Archive for category Humor

The Organization MAD

The Organization MADGenre: Humor
Publisher: Signet
Number: T4812
Publication Date: 1960
Edition: 17th Printing
Cover Artist: Unknown

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Jacobs, Frank – MAD For Better or Verse

MAD For Better or VerseGenre: Humor
Publisher: Signet
Number: P3657
Publication Date: 1968
Edition: 1st Printing
Cover Artist: Paul Coker Jr.

 

 

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The Indigestible MAD

The Indigestible MADGenre: Humor
Publisher: Signet
Number: P3477
Publication Date: 1968
Edition: 1st Printing
Cover Artist: Unknown

FROM THE BACK COVER:

UPSET…

…by the tense, sickening World Situation?

NAUSEOUS…

…by movies coming out of Hollywood today?

SUFFERING…

…from gas generated by biased newspapers?

DISTRESSED…

…by the abuses of Modern Merchandising?

WHAT YOU NEED ARE SOME BELLY LAUGHS!!

REMEMBER… Relief Is Just A Purchase Away – When You Swallow This Pitch And Buy…

THE INDIGESTIBLE MAD

(THEN, ALL YOU’LL NEED IS THE INTESTINAL FORTITUDE TO READ IT!)

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Son of MAD

Son of MADGenre: Humor
Publisher: Signet
Number: S1701
Publication Date: 1961
Edition: 4th Printing
Cover Artist: Unknown

FROM THE BACK COVER:

A SEQUEL THAT DESTROYS THE TRADITION OF ALL SEQUELS!

YOU KNOW WHEN HOLLYWOOD COMES OUT WITH A SUCCESSFUL HORROR CREATION…LIKE FRANKENSTEIN, OR THE MUMMY, OR KING KONG…THEY ALWAYS FOLLOW IT UP WITH A SEQUEL? AND YOU KNOW HOW THE SEQUEL IS NEVER AS HORRIBLE AS THE ORIGINAL? WELL, MAD DESTROYS THIS TRADITION ONCE AND FOR ALL! MAINLY, SON OF MAD IS MORE HORRIBLE THAN ANY OF ITS PREDECESSORS! SO, IF YOU’RE CHICKEN…IF YOU’VE GOT A WEAK STOMACH…IF YOU LACK THE NERVE…QUICK, PUT THIS BOOK BACK ON THE RACK! OR PAY THE MAN, AND FORGET ABOUT TRYING TO SWIPE IT! BECAUSE YOU’RE IN FOR A MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE WITH SON OF MAD. THERE’S “GANEF’S”…AND “THE WRECK OF THE HESPERUS”…”KANE KEEN”…”MILTIE OF THE MOUNTIES”…”PLASTIC SAM”…”THE WILD ONE-HALF”…AND LOTS OF OTHER BLOOD-CURDLING TAKE-OFFS, PARODIES AND SATIRES THAT WILL MAKE YOU SHRIEK UNCONTROLLABLY WITH LAUGHTER…FOR HAVING BEEN IDIOT ENOUGH TO BUY THIS BOOK. YES, THE MINUTE YOU START READING SON OF MAD, YOU’LL WISH HE HAD NEVER BEEN BORN! AND THE MINUTE YOU FINISH READING SON OF MAD, YOU’LL WISH YOU HAD NEVER BEEN BORN! AT LEAST THAT’S THE EFFECT IT HAD ON US!

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Three Ring MAD

Three Ring MadGenre: Humor
Publisher: Signet
Number: T4984
Publication Date: 1964
Edition: 1st Edition
Cover Artist: Norman Mingo

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Benson, Sally – Meet Me in St. Louis

Benson, Sally - Meet Me in St. LouisGenre: Humor
Publisher: Bantam
Number: 15
Publication Date: 1945
Edition: 1st Edition
Cover Artist: Edgard Cirlin

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