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1 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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2 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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3 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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4 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.26 isues offered at eighty eight Extra shipping. (5475976224)
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5 (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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6 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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7 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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8 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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9 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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10 Emanuel, Walter PUCK AMONG THE PICTURES
London C.1908 
C.200pp. First ed. Wrps. Vg. Illustrated by Norman Morrow. Author issued several humorous titles, some illus. by this artist. (5658347688)
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11 Neal, Joseph C. PETER PLODDY AND OTHER ODDITIES
Philadelphia 1844 
181(2)bl,(8)adspp. First ed. Original wrps., expected soil, bkstrp scraped affecting the title. Has all ten plates after Darley. (5635510764)
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12 Scarron, (Paul) THE WHOLE COMICAL WORKS OF MONSR. SCARRON.
London 1703 
(10)560pp. Second ed. Ftspc & three other copper plts. First five leaves of text & the 2nd copper plt have margins extended 3/8". Binding is 19th C. " lea. (new bkstrp & e.p.). Drama. Not net. (3640397721)
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13 Slick, Sam Jr. ADVENTURES OF AN OFFICE SEEKER.
Richmond 1904 
59pp. Humorous look at the spoils system. When he first entered DC "...Virginia was represented by as sorry a lot of political accidents as ever met under the sun." Minute age defects. (31831846)
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14 Stewart, Donald Ogden A PARODY OUTLINE OF HISTORY
New York 1931 
230pp. First ed. Vg. Bkstrp label legible but worn. Cartoons by Herb Roth. No copy on line. (5946360171)
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15 Varner, Gary D Let me tell you a story
Pounding Mill, VA 2005 
95pp. 1st ed. Fine in pub. slick paper. Stories from Eastern KY, East TENN and SW VA, also service in Vietnam (6039448980)
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