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CARTOONS
Written by J.M.S.. Illustrated by J.M. Staniforth.
Stock no. 1819427
Published by Western Mail. Almost very good condition.

A representative collection of Mr. Staniforth's best cartoons. Large, oblong format. Green cloth boards with white title to front and a blocked cartoon. 256 cartoons from 1900 to 1908. All edges gilt. Boards marked and stained. Spine cocked. Corners lightly rubbed. Browning to endpapers. A few marks to contents. Initials in pencil to front endpaper.

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RAILWAY RIBALDRY
Written by W. Heath Robinson. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1318809
Published by Ian Allan. Circa 1969. Very good condition.

Green pictorial card wraps. B/w humorous illustrations. Heath Robinson at his best! Slight rubbing to cover edges. Foxing throughout.

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PARIS! PARIS!
Written by Irwin Shaw. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132491
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297772759. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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THE TERROR OF ST. TRINIAN'S
Written by Timothy Shy. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132402
Published by Max Parrish. 4th 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spotting to covers, foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is torn with some loss, creased and foxed with uneven browning and fading.

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BROCKBANK'S GRAND PRIX
Written by Russell Brockbank; Henry Manney. Illustrated by Russell Brockbank.
Stock no. 1818992
Published by Eyre Methuen Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w cartoons. Blue boards. ISBN: 0413300803. Tape to pastedowns and dustwrapper flaps. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Inscription in ink and browning to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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THE PERILS OF FLIGHT
Written by J. Xaudaro. Illustrated by J. Xaudaro.
Stock no. 1318575
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Humourous full-page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0510000401. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Pale foxing and page edge browning else contents clean.

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THE BEST OF BROCKBANK
No author listed. Illustrated by Russell Brockbank.
Stock no. 2131823
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w humours illustrations. ISBN: 0715369245. Small pieces of tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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MORE PICK OF PUNCH
Written by Amanda-Jane Doran.
Stock no. 2131726
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition.

Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - uneven fading to edges.

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THE PICK OF PUNCH
Written by Miles Kington.
Stock no. 2131725
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - uneven fading to edges.

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THE BEST OF THE RACONTEURS
Written by Sheridan Morley; Tim Heald. Illustrated by John Lawrence.
Stock no. 2131652
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Humourous stories selected by Morley and Heald. Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - a little fading to a couple of edges and a few marks.

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THE FOLIO BOOK OF HUMOROUS ANECDOTES
Written by Edward Leeson. Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
Stock no. 2131644
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2005. Very good condition.

Yellow pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded. A couple of light water marks to rear cover. Slip case is very good - A few small spots; wear.

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MELISANDE
Written by Margery Sharp. Illustrated by Roy McKie.
Stock no. 1318458
Published by Collins. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Memoir of a remarkable operatic soprano (a dog!). B/w drawings. Spine bumped. Some erased writing to front free-endpaper else contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly grubby and edge worn with minimal loss.

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