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My Life Is In Your Hands & Take My Life

by Cantor, Eddie

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2000
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780815410577
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$19.00

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Cooper Square Press, 2000. Foreword by Will Rogers. Introduction by Leonard Maltin. Large, thicker sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers colorfully designed, a color photograph of comediian film star at center front, 319 pages including a photo section. Mint.. Soft Cover. As New.
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Nigger: An Autobiography

by Gregory, Dick

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
11th Ptg.
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$18.00

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Pocket Cardinal, 1969. Mass-market paperback, glossy black background to front and back wrappers, a photo of Dick Gregory at bottom front, white spine, 209 lightly browned pages including a photo section. Exterior page edges are painted red. Very tiny nick at spine bottom left edge. Very Good.. 11th Ptg.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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Scandinavian Humor and Other Myths

by Anderson, John Louis

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1989
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780060972295
Item Price
$10.00

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Perennial Library, 1989. Large, sturdy softcover, glossy light yellow wrappers, a color photograph of two older dour women on front and top of back wrapper, 219 stiff pages, illustrations throughout. . Soft Cover. As New.
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Headlines: Real But Ridiculous Samplings

by Leno, Jay

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780446391368
Item Price
$5.00

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Warner Books, 1989. Smaller oblong softcover, glossy white wrappers with color photo of Leno in black frame on front, red and black lettering, another photo in circle at center back, 188 pages. Light surface wear at top front tip, light wear to spine corners. Fine.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Staake, Bob.
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And Another Thing! "Maxine on Life", Love and Losers.

by Moses, Bill, Ed.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2007
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781595301659
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$7.00

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Gift Books, 2007. Squarish smaller softcover with flaps, light blue spine, a color-illustration of ornery woman on front, a horrified dog on back wrapper, unpaginated with color paper stock and color-illustrations throughout. Mint.. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Wagner, John.
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$7.00
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The Simpsons and Philosophy: The D'oh! of Homer (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

by Irwin, William; Conard, Mark T., Eds

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2004
Condition
As New
Edition
20th Ptg.
ISBN
9780812694338
Item Price
$10.00

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Open Court, 2004. Very large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers colorfully designed in black, blue, red and yellow, 303 pages, a color family portrait of TV family Simpsons in colorful circle on front wrapper. Mint.. 20th Ptg.. Soft Cover. As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$10.00
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You Can Count on Monsters: The First 100 Numbers and Their Characters

by Schwartz, Richard Evan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2010
Condition
As New
Edition
11th
ISBN
9781568815787
Item Price
$5.00

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Natick MA: A K Peters/CRC Press, 2010. Larger, squarish softcover, glossy black wrappers with cartoon drawings, yellow and white lettering, colorful pages stock and illustrations. Mint.. 11th. Soft Cover. As New.
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$5.00
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Ali Rap: Muhammad Ali the First Heavyweight Champion of Rap

by Lois, George

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2006
Condition
As New
ISBN
9783822851562
Item Price
$33.00

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Taschen/ESPN Books, 2006. Sturdy, very thick, heavy book, glossy black pliant covers, white and blue lettering with a photograph of Ali at spine bottom. Over 300 rap rhythms, witticisms, insults, wisecracks, quips, courageous stands and inspirations from the life and words of Muhammad Ali, 297 stiff heavy glossy pages plus credits for illustrations, most in color. As New.. Hard Cover.… Read more
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$33.00
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A Pictorial History of Santa Claus

by Rice, Brian

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701165260
Item Price
$10.00

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Chatto & Windus, 1995. Small, sturdy book, cream covers with stunning color-illustration of angels, Mary with infant Jesus, and Santa Claus at center front, another on back--Santa shows up in many well-known pieces of art, 120 heavy glossy pages plus a final color-illustration. DJ glossy with same color and illustrations as book covers. DJ has light creases at spine top… Read more
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$10.00
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Plymouth Rock and the Pilgrims and Other Salutary Platform Opinions

by Twain, Mark; Neider, Charles, Ed.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1984
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060153533
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$7.00

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Harper & Row, 1984. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, dark purple cloth spine, dark rose boards, silver lettering very bright on spine, 344 heavy stiff pages. Tiny light stain on long pages' exterior edge. DJ glossy black with thin red frame and illustration of smiling Twain on front, pink and red lettering on front and spine, a photo… Read more
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The Union Magazine: The Iconic Covers That Transformed an Unbelieving World

by Guttenberg, Johannes, Foreword

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2014
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Little, Brown, 2014. (1st edition, 1st printing) Very large, very heavy sturdy book, green covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 261 heavy glossy pages. DJ glossy white background with fifteen color covers on front, 10 on back, praise from the New Yorker, Conan O'Brien, Neil Gaimon and others. Additional Postage Will Be Needed. DJ and book, both As New..… Read more
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$25.00
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Hope: Entertainer of the Century

by Zoglin, Richard

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781439140277
Item Price
$26.00

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Simon & Schuster, 2014. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, very thick sturdy book, white spine, gray boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 565 pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy white, a close-up b/w photograph of Bob Hope on front, raised gilt title, black spine and back with praise from Tom Brokaw, Dick Cavett, SCotty Eyeman, Woody Allen… Read more
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$26.00
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Live from Golgotha: The Gospel According to Gore Vidal

by Vidal, Gore

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679416111
Item Price
$28.00

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Random House, 1992. Sturdy book, black covers, gilt author's name with line design bright at top front, gilt lettering bright on spine, 232 pages including scripts. DJ glossy white with a color-illustration of saints at bottom front and back. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.
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$28.00
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In Fifty Years We'll All Be Chicks: . . . and Other Complaints from an Angry Middle-Aged White Guy

by Carolla, Adam

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2010
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307717375
Item Price
$39.00

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Crown Archetype, 2010. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, darker red covers, bright silver lettering and arrow design on spine, 247 pages plus a final illustration of Carrola on bike. DJ glossy white background with dark red border to bottom front and spine bottom, a color photo of "The Wild One" on a girl's bicycle, back with praise. DJ… Read more
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$39.00
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Everybody's Favorite Duck: A Novel of Crime & Adventure

by Wilson, Gahan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780892962952
Item Price
$20.00

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The Mysterious Press, 1988. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, black cloth spine, green boards, yellow lettering very fine on spine, green color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 202 heavy stiff pages. DJ glossy green borders to front, spine and back, Wilson art in color on most of front, pink, yellow and white lettering very fine on spine, black… Read more
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The Diaries of Adam and Eve: Translated by Mark Twain

by Twain, Mark

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780965881197
Item Price
$24.00

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San Francisco: Fair Oaks Press, 1997. Gathered from several of Twain's works. Larger, sturdy book, quality dark green cloth, very bright gilt facsimile signature at bottom front, gilt lettering very bright on spine, a small bookplate inside front cover, 127 heavy stiff pages, illustrations throughout. Ink underlining on one line on page 63. DJ glossy with flowery pattern in shades… Read more
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$24.00
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Fixit and BE Damned: Uproarious Lampoons of the Do-It-Yourself Fad

by Lariar, Lawrence

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1955
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$10.00

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Prentice-Hall, 1955. Very large, sturdy book, quality gray cloth, very slightly browned at edges and spine, a blue illustration of do-it-yourself disaster at bottom front right, 127 lightly browned pages of humor, illustrations throughout. DJ white background very slightly browned overall, color-illustration of disaster on front, looking at tool cabinet on back. DJ has light crease at bottom front, 3/4"… Read more
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$10.00
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Daffy Duck for President

by Jones, Chuck

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1997
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781890371005
Item Price
$39.00

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Grand Central Publishing/Warner Bros., 1997. (1st edition, 1st printing) Very large, sturdy oblong book, glossy covers with Daffy Duck in tuxedo, a banner between trees "Daffy Duck for President." Daffy and Bugs Bunny arguing on back, a facsimile of the Declaration of Indpendence inside covers and adjacent end papers lightly browned, drawings throughout, many in color. DJ and book, both… Read more
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$39.00
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The Steig Album: Seven Complete Books By William Steig

by Steig, William

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$22.00

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Duell Sloan and Pearce, 1953. Very large, sturdy heavy book, quality yellow cloth, an illustration of smiling boy at bottom front right, 320 pages with up to three illustrations per page. Slight surface wear to spine edges, two small smudges at spine bottom, several on inside front cover. Very Good.. Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Lerner, Abe. 4to - over… Read more
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$22.00
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How To Lose Your Ass and Regain Your Life

by Alley, Kristie

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2005
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Rodale, 2005. Large, sturdy book, white covers, silver lettering bright on spine, 192 pages with poetic proclamation, photos throughout. DJ glossy white background, a photo of Allie on front, raised purple and black lettering, raised green author's name on front too. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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