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HUMOUR

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1 (CLEESE, John). LANGTON, Robert Gore. John Cleese. And Now for Something Completely Different.
Andre Deutsch. London. 1999 
Hardback. DW. 4to. 127pp. Illustrated. VG+/VG+ in slightly worn wrapper that has residue from small label to upper panel. 47483 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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2 (MILLIGAN, Spike). CARPENTER, Humphrey. Spike Milligan. The Biography.
Hodder and Stoughton. London. 2003 
Hardback. DW. 435pp. Nr. fine in very slightly worn wrapper. 47487 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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3 ADAMS, Charles. Dear Dead Days. A Family Album by Charles Adams.
Paul Hamlyn. London. 1959 
First Edition. UK. B/w illustrations throughout, purple decorative end papers. Boards yellowed to margins. Illustrated wrapper, upper extremities bumped, rubbed with large portion missing to upper panel o/w contents clean and sound. A Good only copy but this is scarce in wrapper. 38802 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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4 ADDAMS, Charles. Favourite Haunts.
Simon & Schuster, New York. 1976 
First edition, UK. DW. Illustrated throughout, + illustrated endpapers. Board extremities a little bumped. Ownership inscription to front free end paper. Illustrated wrapper extremities bumped and rubbed but o/w a nice clean copy. VG/VG. 38801 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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5 ADDAMS, Chas. Creature Comforts.
Simon & Schuster, New York. 1981 
First Edition. DW. 4to. Colour illustrations. Lovely bright copy in wrapper. Near fine in wrapper. 64793 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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6 ADDAMS, Chas. Creature Comforts.
Heinemann, London. 1981 
First Edition. DW. 4to. Illustrated. Lovely bright copy. VG+ in price clipped wrapper that has one close tear to front panel near top of spine. 64794 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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7 ADDAMS, Chas. Nightcrawlers.
1957 
Hamish Hamilton, London. 1957. First Edition. DW. Illustrated. Slim 4to. Very slight lean to spine. Endpapers browned and slight rippling to front pastedown, some occasional foxing to contents. Wrapper is chipped and worn, has several closed tears and lacks some small portions from extremities o/w VG/VG. 71811 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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8 ASHTON, John. Humour, Wit, & Satire of the Seventeenth Century. Collected and Illustrated by...
Chatto and Windus. London. 1883 
First edition. viii, 454pp. + [32]pp. of publisher's ads. at rear. Frontis. with tissue guard. + Illustrated throughout. Original olive green decorated cloth, gilt extra. Boards lightly soiled, worn and rubbed at extremities. Inner hinge cracked, previous owner's signature to half-title, endpapers lightly foxed and browned o/w contents sound. VG-. 38200 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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9 BEACHCOMBER (J.B. MORTON). By The Way. With Illustrations by Nicolas Bentley.
Sheed and Ward. London. 1936 
First Edition Thus. Occasional Library Edition. DW. Board extremities bumped, boards mottled. B/w illustrations to title page and within text. Edges foxed and a little dirty as are the end papers. Nice bright wrapper price clipped tear to front flyleaf. Extremities chipped and rubbedwith a little soiling to panels and spine. Contents sound but Good only. 39126 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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10 BEGBIE, Harold. (STRUWWELPETER). The Political Struwwelpeter. Illustrated by F. Carruthers Gould.
1899 
Grant Richards, London. 1899. First edition. Hardback, NO DW. Slim 4to. Illustrated throughout in colour. Illustrated paper covered boards, red linen backstrip. Boards are a little soiled and dulled. Inner hinges visible and endpapers browned o/w contents clean and sound. 73144 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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11 BELLOC, H. Cautionary Verses. Illustrated Album Edition With The Original Pictures by B.T.B. and Nicolas Bentley.
1940 
Duckworth. 1940. First Edition, thus. Collected Illustrated Album Edition. DW. Ownership inscription to front free endpaper, endpapers browned, contents clean and sound. Wrapper price clipped and a little soiled and worn, spine is sunned and is chipped at head, lacking 2 small portions o/w VG+/VG. 69991 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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12 BENTLEY, E. Clerihew. Clerihews Complete. Illustrated by G.K. Chesterton, Victor Reinganum and Nicolas Bentley.
Werner Laurie, London. 1951 
First Edition. DW. Illustrated. Owner signature to front free endpaper o/w VG+/VG in chipped and slightly torn wrapper that is very lightly sunned to spine. 58272 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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13 BROOME, J.E. Keep Your Eye on The Ball. A Book of Sketches by... With Verse and Prose by John Adrian Ross.
Collins. London. 1936 
Original blue boards, silver to spine and upper board. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine and boards sunned and stained. Extremities a little freyed. End papers browned and a little foxed. Lacks front end paper with some water damage and staining to pages. Good only but contents charming. 39196 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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14 BROUGHTON, James. The Right Playmate. Words by... Pictures by Gerard Hoffnung.
Rupert Hart-Davis. London. 1952 
First Edition. DW. Slim 8vo. 61pp. Illustrated. Gift inscription to front free endpaper o/w VG/VG- in rubbed and worn and slightly faded wrapper. 49930 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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15 BROWN, John. Jeems the Doorkeeper with Other Essays. Illustrated by H. C. Preston Macgoun.
Foulis. Edinburgh. 1912 
First edition. Small 8vo. Tipped-in frontis., tipped-in vignette title + four tipped-in plates, all coloured. Original limp bds., coloured illust. to upper bd. Tail of spine and lower edge creased and sl. torn. VG/F. 13701 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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16 BUSCH, Wilhelm. ORBACH, Donald. The Story of Max & Maurice In Seven Sinful Scenes. Pictures and Original German Text by Wilhelm Busch. Translation by Donald Orbach.
Peter N. Knowles, West Sussex. n.d. (c1975) 
Slim green pamphlet, staple binding. 54pp. Illustrated. Covers very slightly soiled o/w Nr. fine. 62930 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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17 CARPENTER, Humphrey. That Was Satire That Was. Beyond the Fringe, The Establishment Club, Private Eye and That Was the Week That Was.
Victor Gollancz. London. 2000 
First Edition. DW. 378pp. Illustrated. Fine in wrapper that has sl. soiling to lower part of back panel. 47866 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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18 CARPENTER, Humphrey. That Was Satire That was. The Satire Boom of the 1960s.
Gollancz. London 2000 
First edition. DW. Large 8vo. Illustrated throughout. 378pp. Fine in wrapper that is creased along edges. 49847 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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19 COLMAN, George. Broad Grins. My Nightgown & Slippers and Other Humorous Works of...
Chatto and Windus, London 1898 
New edition. Frontis. vii. 492pp. Orig. black cloth, gilt. Inner hinge visible. Contents sound. 6950 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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20 COSSART, Theophilus. A Full and True Account of the Prodigious Experiment Brought to perfection in Boston at Father Burke's Academy To The Glory of God. The Propagation of Truth and the Supression of Venery.
The Marchbanks Press. New York. 1928 
First edition. Slim 8vo. Wood-cuts in text. A humourous take on Temperance etc. Original pink bds., black spine with no text. VG+. 20285 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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