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Survival of the Dumbest

By: Anderson, Wil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM13

ISBN: 1741664973

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 370gms, 258pgs. In this book, Wil Anderson turns his sharp gaze and wicked wit to the stupid, strange and perplexing quanderies of popular culture. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask u... View more info

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Great Aussie Pub Crawl, The

By: Baglin, Douglass; Austin, Yvonne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Child & Associates Publishing Pty Ltd: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST97

ISBN: 0867770376

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 860g, 127pgs, photographs on endpapers. Presents a smorgasbord of Australian pubs, including the old, the new, the quaint, the grand, the ugly, the beautiful, the bizarre, and the commonplace. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Real Mrs. Brown, The: The Brendan O'Carroll Story

By: Beacom, Brian

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK319

ISBN: 144475453X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 448gms, 295pgs. This is the magical story of how a loveable Irishman with a wig and a wit as caustic as battery acid surprised everyone - most of all himself - by becoming one of the best-loved comedians in the world. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a very small pen mark to the bottom edge of pages and a large pen mark to the inside back of the front cover, otherwise n... View more info

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Aches and Pains

By: Binchy, Maeve

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Orion Books Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000293

ISBN: 0752825186

Condition: Very Good


Softcover book, first edition, 79pp, weighs 96gms. Maeve Binchy's wonderful mixture of humour, common sense, and anecdote will advise on everything from baring your body, elastic stockings and giving up drink to cheering things about chest pains. When this book was originally published all royalties went to the Arthritis Research Campaign. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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No Tern Unstoned: Musings at Breakfast

By: Bowden, Tim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM14

ISBN: 0733314449

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 274gms, 232pgs. This is a wonderfully entertaining collection of Tim Bowden's wry observations of the world around him, past and present. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't ... View more info

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My Booky Wook

By: Brand, Russell

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK291

ISBN: 0340936177

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 314gms, 405 pages. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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7.56 Report, The

By: Clarke, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM43

ISBN: 1921145692

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 268gms, 175 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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World According to Clarkson, The

By: Clarkson, Jeremy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM31

ISBN: 0141017899

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 344gms, 327 pages. Less a manifesto for living and more a road map to modern life, this is one of the funniest books you'll ever read. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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What About the Workers?

By: Cohen, Barry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM9

ISBN: 1864488611

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 200gms, 211 pages. In this collection the bestselling author of Life with Gough taps a rich vein of larrikin humour about the workplace- the antics of wage slaves and bosses, wharfies and industrial relations lawyers, miners and shop stewards. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item an... View more info

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Pick of Punch

By: Coren, Alan (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hutchinson Publishing: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM12

ISBN: 0914658X

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, under 1kg, 191pgs. A gloriously funny celebration of a great comic art, and a pick of all the 'punches' ever published; over 500 cartoons. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear and discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your loo... View more info

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Vet in the Paddock

By: Dawson, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, England, W.H. Allen & Co. Ltd.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM2

ISBN: 0352301848

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Edition, 75gms, 141 pages. Vet in the Paddock is the third collection of hilarious stories from David Dawson's veterinary practice. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout and some internal spinal damage, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're l... View more info

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How to Rule the World: The Essential Handbook for Aspiring Dictators

By: De Guillaume, Andre

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW, Allen & Unwin: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HUM16

ISBN: 1741147069

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 244g, 140pgs. Simple, direct and delightfully unprincipled, 'How to Rule the World' contains tales of global power-mongering from every age and every endeavour. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books ... View more info

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Great Aussie Yarns

By: Fahey, Warren; and Lalor, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST122

ISBN: 0732285097

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 648gms, 432 pages. In this book, two authors who are authorities on subjects close to the Australian heart bring together yarns of the kind that have tickled the Aussie fancy for generations. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is some minor soiling to the top of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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More Spike Milligan Letters

By: Farnes, Norma (ed); and Milligan, Spike

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Penguin Books: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HUM29

ISBN: 0140081631

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 236gms, 214 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Desperate Husbands

By: Glover, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HUM36

ISBN: 0732282500

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 194gms, 258 pages. This book lifts the lid of so-called normal family life and reveals its soulful, hilarious absurdity. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Book is signed by author on title page with inscription. Cover shows some mild creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Your Easy Guide to Humorous After-Dinner Speaking

By: Gray, Malcolm

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Information Australia: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HUM42

ISBN: 1863501738

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 148gms, 96 pages. If you wish to be an interesting speaker who has the audience queuing up for your business card, read this book. The secrets of humorous after-dinner speaking are here. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Michael Moore is a Big Fat Stupid White Man

By: Hardy, David T.; Clarke, Jason

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POLUSA7

ISBN: 0060763957

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 416g, 246pgs. Michael Moore's outspoken antics have inspired the authors to dish it back to this fervent prophet of the far left, turning a careful eye on Moore's use of camera tricks and publicity ploys to present his own version of the truth. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more th... View more info

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Cops, Crooks and Catastrophes: The Police As You Have Never Seen Them Before

By: Hardy-Rix, Shirley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Law Printer: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU63

ISBN: 0724184465

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 264g, 150 pages. Over 60 true stories gently reveal thos little incidents that make cops, crooks, the judiciary and the press humorously human. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows light fading and soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Let Sleeping Vets Lie

By: Herriot, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Pan Books Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK91

ISBN: 0330241567

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Pan Books Edition, 125gms, 251 pages. By the same author If Only they could Talk; It Shouldn't happen to a vet; All Creatures Great and Small. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout, previous bookseller's stamp on first page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Vet in a Spin

By: Herriot, James

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Pan Books Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK90

ISBN: 0330255320

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Pan Books Edition, 100gms, 224 pages. By the same author If Only they could Talk; It Shouldn't happen to a vet; All Creatures Great and Small. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info