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The Ralph Steadman Book of Dogs
Ralph Steadman.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547534251.  Daedalus Item Code: 34129
 
Who better than Ralph Steadman—not only the favorite illustrator of Hunter S. Thompson, but also the creator of the distinctive labels for Flying Dog Brewery, and a longtime dog lover—to give us a ... (Read More)
 
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Rogerson's Book of Numbers: The Culture of Numbers—From 1,001 Nights to the Seven Wonders of the World
Barnaby Rogerson.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781250058836.  Daedalus Item Code: 70060
 
Commerce and science aside, numbers have always been fascinating and essential to civilizations and societies all over the world; indeed some of our most profound symbols and expressions are ... (Read More)
 
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Rubes Cow Tipping Mega Mini Kit
Leigh Rubin, illus.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: .
ISBN: 9780762440085.  Daedalus Item Code: 66250
 
Rural pranksters have been bragging about their cow-tipping adventures (with varying degrees of credibility) for almost as long as there have been cows. You too can go cow-tipping like an udder fool ... (Read More)
 
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Rudegami: Taking Perverse Pleasure from Impure Origami: Includes 40 Pieces of Origami Paper
Oliver Zachary.
Publisher: Dog 'N' Bone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780957140974.  Daedalus Item Code: 50794
 
Liven up your next party—or simply amuse your more puerile friends—with this collection of, shall we say, unexpected origami patterns. Here are 18 designs and variations to subvert and ... (Read More)
 
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The Smartest Book in the World: A Lexicon of Literacy, A Rancorous Reportage, A Concise Curriculum of Cool
Greg Proops. Jennifer Canaga, illus.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476747040.  Daedalus Item Code: 64581
 
Best known for appearing on the improv comedy show Whose Line Is It Anyway? and for his award-winning podcast The Smartest Man in the World, Greg Proops is also a fountain of historical ... (Read More)
 
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So You Think You're Irish: Hundreds of Questions on Everything Irish from James Joyce to the Blarney Stone
Margaret Kelleher.
Publisher: Castle Books.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780785831778.  Daedalus Item Code: 64608
 
Call yourself Irish, do ya? Well then, do you know who Ireland's first canonized saint was? Or what Smiling Murphies are? What would you call the early Irish runic alphabet? Which Irish-American ... (Read More)
 
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So, Anyway...
John Cleese.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385348249.  Daedalus Item Code: 70699
 
The preternaturally storklike John Cleese was just days away from graduating from Cambridge and setting off on a law career when he was visited by two BBC executives, who offered him a job writing ... (Read More)
 
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Still Foolin' 'Em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys?
Billy Crystal.
Publisher: Henry Holt.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805098204.  Daedalus Item Code: 38931
 
Just like 77 million of his fellow baby boomers, Billy Crystal is turning 65—and he’s not happy about it. With his trademark wit and warmth, he outlines the absurdities and challenges that come with ... (Read More)
 
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Terrible Tricks Activity Box: Perform Foolsome Pranks with Devious Devices!
Roald Dahl. Quentin Blake, illus.
Publisher: Top That!.   Format: book & toy.
ISBN: 9781782446552.  Daedalus Item Code: 70157
 
Fans of Roald Dahl know he himself was a fan of silly practical jokes and grossly funny gags, hence this mischievous activity set for youngsters 7 and up. It features a 24-page booklet explaining how ... (Read More)
 
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Tiny Hats on Cats: Because Every Cat Deserves to Feel Fancy
Adam Ellis.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781455558131.  Daedalus Item Code: 59563
 
An online illustrator at BuzzFeed.com as well as an artist and blogger, Adam Ellis was inspired one day by his three-legged rescue cat Maxwell and a surplus of construction paper. Since then he has ... (Read More)
 
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Typewriter: The History, the Machine, the Writers
Tony Allan.
Publisher: Shelter Harbor Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781627950343.  Daedalus Item Code: 59518
 
Now that typewriters have been replaced by computers in the workplace, at home, and even in writers' studies, a strange thing is happening: typewriters have been staging a comeback, as a new ... (Read More)
 
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Use This Book!: The Only Book You'll Ever Need
Melissa Heckscher.
Publisher: Quirk.   Format: spiral.
ISBN: 9781594740978.  Daedalus Item Code: 64818
 
It's been called the Swiss army knife of books. Chockfull of tools, charts, rulers, gadgets, form letters, and more, Use This Book! can be employed in thousands of everyday situations. Here ... (Read More)
 
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