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Side Effects, Allen, Woody
1 Allen, Woody Side Effects
New York Random House (1980). 0394511042 / 9780394511047 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth spine with silver lettering. 149 pages. Price-clipped dust jacket has a couple of short tears and a crease to front flap. Contents clean and tight. Contains Remembering Needleman; The Condemned; By Destiny Denied; The UFO Menace; My Apology; The Kugelmass Episode; My Speech to the Graduates; The Diet; The Lunatic's Tale; Reminiscences: Places and People; Nefarious Times We Live In; A Giant Step for Mankind; The Shallowest Man; The Query; Fabrizio's: Criticism and Response; Retribution. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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2 Allen, Woody Without Feathers
New York Random House (1975). 0394497430 / 9780394497433 Very Good 
Reprint. Trade paperback. 210 pp. A solid copy. "The comedian-writer-filmmaker offers stories, essays, parodies, one-act plays, and fugitive pieces, in which he grapples and gallivants with the slings and arrows of outrageous fortunes and fortuitous outrages." 
Price: 4.50 USD
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3 Anonymous A Book of American Humorous Verse
Chicago Herbert S. Stone 1904 Very Good 
Cloth with gilt lettering. xxv, 251 pp. Index. Previous owner's name. Spine faded. Contents solid. Contributors include Gelett Burgess, Emily Dickinson, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Eugene Field, Bret Harte, James Russell Lowell, James Whitcomb Riley, E. A. Robinson, Carolyn Wells, and many others. 
Price: 15.95 USD
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4 Ausubel, Nathan (Ed.) A Treasury of Jewish Humor
New York Paperback Library (1967). Very Good 
Reprint. Paperback. 782 pp. Glossary. A solid copy with only minor wear. Sholom Aleichem, I. L. Peretz, Isaac Babel, S. J. Perelman, Heinrich Heine, and many others. 
Price: 4.95 USD
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Dave Barry Turns 50, Barry, Dave
5 Barry, Dave Dave Barry Turns 50
New York Crown Publishers (1998). 0609603272 / 9780609603277 Very Good Very Good 
Later printing. 219 pages. Inscribed "For Jane" and signed by Barry. A couple of pages have corner creases. A clean, attractive copy. "A decade after his New York Times best-seller, Dave Barry Turns 40, the nationally syndicated humorist acidly reflects on attaining fifty and skewers the concerns and fads of his fellow baby boomers." 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys: A Fairly Short Book, Barry, Dave
6 Barry, Dave Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys: A Fairly Short Book
New York Random House (1995). 0679404864 / 9780679404866 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Quarter cloth. xxv, 189 pages. Index. Inscribed "For Tom" and signed by the author. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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1 O'Clock in the Button Factory, Beatty, Jerome, Jr.
7 Beatty, Jerome, Jr. 1 O'Clock in the Button Factory
New York The Macmillan Co. (1964). First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth. 282 pp. Jacket has a few small chips and tears. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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8 Bierce, Ambrose The Devil's Dictionary
New York Dover Publications [1971]. 0486204871 / 9780486204871 Very Good 
Reprint. Trade paperback. 145 pp. A clean copy with only minor wear. "Cynical definitions, maxims and verse illustrate the irreverent humor of this nineteenth-century satirist as he lampoons cherished American traditions." 
Price: 4.50 USD
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Cactus Tracks & Cowboy Philosophy, Black, Baxter
9 Black, Baxter Cactus Tracks & Cowboy Philosophy
New York Crown Publishers (1997). 0609601229 / 9780609601228 Very Good Very Good 
Later printing. ix, 275 pages. Glossary. Inscribed "For Shirley" and signed by the author. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Horseshoes, Cowsocks & Duckfeet: More Commentary by NPR's Cowboy Poet & Former Large Animal Veterinarian, Black, Baxter
10 Black, Baxter Horseshoes, Cowsocks & Duckfeet: More Commentary by NPR's Cowboy Poet & Former Large Animal Veterinarian
New York Crown Publishers (2002). 0609610902 / 9780609610909 Very Good Very Good 
Later printing. xvii, 262 pages. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Light wear to edges of jacket. A clean copy. "The NPR commentator and cowboy poet, author of Cactus Tracks and Cowboy Philosophy, presents a new collection of essays, commentaries, and campfire verse that sheds light on such topics as rodeos, ranching, weddings, romance, the love of a good dog." 
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Horseshoes, Cowsocks & Duckfeet: More Commentary by NPR's Cowboy Poet & Former Large Animal Veterinarian, Black, Baxter
11 Black, Baxter Horseshoes, Cowsocks & Duckfeet: More Commentary by NPR's Cowboy Poet & Former Large Animal Veterinarian
New York Crown (2002). 0609610902 / 9780609610909 Very Good Very Good 
Later printing. xvii, 262 pages. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author. Illustrated. Glossary. Minor bump to upper corners. Contents clean and tight. "The NPR commentator and cowboy poet, author of Cactus Tracks and Cowboy Philosophy, presents a new collection of essays, commentaries, and campfire verse that sheds light on such topics as rodeos, ranching, weddings, romance, the love of a good dog." 
Price: 21.95 USD
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The Herblock Book, Block, Herbert
12 Block, Herbert The Herblock Book
Boston The Beacon Press (1952). First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth. 244 pages. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by Block. Dust jacket has chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 22.95 USD
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13 Bombaugh, C. C.; Gardner, Martin (Ed.) Oddities and Curiosities of Words and Literature (Gleanings for the Curious)
New York Dover (1961). 0486207595 / 9780486207599 Very Good 
Reprint. Trade paperback. 375 pp. Index. Some wear to covers. Contents solid. 
Price: 5.95 USD
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The Cosmic Wisdom of Joe Bob Briggs, Briggs, Joe Bob
14 Briggs, Joe Bob The Cosmic Wisdom of Joe Bob Briggs
New York Random House (1990). 0394588908 / 9780394588902 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Quarter cloth. 270 pp. Inscribed by the author. A clean, attractive copy. "Offers an outpouring of wit and wisdom in outrageous and irreverent essays and observations covering everything from the 'B' movies of the author's youth to 'National Public Communist Radio.' " 
Price: 19.95 USD
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15 Cobb, Irvin S. Speaking of Operations
Garden City, NY Doubleday, Doran & Co. (1915). Very Good Very Good Tony Sarg 
Later printing. 64 pp. Previous owner's inscription, bookstore sticker, small chips and tears to dust jacket. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Wooden Swords, Deval, Jacques
16 Deval, Jacques Wooden Swords
New York The Viking Press 1930 First American Edition Very Good Good 
Blue cloth. 270 pages. Bookstore sticker and stamp to rear paste-down endpaper. Dust jacket has chips and tears. Jacket is attached to book. "Velma from Alice" in ink. Small blemish to front free endpaper 
Price: 19.95 USD
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17 Dickson, Paul Names: A Collector's Compendium of Rare and Unusual, Bold and Beautiful, Odd and Whimsical Names
New York Delacorte (1986). 038529462X / 9780385294621 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth spine with silver lettering. xviii, 282 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. Light edge wear to jacket. "Here are lists for the insomniac, the trivia buff, the lover of language, or anyone who just wants to laugh." - LJ 
Price: 7.95 USD
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Gator A-Go-Go, Dorsey, Tim
18 Dorsey, Tim Gator A-Go-Go
New York William Morrow (2010). 0061432717 / 9780061432712 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
336 pages. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author. Photo of author and previous owner at book signing tipped in. Light wear to jacket. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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19 Elgart, J. M. Still More Over Sexteen
Grayson Publishing (1956). Very Good Priscilla 
176 pp. No dust jacket. Chip at head of spine, previous owner's name and address. Contents solid. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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20 Feldstein, Albert B. (Ed.) William M. Gaines's Hopping Mad
New York Warner Books (1982). 044630395X / 9780446303958 Very Good 
Reprint. Paperback. 192 pp. Spine crease. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 3.95 USD
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