Category Archives: Irony

Tohby Riddle

1965 – Still going strong Author photo courtesy of google images. I found this book at Berkelouw Books, Paddington, Sydney, NSW, Australia. According to Wikipedia: Tohby Riddle is an Australian creator of picture books and illustrated books … I am … Continue reading

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Will Robertson

      I found this book at Robert’s Books, in Lincoln City, Oregon. Front of Roberts Books (look for the nose of an airplane sticking out of the side of the building. Inside Roberts Books general shot of the … Continue reading

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BEYOND A JOKE – AN ANTI-BICENTENARY CARTOON BOOK

      Australia celebrated its 200 year anniversary in 1988. Twelve years earlier, in 1976, America celebrated its bicentennial. My wife remembers eventually referring to it as the Bicentacky, as by the end of the year, every trinket and … Continue reading

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