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Category: All Categories: Humor: Family Life Humor
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1.
Ade, George., Illustrator: John T. McCutcheon and Others  
PEOPLE YOU KNOW.
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Publisher: NY: R.H. Russell (1903).
Stated: First Impression, April, 1903. Humorous essays "made up of plain observations concerning people who live just around the corner." First edition with R.H. Russell Near spine foot, blue cloth with darker blue titles and floral design on front cover and spine. 224p: sketches; 17cm. 355g. Overall Very Good (spine darkened, light wear to spine ends and tips; interior clean, bright and tight, small lower edge tear page 15). No dustjacket. Decorated cloth hardcover. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

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Allen, Robert Thomas Illustrator: Illustrated by Paul Galdone  
GRASS IS NEVER GREENER The Hilarious Adventures of a Family in Search ofthe Perfect Place to Live

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Indianapolis, IN 1956.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; 204 pages

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Baker, Stephen., Illustrator: Jackie Geyer (illustrations).  
HOW TO LIVE WITH A NEUROTIC CAT.
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Publisher: NY: Warner/Bernard Geis (1985)..
ISBN: 0446386405 Understand your cat and regain control of your life! 128p: black/white drawings; 20cm. 166g. Very Good Plus (clean, bright, tight and uncreased; minor edgewear, lightly darkened). Softcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus.

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Bombeck, Emma  
AUNT ERMA'S COPE BOOK How to Get from Monday to Friday in 12 Days
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Publisher: McGraw Hill New York NY 1979.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; A self-described 'Sub-Total Woman, ' Bombeck gently satirizes America's raging how-to/self-help mania, focusing on such national pastimes as Sensual Needlepoint and Inner Bowling. ; 180 pages

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Bombeck, Emma  
AUNT ERMA'S COPE BOOK How to Get from Monday to Friday in 12 Days

Publisher: Fawcett Crest New York NY 1980.
First Paperback Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; A self-described 'Sub-Total Woman, ' Bombeck gently satirizes America's raging how-to/self-help mania, focusing on such national pastimes as Sensual Needlepoint and Inner Bowling. ; Mass Market PB; 256 pages

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6.
Bombeck, Emma  
MOTHERHOOD The Second Oldest Profession
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Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York 1983.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. Light water wrinkling on DJ and first few pages. ; 177 pages

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7.
Bombeck, Emma  
FOREVER, ERMA Best-Loved Writing from America's Favorite Humorist
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Publisher: Andrews, Mcneel Kansas City 1997.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Previous owner's name; A collection of newspaper columns by the late humorist reflects on motherhood, housekeeping, marriage, food, and holiday entertaining. ; 273 pages

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8.
Bombeck, Emma  
FOREVER, ERMA Best-Loved Writing from America's Favorite Humorist
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Publisher: Andrews, Mcneel Kansas City 1997.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Previous owner's name; A collection of newspaper columns by the late humorist reflects on motherhood, housekeeping, marriage, food, and holiday entertaining. ; 273 pages

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9.
Bombeck, Emma  
FOUR OF A KIND A Treasury of Favorite Works by America's Best-LovedHumorist

Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York 1985.
Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; ; Includes Motherhood The Second Oldest Profession, If Life is a Bowl of Cherries What Am I Doing in the Pits, Grass is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank, and Aunt Erma's Cope Book. ; 604 pages

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10.
Bombeck, Emma  
FOREVER, ERMA Best-Loved Writing from America's Favorite Humorist
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Publisher: Andrews, Mcneel Kansas City 1997.
Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; ; A collection of newspaper columns by the late humorist reflects on motherhood, housekeeping, marriage, food, and holiday entertaining. ; 273 pages

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11.
Bombeck, Emma  
AUNT ERMA'S COPE BOOK How to Get from Monday to Friday in 12 Days

Publisher: Fawcett Crest New York NY 1980.
Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; A self-described 'Sub-Total Woman, ' Bombeck gently satirizes America's raging how-to/self-help mania, focusing on such national pastimes as Sensual Needlepoint and Inner Bowling. ; Mass Market PB

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12.
Bombeck, Erma  
FAMILY TIES THAT BIND AND GAG

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill New York NY 1987.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 199 pages

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13.
Bombeck, Erma  
I LOST EVERYTHING IN THE POST-NATAL DEPRESSION

Publisher: Fawcett Crest New York NY 1973.
Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Mass Market PB

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14.
Bombeck, Erma  
IF LIFE IS A BOWL OF CHERRIES WHAT AM I DOING IN THE PITS

Publisher: Fawcett Crest New York NY 1978.
Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Mass Market PB

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15.
Bombeck, Erma  
FAMILY TIES THAT BIND AND GAG

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill New York NY 1987.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 199 pages

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16.
Bombeck, Erma  
GRASS IS ALWAYS GREENER OVER THE SEPTIC TANK
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Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York NY 1976.
Sixth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; B&W Illustrations; 175 pages

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17.
Bombeck, Erma  
IF LIFE IS A BOWL OF CHERRIES WHAT AM I DOING IN THE PITS

Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York NY 1978.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; 203 pages

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18.
Bombeck, Erma  
FAMILY TIES THAT BIND AND GAG

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill New York NY 1987.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Previous owner's name. DJ price clipped. ; 199 pages

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19.
Bombeck, Erma  
FAMILY TIES THAT BIND AND GAG

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill New York NY 1987.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 181 pages

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20.
Bombeck, Erma  
MARRIAGE MADE IN HEAVEN OR TOO TIRED FOR AN AFFAIR

Publisher: Harpercollins New York NY 1993.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 256 pages

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21.
Bombeck, Erma  
IF LIFE IS A BOWL OF CHERRIES WHAT AM I DOING IN THE PITS

Publisher: Mcgraw Hill New York NY 1978.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; Book Club Edition; 203 pages

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22.
Bombeck, Erma  
ALL I KNOW ABOUT ANIMAL BEHAVIOR I LEARNED IN LOEHMANN'S DRESSING ROOM
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Publisher: Harpercollins New York NY 1995.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ price clipped. ; 207 pages

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23.
Bombeck, Erma  
MARRIAGE MADE IN HEAVEN OR TOO TIRED FOR AN AFFAIR
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Publisher: Harpercollins New York NY 1993.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ price clipped. Previous owner's name. ; 256 pages

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24.
Bombeck, Erma Illustrator: Illustrated by Judith Nilson  
GRASS IS ALWAYS GREENER OVER THE SEPTIC TANK

Publisher: Fawcett Crest New York NY 1976.
Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Mass Market PB

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25.
Bombeck, Erma Illustrator: Illustrated by Loretta Krupinski  
I LOST EVERYTHING IN THE POST-NATAL DEPRESSION

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1973.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges, small tear at spine. DJ price clipped. ; The nationally syndicated columnist humorously views marriage and motherhood in this collection of anecdotes.; 161 pages

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26.
Cosby, Bill  
FATHERHOOD

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1986.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Introduction and Afterword by Alvin F. Poussaint, M. D.; 178 pages

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27.
Cosby, Bill  
FATHERHOOD

Publisher: Berkley New York NY 1987.
Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Trade PB

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28.
Cosby, Bill  
FATHERHOOD

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1986.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket; Wear at edges. Bottom corner has chew marks. Previous owner's name ; Introduction and Afterword by Alvin E. Poussaint. ; 178 pages

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29.
Cosby, Bill  
FATHERHOOD

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1986.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Introduction and Afterword by Alvin E. Poussaint.

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30.
Cosby, Bill  
FATHERHOOD

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1986.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; Introduction and Afterword by Alvin F. Poussaint, M. D.; 178 pages

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31.
Dallavaux, John; John Dirks, Illustrator  
How to Raise a Brat
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Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Co., Rutland, VT, 1946.
VG cloth hardback, no DJ. Decorative cover with bent spine edges, bumped corners, some scuffs and smudges. Binding tight. Author signed of FFP, owner's name inked inside cover. Otherwise end papers and pp are VG+, clean and bright. 12mo, 63 pp with b/w illustrations.

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32.
Delaplane, Stanton Illustrator: Illustrated by Roy Doty  
AND HOW SHE GREW
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Publisher: Coward - Mccann, Inc. New York NY 1961.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; The wry hilarious account of Delaplane's suburban efforts to maintain the Spock of life without Geselling the old family manse. ; 251 pages

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33.
Ertz, Susan.  
MADAME CLAIRE.
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Publisher: Toronto: Longmans, Green & Co. (1923), 24th printing..
Lady Gregory (Madame Claire to her grandchildren) retires to the Kensington Park Hotel but that doesn't stop her from managing the affairs of her family, always with love and good humour. 342p: 19cm. 425g. Book: Near Very Good (clean and sound, used but not abused, spine faintly faded, light edgewear, pages lightly tanned). No dustjacket. Green cloth hardcover. Book condition: Near Very Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

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34.
Fulghum, Robert  
IT WAS ON FIRE WHEN I LAY DOWN ON IT
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Publisher: Villard Books New York 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The author presents a memorable collection of observations and commentary that range from an account of a disastrous Christmas pageant to travelogues. ; 218 pages

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35.
Fulghum, Robert  
IT WAS ON FIRE WHEN I LAY DOWN ON IT

Publisher: Villard Books New York 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; The author presents a memorable collection of observations and commentary that range from an account of a disastrous Christmas pageant to travelogues. ; 218 pages

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36.
Fulghum, Robert  
UH-OH Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door
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Publisher: Villard Books New York 1991.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 244 pages

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Fulghum, Robert  
UH-OH Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door
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Publisher: Villard Books New York 1991.
Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 244 pages

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Fulghum, Robert  
UH-OH Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door
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Publisher: Villard Books New York 1991.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Previous owner's name; 244 pages

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39.
Fulghum, Robert  
IT WAS ON FIRE WHEN I LAY DOWN ON IT

Publisher: Villard Books New York 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front endpaper has tear at bottom edge ; The author presents a memorable collection of observations and commentary that range from an account of a disastrous Christmas pageant to travelogues. ; 218 pages

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40.
Fulghum, Robert  
IT WAS ON FIRE WHEN I LAY DOWN ON IT

Publisher: Villard Books New York 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The author presents a memorable collection of observations and commentary that range from an account of a disastrous Christmas pageant to travelogues. ; 218 pages

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Fulghum, Robert  
UH-OH Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door
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Publisher: Villard Books New York 1991.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 244 pages

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Fulghum, Robert  
IT WAS ON FIRE WHEN I LAY DOWN ON IT

Publisher: Villard Books New York 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The author presents a memorable collection of observations and commentary that range from an account of a disastrous Christmas pageant to travelogues. ; 218 pages

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43.
Holley, Marietta .  
Around The World with Josiah Allen's Wife.

Publisher: Published by G. W. Dillingham, CR 1899,.
CR 1899 - 1900, 1905, issued Sept. 1905, 471 pages with 4 pages of ads. Light blue illustrated cover with Samantha and Josiah on top of globe, slight wear. Illustrated by H. M. Pettit. Americana. Hard Cover

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44.
Holley, Marietta .  
Josiah Allen's Wife as A P.A. & P.I.

Samantha At the Centennial designed as a Bright and Shining Light to pierce the fogs of error and injustice that surround society and Josiah and to bring more clearly to view the Path that leads strai ght on to Virtue and Happiness. Published by American Publ., 1878, 580 pages. Illustrated by Williams, bright green covers with gilt lettering, slight wear. Americana. Hard Cover

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45.
Holley, Marietta.  
Sweet Cicely or Josiah Allen As A Politician.

Publisher: Published by Funk & Wagnells,.
CR 1885, this printed in 1895, 881 pages. Illustrated front cover, illustrated, slightly loose. Overall good. Americana, humor, fiction. HARD COVER

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46.
Holley, Marietta.  
Samantha in Europe.

By Josiah Allen's wife. Published by Funk & Wagnells, 1896, CR 1896, 714 pages with 1 page ad. Green covers with gilt lettering, illustrated in silver, green and black with an ocean liner, Leaning Tow er of Pisa, Arch de Triumpe, and soldiers. Spine illustrated also. Slight soil and scuffing. Frontis and front endpapers are loose. Illustrated by C. DeGrimm. Americana. Hard Cover

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47.
Holley, Marietta. (Josiah Allen's Wife).  
Samantha at Coney Island and a Thousand Other Islands.

Published by Plimpton Press, Christian Herald, Ny, CR 1911, 349 pages. Black and white illustrations. Tan covers illustrated with black lettering and blue colors, slight soil, bumped. Americana, humor . Hard Cover

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48.
Holley, Marietta. (Josiah Allen's Wife).  
Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition.

Publisher: Pubished by G. W. Dillingham.
CR 1904, issued November 1904, 312 pages. Green covers with white lettering and illustration of Samantha on front cover. Slight wear to covers and inside hinges, back and front. Illustrated by C. Grunwald. Ame ricana. Hard Cover

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49.
Keillor, Garrison  
Lake Wobegon Days

Publisher: N.Y., Viking, 1985.
N.Y., Viking, 1985. x, 337 p. 12th printing. Stories from the. Lake Wobegon portion of The Prairie Home Companion. Not book club. Stock #26634. Vg/vg. humor

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50.
Keller, Charles compiled by Illustrator: Illustrated by Cartoons  
GROWING UP LAUGHING Humorists Look At American Youth
 Picture
Publisher: Prentice Hall Englewood Cliffs, NJ 1981.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; 189 pages

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51.
Kerr, Jean Illustrator: Illustrated by Carl Rose  
PLEASE DON'T EAT THE DAISIES
 Picture
Publisher: Doubleday Garden City, NY 1957.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ price clipped. Previous owner's name. ; 192 pages

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52.
Kerr, Jean Illustrator: Illustrated by Whitney Darrow  
PENNY CANDY
 Picture
Publisher: Doubleday & Co. Garden City, NY 1970.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; 186 pages

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53.
Ledbetter, Suzann Illustrator: Illustrated by Monica Sheehan  
TOAST ALWAYS LANDS JELLY-SIDE DOWN AND OTHER TALES OF SUBURBAN LIFE

Publisher: Crown New York NY 1993.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

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54.
Linkletter, Art Illustrator: Illustrated by Charles M. Schulz  
KIDS STILL SAY THE DARNDEST THINGS

Publisher: Bernard Geis Associates New York 1961.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ price clipped; 192 pages

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55.
Linkletter, Art, 1912-  
A Child's Garden of Misinformation, Loving Harvested by Art Linkletter Illustrated by Charles Saxon

Publisher: [New York] B. Geis Associates; distributed by Random House [1965].
xi, 179 p. illus. 22 cm. Art Linkletter was able to make children comfortable in TV interviews. From what they said to him and writings he hs gathered, he published a book a year for a period. "When you mix water and air you get humility" and such. PA. Stock# 37,025.Vg, book club/ dj vg. Children

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56.
Menchin, Robert S.  
The Last Caprice A Book of Wills, odd and curious of the famous and infamous With a Foreword by Morris L. Ernst

Publisher: N.Y. Simon and Schuster, 1963.
117 p. Illustrated with cartoons by Peter Arno, Robert Taylor, Richter, Hank Ketcham, and others. Stock #26362. Vg/ vg. Wills

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57.
O'Connell, Dorothy.  
COCK-EYED OPTIMISTS: More Stories of Chiclet Gomez and Her Friends.
 Picture
Publisher: Ottawa: Deneau & Greenberg (1980)..
ISBN: 0888790252 "Chiclet and her zany friends are back again with more stories about life 'on the other side of the tracks'." 191 pages; 21cm. 389g. Book: Very Good (light wear to spine ends and tips, short pull to spine foot, interior clean and sound). Dustjacket: Good (shelfwear, three previously taped tears). Dark red hardcover. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: Good.

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58.
Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979 & Emily Kimbrough, 1899-1989  
Our Hearts Were Young and Gay. Drawings by AlajŠlov
 Picture
Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead, 1942.
4 p., l., 247 p., illus.; 21 cm. A hilarious description of their European tour after college. Stock#47082. Vg / no dj.

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59.
Smith, Robert Paul Illustrator: Illustrated by Drawings by James Spanfeller  
WHERE DID YOU GO? OUT. WHAT DID YOU DO? NOTHING.

Publisher: W. W. Norton New York NY 1957.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; How it was when you were a kid and how things have deteriorated since. ; 124 pages

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60.
Smith, Robert Paul Illustrator: Illustrated by James Spanteller  
WHERE DID YOU GO, OUT WHAT DID YOU DO NOTHING How it Was when You Were aKid and How Things Have Deteriorated Since
 Picture
Publisher: Best Seller's Book Club New York NY 1957.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. Pages yellowing. Yellowing on endpapers; 124 pages

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61.
Stahl, Nancy  
IF IT'S RAINING THIS MUST BE THE WEEKEND

Publisher: Berkley New York 1980.
Paperback Very Good- with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Sticker tear on front cover. ; Fully Guanteed, contains 1, 746 grins, 655 chuckles. ; Mass Market PB; 200 pages

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62.
Viorst, Judith Illustrator: Illustrated by John Alcorn  
HOW DID I GET TO BE FORTY AND OTHER ATROCITIES

Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York NY 1976.
Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; 53 pages

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63.
Wagner, Jane Illustrator: Illustrated by Jane Wagner  
EDITH ANN My Life, so Far

Publisher: Hyperion New York 1994.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; A collection of the wit and wisdom of six-year-old Edith Ann (as created by Lily Tomlin) offers her truthfully humorous observations on modern life, childhood, grown-ups, and other topics. ; 191 pages

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64.
Waugh, Auberon.  
PATH OF DALLIANCE.
 Picture
Publisher: London: Chapman and Hall (1963)..
First Edition. "A comedy with tragic overtones" involving Jamey Sligger, his family, and the "sinister Creepy Crawley." 287p; 21cm. Book: Very Good Plus (clean and sound, edges slightly faded, spine rolled forward 1.4"). Dustjacket: Very Good (all edges darkened, light edgewear, very light tidal marks on spine). Dark pink hardcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus. Jacket condition: Very Good.

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65.
Williams, E. Todd  
FIRST MEN'S GUIDE TO IRONING How You Can Survive the Decline and VirtualDismemberment of Everything You Used to Depend On

Publisher: St. Martin's Press New York 1992.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; B&W Illustrations; 85 pages

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66.
Williams, E. Todd  
FIRST MEN'S GUIDE TO IRONING How You Can Survive the Decline and VirtualDismemberment of Everything You Used to Depend On

Publisher: St. Martin's Press New York 1992.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; B&W Illustrations; 85 pages

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67.
Wing, Frank, Illustrated by: Wing, Frank  
The Fambly Album

Publisher: The Reilly & Lee Co. Chicago, IL 1917.
unpaginated, brown boards w/dark brown lettering & oval tipped-on illustration onthe front cover, dj light brown w/dark brown lettering w/oval cutout in middle of the front cover to display front cover illustration. Subtitle "Bigger Album from Upstairs". A young girl telling the new preacher about the various members of the neighborhood in dialect. It is a collection of drawings of various community members w/humourous commentaries on the accompaning pages. dj chipped along top and bottom edges, missing front 2" x 5" chip on upper front cover of the dj, chipped on dj spine. Good- Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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