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Are You Over Sexty?

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Olympian House.: 1956.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9826

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Light wear to board edges with fading to spine and soiling to page edges.


Jokes, stories, and proverbs. Cartoons by Ben Choda. View more info

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Extra Sextra Special.

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Scylla Publishing.: 1954.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10153

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book text is very tight and well kept. Inked address on front free endpaper. Tro Harper Bookstore stamp on front jacket flap. Jacket heavily worn on edges with chip at head of spine.


"The hydrogen bomb of humor books." Jokes and cartoons circa 1954. View more info

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Nods and Becks.

By: Adams, Franklin P. ("F. P. A.").

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Garden City Publishing Co.: 1944.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 17575

Condition: Near fine in good dust jacket. Book is square & tight. Text very bright. Jacket worn with large chips to spine ends.


Humor, knowledge & commentary by the member of the Algonquin Round Table and panelist on radio's Information Please. View more info

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How to Make a Speech.

By: Allen, Steve.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., McGraw-Hill.: 1986.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12729

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


A fun and practical guide to speech making by the creator of The Tonight Show. View more info

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Dave Barry Is Not Taking This Sitting Down!

By: Barry, Dave.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Ballantine.: 2001.

Edition: First softcover edition.

Seller ID: 13491

Condition: Fine in pictorial wrappers.


Illustrations by Jeff MacNally. "Reading Barry with another person in the room invariably elicits one of two responses: 'What's so funny' or 'For God's sake, shut up.'" - The New York Times. View more info

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Benchley Beside Himself.

By: Benchley, Robert. Drawings by Gluyas Williams.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1943.

Edition: Eighth Edition.

Seller ID: 17441

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Wear to head of spine & toning to endpaper gutters. Jacket price clipped, edge worn & rubbed to white background.


Collection of Benchley's early writings including The Treasurer's Report & Penguin Psychology. Gluyas Williams illustrations throughout plus 16 pages of black & white photos from Benchley films. View more info

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Benchley - Or Else!

By: Benchley, Robert. Drawings by Gluyas Williams.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1947.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 17442

Condition: Near fine in good dust jacket. Book is square & tight with clean interior. Jacket heavily edge worn with tape repair by former owner. Price intact on front flap.


Benchley collection including Down With Pigeons! and his confession that he alone killed Rasputin. Gluyas Williams illustrations throughout. View more info

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Chips Off the Old Benchley.

By: Benchley, Robert. Drawings by Gluyas Williams.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1949.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 17443

Condition: Near fine in good dust jacket. Book is square & tight with clean interior. Binding solid. Jacket edge worn.


Benchley collection including Turkish Bathing and more nonsense for nonsense' sake. Gluyas Williams illustrations throughout. Humorist Frank Sullivan's introduction. View more info

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My Ten Years in a Quandary and How They Grew.

By: Benchley, Robert. Drawings by Gluyas Williams.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Blue Ribbon Books.: 1940.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 17446

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Fading to top edge of boards. Book is square & tight with clean text. Jacket has 1" chips at spine ends. Wear to extremities. Fading to spine. Williams cover illustration bright.


The collection contains tips on how to treat people who greet you on the telephone with "one moment, please" and five sizzling, salacious Chapters of the Unfinished Life Story of Robert Benchley. Gluyas Williams illustrations throughout. View more info

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Pluck and Luck.

By: Benchley, Robert. Drawings by Gluyas Williams.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Blue Ribbon Books.: 1923.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 17447

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Bumps to spin ends. Light soil to edges. Binding solid & text clean.


The collection contains The Church Supper, French For Americans, and Looking Shakespeare Over. Gluyas Williams illustrations throughout. View more info

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Inside Benchley.

By: Benchley, Robert. Drawings by Gluyas Williams.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1942.

Edition: 12th Edition.

Seller ID: 17445

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Crack at page 1. No loosening. Binding solid & text clean.


A collection containing The Social Life of the Newt, The Benchley-Whittier Correspondence, and A Short History of American Politics. Gluyas Williams illustrations throughout. View more info

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Heartbreakers: Superdigest Year Ten.

By: Bennett, Anina. Paul Guinan. Lenin Delsol. Lee Marrs. Steve Leialoha.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fullerton, California., Image Comics.: 1999.

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 14820

Condition: Near fine in pictorial wrappers. Light shelf wear. Text clean & binding solid.


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Doc Blakely's Handbook of Wit and Pungent Humor.

By: Blakely, James "Doc".

Price: $12.50

Publisher: West Nyack, NY., Parker Publishing Co.: 1980.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15232

Condition: Near fine in like dust jacket. Light dust soil to top edge. Book is clean with solid binding. Jacket spine lightly faded. No tears or chips.


Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Jokes & one-liners categorized by subject. Useful for your next speech or presentation. View more info

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Herblock's Here and Now.

By: Block, Herbert.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1955.

Edition: 2nd printing. SIGNED by Herb Block on the front free endpaper.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 12931

Condition: Book is tight and clean with bright text block. Former owner's printed name on half title page. No dust jacket.


Block looks at the America of the early '50's. Text with plentiful Herblock cartoons. View more info

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If Life Is a Bowl of Cherries-What Am I Doing in the Pits?

By: Bombeck Erma.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., McGraw Hill.: 1978.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9383

Condition: Near fine in fine jacket. Bookplate. Else as new.


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"You Can Fool All of the People All the Time."

By: Buchwald, Art.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons.: 1985.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8954

Condition: Near fine in very good price clipped dust jacket. Very light soiling to edges. White jacket lightly rubbed with small closed tear at heel of spine.


Illustrated by Steve Mendelson.. View more info

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Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar.

By: Cathcart, Thomas & Daniel Klein.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Penguin Books.: 2007.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 18405

Condition: Fine in wrappers. As new.


Signed by both authors on the title page. "Understanding philosophy through jokes." View more info

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The Primal Whimper: More Readings from the Journal of Polymorphous Perversity.

By: Ellenbogen, Glenn C. (Ed.).

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., A Stonesong Press Book / Guilford Press.: 1989.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10069

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Hilarious pseudo-psych articles. Dedicated by the editor "to Sigmund Freud, Woody Allen, and Marty Obler-three wild and crazy guys." View more info

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Throw a Tomato and 151 other ways to be mean and nasty.

By: Erskine, Jim with illustrations by George Moran.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Clarkson N. Potter.: 1979.

Seller ID: 11517

Condition: Fine in very good jacket. Book is tight and clean with no interior markings. Very light rubbing to white jacket.


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When Do Fish Sleep? - and Other Imponderables of Everyday Life.

By: Feldman, David.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1989.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8068

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Former owner's lengthy gift inscription on front free endpaper. Price clipped.


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