Ad Infinitum Books

Quick Search

Title
Author
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

HUMOR.

HUMOR.

Click on Title to view full description

 
341 THURBER, JAMES. Thurber Country: A New Collection Of Pieces About Males And Females, Mostly Of Our Own Species.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1953. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good reading copy.The book and text iare in good condition but the dustjacket is another story. 
A collection of pieces that most which originally appeared in The New Yorker. The rest in somewhat different form appeared in The Bermudan, Holiday, and Cosmopolitan. 
Price: 3.09 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
342 TRESSLER, IRVING D. How To Lose Friends And Alienate People: A Burlesque.
Stackpole Books, New York: January 1938. Ninth printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
A spoof on Dale Carnegie's How To Win Friends And Influence People. Of special note, the printed dedication of this book reads "This Book is Dedicated to a Man Who Doesn't Need to Read It: Adolf Hitler" to which is appended the following inked in inscription, " 'The dedication of the author of this nonsense appears tragic-comical at a time when throughout the world the followers of Adolf Hitler are increasing, while the friends of a certain race to which no doubt the creator of this masterwork belongs are getting fewer every day.' A German Soldier." On this page, there is also a rubber-stamped impression reading "HOTEL DUMINY 3, Rue du Mont-Thaber, PARIS" as well as on the front endpaper. 
Price: 123.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
343 TRUDEAU, G. B. Doonesbury's Greatest Hits.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York: 1978. 0030448565 / 9780030448560 s Softcover. Good condition. The book is slightly dogeared 

Price: 7.84 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
344 TRUDEAU, G. B. The People's Doonesbury: Notes From The Underfoot, 1978-1980.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York: 1981. 0030491711 / 9780030491719 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 7.60 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
345 TRUDEAU, G. B. You're Smokin' Now, Mr. Butts!: A Doonsbury Book.
Andrews and McMeel, Kansas City: 1990. 0836218140 / 9780836218145 First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Although Mr. Butts and Mr. Jay take center stage, this all-new collection also features the Trump-engineered wedding of Honey and Duke. Hardly the social event of any season, the ceremony takes place in the American Embassy in Beijing, and involves a groom who is only in it for the money. 
Price: 10.31 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
346 TZABAR, SHIMON. The White Flag Principle: How To Lose A War And Why.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1972. First United States Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A step-by-step practical guide to achievement of the Successful Military Disaster forms the framework of this brilliant, semi-serious, totally comic book, which is copiously illustrated with historical documents, photographs, charts, drawings, diagrams, and formulas. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
347 UNTERMEYER, LOUIS ( EDITOR); CORCOS, LUCILLE (ILLUSTRATOR). A Treasury Of Laughter: Consisting Of Humorous Stories, Poems, Essays, Tall Tales, Jokes, Boners, Epigrams, Memorable Quips, And Devastating Crushers.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1946. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
This is a book of humor. Its aim is the communication of the comic; its object is to make the reader laugh. 
Price: 5.46 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
348 UNTERMEYER, LOUIS (EDITOR); CORCOS, LUCILLE ( ILLUSTRATOR). A Treasury Of Laughter: Consisting Of Humorous Stories, Poems, Essays, Tall Tales, Jokes, Boners, Epigrams, Memorable Quips, And Devastating Crushers.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1946. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. 
This is a book of humor. Its aim is the communication of the comic; its object is to make the reader laugh. 
Price: 5.70 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
349 UPSON, WILLIAM HAZLETT. The Best Of Botts.
Pocket Books, New York: 1962. s Softcover. Fair condition 
The finest and funniest of thirty years of THE SATURDAY EVENING POST stories about the world's favorite tractor salesman Alexander "the great" Botts. 
Price: 19.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
350 VANDE VELDE, VIVIAN. Tales From The Brothers Grimm And The Sisters Weird.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2005. 015205572X / 9780152055721 First Magic Carpet Books Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Welcome to a fairy-tale world where Hansel and Gretel are horrible children who deserve to be baked, where Beauty is dismayed when her beloved Beast turns human, and where the princess with a pea under her mattress keeps everyone in the palace up all night with her incessant whining. Vivian Vande Velde has taken these and other well-known stories and retold them upside down, sideways, and inside out. These tongue-in-cheek interpretations of favorite fairy tales will have readers in stitches! For ages 8 to 12. 
Price: 4.94 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
351 VAUGHN, STANTON (EDITOR). Limerick Lyrics.
George Sully & Company, New York: 1906. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition considering its age. 
Contains over 700 specimens of humorous Limericks and Lyrics, and is considered one of the most complete of its kind. 
Price: 51.30 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
352 VIORST, JUDITH. It's Hard To Be Hip Over Thirty--and Other Tragedies Of Married Life.
Signet Book, New York: 1968. Third Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. There are some holes through the book. 
Wickedly funny poems by Judith Viorst, who was looking forward to orgiastic Village pot parties and fleeting moments pf passion, but wound up, instead, in the suburbs with a washer-drier, a car pool and Gerber's strained bananas in her hair. 
Price: 4.04 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
353 VON HOFFMAN, NICHOLAS, TRUDEAU, GARRY. The Fireside Watergate.
Sheed & Ward, New York: 1973. 0836205472 / 9780836205473 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 28.26 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
354 VONNEGUT, KURT; SIMON, DANIEL (EDITOR). A Man Without A Country.
Seven Stories Press, New York: 2005. 158322713X / 9781583227138 Seventh Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A hilariously funny and razor-sharp look at life, art, politics, Vonnegut, and the condition o the soul of America. Written over five years with the examples of Mark Twain, Jesus Christ, Abraham Lincoln, and a saintly doctor named Ignaz Semmelweis powerfully in mind, plentifully illustrated with artwork by the author, this is an intimate and tender communication from one individual to his fellow Americans, sometimes joking, at other times despairing, always searching. "Thank God, Kurt Vonnegut has broken his promise that he will never write another book." - Studs Terkel 
Price: 24.68 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
355 WALLACH, IRA. Hopalong-freud, And Other Modern Literary Characters.
Abelard-Schuman, New York: 1955. Fifth Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. 

Price: 8.55 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
356 WATKINS, DUDLEY D. Oor Wullie: Oor Wullie, Your Wullie, A'body's Wullie.
D. C. Thomson & Co., Ltd., London: 1996. 085116627X / 9780851166278 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
"Weekends can never be complete Withoot yer favourite Sunday treat... Eggs an' bacon, tea and toast, Oor Wullie and "The Sunday Post"! 
Price: 11.07 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
357 WATKINS, DUDLEY D. The Broons And Oor Wullie.
D. C. Thomson & Co., Ltd., London: 1998. 0851166784 / 9780851166780 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Gives a comprehensive and humorous insight into life at No. 10, Glebe Street, during the dark days of World War II. . 
Price: 23.23 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
358 WATTERSON, BILL. The Authoritative Calvin And Hobbes: A Calvin And Hobbes Treasury.
Andrews and McNeel, Kansas City: 1997. 0836218221 / 9780836218220 Ninth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. The back cover near the spine is slightly torn. Crease on the back cover. 

Price: 5.70 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
359 WAYANS, DAMON. Bootleg.
HarperCollins Publishers, New York: 1999. 006093185X / 9780060931858 First Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 4.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
360 WEBSTER, H. T.; SHERWOOD, ROBERT E. (PREFACE); CALHOUN, PHILO (BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH). The Best Of H. T. Webster: A Memorial Collection.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1953. First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Harold Tucker Webster was a cartoonist's cartoonist. This collection shows why many of them will remain classics. 
Price: 10.45 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
<< Skip 10  < PREV  11 12 13 14 15 16 17   18  19  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie