Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

HUMOUR

You are viewing all stock in the "HUMOUR" category. We currently have 108 books in this category in stock.

108 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

THE TERROR OF ST. TRINIAN'S
Written by Timothy Shy. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2128564
Published by Max Parrish. 2nd 1952. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and some foxing to pages. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; some edge-tears and chips, but minimal loss; foxed and browned.

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

BRIEF TO COUNSEL
Written by Henry Cecil. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128458
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some pencil underlining. Wrapper uis faded to spine with edge-tears and chips; partial cup ring mark to rear panel; minimal loss.

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

THE PICK OF PUNCH
Written by Miles Kington.
Stock no. 2128379
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1999. Fine condition.

Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - bump to one edge and a few light marks.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE FOLIO BOOK OF COMIC SHORT STORIES
Written by David Hughes. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2128270
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Selected and introduced by David Hughes. Colour & b/w illustrations. A few grubby marks to edge of slip case.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

LEAVE IT TO PSMITH
Written by P.G. Wodehouse. Illustrated by Paul Cox.
Stock no. 2128207
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Grey pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. Pale brown spotting to spine. Contents are fine! Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

1066 AND ALL THAT
Written by Walter Carruthers Sellar; Robert Julian Yeatman. Illustrated by John Reynolds.
Stock no. 2128197
Published by Folio Society. 4th 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown paperboards. B/w illustrations. Bump along bottom edge of front cover; contents are fine. Slip case is very good; some wear to corners; spotting.

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

THE UNBEARABLE BASSINGTON
Written by Saki; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Osbert Lancaster.
Stock no. 1317499
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1978. Fine condition.

Turquoise pictorial cloth. 7 page introduction by Joan Aiken. Amusing b/w illustrations. 146 pages. In dark blue slipcase which has a small tear at base.

Buy now for £11.00 Enquire about this book

GILES No. 1
Written by Giles. Illustrated by Giles.
Stock no. 2127427
Published by Daily Express. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Chipping and small splits to both sides of spine, at base. Vertical creasing to front cover. Chipping along rear cover edge, with a little loss. Foxing. Inscription in ink to verso of front cover. NOT price-cut. Some grubby margin marks. Staples to binding have rusted, leaving some marks on surrounding area. Contents are still generally very good.

Buy now for £110.00 Enquire about this book

ZOODIAC
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127389
Published by Pantheon Books. 1st USA 1978. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The signs of the Zodiac in Searle's humourous style. Oblong format. White boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0394500628. A few marks to covers. A little foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; minimal loss; some browning and foxing.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

SOMETHING IN THE CELLAR
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127377
Published by Souvenir Press. 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ronald Searle's Wonderful World of Wine. Large format. Dark red boards with gilt title to spine. Humerous full page b/w and colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0285627651. Some light wear along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

ESCAPE FROM THE AMAZON!
Written by Alex Atkinson. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127274
Published by Perpetua Books. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. With Mrs. Dyson. Some white spotting to covers. Bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some chips and nicks.

Buy now for £18.00 Enquire about this book

THE ILLUSTRATED WINESPEAK
Written by Ronald Searle. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2127248
Published by Souvenir Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

Ronald Searle's Wicked World of Winetasting! Glazed pictorial boards. Humorous colour illustrations. ISBN: 0285625926. Bumping to spine. Uneven browning to covers.

Buy now for £16.00 Enquire about this book