Humor, Impulse

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I COULD PEE ON THIS, TOO: AND MORE POEMS BY MORE CATS

Written by Marciuliano, Francesco
Subtitle in pre-publication: And more poems by cats.
August 16, 2016 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 112 Pages |
$12.95
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POCKET BOWIE WISDOM: WITTY QUOTES AND WISE WORDS FROM DAVID BOWIE

Written by Hardie Grant Books
A collection of some of Bowie's most famous and insightful words that will continue to inspire generations On the January 10th 2016, the world lost a hero. Here are some of his most provocative and memorable sayings to inspire and treasure.
October 4, 2016 | Hardcover | Hardie Grant Books |
$9.99
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MY NAME IS GIRL

Written by Cosford, Nina
Venture forth--if you dare--into the hazardous territory that is the girl brain...! From the dreaded doom of bra-shopping to the delights and disasters of modern-day living, this book offers a humorous, revealing, and hugely-relatable exploration of what it means to be a girl in the twenty-first century.
October 4, 2016 | PB | Quadrille Publishing |
$14.95
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HOW TO TALK TO YOUR CAT ABOUT GUN SAFETY: AND ABSTINENCE, DRUGS, SATANISM, AND OTHER DANGERS THAT THREATEN THEIR NINE LIVES

Written by Auburn, Zachary
The cats of America are under siege! Long gone are the good old days when a cat's biggest worries were mean dogs or a bath. Modern cats must confront satanists, online predators, the possibility of needing to survive in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, and countless other threats to their nine lives.
October 4, 2016 | Paperback | Three Rivers Press (CA) | 144 Pages |
$12.00
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CARRY THIS BOOK

Written by Jacobson, Abbi
How many self-tanning lotions are in Donald Trump s weekender? What's inside Martha Stewart's hand-knit fanny pack? What kind of protein bars does Michelle Obama hide in her tiny clutch at the White House Correspondents Dinner? Carry This Book provides a humorous and insightful look into how the things we carry around every day can make up who we are.
October 25, 2016 | Hardcover | Viking |
$25.00
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OLD MAN'S GUIDE TO HEALTH & LONGER LIFE

Written by Hill, John
First published in the mid-18th century, The Old Man's Guide to Health and Longer Life is a lifestyle guide to longevity and good health for old men. Written in an age when the majority of the population didn't live to see their 40th birthday, it provides practical advice on diet, exercise, and lifestyle, including sleep and emotional health.
May 1, 2013 | Hardcover | British Library |
$12.95
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DEPORTMENT FOR DUKES & TIPS FOR TOFFS: A COMPENDIUM OF USEFUL INFORMATION FOR GUESTS AT THE MANSIONS OF THE NOBILITY, GENTRY, AND CLERGY

Written by Brummell & Beau
First published in 1900, this is the original comportment guide for the aristocracy. The want of a literature appealing only to those moving in the highest social circles, and practically incomprehensible to such as have not enjoyed the same advantages of birth, fortune, and cellars, has long been regretted by the families of the aristocracy. To supply it the authors have written this treatise.
October 1, 2013 | Hardcover | British Library |
$13.95
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MANNERS FOR MILLIONAIRES

Written by Brummell & Beau
Manners for Millionaires answers the cry for instruction and guidance from the aspiring rich: "our readers as still belong to the Pauper, Practically Pauper, and Comparatively Pauper strata of society--those, we mean, with less than GBP5000 a year and fewer than 17 spare bedrooms--will naturally feel grateful for a few introductory directions towards ameliorating their condition." Following
May 1, 2014 | Hardcover | British Library |
$12.00
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HOW TO CURE THE PLAGUE & OTHER CURIOUS REMEDIES

Written by Walker, Julian
Today we are used to reaching for a painkiller when we get a headache, we take anesthetics and antibiotics for granted, and we would not dream of making our own medicines. But until a century ago, that was far from the case, and people had to seek their own remedies or depend on far-from-reliable doctors and apothecaries for everything from an ingrown toenail to amputation.
September 1, 2013 | Hardcover | British Library |
$17.00
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PHILOSOPHY OF BEARDS

Written by Gowing, Thomas S
"A lecture physiological, artistic and historical"--Cover.
October 1, 2014 | Hardcover | British Library | 80 Pages |
$13.95

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