Category: Humour

Sort

Showing 221-240 of 364

Musical Bumps

By: MIALL, Antony

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11487

ISBN: 0-460-04541-5

Condition: Fine


Humorous musical anecdotes of conductors, orchestras, choirs, singers etc. 83pp, illustrated by ken Pyne. Bright copy with a sound binding and a like dustjacket. View more info

RV Chuckles and Chuckholes: The Confessions of Happy Campers

By: MILLER, Darlene

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A., Publication Consultants: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Dedicated Author's Inscription, Plus

Seller ID: 041394

ISBN: 0977299708

Condition: About Fine


A delightful tale of eight years of full-time RVing. Dedicated inscription in the hand of the author to the tp. 98pp. Publisher's bookmark for this title, laid-in. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 151g. View more info

Spike Milligan: A Celebration

By: MILLIGAN, Spike

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Virgin Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10706

ISBN: 1-85227-561-8

Condition: Fine


The Best of Spike Milligan - compiled by Roger Sawyer. 160pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy - near new. View more info

The Q Annual

By: MILLIGAN, Spike

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, UK, Penguin: 1980

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 13342

ISBN: 0140056491

Condition: VG+


Book features scripts from Spike Milligan's B.B.C. TV's Q Series. 128 p. : photos ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Slight top corner-tip crease to front wrapper. Weight, 292g. View more info

Image for The Black Bonspiel of Willie MacCrimmon

The Black Bonspiel of Willie MacCrimmon

By: MITCHELL, W. O.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: U.S.A., McClelland & Stewart: 1994

Edition: Second Printing of 1993

Seller ID: 29805

ISBN: 0771060815

Condition: As New


The humorous tale of curling star Willie MacCrimmon's pact with the Devil. He will curl in hell against the Devil's team--which includes Judas and Macbeth--and if he wins, he is guaranteed victory in the national championships. If he loses, his soul belongs to the Devil. An expanded and adapted version of a short story that was later adapted as a radio play and a stage play. "A Douglas Gibson book." 135 pages : illustrations by Wesley W. Bates ; 20 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in an unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 253g. View more info

Me Spik English: To Help You Remember - Stories of Pidgins in Paradise Heard in Hawaii

By: MOBLEY, Milly Lou

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Honolulu Star-Bulletin: 1938

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 12812

Condition: VG+


Hawaiian humor based on the use of 'pidgin-English'. 31pp, illustrated. Solid, clean copy with original checker-board dustjacket present and inVG condition. Interior is clean and bright. View more info

The Pawky Scot

By: MOFFAT, Graham

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Dundee, Valentine & Sons: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31653

Condition: Good Very Good


A collection of humorous stories on the Scottish character. 36pp, illustrated by Arthur Moreland, tipped-in frontis portrait. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Fresh pages. Slight foxing to first/last pages. Sound, stapled binding. An above average copy. Weight, 110g. View more info

An Irreverent and Almost Complete Social History of the Bathroom

By: MUIR, Frank

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28399

ISBN: 0812829123

Condition: Fine


Social history of the Bathroom. 164pp, a few illustrations, includes music & lyrics to a song by Flanders and Swann. Bright, fresh interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Very nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket Attractive copy. Weight, 414g. View more info

Image for Tambo : His Jokes and Funny Sayings : With Which is Incorporated Hints to the Amateur Minstrel

Tambo : His Jokes and Funny Sayings : With Which is Incorporated Hints to the Amateur Minstrel

By: NEWCOMB, Bobby

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, Wehman Bros: 1882

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 051107

Condition: Good


'Hints to the minstrel stage - Tambo's jokes and funny sayings'. 60 pages ; [4PP] adverts, 18 cm. Not llustrated except from front wrapper. Inside adverts to both wrappers printed upside-down. Wrappers are bright yellow with an illustration of an African-American minstrel on a chait with a tambourine. Scan available. Text-bloc is tight and square, pages uniformly browned. A few pencil & ink 'check' marks noted otherwise unmarked. Rear wrapper has lost a small piuece next tothe foot of the spine. Front wrapper has lost a tiny piece next to the foot of the apine and the very tip pf the lower fo... View more info

Spitting Image: The Giant Komic Book

By: NEWMAN, Nick - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Pyramid Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044740

ISBN: 1-871307-48-1

Condition: Good VG


Great British Satire & Humor from the people that brought 'Spittting Image' to Television. 96pp, totally illustrated in Comic Book style, cut-out masks on stiff-paper at back. Very clean copy with slight wear at tips. Tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 373g. View more info

The Humorist: January 8, 1938

By: NEWNES Ltd., George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1938

Edition: No. 808, Vol. XXXI

Seller ID: 30362

Condition: Very Good


Single Issue for January 8, 1938, of a British humour magazine. Printed on newsprint, similar to a newspaper. pp677-700, cartoons, jokes, short fiction, advertising. Front cover cartoon of ice-skating by Bertram Prince.This copy has survived well. Flat no folds. No tears, stains, or marks. Interior is bright, pages browning only slightly. Wrappers are somewhat more heavily browned and are a little dusty at edges. Weight, 80g. View more info

The Humorist: March 12, 1938

By: NEWNES Ltd., George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1938

Edition: No. 815, Vol. XXXII

Seller ID: 30363

Condition: Very Good


Single Issue for March 12, 1938, of a British humour magazine. Printed on newsprint, similar to a newspaper. pp193-216, cartoons, jokes, short fiction, advertising. Front cover cartoon of banking by Treyer Evans.This copy has survived well. Flat no folds. No tears, stains, or marks. Interior is bright, pages browning only slightly. Wrappers are somewhat more heavily browned and are a little dusty at edges. Weight, 80g. View more info

The Humorist; March 19, 1938

By: NEWNES, George Ltd

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1938

Edition: No 816

Seller ID: 041368

Condition: Near Fine


Single weekly issue of a British humour magazine - cartoons, anecdotes, short fiction, jokes, etc. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Nearly similar wrappers. No tears, folds or missing parts. Attractive copy. Unpacket weight, 80g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site m... View more info

London Opinion, Summer Number, July 1932

By: NEWNES, George, Ltd.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd.: 1932

Seller ID: 18509

Condition: Very Good


British humour magazine - cartoons, jokes, short stories etc. 54pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior with a sound, stapled binding. Front cover, in full color, is bright and clean - a trifle dusty at top edge. Back cover has a vertical crease and light soiling. Weight, 150g. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the USA. View more info

Image for Laughland via the Ha-Ha Route

Laughland via the Ha-Ha Route

By: NEWTON, Harry L.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, T. S. Denison & Co.: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051101

Condition: Near Fine


"Fun tourists and merry minstrel makers will find this the shortest line to grins, giggles, tickles, bits of fun, nifty rhymes, cross-fire conversations, rapid repartees, little talking skits, minstrel monologues and stump speeches." 107 pages ; [11p] publisher's adverts; adverts to the inside of the front wrapper and both sides of the rear wrapper. 18 cm. OCLC Number: 275291377.Text bloc is very clean, slighly brownes, a few to corner-tip creases where pages tios once folded. Binding is tight and square. Light blue wrappers illustrated in red ink and bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tig... View more info

The Nine to Fivers: Cartoons from the Saturday Evening Post

By: NICKLES, Marione R. - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14208

Condition: Good VG


Cartoons from The Saturday Evening Post on the subject of the '9-5' working man. 192pp, cartton illustrations. Bright, almost fresh interior with a sound binding. Unmarked. Minor shelf wear to cloth edges at bottom. Dustjacket has a little edge wear and minor rubbing. Weight, 710g. View more info

The Panic Button No. 14 [3rd Annual Issue]

By: NIRENBERG, Les - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Coexistence Candy Store: 1963

Edition: Issue No. 14

Seller ID: 15826

Condition: Good VG


Canadian satirical magazine exhibiting early counterculture/60's interest. This is the 'Big Fat Third Annual Issue'. 56pp, illustrated. Bright interior. Solid, stapled binding. Wraps are bright and clean with only very minor wear at lower corners. Weight, 150g. View more info

Fast Laughs

By: NORMENT, John - Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing: 1960

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 042211

Condition: VG+


Vintage paperback. Berkley Medallion G488. Collection of Jokes with a few cartoons. 90pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior, pages lighly tanned. Single, small doodle to p3 otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Bright, unmarked wrapprs. Weight, 54g. View more info

1000 Jokes Magazine, Sept-Nov, 1965

By: NORMENT, John - Editor

Price: $6.50

Publisher: NJ, Dell Publishing: 1965

Edition: No 115

Seller ID: 050231

Condition: Very Good


'1000 Joke' magazine. Color cover features photo of comedian Jerry Lewis in military uniform wth rifle & bayonet. 48pp of features, stories, jokes and cartoons. Many well-known artists. ome mildly-risque artwork - but not predominent. Clean, sound issue. mall mark to front wrapper, top margin, where a price sticker removed. Weight, 90g. View more info

1000 Jokes Magazine, Sept-Nov, 1962

By: NORMENT, John - Editor

Price: $6.50

Publisher: NJ, Dell Publishing: 1962

Edition: No 103

Seller ID: 050264

Condition: Very Good


'1000 Joke' magazine. Color cover features photo of comedian Jerry Lewis dancing with a microphone in hand. 48pp of features, stories, jokes and cartoons. Many well-known artists. Some mildly-risque artwork - but not predominent. Clean, sound issue. Weight, 90g. View more info