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So This is Depravity

by Baker, Russell

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KnC Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780865530003
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Collected articles and commentary from Russell Baker, Pulitzer Prize winner and writer for the New York Times. Congdon and Lattes, 1980. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Stated 1st edition. Dust jacket has moderate shelf wear, small chips at edges; in Brodart. Quarter-bound boards lightly bumped, binding tight. Text clean, no creases or tears.
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This is My Funniest

by Burnett, Whit \(editor\)

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KnC Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
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$9.95

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26 humorous pieces, as chosen by the authors themselves. Includes selections by James Thurber, Clifton Fadiman, Ogden Nash, Phyllis McGinley, and many others. An abridged version of Whit Burnett's This is My Best Humor, with additional content. Perma Books, 1957. Good/No Dust Jacket. Perma Books #M-3094. Paperback original (PBO), 1st printing, Aug 1957. Light edge and shelf wear… Read more
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You're Not For Real Snoopy!

by Schulz, Charles M

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KnC Books
Published
1971
Condition
Good
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$7.95

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Fawcett Crest, 1971. Good/No Dust Jacket. Fawcett Crest D1622, Nov 1971. Wrappers show some wear at edges, moderate creasing at corners. Yellow edge tint, binding tight, text clean but tanned; no writing or tears.
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O Ye Jigs & Juleps!

by Hudson, Virginia Cary

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KnC Books
Published
1962
Condition
Good
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Macmillan, 1962. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 10th printing. Tears along edges of DJ, rubbed. Decorated boards, edges rubbed, bumped, chipped. Binding tight, pages crisp, clean, white and tight.
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I Never Left Home

by Hope, Bob

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KnC Books
Published
1944
Condition
Good
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Simon & Schuster, 1944. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 6th printing. Decorated, cloth boards, water marks and blue residue on boards. Deckled edge, some pages creased. Binding tight, text clean, no writing or tears.
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Bloom's Morning

by Berger, Arthur Asa

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KnC Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780813332307
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Author Arthur Asa Berger takes a look at the psychological and semiotic aspects of coffee, king-sized beds, and underwear to reveal the hidden undercurrents of our morning rituals. Westview Press, 1997. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 1st printing. Light shelf wear to edges of DJ. Cloth boards, sharp corners. Binding tight, text clean, no marks, writing, tears or creases.
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The Care & Feeding of Executives

by Faught, Millard C. and Hammond Laurence

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Published
1945
Condition
Good
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A humorous "how to" of critical executive functions, including How to Pound a Table, How to Sit at a Big Desk, and How to Dress Like a Big Shot. Wormwood Press, 1945. Hardcover. Good/Poor. Wormwood Press, 1945. Good/Poor. 2nd printing. Scarce DJ, heavily worn with loss, in Brodart. Red cloth boards, bumped, no chips. Binding tight,… Read more
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Three Men in a Boat: To Say Nothing of the Dog

by Jerome, Jerome k

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KnC Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
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$9.25

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Time-Life, 1981. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Time-Life, 1981. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Time-Life reprint 1981. Ex-libris stamp on ffep, otherwise like new, no cover wear, text clean. looks unread.
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I Try to Behave Myself

by Bracken, Peg

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KnC Books
Published
Mar-66
Condition
Good
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$8.95

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Fawcett Crest, Mar-66. Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket. Fawcett Crest #d905, 1st printing, March 1966. Faint spine crease, light wear to edges and corners, corners lightly rounded, red edge tint fading. Binding tight; text clean, tanned at edges, no creases or tears.
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We Went Thataway

by Smith, H. Allen

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KnC Books
Published
1949
Condition
Good
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$22.95

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Adventures in the Wild West by one of America's top humorists. From the author of Life in a Putty Knife Factory. Doubleday, 1949. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Stated first edition. Dust jacket worn with some loss, in protective Brodart. Blue boards clean, bumped, binding tight. Text clean, no creases or tears.
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Bennett Cerf's Bumper Crop (Volume 1)

by Cerf, Bennett

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KnC Books
Published
1956
Condition
Good
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$12.95

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Garden City Books, 1956. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Garden City Books, 1956. Good/Fair. Volume 1 of 2. Shelf wear to DJ, tanned, edge and corner wear, closed tear on fore edge, DJ stuck to front cover. Binding tight, text clean but tanning.
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I Kid You Not

by Paar, Jack

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KnC Books
Published
May-61
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Good
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The autobiography of Jack Paar, host of the Tonight show from 1957-1962. Cardinal, May-61. Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket. Giant Cardinal Edition # GC-103; 4th printing, May 1961. Light spine crease, readers crease on front cover, some edge wear. Binding and pages tight, text clean, tanned, no creases or tears. 12 pages of photos.
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Is Sex Necessary?

by Thurber, James & White, E.B

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KnC Books
Published
1963
Condition
Good
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Dell, 1963. Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket. 5th printing. Wrappers show slight wear, no spine crease, reader's crease on front cover. Pages clean and tight, no creases or tears.
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Will She or Won't She Before You Buy the Drinks

by Sikes, Dave; Cody, Lee

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KnC Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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Signed by the author. First edition. Damar Productions, 1979. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Very light edge wear, no spine or cover creases. Pages clean and tight, no creases or tears.
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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven

by Freeman, Gary

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KnC Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good
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Harper & Row, 1969. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Harper & Row, 1969. Good/Fair. Stated 1st edition, 1st printing. Dustjacket worn, browning, with edge tears and loss at spine, in Brodart. Boards clean, bumped; some edge wear; binding tight. Bookplate inside front cover, text clean, tanned.
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The Benchley Roundup

by Benchley, Robert; Benchley, Nathaniel \(editor\)

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KnC Books
Published
1962
Condition
Good
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A collection of almost 100 of humorist Robert Benchley's short pieces, as selected by his son Nathaniel. Dell, 1962. Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket. Fifth printing. Wrappers browned, front cover creased, moderate edge and corner wear. Small sticker on first page. Binding tight; text clean, tanning at edges, no creases or tears.
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The Thurber Carnival

by Thurber, James

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KnC Books
Published
1945
Condition
Good
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$34.95

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Harper & Brothers, 1945. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Harper & Brothers, 1945. Good/Fair. 1st edition, 1st state (Bowden). DJ with loss at edges, damp mark on back panel; in Brodart. Decorated boards, slightly bumped. Book plate on FFEP. Binding tight, text clean but tanning.
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Barefoot Boy With Cheek

by Shulman, Max

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KnC Books
Published
1943
Condition
Good
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Blakiston, 1943. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Blakiston, 1943. Good/Fair. Reprint. Open tears along edges of DJ. Maroon decorated boards, bumped and chipped, deckled fore edge, slight spine tilt. Binding tight, text clean but tanning, no writing, tears or creases.
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Bennett Cerf's Bumper Crop (Volume 2)

by Cerf, Bennett

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KnC Books
Published
1956
Condition
Good
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Garden City Books, 1956. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Garden City Books, 1956. Good/Fair. Volume 2 of 2. DJ has shelf wear, tanning, in protective plastic cover. Deckled fore edge, red tint on top edge of text block. Binding tight, text clean.
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Good Grief, Charlie Brown

by Schulz, Charles M

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KnC Books
Published
1963
Condition
Good
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Selected cartoons from Good Grief, More Peanuts, Vol 1. Fawcett World Library, 1963. Paperback. Good/No Dust Jacket. Crest Books #s619. 1st Crest printing. Spine and cover creases, edge and corner wear, red edge tint faded. Binding tight, text clean, no writing or tears.
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