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A Pocketful of Python

By: Idle, Eric

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020382

ISBN: 0413760103

Condition: Near Fine


A pocket anthology of Python's best bits. Preface by Terry Jones. Immediate UK dispatch. View more info

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The Punch Book of Sex and Marriage

By: Jeffreys, Susan (compiler)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1987

Seller ID: 025210

Condition: Very Good


With a foreword by Maureen Lipman. Features a variety of contributors. Some sunning to page edges. 167 pp. View more info

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Far Too Noisy, My Dear Mozart: Collection of Historical Insults

By: Jennifier Higgie (compiler)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011010

ISBN: 1854792474

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, bright copy in pictorial laminated boards. A collection of historical insults that ring true today. 154 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Backward Place

By: Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011569

ISBN: 0140052909

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy - 189 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Year of the Old Goats

By: Kerr, George F.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Moore Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034505

ISBN: 0951177508

Condition: As New


Novel which chronicles the battles of a handful of men who have withdrawn from the humdrum life of big business to take part in the fiercely competitive hurly-burly of Monday to Friday fourball better ball. Unread, 91 page paperback. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Old Age : A Beginner's Guide

By: Kinsley, Michael

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Rider: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065900

ISBN: 1846045371

Condition: As New


Wickedly funny book which answers the questions we are all forced to confront sooner or later. Clean, bright, unread hardback in an unclipped d/w. Foreword by Michael Lewis - 160 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Making of the President 1789 : The Unauthorized Campaign Biography

By: Kittman, Marvin

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1991

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 050324

ISBN: 0297811843

Condition: Very Good


Hilarious satire on how the first American Presidential election was fought. With a foreword by John Cleese. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 358 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Past Times Book of Right Honourable Insults

By: Knight, Greg ( Compiled By )

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Robson Books:

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 065857

Condition: Very Good


A stirring collection of insults and invective from the Duke of Wellington to Tony Blair. Clean, bright paperback - 212 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Signs of the Times : 1939-1961

By: Lancaster, Osbert

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065542

Condition: Very Good


The author presents the full sweep of his wit and a vivid retrospective view of our world during two angst-haunted decades. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 144 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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With an Eye on the Future

By: Lancaster, Osbert

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066801

Condition: Very Good


Further reminiscences of Osbert Lancaster continuing the story of his life from All Done from Memory, and offering a charming view of upper middle class life in the period following WW1. Very good clean hardback an unclipped dustjacket. 156 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The New Bathroom Reader

By: Lawrence, Donald H.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: USA, Chariot Books: 1959

Seller ID: 011438

Condition: Very Good


A collection of stories to read in the bathroom! A very good, clean, uncreased copy - 158 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Brought to Book (SIGNED COPY)

By: Lincoln, John A.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Falcon Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 046907

Condition: Very Good


An original collection of epigrams satirising sayings on every conceivable subject. Clean bright copy which is SIGNED by the author in ink to the half-title. Unclipped d/w protected in a plastic jacket - 96 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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After Dinner Tales

By: Lucas W.T.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, John Wright & Co: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017155

Condition: Good


135pp. A varied selection of humorous tales. Blue cloth with navy lettering. Previous owner's details on front fly leaf. Book is cocked. View more info

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Bilton

By: Martin, Andrew

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1999

Seller ID: 024567

ISBN: 0571195652

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy - 245 pages. Faint sunning to page edges. Funny spoof on journalism. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Appalling Guests and Other Social Stereotypes from the "Telegraph Magazine", The

By: Mather, Victoria

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015978

ISBN: 0719565855

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy which shows signs of light shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. "Spot on social comedy" Nicholas Coleridge. 96 pages View more info

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Party Blonde and Other Social Stereotypes from the "Telegraph Magazine", The

By: Mather, Victoria; Macartney-Snape, Sue

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: 029302

ISBN: 0719562236

Condition: Very Good


More social stereotypes from the Telegraph Magazine - including the Parents Crippled by School Fees; the Country Opera Picnickers; The Smug Couple; The Self-help Addict etc. 96 pages. A very good clean copy in price-clipped jacket. View more info

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The Best of Matt 2013

By: Matt Pritchett

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Orion: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066936

ISBN: 1409121577

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright paperback SIGNED by Matt in blue ink on the first page. Selection of cartoons from the famous Daily Telegraph cartoonist. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Now We are Sixty

By: Matthew, Christopher

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 061244

ISBN: 0719559790

Condition: Near Fine


Unread copy of this book of poetry for oldies. "When Viv and I go to the shops For Milk and bread and cheese and chops, We look at all the wrinklies there, Who shuffle round the shelves and stare, And tell ourselves when we are old Our hands won't shake , we won't lose hold. And when we're halfway home we find We've left the cheese and chops behind." 112 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Tell It to the Marines

By: McConville, Michael (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newport, Isle of Wight, Cross Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041317

ISBN: 1873295251

Condition: Near Fine


Sponsored by the 1664 club and with an introduction by Sir John Harvey-Jones and including several contributors recalling some of the pretty strange things that happen from time to time. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w protected by a removable plastic sleeve - 112 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Tell It to the Marines

By: McConville, Michael (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Newport, Cross Publishing Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: 041402

ISBN: 1873295251

Condition: Near Fine


Compilation of humorous stories about and relating to the Marines. A clean, crisp hardback which appears unread, in unclipped protected dustwrapper. 112 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info