Byre Books: Humour
found: 12 books

 
BUSCH, WILHELM
Max Und Moritz Eine Bubengeschichte in 7 Streichen
Leuen-Verlag Wien PB. Hardcover. Card covers. No publish date. Probably late 1950's. Scarcer and collectible version of the ever popular exploits and downfall of these two. Green card covers with colour ill of the mischevious pair on the front. Colour illustrations throughout. Some creasing to covers, very small closed tear to front cover. Sunning to rear cover where book has stood next to a smaller one. Otherwise VG. Inscribed by previous owner. 56pp 0. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: BYB2132
GBP 12.41 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 15.85 | JP¥ 1669]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: HUMOUR, CARTOON, GERMAN, CHILDREN'S, JUVENILE, MAX AND MORITZ (A STORY OF SEVEN BOYISH PRANKS), LEUEN-VERLAG children's

 
CLARK, INCLEDON
Thomas the Privatised Tank Engine
Leicester, Midland Publishing. 1994. (ISBN: 1857800222). Soft cover. Illustrated by Nick Clark. Stories and cartoons first published in Private Eye. VG, no inscriptions. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB10036
GBP 9.56 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 12.21 | JP¥ 1285]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: 1857800222 TRANSPORT, TRAINS, HUMOUR, DESPAIR Politics transport

 
ESSLEMONT, PETER
Stories Frae Aberdeen
Aberdeen, John Avery. Soft cover. Undated - 1930s? Epigrams, quotations, jokes. Stapled booklet, tartan covers worn and marked, staples rusted and one of the worn through, pages yellowed, good only. Good.
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Book number: BYB12300
GBP 6.65 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 8.49 | JP¥ 894]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: SCOTTISH, SCOTLAND, HUMOUR Scottish

 
HERBERT FARJEON
More Sketches from Herbert Farjeon's Little Review
London, Samuel French. 1940. Soft cover. Contains A Very Nice Paper; Cricket Vignettes; Winter in Torquay; Father and Son; How to Get There. Small booklet lightly worn, no inscriptions, clean and sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB12628
GBP 7.20 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.19 | JP¥ 968]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: DRAMA, THEATRE, THEATER, HUMOUR, HUMOR Theatre

 
ANDREW LYELL
The Gaelic Chair: Oor New Cawndidate: An Adventure in the Winter of '79
Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons. 1880. Soft cover. Written in Scots (of sorts), this is a humorous skit on Edinburgh luminaries of the time. The illustrative covers are worn, chipped, and detached, internally a little creased but sound, poor. Poor.
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Book number: BYB12316
GBP 8.53 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 10.89 | JP¥ 1147]
Catalogue: Humour
Keywords: SCOTTISH, SCOTLAND, HUMOR Scottish

 
ANDREW LYELL
The Meed-Lothian Manifesto: Bein' the True Narrateeve of Mr Gledstone's Veesit to Mr Andrew Lyell
Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons. 1880. Soft cover. Political satire, in Scots (of sorts). A pamphlet, illustrative covers worn and marked, grubby marks to pages, generally sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB12317