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American Cornball: A Laffopedic Guide to the Formerly Funny
Christopher Miller.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062225177.  Daedalus Item Code: 62881
 
The author of The Cardboard Universe and Sudden Noises from Inanimate Objects, Christopher Miller here takes us on a hilarious romp through what used to pass for comedy—from hiccups and ... (Read More)
 
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Ask the Past: Pertinent and Impertinent Advice from Yesteryear
Elizabeth P. Archibald.
Publisher: Square Peg.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224101240.  Daedalus Item Code: 64303
 
Want to know how to garden with lobsters, circa 1777? Or how to make oneself invisible (c. 1560), impress girls (c. 1538), or belch politely (c. 1640)? Chock-full of advice that has stood the test of ... (Read More)
 
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Asking for Your Opinion Mini Notepad
Anne Taintor.
Publisher: Anne Taintor.   Format: journal.
UPC: 823398443491.  Daedalus Item Code: 66279
 
Pulling a golden-brown pie from the oven, the red-headed kitchen goddess on this notepad needs no help; "funny ... I don't recall asking for your opinion," she snips (though she might not be talking ... (Read More)
 
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Bazooka Joe and His Gang: 60th-Anniversary Collection
Jeff Shepherd, ed. Talley Morse, preface. Nancy Morse & Kirk Taylor, intro. Len Brown, R. Sikoryak & Bhob Stewart, essays. Jay Lynch, afterword.
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781419706325.  Daedalus Item Code: 54485
 
A fixture in many of our childhoods, Bazooka Joe was the creation of pop culture entrepreneur Woody Gelman and artist Wesley Morse, a specialist in salacious drawings. This history of the iconic ... (Read More)
 
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014
Daniel Handler, ed. Lemony Snicket, intro.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544129665.  Daedalus Item Code: 54415
 
Though founding series editor Dave Eggers has left the building—so far as The Best American Nonrequired Reading is concerned, anyway—he has put the enormously popular series in the capable ... (Read More)
 
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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
Trevor Noah.
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780399588174.  Daedalus Item Code: 79117
 
(Named a Best Book of 2016 by Esquire, Newsday, and NPR, as well as by New York Times book critic Michiko Kakutani) His unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the ... (Read More)
 
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Brick Shakespeare: Four Tragedies and Four Comedies (2 Vols.)
John McCann. Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas, ed.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: 2 vols..
ISBN: 9781629145273.  Daedalus Item Code: 63999
 
Somehow, the bloody deeds of Macbeth, the heartbreaking finale of Romeo and Juliet, the assassination of Julius Caesar, and the pile of dead royals at the close of Hamlet ... (Read More)
 
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The Burglar Caught by a Skeleton: And Other Singular Tales from the Victorian Press
Jeremy Clay.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781848316003.  Daedalus Item Code: 64752
 
"Holidaymaker Fights Off African Lion in Welsh Hotel Room." "Man Swallows Mouse and Dies." "Wife Driven Mad by Husband Tickling Feet." "Pallbearer Killed by Coffin in Graveyard." "Liberals Eat Dog." ... (Read More)
 
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Butter My Butt and Call Me a Biscuit and You're the Butter on My Biscuit!: And Other Country Sayings, Say-Sos, Hoots, and Hollers
Allan Zullo & Gene Cheek.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781449430177.  Daedalus Item Code: 70873
 
Packed with hundreds of endearing, amusing, surprisingly clear-sighted samples of well-slung metaphor and tasty wit, this double-sized helping of country wisdom is a sure cure for an overload of ... (Read More)
 
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Bye Bye Birdie
Shirley Hughes.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224080750.  Daedalus Item Code: 63656
 
Taking a break from her children's stories about Alfie, two-time Kate Greenaway Medal winner Shirley Hughes created this surreal, wordless 2009 graphic novel. When a dapper fellow marries a ... (Read More)
 
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Call Me Cat Lady 2017 Wall Calendar

Publisher: Sourcebooks.   Format: calender.
ISBN: 9781492636298.  Daedalus Item Code: 65700
 
They may be the next generation of "cat lady," but these young women don't mind admitting that their true "significant other" is furry and purry. Each of the feline-and-female photos in this wall ... (Read More)
 
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A Celebration of the Household: The Classic Guide to Running Your Home
L.G. Abell.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620877142.  Daedalus Item Code: 52124
 
Any parent knows that keeping a household in order is no easy task, nor has it ever been.More than a century ago, L.G. Abell compiled a manual with hundreds of household tips, skills, advice, and ... (Read More)
 
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