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Brass Tacks: Capsule
                                        Optimism (1910) First Edition –
                                        by William Crosbie Hunter The
                                        Reilly Britton Co, Chicago
Brass Tacks:
                                        Capsule Optimism (1910) First
                                        Edition – by William Crosbie
                                        Hunter The Reilly Britton Co,
                                        ChicagoBrass Tacks:
                                        Capsule Optimism (1910) First
                                        Edition – by William Crosbie
                                        Hunter The Reilly Britton Co,
                                        ChicagoBrass Tacks:
                                        Capsule Optimism (1910) First
                                        Edition – by William Crosbie
                                        Hunter The Reilly Britton Co,
                                        Chicago










Brass Tacks: Capsule Optimism (1910) First Edition – by William Crosbie Hunter
The Reilly & Britton Co, Chicago

This is a rare and hard to find original edition. Brass Tacks was written by Col Wm C. Hunter and published back in 1910.

Early 20th century collections of wise sayings. Book of idioms, sayings, and observations on human behavior. Good Results Always Follow Honest Earnest Persistent Efforts, Not More Than forty per cent of the boarding houses serve prunes, beware of the man who does not like children, dogs, music and laughter, etc.

Green cloth with black lettering and gilt tacks.
 
Condition of the book is Near Fine; very slightly bumped corners.  Approx. 6.25" by 4.75" Attractive and important book.

Item #boc10070 $55.00


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American Wit and Humor By
                                        One Hundred of America's Leading
                                        Humorists Published by The
                                        Review of Reviews Co., New York
                                        (1907)
American Wit and
                                        Humor By One Hundred of
                                        America's Leading Humorists
                                        Published by The Review of
                                        Reviews Co., New York (1907)American Wit and
                                        Humor By One Hundred of
                                        America's Leading Humorists
                                        Published by The Review of
                                        Reviews Co., New York (1907)American Wit and
                                        Humor By One Hundred of
                                        America's Leading Humorists
                                        Published by The Review of
                                        Reviews Co., New York (1907)American Wit and
                                        Humor By One Hundred of
                                        America's Leading Humorists
                                        Published by The Review of
                                        Reviews Co., New York (1907)










American Wit and Humor By One Hundred of America's Leading Humorists
Published by The Review of Reviews Co., New York (1907)

Frontispiece, portrait of Mark Twain (Shilllaber to Mark Twain)

College Humor. Includes Louisa May Alcott, Samuel L.Clemens (Mark Twain), Henry W. Shaw and more.

291 pages,
Green cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine.
 
Condition of the book is very good with bumped corners and spine ends.  Approx. 7" by 5"


Item #boc10685 $15.50





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Wit And Humor Of The Age;
                                        Comprising Wit, Humor, Pathos,
                                        Ridicule, Satires, Dialects,
                                        Puns, Conundrums, Riddles,
                                        Charades, Jokes And Magic by
                                        Mark Twain 1883
Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883

Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883








Wit And Humor Of The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor, Pathos, Ridicule, Satires, Dialects, Puns, Conundrums, Riddles, Charades, Jokes And Magic by Mark Twain 1883

Mark Twain and Others by Melville D Landon, A. B.

This book is a compilation of the writings of numerous humorists of the day. It was edited by Melville Landon.  774 pages. Contributions of more than fifty different people. Among others Mark Twain, Melville Landon and Artemus Ward are represented.

This title was copyrighted in 1883 by L. W. Yaggy. Yaggy owned and managed the Western Publishng House.

Gold cloth with black decorated inside edge. This book has shows the front decorated first page to the tissued frontace, approx 4 pages, loose from the book. All else is intact. Bumped corners, clean interior.
 
Approx.9" by 6.5" by 2". Attractive and fun book for your library.

Item #boc10699 $25.00


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Wit And Humor Of The Age;
                                        Comprising Wit, Humor, Pathos,
                                        Ridicule, Satires, Dialects,
                                        Puns, Conundrums, Riddles,
                                        Charades, Jokes And Magic by
                                        Mark Twain 1883
Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883

Wit And Humor Of
                                        The Age; Comprising Wit, Humor,
                                        Pathos, Ridicule, Satires,
                                        Dialects, Puns, Conundrums,
                                        Riddles, Charades, Jokes And
                                        Magic by Mark Twain 1883








Funny Things the Doughboys Tell * The Star series Wit and Humor

Western Print. & Litho. Company

This book is a compilation of the writings "Real American Humor - the kind which delights the doughboy, in fact all Yanks"

Small 5.25" by 4" paperback book with 64 pges.

Colored illustrated cover. Spine shows wear..see photos. Back cover shows small tear at edge. Interior good but toned due to age. 
 
Fun piece for your military or humor library.

Item #boc10908 $6.00






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