Frederick Fell Inc., 1946. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. PRESENTATION COPY SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo. Very good in brick red cloth with gilt title to front baorda nd gilt and black title to spine. Slight bumping to spine ends. Author's inscription to front free end page. Light browning to end pages. Pages yellowed. Illustrations throughout. 336 pages. Humor. HUM1/5250. Very Good.
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New York: Nut Shell Publishing Co., 1901. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in brown pebbled cloth with gilt lettering and design. Wear at spine extremites and along rear hinge; corners a bit bumped. Chipping to edge of front free end page. Light foxing throughout though text remains clean and bright. Black and white illustrations throughout. Humor. HUMOUR01/012800. Very Good.
London: Gryphon Books Ltd., 1948. Paperback. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated wrappers with black title to front panel. Rubbing to spine and edges of wrappers. Very light soiling to rear wrapper. Filled with cartoons which were originally printed in the Daily Express. Clean interior. 64 pages. HUM/063009. Very Good.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1957. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Yellow cloth backed, red paper covered boards with black title to spine. Minor fading to edges of boards and spine ends. Spine slightly rolled. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Red and yellow dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Red portion of dust jacket is heavily faded, especially on spine. Chipping to edges of dust jacket. Index, 387 pages. HUM/071811. Very Good in Very Good- DJ.
New York: Horace Liveright, Inc., . Hardcover. First edition. Satirical pieces by a humorist associated with the Algonquin Round Table and longtime contributor to The New Yorker. Black cloth titled in white on the spine and front cover. Lettering on the spine partially flaked, otherwise uncommonly bright without dust jacket. 285 pages. HUM/101916. Near Fine.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950. Hardcover. 4to. Very good. Black cloth backed yellow paper covered boards with yellow title to spine. Minor rubbing and edge wear to exterior. Minor foxing to first and last few pages. Slight musty smell. Grey illustrated dust jacket with black and pink title to front panel and pink title to spine panel. Wear to dust jacket includes minor fading to spine, chipping and creasing to edges and a 1" open tear to head of spine. Compilation of cartoons. Humor. HUM/6282. Very Good / Very Good.
London: Published at the Office, 1883. Hardcover. Good in 3/4 leather and marbled boards. 4to. Leather-loss to spine. Front board nearly detached. Tape across bottom of spine and onto boards. Foxing to first and last few pages. Text remains bright with wonderful illustrations throughout. 312 pages. Humor. HUM1/4232. Good.
London: At The Office, 1866. Hardcover. 4to. Very good in 3/4 green leather and black cloth covered boards. 5 raised bands to spine as well as gilt title. Minor rubbing to boards and minor bumping to corners. 3 i nch closed tear to edge of title page. Sporadic foxing and browning throughout though mostly to the margins so text remains clean and bright. Illustrations throughout. Marbled end pages. 266 pages. Humor. HUM2/2012. Very Good.
New York: Gramercy Publishing, 1984. Hardcover. Very good+ in Very good red yellow and blue dust jacket. One small closed tear and one tiny open tear to top edge of front panel. Long inscription from Youngman on endpaper, "To Shel: I'm the only one in the world capable of telling these jokes right, and you are the only one capable of repeating them right. My career would never have gotten off the ground without you. Thanks. Your pal, Henny." Else is clean and bright. 127 pages. Humor. HUM108271. Very Good +.