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Dinkum Oil.  A Volume of Original Australian Wit and Humour, "The Twinkler" [aka Fredk. J. Mills]
1 "The Twinkler" [aka Fredk. J. Mills] Dinkum Oil. A Volume of Original Australian Wit and Humour
Melbourne Melville & Mullen No DateCirca 1918 7th Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ Condition. Pages tanned and a little brittle [common for war quality paper] Some chipping to yapp edges. Previous owner's name to preliminary pages. Uncommon title. 127 pages Published in aid of the Returned Sailors' and Soldiers' Association. ID125810 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Yours for Decency: the Campaign to Clothe Naked Animals, Abel, Alan
2 Abel, Alan Yours for Decency: the Campaign to Clothe Naked Animals
London Elek Books 1966 Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has closed tear to the upper rear panel and some small chips to the upper edge. 139 pages The hilarious recounting of a classic hoax which started in 1959 and lasted 6 years. How Alan Arbel hoodwinked the American public into believing that there was a Society to clothe animals in the name of decency! ID211352 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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3 ADAMS, Phillip The Inflammable Adams
Melbourne Thomas Nelson Australia 1983 017006316X / 9780170063166 Paperback 
Very Good, Illustrations by Chris Grosz. Octavo Size. Foreword by Justice Michael Kirby [viii]232pages. ID243661 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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4 Allen, Woody Without Feathers
New York Random House 0394497430 / 9780394497433 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 210 pages An assortment of Allen's humour - plays, early essays and fantasies. ID260321 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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5 Arnebeck, Bob Proust's Last Beer: A History of Curious Demises
Middlesex, UK Penguin 1980 0140050221 / 9780140050226 Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Black & white illustrations by Allen Appel. 144 pages Rich and poor, famous and not, are revealed in their final moments. ID262942 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America, Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald
6 Atkinson, Alex & Searle, Ronald USA For Beginners By Rocking-Chair Across America
London Perpetua Books 1959 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Fair-Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price-clipped DJ is age-toned at spine and folds, with edgewear and some loss to lower front edge. Illustrated in black & white by the wonderful Ronald Searle. 111 pages A fantastic Grand Tour of America with some startling sidelights on the American character. ID296048 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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All the World's A Globe or From Lemur to Cosmonaut, Barlow, Patrick
7 Barlow, Patrick All the World's A Globe or From Lemur to Cosmonaut
London Methuen 1987 0413590704 / 9780413590701 1st Edition Hardcover 
Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. 174 pages Desmond Olivier Dingle's Concise History of the Human Race from the earliest times to 1987. ID224031 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Opera According To Bartalini . A Book of Doggerel Libretti & Comical Illustrati, Bartalini, Gualtiero
8 Bartalini, Gualtiero The Opera According To Bartalini . A Book of Doggerel Libretti & Comical Illustrati
San Francisco Pomegranate Artbooks 1994 1566409942 / 9781566409940 Softcover 
Oblong Quarto Size [approx 30cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Wraps. Full page colour illustrations by the author. 127 pages ID286212 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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9 Baxter, Glen The Billiard Table Murders A Gladys Babbington Morton Mystery
London Bloomsbury Publishing 1990 074750749X / 9780747507499 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 246 pages ID271754 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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10 Bissell, Richard You Can Always Tell a Harvard Man
New York McGraw-Hill Publishing Company 1962 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Quarter cloth boards. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Some light foxing. 282 pages A book that trims the ivy and chips the ivory from the hallowed halls of Harvard University. ID264165 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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11 Blue, Lionel Rabbi Bolts from the Blue
London Hodder & Stoughton 1986 0340370785 / 9780340370780 2nd Impression Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). 159 pages ID241229 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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12 Bowles, Colin Flying Blind
Melbourne Melbourne Hutchinson Australia 1986 0091573807 / 9780091573805 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 250 pages ID231285 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Little Book of Immorals, Bowles, Colin
13 Bowles, Colin The Little Book of Immorals
London Harper Collins Publishers 1996 0006388035 / 9780006388036 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. A collection of Tales to give you a good laugh. 101 pages ID192545 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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14 Breathed, Berke Tales Too Ticklish to Tell Bloom County
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1988 0316107352 / 9780316107358 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some marking to rear cover. Illustrated with colour and black and white cartoon strips. 122 pages With an Introduction by " Mikhail Gorbachev". ID254103 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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A Land of Sweeping Planes, Browne, Peter
15 Browne, Peter A Land of Sweeping Planes
Broken Hill Published by Author 1992 1st Edition Softcover 
Oblong Octavo Size [approx 12x 21cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. approx 46 pages Bush themed Humour. ID292295 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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16 Ceilan, Cynthia Thinning the Herd: Tales of the Weirdly Departed
Sydney Pan Macmillan Australia 2007 0330423851 / 9780330423854 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 307 pages An irreverent compendium of accidental deaths! ID247017 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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17 Chase, Clifford Winkie
London Hodder & Stoughton 2006 0340924551 / 9780340924556 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. FFEP has a tear to leading edge. 240 pages ID255921 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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18 Coren, Alan (Editor) Pick of Punch 1978
London Hutchinson 1978 0091345707 / 9780091345709 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 192pages ID160488 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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19 Cosby, Bill Time Flies
New York Doubleday 1987 0385240406 / 9780385240406 1st Edition Hardbound 
Octavo size,. Very Good condition in Very Good DJ, now protected. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 176 pages ID250844 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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20 Dame Edna Everage Dame Edna's Coffee Table Book. A guide to gracious living and the finer things of life
London Sphere Books Ltd 1974 0722133820 / 9780722133828 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Good+ Condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Some scattered foxing. 112 pages ID156052 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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