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The Chaser Annual 2010 Eat Pray Vomit

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Text Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 008876


"The Chaser" and their online humour in hold-it-in-your-hands format, 103pp, slight bend to lower corner of cover (how appropriate). View more info

50 WAYS OF SAYING FABULOUS

By: Aitken Graeme

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Vintage, Australia: 2000

Seller ID: 001719


"It has the fast-running clarity of a good yarn, yet this is a fresh telling of the story of a gay awakening. Infinitely real...grotesque and funny and moving." Peter Wells View more info

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I'm not making this up, you Know the autobiography of the queen of musical Parody

By: Anna Russell

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NT, Continuum: 1985

Seller ID: 009531


The author describes her unhappy childhood, boarding school education, and career in musical comedy 246 clean well bound pp ed review > With the irrepressible zaniness that has delighted her fans for over 40 years, Russell (dubbed ""the world's funniest woman"" by the London Times) here births an autobiography with as much cheek as her tongue can muster. This ""Queen of Musical Parody"" clearly relishes tracing her eccentric, sometimes ari... View more info

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Punch, or the London Charivari. Volume 160: January to June, 1921.

By: Anon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Punch Office: 1921

Seller ID: 012697


Punch Magazine. Volume 160 Jan to Jun 1921 Punch - a collection of the first half of the year's issues. Red cloth with leather spine & corners. Gilt titling on spine. Cover & corner wear as per age, see photos, binding good as gold. 1.5 kg to post. A substantial collation of the articles & cartoons; the cartoons are a mix of humour & biting, pithy accuracy. Quite a few targetting Winston Churchill & one that may have inspired the Chappell cricket "incident". View more info

FORTY-FIED: HOW TO BE FORTYSOMETHING

By: Burgess Malcolm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Icon Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007589


As New condition. View more info

WILL THE REAL IAN CARMICHAEL... An Autobiography

By: Carmichael Ian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Macmillan - Australia: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011994


Ian Carmichael's autobiography including his time in the military during the second world war. View more info

A WITHERED NOSEGAY: THREE COD PIECES

By: Coward Noel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1984

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 006735


Very Good condition. The first in a series of three, consisting of ten comedic memoirs of unlikely royal personages, such as Donna Isabella Angelica Y'Bananas. View more info

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The Sweeter Side of R Crumb

By: Crumb, Robert

Price: $32.00

Publisher: MQ: 2006

Seller ID: 010533


The Sweeter Side of R Crumb is just that. Away with his 'reputation', this book illuminates a side that few see. The pages are filled with diverse images from musical legends to landscapes, to self portraits. The beauty of the images lies not in their execution necessarily, but rather the stories behind them. Some commentary describes the significance of the art, while other images do not need any editorial, letting the art or the dialogue carry it. review >>> A wonderfu... View more info

SHAKE THE STAIRS DOWN

By: Donlan Yolande

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London: 1976

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 005926


"A wonderfully funny memoir about growing up in a lunatic Irish Catholid family in Hollywood during its Golden Era" View more info

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Cooking for Cats: The Best Recipes for Felix, Orlando and the Rest

By: Elisabeth Meyer zu Stieghorst-Kastrup

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, DuMont Monte UK,: 2001

Seller ID: 009669


Would your beloved cat like a change from ready-made food? How about preparing a dish such as "Miaow Roulade" for your cat instead of the usual tinned food? In this book you will find recipes for dishes which your cat will adore, as well as all the important facts about feline nutrition, health and well-being. The dishes are easy to prepare and their ingredients include all the nutrients necessary for your cat's health. review > "I don't cook this nice for my... View more info

In the New Country

By: Foster, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UK, Fourth Estate: 1999

Seller ID: 012896


213pp & less than 500g to post, owner name 1st p. In The New Country is a comic novel about small-town Australia. How can three very different cultures - the Irish, Aborigines and Australian bushmen - find a common identity in the New Country? A man in a gorilla suit wins the Sydney City to Surf race and detective Harley Christian tracks the runner to the small community of Knocklofty in order to bring him back to Sydney for the 2000 Olympics. View more info

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The Wind in the Willows

By: Grahame, Kenneth

Price: $22.00

Publisher: UK, Methuen: 1998

Seller ID: 012806


255pp & 1.4kg to post. This book has copies of the original 1931 Shepard illustraltions in colour on part and full pages. "Wind in the Willows" was written by Grahame and first published in1908 but sadly Grahame passed away before Shepard's work was finished. Brian Sibley writes an impressively documented 32p introduction with sketches & photos. From Wkipedia- This book is, in a way, two separate books spliced into one. There are, on the one hand, those chapters... View more info

THE ESQUIRE TREASURY

By: Gringrich Arnold (ed)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005808


Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscripton. Clean boards, a little faded on edges. Clean compressed page edge. View more info

BEHIND THE APE BALL

By: Hirsch Phil

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1978

Seller ID: 005576


Very Good/Good condition. Clean cover and no inscription. Clean compressed page edge. All black and white photographs are clear and unmarked. View more info

KASPAR and the Iron Poodle

By: Hooper J.K.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Andersen Press, London: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008094


Hilarious, action-packed novel for children with delightful illustrations by Tony Ross. View more info

Mad Fold This Book!

By: Jaffee, Al

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston USA, Warner Treasures: 1997

Seller ID: 010881


Abraham Jaffee (born March 13, 1921), known as Al Jaffee, is an American cartoonist. He is notable for his work in the satirical magazine Mad, including his trademark feature, the Mad Fold-in. As of 2012, Jaffee remains a regular in the magazine after 57 years and is its longest-running contributor. Only one issue of Mad has been published since 1964 without containing new material by Jaffee. In 1964, Jaffee created his longest-running Mad feature, the Fold-In. In each, ... View more info

THREE MEN IN AN OMNIBUS

By: Jerome Jerome K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bibliophile Books, London: 1985

Seller ID: 007745


Includes the entire text of Three Men in a Boat and selections from six other titles by the Author including My Life and Times and Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow. View more info

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Three Men In A Boat

By: Jerome Jerome K.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 012221


248pp & 800g to post. Absolutely masses of illustration, line art, period photos, an intro by Humphrey Carpenter - reviewer says >>> Reading this book should be made compulsory for anyone suffering from depression before they hit the Prozac. It is one of the funniest books I have ever read in my whole life. I laughed until I cried. There are so many funny stories it is hard to begin, but some of my favourites are the episodes with the medical dictionary and the frying pa... View more info

LAKE WOBEGON DAYS

By: Keillor Garrison

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Faber - London: 1999

Seller ID: 004855


Life in an American small town. View more info

MY LIFE IS A WEDGE

By: Killeen Gretel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Random House, Australia: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006321


"A tale of adolescent icon, Fleur Trotter, continues her hilarious story of life, love, public humiliation, near death experiences, world domination, unrecognised brilliance, knights in shining armour and an expanding bottom" View more info