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The Human Comedy
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The Human Comedy

by William Saroyan

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First
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Harcourt & Brace 1943, First. VG/none. Rust orange boards with black titles to spine and illustration of young man on bike with dog chasing (delivering telegrams) . Also an illustration of a young boy on the spine. PO's signature on first fly leaf. Otherwise, a clean tight copy - no other marks. No DJ. The Human Comedya loving novel about a family during WWII. It was made into a movie starring Mickey Rooney , Fay Bainter and Frank Morgan. The book won a Pulitzer Prize, and the movie won an Academy Award for Best Picture. Rooney received an Oscar Nomination for Best Actor.
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Nonsense Books

Nonsense Books

by Edward Lear's

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Roberts Brothers 1892 Good/none. Original dark blue cloth with red titles and illustrations on the front board and gold titles on the spine. Loose binding, a loose page, one 1/2 page torn out. A few pictures scribbled on. Many pages at back of book with list of "new publications".Contents: I. A Book of Nonsense II. Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany and Alphabets III. More Nonsense Pictures, Rhymes, Botany Etc. IV. Laughable : A Fresh Book of Nonsense Poems, Songs, Botany, Etc. "With All The Original Illustrations"This was a well loved book - obviously read over and over again as family entertainment!
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The Object-Lesson

The Object-Lesson

by Edward Gorey

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Doubleday & Co 158 First. Good+/good+ Light gray/yellow boards showing considerable wear. DJ has taped tears, chipped edges and corners. Gift inscription to PO on first fly leaf. No other marks. Interior pages clean, no tears. Fun tale, presenting a series of seemingly unrelated events. Delightful, humorous fun. Combines japaneese haiku , french surrealism in 'ol fashion comic style.
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A Subreasury of American Humor

by E.B. White, K.S. White

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Used - Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Coward-McCann, 1941 Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. First Edition, 1941 copyright date, no other dates. Near Fine oatmeal buckram boards with gilt titles over burgundy background at spine. No dust jacket. Clean, tight edition. PO's bookplate on inner front cover "Mrs. W.J. Coffield". 814 pages, including 10 pages of Author/Title index. 1941 Anthology of contemporary U.S. humor writers. Both editors were contributors of The New Yorker. Kurt Vonnegut (author of Cat's Cradle, Slaughterhouse Five and Breakfast of Champions) said in 1976 that an awful lot of work is rooted in this single book..
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The Thurber Carnival
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The Thurber Carnival

by James Thurber

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  • near fine
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Used - Near Fine
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War Edition
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Hardcover
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Harper & Bros, 1945 War Edition. NF/Good- Scarce, hard to find copy. Hard boards are in excellent, like new condition! Tight clean copy, no marks. Light brown boards illustrated with orange and black. Thurber and his wife on bunny rabbit carousel ride. Even spine is in excellent condition. Bright colors. DJ is present, but not in tack. It's in 4 pieces with considerable edge wear. It has the exact illustration as the hard boards.Back of DJ titled "The Critics say of James Thurber, and begins "I regard Thurber as Ohio's gift to the oppressed and downtrodden of all nations and I am just going to continue to be glad that he is around, and the moral of that is: 'Always look a gift horse in the face, especially if Thurber threw it." - Frank Sullivan.... "A JOYCE IN falseface, Mr. Thurber strews hilarious pages with characters who take their subconsciouses out on benders. There's beautiful method in this madness." - Charles Poore, N.Y. Times
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