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Quentin Durward
3.78
I recently watched the Hollywood movie version of Quentin Durward (in several Youtube installments), starring Robert Taylor, Kaye Kendall, and Robert...more
Mar 20, 2012
Mar 02, 2012
 
The Many Worlds of Magnus Ridolph
3.86
One of the absolutely funniest collections of science-fiction short-stories ever written. The account of tourists betting on the wars between "The Kok...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Retief: Emissary To The Stars (Retief, #8)
3.77
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Retief and the Rascals (Retief, #15)
3.80
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Aug 25, 2009
 
Retief's War (Retief, #3)
3.86
This novel postulates a charming alien adaptation; every creature on the planet incorporates the wheel in some form or other as part of its body schem...more
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Apr 27, 2008
 
Retief and the Pangalactic Pageant of Pulchritude
3.77
This time Retief is responsible for preserving the purity of a bevy of alien beauty contestants from across the galaxy.

Retief is possibly Science Fict...more
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Aug 25, 2009
 
Retief and the Warlords (Retief, #4)
3.74
This story has perhaps the funniest escape in the entire series, when Retief's metabolism undergoes an extremely exagerated response to an alien injec...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Eat the Rich: A Treatise on Economics
3.79
P.J. O'Rourke attempts to explain the success of those nations which have embraced the Free Market system as contrasted with those nations which have...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Pogo
4.48
After my Mom & Dad got married, she saved every daily & Sunday Pogo comic strip in a pair of scrap books; and then Walt Kelly and Simon &...more
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Nov 26, 2008
 
Retief Unbound
3.90
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Aug 25, 2009
 
Retief: Diplomat at Arms
3.86
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Apr 27, 2008
 
Retief in the Ruins (Retief, #13)
3.84
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Retief Of The Cdt
3.83
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
not set
Mar 23, 2008
 
Retief! (Retief)
3.91
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
The Return of Retief (Retief, #12)
3.92
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Retief's Ransom (Retief, #6)
3.96
Retief is possibly Science Fiction's most humorous, and also invariably triumphant, recurring character; embodying the intelligence and machismo of Ja...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Parliament of Whores: A Lone Humorist Attempts to Explain the Entire U.S. Government
3.99
P.J. O'Rourke attempts to explain "The Mystery of Government" (chapter 1), including: "The Dictatorship of Boredom"-The Bandwagon, The Midget Vote-Suc...more
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Mar 23, 2008
 
Billy & Boingers Bootleg (Bloom County Book)
4.33
A spin-off from the Bloom County comics series, with a slim vinyl recording insert of two "hits" by the Billy and the Boingers, I'm A Boinger and U-St...more
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Aug 27, 2009
 
Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates: Using Philosophy (and Jokes!) to Explore Life, Death, the Afterlife, and Everything in Between
3.62
Outrageously funny look at the humor behind eternal life (or the humor behind eternal death); laugh-out-loud funny and soberly-thought-provoking at th...more
Aug 17, 2011
Aug 17, 2011
 
Murphy's Law
3.00
This is a humorous look at the fundamentals of "Murphy's Law" in all its perversely infuriating variations; with delightful hand-drawn illustrations.
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Mar 09, 2011
 
Treasury of Humor Pa
3.79
The Good Doctor presents a collection of jokes,anecdotes, and limericks, with accompanying criticism of how they work (or don't).
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Aug 20, 2009
 
Bloom County Babylon: Five Years of Basic Naughtiness
4.37
More stories from Bloom County, featuring Berke Breathed's answer to Woody Allen's onscreen personna, Opus the penguin.
not set
Aug 27, 2009
 
Calvin and Hobbes: The Days are Just Packed
4.68
Another look at the rich fantasy world of the maniacal Calvin and his stuffed tiger (& friend) Hobbes.
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Aug 27, 2009
 
Classics of Western Literature: Bloom County, 1986-1989
4.46
An inflated look at the characters of Bloom County; which have nothing whatever to do with the title subject.
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Aug 27, 2009
 
Calvin and Hobbes: The Revenge of the Baby-Sat
4.70
More adventures in the rich fantasy world of the maniacal Calvin and his stuffed tiger (& friend) Hobbes.
not set
Aug 27, 2009
 
The Presidential Quotient: Puzzlers, Anecdotes, and the Pq Quiz
2.00
A book of quotations, annecdotes, and quizzes about our first 39 Presidents, thru Ronald Reagan.
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Aug 26, 2009
 
Still More Lecherous Limericks
3.00
The Good Doctor presents limericks 201 thru 300 with accompanying comentary and critique.
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Aug 20, 2009
 
Bloom County Loose Tails
4.37
The first in a series of comic collections about the inhabitants of the eponymous county.
not set
Aug 27, 2009
 
The Natural Superiority of the Left-Hander
3.85
A humorous look at the natural advantages, an the imposed disadvantages, of Left-Handers.
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Aug 27, 2009
 
Penguin Dreams and Stranger Things (A Bloom County Book)
4.37
...and Stranger Things, concludes the title, as we take yet another tour of Bloom County.
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Aug 27, 2009
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