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Becassine Mobilisee, Caumery
1 Caumery Becassine Mobilisee
Paris Editions Gautier Languereau 1976 Reprint Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 12 x 9 Inches J P Pinchon 
Story of Becassine told in strip illustration style, several individual, full colour, illustrations per page with paragraph of text beside each to tell the story, TEXT in FRENCH no English translation. 62 pages in very bright clean condition,small loss to front endpaperand salight ripple to bottom right corner of first page, all other pages in excellent condition. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards have a few light marks overall a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Humour in the Royal Navy, E G O Beuttler
2 E G O Beuttler Humour in the Royal Navy
London The Syren and Shipping Limited 1916 First Edition First Printing Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 7 Inches E G O Beuttler 
Book of 24 full page B/w humorous illustrations,,all present as listed, 38 pages in overall clean condition just a few light occasional marks to blank margins, small closed tear to bl;ank margin of one page.. Book is complete but stitching of binding is loose. NO dustwrapper,outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on edges with some creasing, wear to rear board and a few small marks, cloth spine is worn with small losses top and bottom. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 68.00 GBP
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The Green Finch Cruise, F Claude Kempson
3 F Claude Kempson The Green Finch Cruise
London Edward Arnold 1909 First Edition First Printing Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches F Claude Kempson 
Excellent book on the author's sailing experiences with a little embellishment to give the anecdotes some extra humour. 205 pages plus 16 pages of adverts in overall clean condition just some browning to endpapers and light foxing to a few pages, neat former owners names on front endpaperand half title page, Many B/w illustrations by the author plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are a little marked, browned on the spine and worn to corners and top and bottom of spine, Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 59.00 GBP
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4 Giles Giles Number 8 Cartoon Annual
London Daily Express 1954 First Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 26 x 20 Cms Giles 
Giles annual number eight (eighth series) in extremely bright clean condition, not price clipped very slight lifting of laminate in places, very minor. A very very good copy. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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5 Giles Giles Number 9 Cartoon Annual
London Daily Express 1955 First Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 26 x 20 Cms Giles 
Giles annual number nine (ninth series) in extremely bright clean condition, not price clipped corners straight, book tight and sound. A truly very very good copy. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Four Years of War Time Wit and Humour in the Royal Signals ATS Intelligence Corps, Hugh Skillen
6 Hugh Skillen Four Years of War Time Wit and Humour in the Royal Signals ATS Intelligence Corps
Pinner UK Hugh Skillen 1993 0951519042 / 9780951519042 First Edition Gold Embossed Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches 
Privately printed this book has facsimile contributions from the Beaumanor Staff magazine 1941-1945 and the Woygian 1945-1949.The articles consist of wit and humour, poetry and essays with many cartoons and old photographs.813 pages, both book and dustwrapper are in very bright clean condition, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Stars Who Made the Halls a Hundred Years of English Humour Harmony and Hilarity, S Theodore Felstead
7 S Theodore Felstead Stars Who Made the Halls a Hundred Years of English Humour Harmony and Hilarity
London T Werner Laurie Ltd 1946 First Edition First Printing Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Signed by George Robey
Very informative book on the music halls and the artists who entertained there, 192 pages in bright clean condition, a little rippling to some pages, several old newspaper cuttings concerning music halls pasted onto endpapers, one is by A H Atkins and his signature is on half title page as it was his own copy of the book. On front endpaper is a handdrawn caricature by George Robey, one of the Music Hall stars and inscribed by him Good luck George Robey, underneath in A H Atkins hand is Presented to me by George at the Metropolitan. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are worn top and bottom of spine which is faded and spotted. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book especially with caricature and signatures SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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A Dustbin of Milligan or Concentrated Rubbish, Spike Milligan SIGNED
8 Spike Milligan SIGNED A Dustbin of Milligan or Concentrated Rubbish
London Dennis Dobson 1961 Reprint Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Spike Milligan Signed by Author
Third impression of this book of silly verses, written and illustrated by Spike Milligan, published December 1961. Contains 119 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed. Dustwrapper clean but background colour faded on spine tiny tear to top front , not price clipped, 10s 6d net . A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 115.00 GBP
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William McGonagall Meets George Gershwin, Spike Milligan SIGNED and Jack Hobbs
9 Spike Milligan SIGNED and Jack Hobbs William McGonagall Meets George Gershwin
London Michael Joseph 1988 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22 x 14 Cms Inscribed By Author
Very good copy of this book not price clipped and bright and clean. INSCRIBED ON HALF TITLE PAGE " Spike Milligan 1803 " PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL on request. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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10 Strube Cartoons from the Daily Express Fourth Series
London Express Newspapers 1930 First Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 25 Cms X18.5 Cms Strube 
Oblong format Strube's cartoons from 1930 in very good condition just little dusty and lightly foxed inside with slightly heavier foxing on first and last few pages. Minimal creasing (see image) DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL ON REQUEST. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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For Lawyers and Others, Theobold Mathew
11 Theobold Mathew For Lawyers and Others
London William Hodge and Company Ltd 1937 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Good Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Theobold Mathew 
Author's look at the law and the people involved with it, a mixture of history, biography and humour. 293 pages plus two pages of adverts, all in bright clean condition with line drawings by the author. Dustwrapper is worn on edges with some small tears and darkening to the spine. A pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Diverting History of John Gilpin, William Cowper
12 William Cowper The Diverting History of John Gilpin
London Chiswick Press Allen Lane 1952 First Limited Edition Card Covers Good Plus Good Card Covers with Jacket 11 x 8 Inches Ronald Searle Signed by Publisher
A beautifully illustrated book with humorous illustrations by Ronald Searle. 46 pages in bright clean condition just very slight browning to extreme edges of pages story in verse, large B/w illustrations on every page, light wear top and bottom of spine and marks on inner card covers where outer jacket has been glued at some time. Illustrated paper wrapper has closed split down centre with mark of old selotape on it, now repaired on the inside with clear inert tape, small losses top and bottom of spine.Loosly inserted in book is a folded printed card wishing good wishes for Christmas 1952 and New Year 1953 hand SIGNED by Allen Lane.Limited edition of 1600 copies. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of a beautifully illustrated book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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