Search Results

Criteria:
  • Tag = Humour
Page:1Modify search
Showing 1 to 18 of 18
  • WINTERS, Jonathan
    AFTER THE BEE. Collected by Jim B. Smith (proof copy)

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Perigee Books, 1989. Uncorrected proof in red non-pictorial card covers. Photos in text. Winters was the funniest man who ever lived. Remainder stripe to bottom page edges, else fine, not creased. Publication date changed by hand on front cover from May to 01 June. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Book ID: 44701
    View cart More details Price: USD $15.00
  • WALKER, Joihn S.P.
    BAD DOGS

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Knopf, 1982. Glossy pictorial boards without jacket, as issued. Bit of sunning to red spine lettering, VG+ otherwise. A collection of cartoons. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 53968
    View cart More details Price: USD $14.95
  • HERBERT, A.P.
    BALLADS FOR BROADBROWS (proof copy)

    Edition: First US printing

    Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1931. Advance copy. Octavo, pp (xii), 119, [3], stapled and glued into plain buff card covers. Very small corner crease to front cover, else a fine copy. Comic verse, with good illustrations by G.L. Stampa. Scarce advance format. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.

    Book ID: 42954
    View cart More details Price: USD $45.00
  • BOTTLE FATIGUE by PARTCH, Virgil Franklin
    PARTCH, Virgil Franklin
    BOTTLE FATIGUE

    New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1950. Flesh tone illustrated boards. Unpaged. Mild wear to spine tips and outer corners, sunning to spine and inner margins of covers, VG otherwise; Original and quirky captioned cartoons about drinking by the renowned cartoonist; Octavo

    Book ID: 52409
    View cart More details Price: USD $16.95
  • DAICOPOULOS, George
    BUY A DRINK FOR AN ARTIST. Art by Jesse Lown

    Edition: First printing

    Victoria, BC: First Choice Books, 1995. Glossy card covers. pp 103. Colour illustrations. Promotional card laid in. Signed by authoir and illustrator (both Torontonians). Corner crease to rear cover, else fine. "A humorous look at the lives of artists in the digital age." Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced; Signed by Author & Artist

    Book ID: 52626
    View cart More details Price: USD $8.95
  • BLAINE (Blaine MacDonald, 1937-2012)
    CARTOONS

    Edition: First Edition

    Hamilton, Ontario: Hamilton Spectator, 1970. Oblong quarto, 22 x 27 cm, white printed cloth. [133]p, unpaged. Covers a little splayed, else a fine copy. Superb political cartoons from the Hamilton Spectator, the front cover advertises his winning of a Reuben Award in 1970 - the equivalent of an Oscar for movie people - Blaine MacDonald being the first Canadian to win one Also includes his excellent pencil drawings of famous people, mostly politicians, some sketches of sport and travel, and letters of appreciaton. "Blaine was born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, and later relocated to Hamilton, Ontario. His work was published in The Hamilton Spectator. He received the National Cartoonist Society Editorial Cartoon Award for 1969. In 1963 Blaine…

    (more)

    Hamilton, Ontario: Hamilton Spectator, 1970. Oblong quarto, 22 x 27 cm, white printed cloth. [133]p, unpaged. Covers a little splayed, else a fine copy. Superb political cartoons from the Hamilton Spectator, the front cover advertises his winning of a Reuben Award in 1970 - the equivalent of an Oscar for movie people - Blaine MacDonald being the first Canadian to win one Also includes his excellent pencil drawings of famous people, mostly politicians, some sketches of sport and travel, and letters of appreciaton. "Blaine was born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, and later relocated to Hamilton, Ontario. His work was published in The Hamilton Spectator. He received the National Cartoonist Society Editorial Cartoon Award for 1969. In 1963 Blaine became the first cartoonist ever to win the now internationally famous Salon of Cartoons, in Montreal." - wiki. Peirre Trudeau was one of his favourite subjects.

    (less)
    Book ID: 44567
    View cart More details Price: USD $25.00
  • MAYNARD, Ken
    CARTOONS: more Ettamogah Pub mob cartoons

    Edition: First Edition

    Currumbin Valley, Qld, Australia: Ken Maynard Studios, 1989. 64 pp, stapled, in colour card covers. Number 2 in a series. Fine copy. ; Quarto

    Book ID: 48694
    View cart More details Price: USD $15.00
  • DONATO, Andy
    DUD'S 'N' SCUDS: political cartoons

    Edition: First Edition

    Key Porter, 1991. Corner crease to one leaf, else fine. Political cartoons from the Toronto Sun.; Quarto

    Book ID: 44704
    View cart More details Price: USD $10.00
  • FUNNY WONDER and JESTER (5 issues)

    London: Amalgamated Press, 1941. Five issues. 8 page British comic for a juvenile audience printed in red and black on newsprint, folded once horizontally to make quarto pages. Light yellowing as always, VG clean & unworn copies otherwise. No. 1413, 26 April; no. 1417, 24 May; no. 1418, 31 May; no. 1420, 28 June, no. 1423, 09 Aug. Charlie Chaplin appears on each front cove. Pitch and Toss and Their Pets battle Nazis, amongst other adventures. Ceased publication in 1942. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.

    Book ID: 43350
    View cart More details Price: USD $40.00
  • HARMER,
    IT'S A JOKE, JOYCE: Australia's funny women

    Sydney: Currency Press, 1994. Second edition. Profiles and pictures of over 100 Australian comediennes through the years.; Quarto

    Condition: Fine

    Book ID: 44703
    View cart More details Price: USD $10.00
  • MacPherson, Duncan
    MACPHERSON EDITORIAL CARTOONS 1975

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: McCelland and Stewart, 1975. Squarish octavo. VG copy.

    Book ID: 44705
    View cart More details Price: USD $10.00
  • THACKERAY, William Makepeace (M.A. Titmarsh)
    MRS. PERKINS'S BALL. By W.A. Titmarsh [pseud]

    No place (London): Smith, Elder, no date (1898?). Octavo, green decorated cloth stamped in gilt. pp (2), 46, [2] + frontispiece, illustrated title, and 20 other plates (one folding), with yellow backgrounds. Damp stain to inner front cover and upper inner corner of rear cover, both inside and out; covers a little bowed; page edges yellowed; text paper lightly toned; otherwise VG, tight and unworn, no owner names. Facsimile of the 1847 first edition.The first of Thackeray's Christmas books, a humorous tale with his own delightful illustrations.

    Book ID: 42701
    View cart More details Price: USD $25.00
  • THAT OLD GANG OF MINE. The Early and Essential S.J. Perelman (proof copy) by PERELMAN, S.J.
    PERELMAN, S.J.
    THAT OLD GANG OF MINE. The Early and Essential S.J. Perelman (proof copy)

    Edition: First Edition

    New York: Morrow, 1984. Advance uncorrected proof in red non-pictorial card covers. pp [4], 160. Knife cut across bottom page edges penetrating about 1/16 inch into bottom margins; soft crease to lower outer corners; fore edges of covers a little curled, VG and unfaded otherwise. "Some fifty-five articles and over six dozen cartoons and parodies written a nd drawn by S.J. Perelman between 1924 and 1930, none of which has ever been reprinted elsewhere or appeared in book form...Of special interest is Perelman's little-known work as a cartoonist, done both in bastard-woodcut and idiosyncratically cubist styles." Scarce in this advance format.; Quarto

    Book ID: 4798
    View cart More details Price: USD $40.00
  • GRANT, (Ethel Watts-Mumford and Richard Butler Glaenzer).
    THE AUTO GUEST BOOK. Being the Maxims of Punjab the Railer, Ga Raja of the Pun-Job, Vice-Roysterer of Notsopoor. Rendered into the Vernacular and Highly Decorated by...

    San Francisco: Paul Elder, 1905. Square octavo, hardcover, rough natural linen cloth with blue pictorial label to front cover, illustrated endpapers, text printed on beige stock. [128] pp, unpaged. Illustrations in black & blue throughout. Cover label has a small light spot and sma ll abrasion (no illustration or lettering affected); else a fine tight copy, no owner names. Early automobile humour cast in the form of a guest register, full of humourous maxims pertaining to autos and with a space on each text page to be filled i n by guests (none used in this copy). Nicely made, typically of this publisher. Printed by The Tomoye Press.

    Book ID: 17701
    View cart More details Price: USD $34.95
  • BAIRNSFATHER, Bruce, Captain
    "The Bystander's" FRAGMENTS FROM FRANCE. Volume VII

    London: "The Bystander", no date (191-). Quarto, 32 pp, stapled, in grey card covers with colour pictorial label on front cover. Label has light soiling and small chips to one edge (image not affected); a few tiny light spots in top margin of front cover; soft creases to outer corners; VG+ otherwise, a nice copy. The 7th of 8 numbers of this collection of Bairnsfather's popular humorous cartoons of WWI, later collected in book form, along with later volumes along the same line.

    Book ID: 44000
    View cart More details Price: USD $25.00
  • THE GOOD THINGS OF LIFE. Fourth series

    Edition: First Edition

    New York: Stokes, 1887. Dark green bevel edge pictorial cloth stamped in black and gilt, floral endpapers, all edges gilt. pp [2], 64. Moderate wear to spine ends and outer corners; damp spotting with colour loss to inner and outer margins of rear cover; creases to free endpapers with red ink name at front; else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. Cartoons from Life Magazine, the original series which began in 1883 as a general interest and humour magazine. ; Oblong quarto.

    Book ID: 44845
    View cart More details Price: USD $50.00
  • BRIGGS, Raymond
    UNLUCK WALLY TWENTY YEARS ON

    Edition: First printing

    London: Hamish Hamilton, 1989. Quarto, glossy illustrated boards. Illustrated in colour. Small soft bump to upper outer corners of covers, else fine, no owner names.

    Book ID: 42911
    View cart More details Price: USD $19.00
  • AISLIN (Terry Mosher)
    WHERE'S THE TROUGH ? and other cartoons

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: McCelland and Stewart, 1985. Creases and rubbing to spine; ripple from damp to upper outer corner of early leaves; just a good, tight copy, no owner names. Political cartoons by Canada's best political cartoonist. ; Oblong quarto

    Condition: Good

    Book ID: 44702
    View cart More details Price: USD $10.00