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Australian Wit and Humour

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1 Clangers, Bloomers and Blunders Australian Style Produced in Association with Spastic Centres of South Australia
Macmillan 1984 0333380665 / 9780333380666 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Remainder mark top edge, unclipped jacket. ; Looks unread, paper tanning. Celebrities share embarrassing anecdotes. 250gms weight; Remainder; Cartoons; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
2 DIARY OF A DRAMA QUEEN Quotes Compiled by Juliet London
Sydney Random House Australia 1995 0091831253 / 9780091831257 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by O'Brien, Peter 
Gift inscription title page; Witty cartoons, quotes and illustrations, blank text, diary format for 1996. 280gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 7.00 AUD
3 Gillies & Company : Highlights from the Hilarious ABC TV Series : Cook, Dann, Ellis, Garner, Lewin, Press, Ramsey, Robertson, Ruehl and Watson
Melbourne Mandarin 1992 1863301631 / 9781863301633 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
194p, colour plates from show. Crease along spine edge front cover. ; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1984 0207147558 / 9780207147555 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Cook, Patirck 
Owner's name top corner of first page. ; Index of first lines, song lyrics but no music scores. Words to 'Happy Little Vegemites', 'Shaddap You Face' and old favourites 'Botany Bay' etc. 850gms weight; Cartoons; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 114 pages; Effy, penny pearce uk 
Price: 16.50 AUD
5 THE LIMERICK BOOK Over 1000 Hilarious, Rude and Politically Incorrect Limericks
Melbourne Hinkler Books Pty Ltd 2003 1741211654 / 9781741211658 Paperback Very Good 
Profile of Edwar Lear, new, bawdy and family. 600gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 444 pages 
Price: 21.25 AUD
Adelaide Seal Press 1977 0727002724 / 9780727002723 Paperback Very Good 
"Tells of her adventures and of the stories she heard about Australia past and present. " illustrated. First published as the 'Barcoo Salute'. 250 grams weight; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 180 pages 
Price: 9.00 AUD
7 Adams, Phillip THE UNSPEAKABLE ADAMS Forty Controversial and Popular Pieces
Melbourne Nelson 1977 0170051781 / 9780170051781 Mass Market Paperbac Good+ Illustrated by John Spooner 
Insect damage top edge of first 3 pages including title page. No crease to spine; 300gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo ; 224 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
8 Alderson, Maggie SHOE MONEY
Penguin 1998 0140279679 / 9780140279672 Paperback Very Good 
Polished pieces from premier writer and commentator, fashion, handbags, nothing to wear. 200gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 182 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
9 Below, Christian The Vedgymight History of Australia this is Not the Official Bicentennial history of Australia
Melbourne Hudson 1987 0949873071 / 9780949873071 Paperback New 
New copy of humorous treatment of Australia's history. 150gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 88 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
10 Black, John. Macklin, Michael & Puplick, Chris Up the Greasy Pole. a Year in the Life of Senator Frank Bragger
Australia Mandarin 1992 18603301437 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good- 
274p. Gift inscription fornt page, looks unread, paper browning. ; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
11 Blazey, Peter (Ed) The Secret Diary of Jeffrey Kennett Aged 45 1/4
Sydney Pan Books 1993 033027399x / 9780330273992 Mass Market Paperbac Very Good Illustrated by Peter Freeman 
Not yet a collector's item; 12mo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
12 Button, John ON THE LOOSE
Melbourne Text Publishing 1996 1875847359 / 9781875847358 First Edition Paperback Good 
Yellowed paper; No creases, 200gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
13 Buzo, Alex A Dictionary of The Almost Obvious
Text Publishing 1998 1875847421 / 9781875847426 Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper; No creases. Fun with words, language, pronunciation. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 232 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
14 Cashman, Richard 'Ave a Go Yer Mug! Australian Cricket Crowds from Larrikin to Ocker
Sydney Collins 1984 0002172879 / 9780002172875 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
192p, illustrated; 4to 
Price: 9.46 AUD
15 Cheers, Gordon (Ed) 101 Uses for Popes by 101 Australian and New Zealand Cartoonists
Victoria Writers Press 1986 0958934827 / 9780958934824 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
128p of cartoons featuring 'popes" drawn by Australian and New Zealand cartoonists whose portraits appear as a contents page. Oblong shape 5x7". Excellent condition.250gms weight; 24mo 
Price: 14.50 AUD
16 Chisholm, Alec H C J DENNIS HIS REMARKABLE CAREER Previoulsly Published Asthe Making of a Sentimental Bloke
Sydney Angus & Robertson Publishers 1976 0207134235 / 9780207134234 Paperback Very Good 
Illustrated, no creases, lovely copy. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 140 pages 
Price: 9.00 AUD
17 Clarke, John & Stevenson, Ross A Royal Commission Into the Australian Economy
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1991 1863731024 / 9781863731027 Trade Paperback Very Good Illustrated by Petty, Bruce 
134p script from the performance of A Royal Commission into the Australian Economy Belvoir St Theatre Sydney, march, 1991. Paper starting to yellow. ; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
18 Clarke, John & Stevenson, Ross The Games : Series II Sharing the Blame
Sydney ABC Books 2000 0733309593 / 9780733309595 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
Based on the TV comedy series about the Sydney Olympic Games 280p. Crease to front cover near spine; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
19 Cooke Kaz Beyond a Joke : an Anti-Bicentenary Cartoon Book. Compiled by Kaz Cooke
Melbourne Mcphee Gribble/Penguin Books 1988 0140113207 / 9780140113204 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
146p, cartoons from Australia's finest on the anti-Bicentenary theme - wide range of issues tackled. ; 8vo 
Price: 17.50 AUD
20 Cooke, Kaz Get Another Grip
Melbourne Text Publishing 1998 1875847669 / 9781875847662 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
258p, covered in adhesive plastic. ; 8vo 
Price: 9.00 AUD

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