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A Soldier Erect

By: Aldiss, Brian W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Coward, Mccann & Geoghegan, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 925

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


272 pages; Fine/Very Good. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Red cloth boards, with gilt lettering. DJ is lightly shelf rubbed on front panel and spine. Front flap fold is very lightly rubbed with tiny chip at corner tips. There is a very light stamp inside flap. A Bright, Beautiful, Tight, Clean copy. An excellent gift! One of the most irreverent and wildly funny books yet to appear about the way World War II combat soldiers beh... View more info

The Amazing Quiz Challenge

By: Altman, Elissa

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 2009

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 19585

ISBN: 1606529846

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Fine/No Jacket, as issued. New book. It's Amazing! Whether you're a bona fide quiz pro or just someone who likes a quick challenge to keep your brain happy and healthy, you'll be absolutely astounded by the WHODA THINK-IT stumpers jam-packed in The Amazing Quiz Challenge Coering virtually every subject from American to popular Entertainment, Sports to Religion, Food and Drink to the History of Ancient Civilizations, you will be entertained for hours. No other quiz book g... View more info

The Pig Plantagenet

By: Andrews, Allen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1981

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9073

ISBN: 0670555010

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


199 pages; Very Good Plus/Near Fine. Very soft bump to top corner tips. Very slight bit of fade at board edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Beautifully illustrated. DJ has tee-niny rub at corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. Fantastic wrap around art work! View more info

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Zombie Lover

By: Anthony, Piers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Tor Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20622

ISBN: 0312866909

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


(Xanth); 303 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful book and dust jacket. Jacket beautifully illustrated, in wrap-around fashion, by Darrell Sweet. A ghoulishly delightful new Xanth escapade. Horrors and Hilarity collide as a vivacious young visitor to Xanth faces a fate far worse than death. View more info

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THE REFUGEE CENTAUR

By: Antoniorrobles (Antonio Robles Soler)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Twayne Publishers: 1952

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20072

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


245 pages; Very Good/Very Good Plus. Soft bump at bottom corner tips. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. DJ has tee-niny chip top spine tip. Inside front flap has a crease from being folded wrong - now corrected. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! A fairy tale for adults. Ilustrated by John Resko. View more info

Phule's Company; Phule's Paradise (2 Books)

By: Asprin, Robert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Ace: 0

Edition: 1st Ace Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11388

ISBN: 044166251X

Condition: Very Good+


TWO books by Asprin. Both are in Very Good Plus condition. Full number sequence. Very shallow spine creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub to the cover edges. Solid, clean. Beautiful wrap around art work. An excellent gift! PHULE'S COMPANY - First in an all-new, all-hilarious series! The few. The proud. The Stupid. The inept. Meet the soldiers of Phule's Company. They do more damage before 9 a. M. Than most people do all day - And they're mankind's last hope. PHULE'S PARADISE, 1... View more info

Myth-Ing Persons

By: Asprin, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Donning: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18270

ISBN: 0898653797

Condition: Near Fine


170 pages; Near Fine condition. SIGNED by Robert Asprin. Inscribed: For Pam, The latest 1/85. No creases. Soft bump back bottom edge. Solid, clean. When the going gets weird, the weird RUN to the Great Skeeve and his demon mentor, Aahz. But reputations can make or destroy you as Skeeve discovers in the fifth book of Robert Asprin's Myth Adventure series. ; Signed by Author View more info

U And I - A True Story

By: Baker, Nicholson

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12888

ISBN: 0394589947

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


179 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is great! In protective sleeve. An excellent Gift! After a few novels, Nicholson Baker has turned to non-fiction. The U in the title is for John Updike, the I is Nicholson Baker, and the influence they had on each other. View more info

The Best Cartoons From France

By: Bennett, Edna (Ed) ; Halsman, Philippe (Preface)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13870

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Unpaginated pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Large book 8 1/2 x 10 1/2. Text and captions in English. Bright red, blue boards with bright white lettering and illustration. Small name to inside front board. Soft bump bottom corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. The main purpose of a comic artist, without doubt, is to be comic, and If I do that, he may well say, what are you complaining about? This is a very funny book. Super! View more info

Straight Herblock

By: Block, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1964

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15778

ISBN: 1125249870

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


224 pages; Very Good/Very Good Plus. Illustrated throughout with Herblock cartoons. Attractive red on white boards with gray and black lettering. Book was covered with very old protective cover with black boarder. Small line of black boarder now on board edges. Name plate and name written to top inside front board. Outside page edges are very lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has tiny bit of black border of... View more info

The Starcrossed

By: Bova, Ben

Price: $35.00

Publisher: PA, Chilton Book Company: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 703

ISBN: 080196072x

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


197 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. No flaws to DJ. Fantastic art work. In protective sleeve. A Bright, Beautiful, Extra Tight copy. An Excellent Gift! Hilarious Science Fiction! View more info

Unsent Letters, Irreverent Notes From A Literary Life

By: Bradbury, Malcolm

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Viking By Penguin: 1988

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12887

ISBN: 0670820709

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


218 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is Fine. In protective sleeve. An excellent Gift! Malcolm Bradbury with his talent for infectioness and gift for hilarity, gives us here his unsent letters - a collection of mirth, satire and ironic reflection. View more info

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A New Settlement of Old Scores

By: Brunner, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, Nesfa Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10556

ISBN: 0915368226

Condition: Fine


67 pages; Fine condition. New. Perfect Bound Edition. A collection of topical songs and folksongs expecially compiled for Constellation. This book contains 20 songs by Brunner with original lyrics and some original music; each song is illustrated by a different Sci-Fi or fantasy artist (Freas, Maitz, Whelan, Rowena, etc). Music is provided for all songs. Cover by Eddie Jones. What an exceptional gift! So much fun. Trade Paperback. View more info

A 2nd Helping of Chicken Soup for the Soul: 101 More Stories to Open the Heart & Rekindle the Spirit

By: Canfield, Jack; Hansen, Mark Victor (Written & compiled)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: FL, Health Communications: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14646

ISBN: 1558743316

Condition: Fine


329 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Through the experiences of others, readers from all walks of life can learn the gift of love, the power of perseverence, the joy of parenting and the vital energy of dreaming. Share the magic that will change forever how you look at yourself and the world around you. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Worthy, A Ghost's Story

By: Clarke, Will

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17770

ISBN: 0743273168

Condition: Near Fine


272 pages; Near Fine condition. SIGNED by Author. No creases. Just a tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. "I've come to find that most people ignore the dead." A wickedly funny and frightening shost story. Great reading! Trade Paperback.; Signed by Author View more info

Money Is Love

By: Condon, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The Dial Press: 1975

Seller ID: 2460

ISBN: 0803757522

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-Library; Very Good/Very Good. Thin remainder line. Sparse stamping - none on outside page edges. Pocket still attached. Front fly-leaf has top corner cut off. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Light shelfwear at spine tips and corner tips. Boards are Straight and Tips are Pointed. DJ was covered with protective cover and taped (no glue) at board ends. Spine label and Library bar code on outside of protective cover. A Solid, otherwise Clean copy. View more info

Betsy, Bride of the Vampire

By: Davidson, MaryJanice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Science Fiction Book Club: 2008

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 19865

ISBN: 1607512483

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


659 pages; Fine/Fine. New book. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is also Fine. In protective sleeve. She's 6 foot tall, drop-dead gorgeous... and totally addicted to designer shoes. She's Betsy Taylor, Vampire Queen, and her wickedly sexy and wildly funny adventures keep us staked to the page! Enjoy reading! View more info

Garfield: Things Could Be Worse

By: Davis, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Holes-Webway: 1983

Seller ID: 18537

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated pages; Fine condition. Small stapled wraps - 22 unpaginated pages. Cartoons of Garfield showing you how it could always be worse. Excellent gift! View more info

The Case Of The Night-stalking Bone Monster (Hank The Cowdog Series)

By: Erickson, John R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Penguin: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3011

ISBN: 0141304030

Condition: Fine


115 pages; Fine condition. NO creases. A Solid, Clean copy. An excellent gift. Hank is the happiest cowdog in the universe when scraptime leaves him with not one but three juicy T-bones. But before Hank has a chance to enjoy his treasure, they disappear. View more info

The Case Of The Double Bumblebee Sting (hank The Cowdog Ser., No. 22)

By: Erickson, John R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Puffin Books: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 3014

ISBN: 0141303980

Condition: Fine


114 pages; Fine condition. NO creases. An excellent gift! A Solid, Clean copy. When Hank the Cowdog sticks his nose where it doesn't belong - into an old pipe behind the machine shed - he gets more than he bargained for. View more info

The Eyre Affair

By: Fforde, Jasper

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 19784

ISBN: 0142001805

Condition: Fine


374 pages; Fine condition. As new. This paperback edition is beautifully preserved in slip-on hardcover. The slip-on hardcover is in Fine condition also. Hilariously funny, this alternate history, the debut novel of British author Fforde, will appeal to lovers of zany genre work (think Douglas Adams) and lovers of classic literature alike. View more info

Texas Siftings: a Bold and Uncommon Celebration of the Lone Star State

By: Flemmon, Jerry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: TX, Texas Christian University Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15662

ISBN: 0875651380

Condition: Fine


187 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! This is a list of Contents Page: 1 - Like most passionate nations, Texas has its own history based on, but not limited by, facts. (John Steinbeck, Travels with Charley, 1962) 19 - Outsiders never understand that Texas tall talk is not a lie. It is the expression of the larger truth. (Paul Crume, A Texan at Bay, 1961) ; 57 - for all purposes of human habitation - except it might be for a penal colony ... View more info

Gene Fowler's Lady Scatterly's Lovers

By: Fowler, Gene; Smith, H. Allen (Ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NJ, Lyle Stuart: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18101

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


141 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Bright red boards with bright black lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Above all, and aside from the distinguished company it has kept, this book offers delightful entertainment on a dozen rare levels of intellect, scatology, gros indelicacy and dazzling wit. View more info

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Penguin Island Illustrated Edition

By: France, Anatole

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1925

Edition: First Thus; Second Printing

Seller ID: 20678

ISBN: B00JRKA15I

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


345 pages; Very Good/No Jacket, as issued. 2nd printing of the Illustrated Edition. Delightfully illustratec by Frank C. Pape. Bookplate with EDWARD EVERETT HORTON on it inside front board. Browned outside page edges with uneven cut. Beautiful gilt decorated front board and spine. Covered with mylar covering preserving the boards. An excellent gift. Nobel prize! "Penguin Island is an hilarious, yet serious, satire on the history of France, mainly, with a spectacular open... View more info

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AT THE SIGN OF THE REINE PEDAUQUE

By: France, Anatole; Jackson, Mrs. Wilfrid (Trans.); Pape, Frank C. (Illus.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, John Lane/Dodd Mead: 1925

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 20227

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


275 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Book covered with Mylar. Uneven cut to pages. OUtside page edges age tanned. Small bit of shelf wear at spine tips and corner tips. 13 delightful illustrations by Frank C. Pape. The novel of which the following pages are a translation was published in 1893, the author's forty-ninth year, and comes more or less midway in the chronological list of his works. He drinks, he brawls, he cheats at cards; he cannot pass a pretty girl on the stairs... View more info

If I Ever Get Back To Georgia, I'm Gonna Nail My Feet To The Ground

By: Grizzard, Lewis

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, Villard: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12593

ISBN: 0394587251

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


309 pages; Near Fine/Fine. Two-tone boards with silver lettering. Tee-niny bit of shelf rub to edges. Embossed blind seal to fly-leaf. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is great! In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Lewis Grizzard is a Journalist, and he got his first newspaper job when he was 10 years old. (thirty-odd-year later) He is still in the newspaper business. There is a lot of anger and a lot of humor. Here he te... View more info

The Lord God Made Them All

By: Herriot, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19790

ISBN: 0312498349

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


373 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Soft bump to bottom corner tips. Outside page edges ever so lightly age tanning. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Dust jacket lightly age tanning. Tiny chip at top and bottom edge of back panel. Tiny closed tear on top edge of back panel. Now in protective sleeve. The warm and joyful sequel to All Things Wise and Wonderful. View more info

The Prisoner of Zenda

By: Hope, Anthony

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Collier: 1966

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 18788

Condition: Near Fine


222 pages; Near Fine condition. THIS IS A PAPERBACK - NOT A HARDCOVER! Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Swordplay, gallantry, romance and a deadly struggle for the crown in the Kingdom of Ruritania. Fun reading! View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Fra Elbertus - Volume VI (6) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19218

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


412 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Pictorial front board gilt is fading. Gilt and decorated spine is fading - but mostly readable. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard - His Mintage of Wisdom, coined fr... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Philistia - Volume IX (9) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19221

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


412 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is fading. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Soft bump to corner tips. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard - His Mintage of Wisdom... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Short Stories - Volume XIV (14) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1923

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19222

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


377 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is fading. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Soft bump to corner tips. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard - His Mintage of Wisdom... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, The Legacy - Volume XIII (13) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1923

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19223

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


426 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard - His Mintage of Wisdom, coined ... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Modern Business - Volume VIII (8) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1923

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19224

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


412 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened and one page is un-cut. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Soft bump at corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, On My Way - Volume VII (7) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1923

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19225

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


408 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Soft bump at corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard - His ... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Time and Chance - Volume III (3) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19226

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


475 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened and several are un-cut at fore edge. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbert Hubba... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, The Man of Sorrows - Volume XI (11) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19227

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


479 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened and several are un-cut at fore edge. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Soft bump to corner tips. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbe... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, The Elect - Volume V (5) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19228

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


410 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened and several are un-cut at fore edge. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Soft bump to corner tips. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbe... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Preachments - Volume IV (4) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1923

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19229

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


478 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. A lot of pages are un-opened and several are un-cut at fore edge. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Soft bump to corner tips. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Selected Writings of Elbe... View more info

Selected Writings of Elbert Hubbard, Olympians - Volume II (2) - Memorial Edition

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19230

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


476 pages; Very Good/No Jacket as issued. Tooled leather binding. Solid binding and hinges. Pictorial front board gilt is faded. Gilt and decorated spine is faded. Outside page edges are age darkened. Several pages are un-cut at fore edge. Just a bit of shelf rub at bottom board edge. Gilt to top edge of text block has dulled and is dinged. Soft bump to corner tips. Frontise and several tipped in pictures. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Select... View more info

THE AMAZING WORLD OF CARMINE INFANTINO, AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: Infantino, Carmine; Spurlock, J. David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NJ, Vanguard Press: 2001

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 4611

ISBN: 1887591125

Condition: Fine


176 pages; Fine condition - no flaws. An Excellent Gift! Oblong Trade Paperback Edition with stiff wrapper. In his unprecedented 60 year career, Carmine Infantino has practiced nearly every job that there is in the field of comics for a Who's Who list of publishers. As a young freelance artist he contributed to comics' Golden Age. Fantastic autobiography of Comic books. Batman, The Flash, Superman, Superboy, etc. View more info

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Dallas Leaders in Color - Politics Book 1, Volume 1 - A Coloring Book

By: Johnson, Darlene

Price: $12.00

Publisher: TX, U Color It, Inc.: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11522

ISBN: 1892017024

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated pages; Fine condition. New. A Fantastic idea - a Political Coloring Book. Teach children the politics and faces of the leaders of their state while entertaining. Features local politicians from Mayor Ronald Kirk, to various judges; councilmen and councilwomen; Also includes Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, State senator Kay Bailey Hutchison and other state and local politicians. Includes a short bio with each picture. An Excellent Gift! View more info

Douglas Adams's Starship Titanic

By: Jones, Terry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harmony Books: 1997

Seller ID: 2466

ISBN: 0609601032

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Ex-Library; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Sparse stamping - none on outside page edges. Pocket still attached to front FFP. Boards are Straight and Tips are Pointed. DJ was covered with protective cover and taped (no glue) at board ends. Spine label and Library bar code on outside of protective cover. A Solid, Clean copy. View more info

Life Smiles Back

By: Kunhardt, Philip B. , Jr. (editor); Time Life Inc.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Distican: 1988

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 2146

ISBN: 0671672223

Condition: Very Good+


224 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. Neat name/address stamp on title page. Solid, clean. Includes 232 Classic Photos from the Famous Back Page of America's Faviorite Magazine. A hilarious collection of the best photographs from the popular back page section - children, animals and people in unconventional situaltions and outlandish circumstances. View more info

The Funniest Excuse Book Ever

By: Kushner, Maureen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic, Inc.: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 3013

ISBN: 0439146860

Condition: Very Good+


96 pages; Very Good Plus condition. THIS IS A PAPERBACK - NOT A HARDCOVER! Has soft bump to front cover edge. NO crease to hinge or spine. A Solid, Clean copy. If you're still saying, The dog ate my homework, you definitely need some new excuses! An excellent gift! View more info

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Essays in Little

By: Lang, Andrew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Henry and Co.: 1891

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20618

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The Whitefriars Library of Wit & Humour; 205 pages; Very Good/ No Jacket. Light shelf rub at edges. Just starting in a couple of places. Light foxing on end papers. Clean. Very nice copy of this 1891 publication. Brown boards with gilt lettering and illustration. 5" x 7 1/2" - 502 pages plus ads. "Of the sixteen short essays that Mr. Lang has collected into this little volume, five only appear for the first time, the rest being composed of old contributions to different ... View more info

A Man of My Words, Reflections on the English Language

By: Lederer, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20423

ISBN: 0312317859

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


288 pages; Fine/Fine. As new beautiful book and just jacket. "Both punderful romp and passionate reverie, A Man of My Words shimmers with wit and wisdom" Great reading! View more info

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The Bride of Anguished English A Bonanza of Bloopers, Blunders, Botches, and Boo-Boos

By: Lederer, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20662

ISBN: 031226223X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


178 pages; Fine/Fine. SIGNED by Richard Lederer on the Title page. Beautiful book and dust jacket, in protective sleeve. Delightfully illustrated by Jim McLean."For years wordsmith and punster Richard Lederer has charmed and delighted fans with his bestselling "Anguished English" series. In his funniest book yet, readers will again cherish the author's latest chronicle of the goofs and gaffes and fluffs and flubs of our anguished language. And the best part? Everything i... View more info

An Almanac of Reading

By: Lee, Charles;

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Coward-McCann: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19484

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


133 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Just a hint of age tan to outside page edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. White on DJ is age tanned. Just a bit of shelf wear at top edge. Now in protective sleeve. Mr. Lee brings more than his intimate acquaintance with the whole range of letters to this book. He brings what is equally important, grace of phrase and wit and the power to charm the reader. A generous sprinkling of lively ... View more info

How The Russians Invented Baseball, And Other Essays Of Enlightenment.

By: Leo, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Delacourte Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6153

ISBN: 0385297580

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


179 pages; Fine/Very Good Plus. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has small chip to edge of front panel and one closed tear. Now in protective sleeve. John Leo strikes back! Features not just the best of Ralph and Wanda, such as the classic The Great Traveling Orgasm, but also such treats as a sneak look at Ronald Reagan's memoirs; An expose of the rather lax admitting policy of the Baseball Hall of Fame; and, A landmark essay... View more info

A Treasury Of Mark Twain - The Wit & Wisdom Of A Great American Writer

By: Lewis, Edward; Myers, Robert (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Hallmark: 1967

Seller ID: 5770

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


60 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Very Light shelf wear at spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has light shelf wear at spine tips and corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent Gift! The Greatest Humor of the Greatest American Humorist... View more info