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Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim

by Sedaris, David

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KingChamp Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780316603898
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$3.33

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New York: Little Brown, 2004. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition.. 257 pp. Light reading wear, spine edge rubbed. Lightly thumbed. Bookstore stampings on inside covers. Text clean. Another 22 hilarious stories about Sedaris, his travels and his kooky family. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall Size: 8m0 -- 8.25 in.
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Lost in the Funhouse: The Life and Mind of Andy Kaufman

by Zehme, Bill

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KingChamp Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9781559275644
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$7.60

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Los Angeles: Los Angeles: Renaissance Media, 1999, 1999. Book. Very Good +. Very Good +. Two-cassette audio book, approx. playing time 3 hours. A biography and tribute to Andy Kaufman, read by Budd Friedman, operator of the Improv club in New York. The book looks at the 1970s as the golden age of improvisation..
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America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction

by Stewart, Jon, et al

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KingChamp Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
10th Printing.
ISBN
9780446532686
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$4.75

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NY: Warner Books, 2004. Book. Very Good +. Glossy Boards. 10th Printing.. 227 pp. numerous color photos, graphics, charts. With foldout chart of "The Shadow Government." School property stamping on front inside cover. No other markings. Lightly read. A satirical look at American government as explained by comedian Jon Stewart of The Daily Show. Size: 4to -- 10,5 in Tall.… Read more
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Forty Years a Country Preacher

by Gilbert, George B.

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KingChamp Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$11.40

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NY: Harper & Bros., 1940. Book. Very Good. Cloth. First Edition.. 319 pp. 8 pp. b&w historical photos. Stated First Edition, with code letters of D-P.Light rubbing of spine, some soil to tan cloth, bumped corners. Roughness on inside cover. Previous owner's name on endpaper. No other markings or notes. A longtime Episcopal cleric recounts humorously his preaching career and… Read more
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Northern Reflections

by Harju, Jerry

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KingChamp Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later Printing.
ISBN
9780967020518
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$9.03

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Marquette, Michigan: North Harbor Publishing, 2000. Book. Illus. by MacIntosh, Craig. Fine. Trade Paperback. Later Printing.. 123 pp. Nearly new, no markings. Gift quality. Firm binding. Several full page illustrations. A retired aerospace engineer writes vividly about his boyhood in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan during the 1940s. Size: 4to 10 in High.
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Book

by Goldberg, Whoopi

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KingChamp Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated.
ISBN
9780688152529
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$3.66

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NY: William Morrow, 1997. Book. Very Good. Spine Tape & Boards. First Edition Stated.. 240 pp. Light rippling of textblock, but no dampstains or markings. Edgewear on jacket spine. Written in first person, lots of humorous anecdotes about her life and career. Note: Some catalogs list the title as "Whoopi Goldberg Book" but half-title page presents it as only "Book."… Read more
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Feel This Book: An Essential Guide to Self-Empowerment, Spiritual Supremacy, and Sexual Satisfaction

by Stiller, Ben; Garafalo, JaneAne

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KingChamp Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated.
ISBN
9780345412928
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$3.80

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NY: Ballantine Books, 1999. Book. Very Good. Cloth Strip & Boards. First Edition Stated.. 214 pp. Light read, one inch closed tear at top of jacket's front panel. Text clean, binding firm. Tiny red ink line on top edge near spine. Two comedians poke fun at therapists and themselves by writing a satirical self-help guide to relationships. Both say the… Read more
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Mental Laxatives for a Constipated Mind

by Pederson, Rev. Donald E.

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KingChamp Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780966581904
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$11.40

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Studio City, Calif: Galactic Enterprises, 1999. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Inscribed by Author(s). First Edition.. 262 pp. Close to new, light edgewear, spine uncreased. Inscription by author to "Beau" (Rev. B.J. McDaniels, a felllow clergyperson in the Metropolitan Community Churches denomination. A collection of anecdotes and humorous musings designed to provide motivation in everyday life and help people escape… Read more
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Life with Father

by Day, Clarence

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
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$4.28

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Pleasantville, N.Y.: Reader's Digest Association, 1993. Book. Illus. by Ellison, Mitch. Near Fine. Leather-like cloth and Tape. 196 pp, slight edgewear to spine. In maroon cloth, still close to new, no markings. A modern reprint of Day's 1935 humorous memoir about his father. Gilt and author's cover portrait still intact. Colored endpapers. Afterword by Robert M. Brown. Size: 8vo --… Read more
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Kathy Sue Loudermilk, I Love You: A Good Beer Joint Is Hard to Find and Other Facts of Life

by Grizzard, Lewis

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KingChamp Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3rd Printing.
ISBN
9780931948053
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$4.28

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Atlanta: Peachtree Pub Ltd, 1980. Book. Very Good. Cloth. 3rd Printing.. 211 pp. Lacks jacket. Gray cloth; clean sturdy copy, light edgewear to spine. Bright gilt titling. No markings. A collection of short humorous columns by Atlanta newspaper columnist Lewis Grizzard. Includes timely essays about the Civil War and Gen. Robert E. Lee's military performance. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in… Read more
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A Treasury of American Folklore

by Botkin, B.A.

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KingChamp Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
6th Printing.
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$6.18

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NY: Crown Publishers, 1944. Book. Very Good. Cloth. 6th Printing.. 932 pp. Index. Blue cloth, with sunned spine, faded titling, browned endpapers. Text clean, binding firm. Bumped corners. A Library of Congress folklorist has assembled a broad sampling of American folklore from all regions -- anecdotes, folksongs, tall tales, jokes, legends, etc. with notes on sources, which include books, old… Read more
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Dude, Where's My Country?

by Moore, Michel

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KingChamp Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
4th Printing.
ISBN
9780446532235
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$3.33

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NY: Warner Books, 2003. Book. Very Good. Cloth Tape & Boards. 4th Printing.. 249 pp., includes 27 pp of notes and sources. Lightly used, no markings, binding firm. Moore applies his humor, satire and anger to mock the surveillance state that took root in the USA in the first couple of years after 9-11. A Homeland Security "stamp of approval"… Read more
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A Dog's Life

by Mayle, Peter

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KingChamp Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition.
ISBN
9780679762676
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$4.75

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NY: Vintage Books (Random House), 1996. Book. Illus. by Koren, Edward. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition.. 192 pp., plus 59 drawings by Edward Koren, known for his New Yorker cartoons. Paperback reprint of a Knopf hardcover. Mayle takes on a dog's persona as he relates his relationship with a mutt adopted in Provence. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall.… Read more
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Tales of the City

by Armistead Maupin

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KingChamp Books
Published
1900
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1989 Reissue.
ISBN
9780060964047
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$5.70

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NY: HarperPerennial, 1900. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1989 Reissue.. 371 pp. Nearly new, slightly thumbed. Spine uncreased, no markings in text. Gift quality. A reissue of a collection of short stories telling the romantic adventures of yuppies living in an apartment house in San Francisco. Became the basis of a television series and film. First of six volumes. This… Read more
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A Book About the Table Vol. II

by Jeaffreson, John Cordy

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KingChamp Books
Published
1875
Condition
Very Good
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$28.50

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London: Hurst & Blackett, 1875. Book. Very Good. Cloth. 352 pp. in brown cloth, with diamond and rectangles designs on front and rear boards. A humorous history and commentary on European culinary practices and preferences. Gilt titling on spines still bright. A bit of whitish staining on upper front board. Spine edges and coners bumped and rubbed. Not a print… Read more
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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

by Austen, Jane and Grahame-Smith, Seth

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Condition
Very Good
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$3.80

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Philadelphia: Quirk Books Book. Very Good. Trade Papeback. 319 pp. Light wear, no spine creasing. Light thumbing. Text clean. A satirical novel that presents proper Victorian characters speaking Austenese in a comic battle with bands of roving zombies. Size: 8v0 -- -- 8 in Tall.
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Barefoot in Booger Hollow: Yestiday's Sayin's to Liv By Today

by Powers, Nick and Wilann

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KingChamp Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
15th Printing.
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$4.75

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Lindale, Georgia: Country Originals, 1971. Book. Illus. by Powers, Nick and Wilann. Very Good +. Stapled Stiff Wraps. 15th Printing.. Approx 44 pages, unpaginated. Each page has small cartoon-like sketches of animals, vegetables, vines and farm artifacts in the margins. Gift inscription on inside front cover, no other markings. Novelty type style imitating crude hand printing. In wildly misspelled southern… Read more
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The Cat Who Came for Christmas

by Amory, Cleveland

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KingChamp Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing.
ISBN
9780140252736
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$2.85

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NY: Penguin Books, 1995. Book. Very Good. Mass Market Paperback. Later Printing.. 240 pp. Light wear, corner crease and thumbing. Text clean. Amory tells how he was tamed by an alley cat he dubbed Polar Bear. Size: 12mo-7.75 in Tall.
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The French in Life and Love

by Lewis, Edward

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KingChamp Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good
Edition
Later Printing.
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$2.85

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Kansas City, Missouri: Hallmark, 1967. Book. Illus. by Trotta, John.. Good. Decorative Cloth. Later Printing.. 60 pp. A Hallmark Cards small gift book. Text is very good, but a production error bound the textblock upside down, making the front cover the back cover, and vice versa. Price clipped. Previous owner's stamp on colored front endpaper. A collection of French aphorisms… Read more
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The Complete Tribune Primer

by Field, Eugene

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KingChamp Books
Published
1900
Condition
Good +
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$13.30

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Boston: Privately Printed, 1900. Book. Good +. Cloth. 28 pp. in tan cloth, red titling, basket, floral and fleur de lis designs on front and rear boards. Textblock loose but still mostly attached. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Light foxing on gutter of endpapers. Text clean. A compendium of one-paragraph humorous tales, fables and anecdotes, written in simple, childish… Read more
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