Humour

Humour

Humour

Humour

Giggles galore with our humour books on jokes, limericks, comedy and comedians of all eras.

 

1 - 2 - 3
Number: 76
Page 2 of 3
LINLEY SAMBOURNE: Illustrator and Punch Cartoonist
LEONEE ORMOND    Book Number: 86627
Published price: £30
Bibliophile price: £12.00
Product format: Paperback

=
For more than 40 years, Linley Sambourne had been a draughtsman for the comic magazine Punch, rising to the position of 'First Cartoonist' in his final decade until his death in 1910. A natural hu...
CATS
ILLUS BY JENNY MACKENDRICK    Book Number: 86736
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £3.25
Product format: Paperback

=
Cats think they are gods, and come in all different colours, and all different sizes. Always asleep and always awake, they are creatures of habit, immune to discipline, territorial, forgetful, har...
COMEDY IN TRAGEDY
OFFSHOOT    Book Number: 86739
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £1.25
Product format: Paperback

=
Match the quotes with their modern translation, Sudoku, how will Iago find Desdemona's handkerchief in the maze? Which ones die a tragic death? Answer: Romeo, Macbeth, Brutus, Othello, Hamlet, An...
BARREL FEVER: Stories and Essays
DAVID SEDARIS    Book Number: 86558
Published price: $16.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

=
In David Sedaris's world, no cow is sacred. Here is a rollicking tour through the American Zeitgeist. A man who is loved too much flees the heavyweight champion of the world. A teenage suicide tr...
DRESS YOUR FAMILY IN CORDUROY AND DENIM
DAVID SEDARIS    Book Number: 86567
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
Sedaris plays in the snow with his sisters, goes on vacation with his family, gets jobs selling drinks, attends his brother's wedding, mops his sister's floor, gives directions to a lost traveller,...
ENID BLYTON, FIVE GIVE UP THE BOOZE
BRUNO VINCENT    Book Number: 86830
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £2.75
Product format: Hardback

=
Enid Blyton for grown ups, we are thrilled to have two more in this very collectable series. It has all spiralled so terribly out of control. They felt betrayed by themselves. After all, they we...
50 FINEST POOS
THOMAS BARDELL    Book Number: 87023
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Hardback

=
The Bristol Stool Chart was a revolutionary medical guide, but author Thomas Bardell was never entirely satisfied with their attempt to pigeon-hole his poo into a mere seven types or so. Over the ...
STRONG BOX: Thirty Portraits of Roy Strong Signed & Numbered
JOHN SWANNELL    Book Number: 86881
Published price: £80
Bibliophile price: £13.00
Product format: Hardback

=
Magnificently presented in a 10½" x 11" navy linen-covered strong box is a clothbound book with tipped-in illustration to the front of a SIGNED limited edition of 250 numbered copies of a rather ex...
DID ANYONE ELSE SEE THAT COMING?
EDITED BY IAIN HOLLINGSHEAD    Book Number: 87141
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

=
"Sir - how can I distinguish fake reports about fake news from real reports about fake news?" "Sir - Donald Trump: perhaps best described as 'a bull in search of a china shop'." In these uncertai...
HAS THE WORLD GONE COMPLETELY MAD?
EDITED BY IAIN HOLLINGSHEAD    Book Number: 87144
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

=
"Sir - yet again I note an adjective in the wrong place: 'Lightweight men's summer trousers'." "Sir - God may have many characteristics attributed to Him by Stephen Fry, but He is nowhere near as ...
SHAKE CATS LICK CATS
CARLI DAVIDSON    Book Number: 87154
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Hardback

=
Close observers of our magnificent moggies will notice that when they shake their heads rather violently from side to side to shake off droplets of water (used here by the photographer for effect) ...
STOP THE WORLD, I WANT TO GET OFF
EDITED BY IAIN HOLLINGSHEAD    Book Number: 87157
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

=
Letter writers to The Daily Telegraph have once again provided their own refreshing take on events, whether comparing freedom of movement in the EU to a traffic jam in a Waitrose car park, or renou...
TELLING TAILS: Animal Letters to the Telegraph
EDITED BY IAIN HOLLINGSHEAD    Book Number: 87158
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

=
"Sir - if a dog that chases a cat can get a 'dogbo', what about a cat that kills a bird?" "Sir - I give my used Telegraphs to a hedgehog sanctuary to be used as bedding. Apparently they are far su...
PEANUTS FOR THE SOUL
CHARLES M. SCHULZ    Book Number: 87269
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Hardback

=
Snoopy and the kids of Peanuts know a thing about how tough life can be, but with a philosophical approach to the trials and tribulations of growing up, from not being able to talk to the girl you ...
PORTUGUESE IRREGULAR VERBS
ALEXANDER MCCALL SMITH    Book Number: 86907
Published price: $13.95
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Paperback

=
One of the brilliant light-footed comic novels from the author of the No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency. Welcome to the insane and rarefied world of Professor Dr Moritz-Maria von Igelfeld of the Insti...
CARRY ON COWBOY DVD
DIRECTED BY GERALD THOMAS    Book Number: 87303
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Unknown

=
Sid James is on top form as the Rumpo Kid, an outlaw who shakes up the sleepy residents of Stodge City. Kenneth Williams is the puritanical judge, and Jim Dale plays Marshall P. Knutt, a hapless p...
CARRY ON NURSE DVD
DIRECTED BY GERALD THOMAS    Book Number: 87304
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Unknown

=
Hattie Jacques is the infamous Matron doing battle with the patients in this famous Carry On film starring Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey, Leslie Phillips and Joan Sims as the bewildered Nurse Daw...
DAD'S ARMY THE MOVIE DVD
JIMMY PERRY & DAVID CROFT    Book Number: 87305
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Unknown

=
Captain Mainwaring and his merry men create comedy mayhem when they go on manoeuvres with other military companies under the eyes of a real Major-General. The result is disaster after disaster. A...
OOH... YOU ARE AWFUL! DVD
DIRECTED BY CLIFF OWEN    Book Number: 87310
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Unknown

=
Comedy conman Dick Emery, after cheating the Mafia out of a fortune, trusts his partner to stash the loot in a Swiss bank. As the number of the account is tattooed on the rear of one of his girlfr...
TERRY & JUNE: The Complete First Series DVD
Unknown    Book Number: 87311
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Unknown

=
Originally transmitted from the end of October to the end of November 1979, for millions of TV viewers Terry Scott and June Whitfield became synonymous with the happily married, middle aged suburba...
NO MOOS IS GOOD MOOS: The Herald Diary
KEN SMITH    Book Number: 87338
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
A companion to two others in the series, here is the 2018 selection to tickle your funny bone from The Herald newspapers daily 'Diary' column. The antics of politicians, celebrities, sporting icon...
THAT'S THE SEALIEST THING I'VE READ: The Herald Diary
KEN SMITH    Book Number: 87339
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Paperback

=
A lovely laughing seal graces the cover of this smashing collection of Scottish banter. In politics, parties kept losing their leaders, some voted for Brexit, and Donald Trump flew in to give Scot...
SOMEBUNNY LOVES YOU: The Herald Diary
KEN SMITH    Book Number: 87340
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
The Herald newspaper has had a lot to laugh about and its readers' stories are printed in the daily 'Diary' column. Here are the best, with three volumes available to collect. In this volume we c...
HOW TO BE COOL
THOMAS W. HODGKINSON    Book Number: 87341
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Paperback

=
'150 Essential Idols, Ideals And Other Cool S***' is the sub-title of this multi biography of public figures from William Blake (1757-1827) and Coco Chanel (1883-1971), Charlie Parker (1920-55), Ni...
HOW TO SOUND CULTURED
THOMAS W. HODGKINSON    Book Number: 87342
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

=
Master 250 names that intellectuals drop over conversation and never be caught out with how to pronounce Borgesian or mistake your Rimbaud for Rambo. Become an overnight king of high culture enjoy...
MR KEY'S SHORTER POTTED BRIEF, BRIEF LIVES
FRANK KEY    Book Number: 87346
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Hardback

=
The surreal humourist on the Dabbler website has selected 500 or so people with something interestingly odd about them - kings and peasants, authors and actors, great statesmen and humble nobodies....
POKE IN THE EYE (WITH A SHARP STICK)
EDITED BY GRAHAM MCCANN    Book Number: 87349
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Hardback

=
The Secret Policeman's Ball needs no introduction: in 1976 John Cleese assembled some of his friends to put on a show for Amnesty International, and a new comic event was born. The friends include...
RABBIT WARREN PEACE
BLACK AND WHITE PUBLISHING    Book Number: 87350
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Hardback

=
A brand new retelling of Leo Tolstoy's classic War and Peace but with rabbits! Meet Natasha, Pierre, Prince Andrei, Nikolai Rostov, Princess Maria Bolkonskaya and other very cute bunnies with thei...
HERALD DIARY: Set of Three
KEN SMITH    Book Number: 87475
Published price: £29.97
Bibliophile price: £8.50
Product format: Paperback

=
Set includes: The Herald Diary: Somebunny Loves You, That's The Sealiest Thing I've Read and No Moos Is Good Moos. Buy all three softbacks and save even more.
PEOPLE LIKE US
SASHA GUSOV & AMANDA RENSHAW    Book Number: 87370
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

=
This candid-camera collection of photos from round the world covers just about every important aspect of life: eating, sleeping, texting, shopping, dressing, undressing, sunbathing, ogling, changin...
1 - 2 - 3
Number: 76
Page 2 of 3