Humor, Impulse

HOT DUDES READING

Humans of New York meets Porn for Women in this collection of candid photos, clever captions, and hilarious hashtags about one of the most important subjects of our time: hot dudes reading.
April 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$22.00

CAPED CRUSADE: BATMAN AND THE RISE OF NERD CULTURE

A witty, intelligent cultural history from NPR book critic Glen Weldon explains Batman's rises and falls throughout the ages--and what his story tells us about ourselves. Since his creation, Batman has been many things: a two-fisted detective; a planet-hopping gadabout; a campy Pop-art sensation; a pointy-eared master spy; and a grim and gritty ninja of the urban night.
March 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$26.00

LADY CYCLING

"The initial cost of a machine is certainly almost as high as that of a pony.""Wool above, wool below, wool all over: such is the hygienic rule for cycling. . . Some wise people say that corsets should be discarded for cycling. This is not correct. . .
March 1, 2014 | Hardcover |
$12.00

WOMAN OWNER DRIVER

Written by Mrs Victor Bruce
?In the case of an accident, or of any kind of clash with the police, silence was never more golden.' ?Most of the tight-fitting hats of today are quite suitable for motoring, but there is one little point to guard against, and that is too tight a fitting.
March 1, 2014 | Hardcover | British Library Board | 80 Pages |
$12.00

HOW TO BE PRETTY THOUGH PLAIN

"Work and sympathy are the two great essentials in the making of a beautiful countenance.""Quite half the effect of one's appearance depends on successfully 'doing the hair.'""Brushing the eyebrows and eyelashes every morning with a solution of green tea improves them."
Hardcover |
$13.95

IN THE COMPANY OF CATS : ILLUSTRATION THROUGH THE AGES

Written by British Library
In the Company of Cats is a visual celebration of the mystery and magnificence of cats, from charming kittens and affectionate families to bold hunters and battle-scarred toms. More than one hundred illustrations from a huge range of sources depict cats at play, in riotous rooftop conclaves, poised in fashion-plate elegance, and enjoying ludicrously convivial tea parties.
October 2, 2014 | Hardcover | British Library Board | 144 Pages |
$16.95

ADVICE TO SINGLE WOMEN

"Single women who have been industrious, and who have boldly carved out a career for themselves, can afford to snap their fingers at lost lovers, and thank the fate that at length designed them for a life of single success rather than the possible one of married misery." "All women would be healthier and none the less beautiful if they possessed firm muscles and strong limbs."
Hardcover |
$12.95

DIVORCED, BEHEADED, DIED . . .: THE HISTORY OF BRITAIN'S KINGS AND QUEENS IN BITE-SIZED CHUNKS

Featuring tales of murder, adultery, beheadings, civil war, usurpation, and madness, this book takes you on a gallop through the history of all of England’s kings and queens, plus some of the less well-known Scots and Welsh rulers.
May 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$12.95

ESQUIRE'S THE NEW RULES FOR MEN

Times change. Technology changes. Menus change. And so the guidelines for men must be adjusted. That's why Esquire: The Rules is back in an all-new edition, with all-new proclamations, restrictions, exhortations, and nuggets of essential advice. From sex and women (Rule No. 870: Nobody makes a sex tape and comes out of it a winner) to drinking and dining (Rule No.
April 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$14.95

WHAT WOULD CAPTAIN KIRK DO?

Written by Brandon T. Snider
Dig through the many pages of advice in this fun pop philosophy book as narrated by Captain Kirk, based on the characters from Star Trek: The Original Series. The cosmos is filled with a great many wonders--uncharted worlds, bizarre life forms, chaos and calm.
March 12, 2019 | Paperback | Penguin | 80 Pages |
$7.99

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