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1 SCRAPBOOK. VOL. 1 #6-8, NOV. 8-NOV. 22, 1834.

A short lived literary periodical, issued here as MISCELLANEOUS SCRAPBOOK, it published until Jan, 1836. Contains some of the humor of the times. First issue edges well frayed.No copies located per OCLC. For the three.... (3341470188) 
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2 THE BEST JEWISH STORIES.
London 1925 16mo 
112pp. Wrps, v.g. (frayed at shoulders). OCLC locates copies in three libs. Humor. (3627521583)
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3 UBER LAND UND MEER - ALLGEMEINE ILLUSTRIRTE ZEITUNG
Stuttgart 1869/70 folio 
(832)pp. 52 (issues). Three quarter leather & black cl., expected rubbing. This is volume 23 & 24 of this famous banner of ethnicity. Most issues w/two full or one double page wood cut illus. Because of page size, even a half p. illus. would be 8 x 8". Usual travel, scenic, artistic, military or seasonal. Initial leaves embrowned but text is remarkably free of foxing. Free e.p. creased. Don't forget chess & humor. 52 weeks offered on line to three sixty (9/14). Extra shipping. (5474963949)
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4 UBER LAND UND MEER - ALLGEMEINE ILLUSTRIRTE ZEITUNG
Stuttgart 1866/67 folio 
832pp. Vols 17 & 18 (Oct 1866 - Sept 1867). Three quarter leather & black cl., well rubbed. Bkstrp missing. Cartoons by Burch. Most issues w/two full or one double page wood cut illus. Because of page size, even a half p. illus. would be 8 x 8". Usual travel, scenic, artistic, military or seasonal. Free e.p. creased. Don't forget chess & humor. 52 weeks offered on line to three sixty. Extra shipping. (5476016715)
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5 UBER LAND UND MEER - ALLGEMEINE ILLUSTRIRTE ZEITUNG
Stuttgart 1870/71 folio 
(1040)pp. Called the 25th and 26th volumes. Three quarter leather & black cl., good. Vermining to rear paste down edge and front cover. After issue 52 a leaf has been removed, possibly an extra for one who bought complete vol. Issue 19 has 4 pp loose, some creasing, one of the double p. woodcuts does not sit squarely on the paper. Several illus. & text articles about Franco Prussian War. Most issues w/two full or one double page wood cut illus. Because of page size, even a half p. illus. would be 8 x 8". Usual travel, scenic, artistic, military or seasonal. Initial leaves embrowned but text is remarkably free of foxing. Free e.p. creased. Don't forget chess & humor. 52 weeks offered on line to three sixty (9/14). Extra shipping. (5475935733)
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6 UBER LAND UND MEER - ALLGEMEINE ILLUSTRIRTE ZEITUNG
Stuttgart 1867/68 folio 
(808)pp. Vols 19-20 (Oct 1867 - Sept 1868, 52 issues). Three quarter leather & black cl., well rubbed. Bkstrp shabby, missing bottom 4", covers attached by threads. Cartoons by Burch. Most issues w/two full or one double page wood cut illus. Because of page size, even a half p. illus. would be 8 x 8". Usual travel, scenic, artistic, military or seasonal. Free e.p. creased. Don't forget chess & humor. 52 issues offered on line to three sixty. Extra shipping. (5475976224)
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7 (Kelly, Walt) POGO - THE OKEFENOKEE STAR
Bridgeport, CT 1977/82 4to 
ca. 150pp. The first seven issues of the fanzine, including the scarce second issue. Wrps, all fine. 1-7 vol. (5608159094) 
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8 Armour, Richard Collection of 16 titles by Richard Armour.
NY 1972+ 
Seven are hardback (one w/out d.j.) & nine are paperbacks. Two are INSCRIBED & SIGNED. Thirteen are 1st ed. or 1st paperback eds. All re good to v.g. (used), one paperback has one leaf w/discoloration & one signature loose. A Diabolical Dictionary of Education, A Short History of Sex, American Lit Relit, Armour's Almanac, Classics, Drug Store Days, English Lit Relit, Going Around in Academic Circles, It All Would Have Startled Columbus, It All Started With Columbus, Light Armour, Medical Muse, My Life With Women, Out of My Mind, Punctured Pomes, & Through Darkest Adolescence. AUTOGRAPH. 16 vol. (4641335241)
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9 Barrett, Thomas van Braam ADVENTURES OF THE REV. SAMUAL ENTWHISTLE
New York 1956 
184pp. First ed. Fine in vg yellow dj (age soil). Cartoon illust add to humor of text. SIGNED by author. Pastored in Virginia. (5992034019)
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10 Bee, Barbara (Jane Smalley, compiler) ONE THOUSAND AND ONE - RIDDLE BOOK NO. 2 - ENIGMAS, CONUNDRUMS, CHARADES, AND MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
Hartford, CT 1883 16mo. 
(2)(3)-121.pp. Wrps, well worn, some discoloration. OCLC locates no copies in CT and only three (5/15) elsewhere.. Not listed in major drama collections. No other copy online. (5186789502) 
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11 Bergeron, Bill. Prairie State Blues comic strips and graphics.
Chicago 1973 8.5x11" 
64pp. 1st ed, good with very mild age soil to front cover. One leaf loose. Caution: some of the language would have got my hands slapped by my 1st grade teacher. (6034266132) 
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12 Blue, A. Wylie FOSSICKER'S FARE RAKINGS AND RECOLLECTIONS
(Belfast Ireland) 1946 
124pp. First ed. Fine in vg clipt dj. Pastor's largely humorous account of travels throughout the British Empire. Inscribed and signed by author. No signed copies on line (9/14). (6003047571)
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13 Burton, William E. THE CYCLOPAEDIA OF WIT AND HUMOR; CONTAINING CHOICE AND CHARACTERISTIC SELECTIONS FROM THE WRITINGS OF THE MOST EMINENT HUMORISTS OF AMERICA, IRELAND, SCOTLAND, AND ENGLAND
New York 1858 
First U.S. ed. Over 1100 p. in vg large 8vo, all gilt vg. Shelf fade to one corner. Some foxing to text. Best set online at three hundred. 2 vol. (5737750539)
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14 Byrne, J. Holt COUNTRY STYLE. AN ANTHOLOGY OF HILLBILLY HUMOR
Charleston 1974 
48pp. Fourth ptg, paper covers age soiled. (5930406717)
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15 Clark, B. F Mirthfulness and Its Exciters or Laughter and Its Promoters
Boston 1870 
361pp. 1st ed. Good, First 30 p with damped margins, bkstrp title gilt mildly rubbed, bkstrp ends very mildly shelf worn. Rear inner jt. reglued. No copy of this 1st ed. on line (5/16). (6030621942) 
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16 Cline, G. S. (pub) (Including Twain, Billings, Perkins and others Wit and Humor of the Age
Des Moines, Iowa 1887 
776pp. VG in pseudo leather cloth, bkstrp ends with very minor shelf fray. Humor divided into categories of ethnicity, railroad, politics, military, religion and more. No copies on line, 11/15. (6022604724)
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17 Danke, Rudolph HEINRICH ZILLE ERZAHLT: GESPRACHE UND ERLEBNISSE MIT DEM MEISTER.
Dresden 1928 
199(9)pp. V.g., edge frays. Lower free corner damped not affecting text. OCLC locates copies in three U. S. Libraries. (3526132119)
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18 Dannett, Sylvia G. L. A TREASURY OF CIVIL WAR HUMOR
New York 1963 
184pp. First ed. Fine in near fine unclipt dj. (5979198372)
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19 Dole, Bob GREAT PRESIDENTIAL WIT
New York 2001 
240pp. First ed. Fine in vg unclipt dj. SIGNED by author on tp, not a bookplate. (5891413884)
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20 Dr. Seuss and Virginia Huget THE BONERS OMNIBUS 3 VOLS IN ONE
New York 1942 
Three vols in one. Text beginning to brown. Covers fine, unclipt dj w/ expected small extremity blemishes. All edges rubricated. (6008756802)
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