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All The Trouble In The World

By: P. J. O'ROURKE [signed]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: zp11


Attacking fashionable worries-- all those terrible problems that are constantly on our minds and in the news, but about which most of us have no real clue-- the bestselling author of Parliament of Whores crisscrosses the globe in search of answers to today's most vexing dilemmas. His subtitles to the chapters are excellent. Overpopulation: Just enough of me, way too much of you. He helps you realize it's not population density that's a problem, it's lack of freedom and r... View more info

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Helen Kirby - Filly - 1st Edition

By: KIRBY, HELEN

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: hk02


1938, 1st edition. A story, in verse, about a horse. Wonderfully illustrated. A witty satire of the great depression, and a rebuke of capitalism from a socialist viewpoint. Approx. 8x11 inches, in very good condition. View more info

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I Made My Bed

By: Rube GOLDBERG [signed], Kathy O'Farrell, pseud.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Company: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: rg15


Rube Goldberg inscription tipped in. View more info

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The Gay Illiterate

By: Parsons, Louella O.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran: 1944

Inscription: Signed by Louella Parsons

Seller ID: nmr15


This book is square, sharp, clean, and tight. Dust jacket lightly chipped at some edges. Signed only on the ffe. View more info

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The Groucho Letters

By: Groucho MARX [inscribed]

Price: $750.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: mu184


A nice tight, bright, clean, and square copy in a dust jacket with some shallow edge tears. Presentable. Laid in, a photograph from 1967 of Groucho, the dedicatee, Al Kilgore, and an unknown man unwrapping a cigar. The letters are to and from comics, corporations, children, presidents, and even his daughter's boyfriend. Groucho swapping photos with T. S. Eliot ("I had no idea you were so handsome!"); advising his son on courting a rich dame ("Don't come out ... View more info

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The Lonely Guy's Book of Life

By: Friedman, Bruce Jay

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1978

Inscription: Inscribed By Bruce Jay Friedman

Seller ID: bjf15


Basis for the 1984 Movie 'The Lonely Guy' starring Steve Martin. If you're a Lonely Guy, says author Bruce Jay Friedman, take heart: There are millions of people just like you out there. Unfortunately, your chances of meeting any of the really attractive ones are slim. "The Lonely Guy's Book of Life" is Friedman's classic manual on handling undesired solitude. Some of his tips (and remember, a woman also can be a Lonely Guy): - Your apartment: The worst view you... View more info