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In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Published by Methuen, London About this Item: Methuen, London, Hardcover Original Cloth. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Size: Octavo standard book size. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting.
Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust Jacket is fully intact, but has small holes or chips down flap edges and other signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Humour; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
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Inventory No: Published by Methuen, GB About this Item: Methuen, GB, Pictorial bookplate of Max Alice Rink. Bit cocked. Seller Inventory at Sixth Edition. Sixth edition, hardback in dustwrapper. Signed by directly to the half-title page by Fougasse and McCullough.
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Fougasse pseud. Cyril Kenneth Bird was a cartoonist and editor of Punch, his pen-name was based on a type of Great War mine. Donald McCullough was a writer and broadcaster, being the first question master of The Brains Trust in This guide to the road, originally published in Britain in , is a compilation of humorous advice for perplexed motorists. It contains perennially useful tips on such topics as hand signals for drivers - from 'I am going to shake the ash off my cigarette' to 'I am frightfully fond of horses' - and 'The Road-User's Statute of Liberty and Magna Carta of the Road' the Highway Code.
A section on motor tours relates the pitfalls of map-reading and choosing a hotel, and sample driving-test questions are given 'Q: Describe the difference between roads made by the Romans and those constructed nowadays. A: The roads made by the Romans have lasted until the present time'. William Donald Hamilton McCullough — had come to public notice only a year before this book with a little treatise on the game of contract bridge that had also been a collaboration with illustrator Fougasse — , the first of several. The two men must have had an interesting relationship because Fougasse is said to have pioneered the idea that humor i.
He obviously had a sense of humor because he dropped his given name, Cyril Bird, because another Punch contributor used the pseudonym W. If you are a Sherlock Holmes aficionado, know that C. Yeats did the first cartoon renditions of the iconic detective. Cyril instead adopted the pen name Fougasse which is a type of French anti-personnel mine because during WW I he had been injured by a shell at Gallipoli in so badly that he was not expected to survive.
Why a landmine? Many WW II British propaganda posters flowed from his pen and if you are in the habit of flying first class on British Airways, take a look at the first page of the menu. That cartoon of a butler carrying a tray? He has done work for BA since it was Imperial Airways in the s.