Products in Humor
|More Goops and How Not to Be Them |
by Gelett Burgess
Delightful "manual of manners for impolite infants" continues hilarious etiquette instruction with rude, sloppy, ill-mannered Goops, this time showing how not to act. 43 verses. 88 illustrations.
|The Official Rules: 5,427 Laws, Principles, and Axioms to Help You Cope with Crises, Deadlines, Bad Luck, Rude Behavior, Red Tape, and Attacks by Inanimate Objects |
by Paul Dickson
According to Murphy's Law, "If anything can go wrong, it will." This humorous hardcover compilation offers variations on the well-known adage, including comic truths related to business matters, excuses, efficiency, and legal jargon.
|A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband: with Bettina's Best Recipes |
by Louise Bennett Weaver, Helen Cowles LeCron
Charming vintage cookbook offers menus for all occasions with household hints and anecdotes about family and friendship. A nostalgic look at homemaking circa 1917 that's unintentionally hilarious and historically revealing.
|The Wit and Humor of Oscar Wilde |
by Oscar Wilde, Alvin Redman
More than 1,000 ripostes, paradoxes, and epigrams on sin, society, genius, wealth, men, women, religion, America, education, and smoking: "Work is the curse of the drinking classes," "I can resist everything except temptation," etc.
|World's Wackiest Inventions |
by A. E. Brown, H. A. Jeffcott, Jr.
Hilarious but real inventions including edible tie pin, automatically tipping hat, metal locket for storing chewed gum — all patented.
|The World's Worst Jokes |
by Victoria Fremont, Larry Daste
When is a car not a car? When it turns into a driveway. Why was the math book so sad? It had too many problems. 61 zany teeth-gritters. Amusing illustrations by Larry Daste.