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Category: All Categories: Humor: Comedians
14 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Allen, Fred, 1894-1956  
Fred Allen's Letters Edited by Joe McCarthy

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1965 .
xx, 359 p.21.5 cm. "The letters show that even off-stage Fred Allen was a brilliant comedian. Unhampered by sponsors and network vice-presidents, he was able to unleash his fantastic wit without restraint." Stock# 31,207. Vg/ dj vg.

Appr.: | AUD 19.23 CAD 18.75 EUR 13.60 GBP 9.84 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 166.67 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 31207.
    
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2.
Benchley, Nathaniel. , Illustrator: Gwyas Williams (title-page illustration).  
ROBERT BENCHLEY: A Biography.
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Publisher: NY/Toronto/London: McGraw-Hill (1955)..
First edition. "Here are all the eccentricities of this delightful personality: his fantastic room at the Royalton, his travels and nighttime perambulations, his dislike of machines and exercise, and the unending Birds vs Benchley war." 258p: illustrated title-page, 8-page black/white photo section on coated paper hors-texte; 21cm. 507g. Book: Very Good (wear at spine ends and tips). Dustjacket: Good (price clipped, edgewear with chips and tears). Blue hardcover. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: Good.

Appr.: | AUD 12.82 CAD 12.50 EUR 9.07 GBP 6.56 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: 4125.
    
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3.
Berle, Milton  
Milton Berle's private joke file : over 10,000 of his best gags, anecdotes, and one-liners

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, c1989.
First printing. Publisher isbn: 0517574616. 642pp. 25 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

Appr.: | AUD 17.95 CAD 17.50 EUR 12.69 GBP 9.18 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 175.00 ZAR 155.56 

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4.
Bruce, Lenny edited by John Cohen  
The Essential Lenny Bruce

Publisher: New York: Ballantine, 1971 reprint..
319pp. paperback: Good [a slightly worn but clean, complete & tight paperback copy with age browned text] Cutting edge "comic" Leonard Alfred Schneider's (1925-66) shtik, transcribed by the editor from hundreds of hours of taped performances.

Appr.: | AUD 3.83 CAD 3.74 EUR 2.71 GBP 1.96 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 33.22 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 20449.
    
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5.
Elliott, Bob & Ray Goulding w/foreword by Andrew A. Rooney  
From Approximately Coast to Coast It's The Bob and Ray Show

Publisher: New York: Atheneum, 1983 1st ed..
216pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Very Good in a Good+ dj [several “not for resale” stamps; several corners very lightly bumped; else VG; dj = torn @ spine head; else G+] A book of sketches from the authors’ radio comedy act. Back jacket praise from Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., Garrison Keillor, Andy Rooney, et al.

Appr.: | AUD 6.40 CAD 6.24 EUR 4.52 GBP 3.27 JPY 499.00 MXN 62.38 ZAR 55.44 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 10741.
    
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6.
Lax, Eric  
Woody Allen: a Biography

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf NY, 1991.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. Fifth Printing, Hardcover Black cl spine/black boards. B&W photos. Index. Bio of famed actor/director; 8vo; 386 pages

Appr.: | AUD 12.18 CAD 11.88 EUR 8.61 GBP 6.23 JPY 950.00 MXN 118.75 ZAR 105.56 

Purchase direct from: Wickham Books South. Item number: 6196.
    
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7.
Nancy, Ted. L. (Barry Marder) w/intro. by Jerry Seinfeld  
Letters from a Nut

Publisher: New York: Avon Books, 1997 reprint..
unpaginated hardback sm 4to: near Fine in a near Fine dj [bumped @ bottom corners; ink gift inscription on pastedown; else nrF]

Appr.: | AUD 3.83 CAD 3.74 EUR 2.71 GBP 1.96 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 33.22 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 16967.
    
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8.
Novello, Don  
The Lazlo Letters: The amazing real-life actual correspondence of Lazlo Toth, American!

Publisher: New York: NY: Workman, 1977 reprint..
unpaginated paperback sm 4to: near Fine. Wacky letters to various political and business worthies from Richard Nixon on (and their replies) by the comedian best known as Father Guido Sarducci. Cover praise from Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., Chevy Chase and Tommy Smothers.

Appr.: | AUD 3.83 CAD 3.74 EUR 2.71 GBP 1.96 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 33.22 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 9921.
    
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9.
Radner, Gilda, 1946-1989 / Zweibel, Alan.  
Roseanne Roseannadanna's "Hey Get Back to Work Book" / by Roseanne Roseannadanna with lots o' help from Alan Zweibel and

Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, ©1983..
ci, 14 p. : illus, ports. ; 21 cm. American comedienne and actress, best known for her five years as part of the original cast of the NBC comedy series Saturday Night Live, for which she won an Emmy Award. This bizarre book is written with the co-writer of the Roseanne Roseannadanna, the obnoxious newscaster, skits. Stock# 44,271. Vg/ soft cover.

Appr.: | AUD 12.82 CAD 12.50 EUR 9.07 GBP 6.56 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 44271.
    
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10.
Rudner, Rita w/illus. by Mike Lester  
Naked Beneath My Clothes: Tales of a Revealing Nature

Publisher: New York: Viking, 1992 1st ed..
162pp. illus. hardback 8vo: Fine in a near Fine dj.

Appr.: | AUD 3.83 CAD 3.74 EUR 2.71 GBP 1.96 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 33.22 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 16957.
    
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11.
Schiffman, Bonnie & Bill Zehme w/intro. by Billy Crystal  
The Rolling Stone Book of Comedy

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown/A Bullfinch Press Book, 1991 1st ed..
136pp. w/82 color illus. navy cloth 4to: near Fine in a near Fine dj [short black marker line top edge; vestige of thin stamp bottom edge; else a very nice crisp copy] Over 80 art photographs covering everyone from the Smothers Brothers to Seinfeld.

Appr.: | AUD 8.96 CAD 8.74 EUR 6.34 GBP 4.58 JPY 699.00 MXN 87.38 ZAR 77.67 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 571.
    
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12.
Taylor, Robert  
Fred Allen: His Life and Wit

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co., c1989.
First printing. Publisher isbn: 0316833886. 340 p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good Inscribed on the t.p. by the author "For Dorothy .. 20 June 1989".

Appr.: | AUD 24.36 CAD 23.75 EUR 17.23 GBP 12.46 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 237.50 ZAR 211.11 

Purchase direct from: J. Lawton Booksellers. Item number: 25235.
    
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13.
Tracy, Kathleen (on Sacha Baron Cohen)  
Sacha Baron Cohen The Unauthorized Biography: From Cambridge to Kazakhstan

Publisher: New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 2008 1st ed. thus..
278pp. illus. paperback 8vo: Fine. A bio of "Borat, " the British comedian Cohen (b. 1971).

Appr.: | AUD 2.55 CAD 2.49 EUR 1.80 GBP 1.30 JPY 199.00 MXN 24.88 ZAR 22.11 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 15751.
    
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14.
Zehme, Bill (on Andy Kaufman)  
Lost in the Funhouse: The Life and Mind of andy Kaufman

Publisher: New York: Delacorte Press, 1999 1st ed..
368pp. illus. hardback 4to: Fine in a Fine dj. A pop culture bio of the wild comedian and performance artist Kaufman (1949-84).

Appr.: | AUD 8.96 CAD 8.74 EUR 6.34 GBP 4.58 JPY 699.00 MXN 87.38 ZAR 77.67 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 16788.
    
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