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It's Anybody's Ballgame

By: Garagiola, Joe

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Contemporary Books: 1988

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003798

ISBN: 0809245507

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


003798: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "He's one of America's favorite entertainers, the uproariously funny baseball broadcaster and ex-player who delights millions of fans each week with his brilliant sense of humor. Now, in the funniest book since his classic bestseller Baseball Is A Funny Game, Joe Garagiola is at his captivating best in this outrageous look at everything from baseball to baldness. ": 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 305 pages View more info

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The Advanced Bride's Cookbook

By: Groom, Jimmy (Chief Cook & Dishwasher)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Greensboro, North Carolina, Potpourri Press: 1971

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 002396

Condition: Very Good


002396: "Complete With Illustrations, Assorted Extraneous Information, and Quite a Few Marginally Usable Recipes. Caution: Do Not Try to Eat This Book!" Filled with cartoons, along with many 'words of wisdom' mixed in with the many recipes. Small part of top corner of back cover is slightly creased. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8.5 in.: 48 pages View more info

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Man Bites Man (Two Decades Of Satiric Art)

By: Heller, Steven (Editor)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, New York, A & W Publishers: 1981

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004216

ISBN: 0894790862

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


004216: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Foreword by Tom Wolfe. "Two Decades Of Drawings and Cartoons By 22 Comic and Satiric Artists 1960 to 1980)." Dustjacket has several chips out of the edges. Book's boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 9 x 12.25 in.: 224 pages View more info

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The Lovers' Astrology Cookbook (Formerly The Way To A Man's Heart Is Through His Capricorn)

By: Holt, Peggy

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, Price/Stern/Sloan Publishers: 1974

Store ID: 002148

ISBN: 0843100885

Condition: Very Good


002148: "A Whimsical Astrological Cookbook. " Filled with humorous, sexy drawings and "words of wisdom" relating food to sexiness to astrological signs. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8.5 in.: 79 pages View more info

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Over 101 Uses For A Dead Husband (An Owner's Manual)

By: Horwitz, Larry Wolfe

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Hallmark Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004550

ISBN: 0962489506

Condition: Fine


004550: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Content Chapters include: Beautifying Your Home * Entertaining * Fulfilling Your Needs * Earning Extra Income and Cutting Expenses * Recreation * Emergency Situations * Gracious Living * Getting Around Town. : 8.5 x 10.75 in. View more info

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The Book Of Vices (A Collection Of Classic Immoral Tales)

By: Hutchinson, Robert J. (Editor)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004531

ISBN: 157322006X

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


004531: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Bringing together in one volume some of the funniest tributes to human weakness and temptation ever written, The Book Of Vices presents such tantalizing celebrations of vice as Rabelais's "In Praise of Debtors, " Margaret Cresswell's "The Jolly Glutton, " Sigmund Freud's meditation on penis envy, Benjamin Franklin's "Letter on Selecting a Mistress, " and Robert Louis Stevenson's "An Apology for Idlers. " Raning across the centuries, it includes the bawdy tales of Apuleius, Boccaccio, and William... View more info

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From Soup To Nuts Cookbook And Hysterical Tales

By: Jolly, Laurie / Jolly, Allan (Jolly Vnuks)

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, ISSI- Information Systems And Services: 1990

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Store ID: 004768

ISBN: 0935826904

Condition: Fine


004768: Plastic Spiral Bound. SIGNED BY AUTHORS (LAURIE & AL) on front flyleaf with inscription dated 12/90 "To Empire Fish ... Good shrimp .. Good Catfish ... Great Andouille ! ! Great Times! Happy Cooking #284-9050." "This is an unraveling of our 'mostly true' calamities as business owners. We tell it ALL in these 'almost' real life adventures. And we want to give credit to the assortment of humans, animals and minerals that have created the lunacy that is Jolly Vnuks. We also present here the recipes you've been requesting for years and years and years ... As for our 'hysterical... View more info

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From Soup To Nuts Cookbook And Hysterical Tales

By: Jolly, Laurie / Jolly, Allan (Jolly Vnuks)

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, ISSI- Information Systems And Services: 1990

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Store ID: 005453

ISBN: 0935826904

Condition: Very Good


005453: Plastic Spiral Bound. SIGNED BY AUTHORS (LAURIE & AL) on front flyleaf with inscription 'To Karen! ! Happy Cooking! Happy Life! ! ' Copy has smll stained spot near bottom of front cover and back cover edge. "This is an unraveling of our 'mostly true' calamities as business owners. We tell it ALL in these 'almost' real life adventures. And we want to give credit to the assortment of humans, animals and minerals that have created the lunacy that is Jolly Vnuks. We also present here the recipes you've been requesting for years and years and years ... As for our 'hysterical tales, ' (s... View more info

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Son Of Groucho

By: Marx, Arthur

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New York, David McKay Company, Inc.: 1972

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006470

ISBN: 0679503552

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


006470: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Page block slightly cracked at hing, at p. 18. Otherwise, Boards (Black Cloth) and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Includes photographs of the family. : 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 370 pages View more info

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How To Talk Jewish

By: Mason, Jackie / Berkow, Ira

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, St. Martin's Press: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 006573

ISBN: 0312054459

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


006573: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Jackie Mason has built his Tony Award-winning career out of the culture and language of Jewish people, so who better to instruct the unindoctrinated in the joys of Yiddish? How to Talk Jewish, a guide to 100 Yiddish words, phrases, and expressions, includes pronunciations, definitions, and examples of usage, along with Jackie's incomparable wit. Is your blind date haimish? Uh oh. A zhlub, worse. A doctor? The naches are almost inexpressible! Jackie Mason brings all the vivacity, spunk, and chutzpah ... View more info

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How To Speak Southern

By: Mitchell, Steve

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, Bantam Books: 1988

Store ID: 004028

ISBN: 0553275194

Condition: Very Good


004028: "This book is dedicated to all Yankees in the hope that it will teach them how to talk right. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 4.25 x 6.75 in. View more info

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The Tax Shelter Coloring Book (How To Color Yourself Rich!)

By: Mosburg, Lewis C.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fireside Book - Simon And Schuster: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006667

ISBN: 0671248359

Condition: Very Good


006667: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Has very small edge cut at bottom edge of back cover. "Within the pages of this book you'll find: Current trends in the popularity of various tax-sheltered investments * The benefits and drawbacks of different types of real estate investments * The advantages and risks of oil and gas investments * The benefits and pitfalls of leverage, "steer averaging, " and hedging in cattle investment * Which tax shelters are high - and low - in tax benefits, cash flow, appreciation, liquidity, and risk * How to tell the difference between a good, bad, or medi... View more info

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Three On A Toothbrush (Adventures And Encounters Around The Globe)

By: Paar, Jack

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006405

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


006405: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is price clipped and has a light crease near the bottom front. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "For nearly ten years Jack Paar has travelled across America via television, bringing wit, entertainment (and some lively battles) into millions of homes. Off the screen he has travelled to the far corners of the globe in search of exciting stories. ": 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 276 pages View more info

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The Great Unfrocked (Two Thousand Years Of Church Scandal)

By: Parris, Matthew

Price: $23.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Robson Books: 1999

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003249

ISBN: 1861051298

Condition: Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket


003249: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Runaway bishops and naughty vicars are a staple of today's tabloid newspapers, but he reveals in The Great Unfrocked, they're only part of the tradition of colourful clerics dating back centuries. From Judas Iscariot to the Reverend Roger Holmes, the self-declared 'knicker vicar of North Yorkshire', disciples, bishops and parsons have been falling from grace. This entertaining and informative book, successor to the best-selling Great Parliamentary Scandals, brings to light some of the most unusual tales. Along the way we learn... View more info

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Who's Your Caddy? (Looping For The Great, Near Great, And Reprobates Of Golf)

By: Reilly, Rick

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Doubleday & Company: 2003

Edition: Nineteenth Printing

Store ID: 003833

ISBN: 0385488858

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


003833: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "The funniest and most popular sportswriter in America abandons his desk at Sports Illustrated to caddy for some of the world's most famous golfers, and some celebrity duffers, recounting it all in this hilarious and revealing look at the world of golf. ": 6.5 x 9.5 in.: 261 pages View more info

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Making Laughs Pay

By: Roe, C. Warden La

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Writer's Digest: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 005015

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


005015: No Jacket as Issued. Stated First Edition. Boards are light blue with silver lettering and box outline on front cover. Copy has small rough price sticker spot on inside of front cover and corners of boards/spine are rubbed. Bottom corners of back pages are slightly water stained/wrinkled. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Content Chapters include: The Qualifications of a Humorist * Two Kinds of Humor * The Divisions of Humor * Gag Writing *Joke Writing * The Technique of Skit Writing * Risque Skits * Nonsensical Skits * Pseudo Serious Skits * Dialogue Skits * Short Light Verse * Longer Ligh... View more info

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Common Nonsense

By: Rooney, Andy

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Public Affairs - Perseus Books Group: 2002

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004991

ISBN: 1586481444

Condition: Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket


004991: Stated First Edition, Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has prior owner's name neatly inscribed at top of inside front cover. Otherwise, copy would be classified in Fine Condition. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Address to the Reading Public on the following interesting subjects: Food, Drink, Money, Sports, Politics, Religion, Education, The Arts, Home Life, Work Life, Health, Doctors, People, Travel, Progress. ": 6.25 x 9.5 in.: 349 pages View more info

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Sein Language

By: Seinfeld, Jerry

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1993

Edition: Nineteenth Printing

Store ID: 003815

ISBN: 0553096060

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


003815: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Will cover items like: exhaust pipe ice cream * parakeet haircuts * chalk outline guy * ducing * cleavage and shoes * Superman * B. O. * naked with a belt * urine samples * frea * big bread * standard dating procedure ger * sexual emergency * Jawbreakers * uneven eyebrows * virgin sacrifice * and many, many other concepts.: 5.5 x 8.5 in.: 180 pages View more info

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Money Talks (An Irreverent Guide For The Curious, Penurious, Penny - Wise, And Pound - Foolish)

By: Skolnik, Richard

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 002682

ISBN: 0684186233

Condition: Very Good


002682: Stated First Edition. "Money Talks is a delicious mix of gossip, curiosity, nostalgia, fantasy, and trivia about everyone's favorite subject: money. Everything that's impolite to talk about * Unfair to know about * And fascinating to find out about. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8.25 in.: 236 pages View more info

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Doonesbury Deluxe (Selected Glances Askance)

By: Trudeau, Gary B.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1987

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003393

ISBN: 080500596X

Condition: Very Good


003393: "Introduction by Studs Terkel. " Copy has a "Peanuts Reviewed By" label with prior owner's name neatly affixed on front flyleaf, as well as an ex-libris emboseed stamp on title page. Corners of spine are slightly rubbed. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.5 x 11 in. View more info

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Doonesbury Dossier (The Reagan Years)

By: Trudeau, Gary B.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1984

Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 003395

ISBN: 0030000726

Condition: Very Good


003395: "Introduction by Gloria Steinem. Three years of Doonesbury are packed into this Trudeau tour de force, his fourth, and perhaps most timely, major anthology. At the core of this book are the foibles and follies of life under the Reagan Administration, portrayed with the inimitable Trudeau wit and style in more than 500 daily strips and 80 full-color Sunday pages. " Corners are slightly rubbed. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.5 x 11 in. View more info

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People's Doonesbury (Notes From Underfoot, 1989-1980)

By: Trudeau, Gary B.

Price: $21.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Holt, Rinehart And Winston: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003405

ISBN: 0030491665

Condition: Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


003405: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. One internal page is slightly stained and spine is starting to separate at title page. Front and back boards have some small rough marks from previous cover being taped to boards. "Over 500 daily strips, 80 Sunday feature pages in full color (none published before in any other Doonesbury collection) , take us under the skin of the body politic - sometimes scandalously, often outrageously, always hilariously. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.75 x 11.25 in. View more info

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Grunge! The Movie (A Gen 13 Bootleg Film)

By: Warren, Adam

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fullerton, California, Image Comics: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006303

ISBN: 1887279822

Condition: Fine


006303: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Inspired by the wild energy of modern Hong Kong film making, would-be auteur P. Edmund Chang, AKA "Grunge", conjures up a hilariously deranged HK style action movie from the hormone-fevered depths of his imagination. Thrill to flashing swords, blazing guns, drunken-style Kung Fu, and outrageously bad sub-titles!": 6.75 x 10.25 in. View more info