: 1903809193. 6 x 9.5"; 265 pages; black cloth with gilt; dustwrapper; fine/fine;  £10.00

[12598] Platt, Charles with Langford, David. Micromania: Whole Truth About Home Computers. London: Sphere, 1984. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-7221-6904-3. 'A practical guide for those who really don't know anything about computers but think they's like to....'  £4.00

[10367] Porges, Paul Peter. Mad Lobsters - and other abominable housebroken creatures.. New York: Warner, 1991. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-446-32260-1. 4" x 7"; paperback in very good condition;  £5.00

[9383] Porter, Beth. Net Effect - This book is dedicated to the memory of Douglas Adams (1952-2001) - a true Inspiration, The. Bristol: Intellect Books, 2001. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good ISBN: 1-84150-039-9. 7 x 9.25"; 190 pages; blue laminated illustrated boards; no dustwrapper, as issued?; inscription to title page - To Dawn (French) and Lenny (Henry) As we approach yet another chapter of our lives. Huge hugs of friendship Beth (Porter); vg/-;  £20.00

[4752] Reed, Langford (editor). Mr. Punch's Limerick Book. ill. Sherwood, G. S.. London: Cobden-Sanderson, 1934. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Fair. 5.75 x 8.75"; 140pp; blue cloth with gilt; illustrated dustwrapper foxed; very good copy; illustrated by G. S. Sherwood;  £10.00

[19557] Samivel - Paul Gayet-Trancrède. Sous L'oeil Des Choucas ... ou les plaisirs de l'Alpinisme. ill. Samivel. Paris: Delagrave, 1935. Third Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardback. Good / No Jacket. 64 pages. Boards are browned, spine is missing. Quatre-vingts dessins Alpins avec un Adresse de Guido Rey.  £55.00

[9205] Schulz, Charles M.. Peanuts - The misfortunes of Charlie Brown. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1978. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Good / No Jacket - as issued. ISBN: 0-340-22753-2. 8.75 x 11.5"; 46 pages; illustrated laminated boards, corners lightly bumped; some browning to edges, otherwise very good; cartoon strip format;  £8.00

[9467] Schulz, Charles M.. Snoopy Stars as The Fearless Leader. Horsham: Ravette Books, 1988. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85304-030-4. 4.5 x 7"; not paginated; paperback; cartoon strip format; vg/-;  £4.00

[9466] Schulz, Charles M.. Snoopy Stars as The Great Pretender. Horsham: Ravette Books, 1988. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85304-067-3. 4.5 x 7"; not paginated; paperback; cartoon strip format; vg/-;  £4.00

[9465] Schulz, Charles M.. Snoopy Stars in The Mixed Doubles. Horsham: Ravette Books, 1989. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 1-85304-172-6. 4.5 x 7"; 126 pages; paperback; cartoon strip format; vg/-;  £4.00

[8533] Searle, Ronald. Something in the Cellar - Ronald Searle's Wonderful World of Wine. London: Souvenir, 1986. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-286-62765-1. 8.75 x 12"; not paginated; black cloth with silver; dustwrapper; very good copy;  £8.00

[10801] Self, Will. Great Apes. London: Penguin, 1998. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-14-026800-6. 5" x 7.75"; 404pp; paperback; slight creasing to spine.  £5.00

[10800] Self, Will. Tough, Tough Toys for Tough, Tough Boys. London: Penguin, 1999. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Good ISBN: 0-14-026864-2. 5" x 7.75"; 244pp; paperback; single crease to spine.  £4.00

[12681] Shack, Jonathan. Straight from the Horse's Mouth: Some Tales of Famous Folk and Their Equine Encounters. ill. Zeus. London: Oat Cuisine Press, 1986. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-869993-00-4. A collection of anecdotes by pros in the game as well as celebrity amateur equiphiles (and one or two equiphobes). Inscription to short title page.  £10.00

[4373] Shwartz, Ronald B. (compiled and with an introduction by). Men Are Lunatics, Women Are Nuts. Philadelphia: Running Press, 1996. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-56138-792-4. 5.5 x 6.5"; 219pp + index; cream boards with red; dustwrapper; very good copy; Women and men talk about men and women;  £4.00

[9839] Spalding, Henry D.. Joys of Jewish Humour. New York: Jonathan David, 1985. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hardback. Fine / Good. ISBN: 0-8246-0334-6. 6.25" x 9.25"; 349pp; blue board with gilt title to spine; dustwrapper; fine/good;  £10.00

[755] Thackeray, W. M.. Four Georges and English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century, The. London: Smith Elder & Co., 1869. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good 6 x 8.75"; 362pp; green cloth with gilt; 17 illustrations; top edge of spine slightly chipped without loss; a good clean copy in the original green cloth with spine blocked in gilt;  £25.00

[7521] Thelwell. Thelwell's Brat Race. London: Eyre Methuen, 1977. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Good. ISBN: 0-413-45390-1. 6 x 8.25"; green cloth with brown; dustwrapper a little bumped; good clean copy;  £5.00

[3825] Thurber, James. Thurber Carnival, The. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1946. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Reading Copy 5.5 x 8.5"; 369pp; grey cloth with red titles and decoration to front board; illustrated by the author; reading copy;  £5.00

[11450] Toksvig, Sandi. Whistling for the Elephants. London: Black Swan, 2000. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0552998192. paperback; very good;  £4.00

[4220] Townsend, Sue. Adrian Mole - The Cappuccino Years. London: Michael Joseph, Third Impression. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-7181-4367-1. 5.5 x 8.75"; 390pp; blue cloth with gilt; dustwrapper; nice clean copy;  £8.00

[6931] Townsend, Sue. Adrian Mole - The Cappuccino Years. London: Michael Joseph, 1999. Sixth Impression. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75"; 390pp; blue cloth with gilt; dustwrapper; nice clean copy;  £8.00

[7016] Trueman, Fred - with Eric Morecambe, William Rushton & Fred Rumsey. Thoughts of Trueman Now, The. ill. Rushden, William. London: Macdonald and Jane's, 1978. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-354-08522-0. 8 x 10.5"; 144pp; green cloth with gilt; dustwrapper; very good; illustrated throughout by William Rushton;  £6.00

[3874] Truss, Lynne. With One Lousy Free Packet of Seed. London: Penguin, 1995. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0140179380. 5 x 7.75"; 215pp; paperback; very good copy;  £5.00

[18862] Wannan, Bill. Bullockies Beauts and Bandicoots. ill. Lindesay, Vane. Melbourne: John Currey, O'Neil Publishers, 1981. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Good / Fair. ISBN: 0-85902-024-X. The bushman's yarn is Australia's distinctive contribution to the world of humour. Small tear to dustjacket at top of spine.  £6.00

[10909] Watterson, Bill. Yukon Ho! - Calvin and Hobbes. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0588-3. 7.5 x 9"; 126 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10902] Watterson, Bill. Yukon Ho! - Calvin and Hobbes. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0588-3. 7.5 x 9"; 126 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10901] Watterson, Bill. Something Under the Bed is Drooling - The New Calvin and Hobbes Collection. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0393-7. 7.5 x 9"; 127 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00

[10900] Watterson, Bill. Calvin and Hobbes - The Number 1 Bestseller. London: Sphere, 1990. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-0288-4. 7.5 x 9"; 127 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00


[10899] Watterson, Bill. Scientific Progress Goes "Boink" - A New Collection. London: Sphere, 1991. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-7474-1153-0. 7.5 x 9"; 127 pages; large format paperback; comic strip format; vg/-;  £5.00


[9164] Wilmut, Roger (with a commentary by). Illustrated Hancock, The. London: Queen Anne Press, 1987. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrated Laminated Boards. Very Good / No Jacket. ISBN: 0-356-14781-9. 8.5 x 11.5"; 190 pages; illustrated laminated card covers; fully illustrated; fine copy;  £9.00



[12472] Wilson, Richard. Scrooge's Guide to Christmas: A Survival Manual for the Festively Challenged. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1997. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0-340-70747-X. Advice from a "descendant" of Ebenezer Scrooge. Richard Wilson (also known as Victor Meldrew) dispenses tips on getting through Christmas, including 20 things to do between courses of Christmas lunch, no cost presents for people you hate and how to send all your cards at someone else's expense.  £6.00

3.   Comics

3.   Comics