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The Jester's Shoes 2018
Author: Viz Magazine
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781781065792
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Page: 200
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A Toe-Curling Stack of the Best Bits from Issues 242-251 Mankind's constant need to do better - to climb higher, strive harder and travel further and faster - has been the unstoppable engine of progress that has driven our species on to ever greater achievements since we first crawled out of the primordial soup. Today we think nothing of travelling through space to the furthest edges of our solar system, building giant glass and steel skyscrapers that pierce the clouds, or communicating with people on the other side of the world in the blink of an eye using a smartphone no bigger than an iPod. We have harnessed the power of the wind, the sun and the atom to do our bidding, and our disposable razors increase their number of blades seemingly on a daily basis. Now a thrilling new chapter of Homo sapiens's inspirational story of progress opens with the release of Viz - The Jester's Shoes. For this year's Viz book is the BIGGEST EVER ANNUAL we have ever published! Ever! Viz - The Jester's Shoes is the 33rd annual from Britain's funniest magazine, and is a fantastic 25% bigger than its predecessors, it is a 200-page romp through the best of issues 242 to 251, including... Cartoons: The Fat Slags, Roger Mellie, Sid the Sexist, Mrs Brady, 8 Ace, Biffa Bacon and many more Entertaining and informative features: Life on Mars, Who's Who in Accident and Emergency, the Origins of Christmas and 20 Things you Never Knew about James Bond Thrilling Adventure stories: The Shark Hunters of Hammerhead Bay, Striker's Last Match, The Ghost of Greytowers and Time Travelling White Van Man Letterbocks, Top Tips and much, much more! Viz - The Jester's Shoes will surely go down in history - alongside the invention of the wheel, the discovery of fire and the Ronco Buttoneer - as one of the most important milestones in over 6 million years of human evolution. And unlike the invention of the wheel, the discovery of fire and the Ronco Buttoneer, it also makes an ideal gift for someone in that difficult �10 to �15 bracket.

The Big Viz Book of Adventure


Author: Viz,Viz Magazine Staff
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781781063712
Category:
Page: 228
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Hold onto your hats, because here comes the Big Viz Book of Adventure - a brand new 224-page collection of the most action-packed adventure strips from the pages of Viz, Britain's least action-packed magazine. Featuring stirring tales of wartime valour, hilarious sporting yarns and bodice-ripping historical epics by the score, the Big Viz Book of Adventure is a white-knuckle rollercoaster ride that's guaranteed to leave your head spinning and your pants soiled for one reason or another. So, whether you're a fan of football, pirates, commandos, space aliens, big game hunters or topless nuns on skateboards, then this is the book for you.

The Cleveland Steamer

Viz Annual 2012
Author: Viz
Publisher: Dennis
ISBN: 9781907779909
Category: Comic books, strips, etc
Page: 198
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A compilation of the best bits from issues 182-191 of Viz. It includes cartoons, letters, top tips, articles, photo-stories and spoof ads.

The Dutch Oven 2015

The Viz Annual
Author: Viz Magazine Staff
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781781063705
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Page: N.A
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"The best book ... that I or anyone else will ever read. Truly magnificent," writes Matt Ridley in the Daily Telegraph. "A remarkable and powerful book," adds The Evening Standard's Dylan Evans. "Witty, lucid, and ultimately enthralling," says Robert McCrum in the Observer. Whilst according to Richard Dawkins, "Reading this book is one of the biggest favours I've ever done my brain." Sadly, these aren't reviews for Viz: The Dutch Oven - we found them on the back of a book by the distinguished cognitive scientist Steven Pinker. But we've got high hopes that the critics will praise this hard-backed collection of the best bits from issues 212~221 of Britain's toiletest magazine in an equally forthright fashion. Viz: The Dutch Oven's 160 pages of foul-mouthed cartoons, satirical features and spoof adverts make it the ideal gift for anyone you're not prepared to spend more than about 11 quid on.

The Camel's Toe


Author: Viz Magazine Staff
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781781062456
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Page: N.A
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Twixlips & Mooseknuckle are proud to announce Viz - The Camel's Toe a luxurious limited edition* annual that will stand as a timeless testament to your taste and discernment and is certain to be treasured for generations to come. (*Edition strictly limited to the number of copies that can be printed using the huge job lot of paper and ink we have bought.)Bound within glossy covers hewn from 24-carat cardboard, each exquisite volume contains a lavish 160 pages, individually hand-printed with an heirloom-quality selection of cartoons, jokes, spoof ads and articles from issues 202 to 211 of Britain's 3rd or 4th funniest magazine. 5th if you include Practical Caravanning. Book shown slightly smaller than actual size or slightly bigger than shown.

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The Turtle's Head : a Steaming Stool Stuffed with the Stinkiest Bits of Issues 64 to 69
Author: Chris Donald
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781870870849
Category: Comic books, strips, etc
Page: 127
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The Pearl Necklace

Viz Annual 2007
Author: Viz
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780954857776
Category: Comic books, strips, etc
Page: 156
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'The Pearl Necklace' is Viz's 22nd annual and features a classic mix of articles, cartoons, letters and top tips from issues 142 to 151.

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The Dog's Bollocks : the Best of Issues 26 to 31
Author: Chris Donald
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781870870092
Category: British comic books, strips, etc
Page: 127
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Roger's Profanisaurus

The Magna Farta
Author: Viz
Publisher: Dennis
ISBN: 9781907232909
Category: English language
Page: 624
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From the playground to the boardroom, this lexicon of bad language makes, arguably, a more important contribution to the everyday vocabulary of the British Isles than the Oxford dictionary. Now, with over 10,000 entries, this edition features the latest in expletives, sexual obscenities and lavatorial euphemisms.

The Viz Annual 2012

The Billposter's Bucket
Author: Viz
Publisher: Dennis Publishing
ISBN: 9781781060902
Category: Comic books, strips, etc
Page: 300
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Every Christmas for more than 25 years, the editors of Viz have cobbled together a hardback annual out of all the best bits from a year's worth of Britain's funniest magazine, stuck a colourful picture on the front and called it something vaguely off-colour. Over the years, these annuals have become as much part of the traditional British Christmas as the Queen's speech, turkey with all the trimmings and clostridium botulinum. This annual continues the tried and tested formula, bringing together the standout moments from the past 12 months.

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The Bear Trapper's Hat
Author: Viz,Viz comic
Publisher: Boxtree
ISBN: 9780752215846
Category: Comic books, strips, etc
Page: 125
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From the pages of Viz, here's the new 2004 annual. Now you can enjoy all the best Viz moments from 2003 in the seventeenth annual compendium. All your favourite characters are here, from the Fat Slags to Billy No Mates, from Roger Mellie to Biffa Bacon. It is packed with Top Tips, features and letters from one of Britain's best-loved comics.

Tom Gates 13: Epic Adventure (kind of)


Author: Liz Pichon
Publisher: Scholastic UK
ISBN: 1407168096
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Page: 256
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The brand new hilarious and fully-illustrated instalment of the bestselling Tom Gates series! Having two sets of grandparents is turning out to be very good for me. The Wrinklies are keen on giving presents AND they're planning a family outing which is going to be EPIC! Even Delia wants to come. (I can always ignore her.)

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The Rusty Sheriff's Badge : a Quickly-drawn Six Shooter Featuring the Rootin'est, Tootin'est Bits from Viz Issues 82-87
Author: Chris Donald
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781902212173
Category: Comic books, strips, etc
Page: 127
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Crumple

the status of Knuckle
Author: Dave Cooper
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
ISBN: N.A
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
Page: 113
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A satirical and at times shocking story of the fear and anxiety surrounding one man's lack of control over his own destiny in a world where women belong to a secret cult intent on the elimination of the male.

YEAR OF WONDER: Classical Music for Every Day


Author: Clemency Burton-Hill
Publisher: Headline Home
ISBN: 1472251830
Category: Music
Page: 256
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As featured in the Telegraph and on Radio 4's Today programme. 'Year of Wonder is an absolute treat - the most enlightening way to be guided through the year.' Eddie Redmayne Classical music for everyone - an inspirational piece of music for every day of the year, celebrating composers from the medieval era to the present day, written by award-winning violinist and BBC Radio 3 presenter Clemency Burton-Hill. Have you ever heard a piece of music so beautiful it stops you in your tracks? Or wanted to discover more about classical music but had no idea where to begin? Year of Wonder is a unique celebration of classical music by an author who wants to share its diverse wonders with others and to encourage a love for this genre in all readers, whether complete novices or lifetime enthusiasts. Clemency chooses one piece of music for each day of the year, with a short explanation about the composer to put it into context, and brings the music alive in a modern and playful way, while also extolling the positive mindfulness element of giving yourself some time every day to listen to something uplifting or beautiful. Thoughtfully curated and expertly researched, this is a book of classical music to keep you company: whoever you are, wherever you're from. 'The only requirements for enjoying classical music are open ears and an open mind.' Clemency Burton-Hill Playlists are available on most streaming music platforms including Apple Music.

1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted


Author: John Lloyd,John Mitchinson,James Harkin
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 057133248X
Category: Humor
Page: 352
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The sock-blasting, jaw-dropping, side-swiping phenomenon that is QI serves up a sparkling new selection of 1,342 facts that will leave you flabbergasted. 1,342 QI Facts coincides with more good news from QI, as Sandi Toksvig takes over the duties as presenter on the double-BAFTA nominated TV show, and the QI Elves' podcast No Such Thing As A Fish wins its second Chortle award. The first pencils were used to draw on sheep. More people work for Walmart than live in Slovenia. The beaded lacewing stuns its prey by farting on it. The allies considered dropping glue to stick Nazi troops to the ground. The only life on Earth for a billion years was a thick layer of slime. Scientists call it 'the boring billion'. On the anniversary of landing, the Mars Curiosity rover hummed 'Happy Birthday' to itself. 'Flabbergasted' was first recorded in a 1772 list of new words alongside 'bored'.

Reeds Nautical Almanac 2018

EBOOK EDITION
Author: Perrin Towler,Mark Fishwick
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472948009
Category: Transportation
Page: 1088
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Available as an ebook, Reeds Nautical Almanac is provided in Web PDF (ePDF) format for viewing on all compatible devices (including tablets, laptop and desktop computers). Reeds Nautical Almanac is the indispensable trusted annual compendium of navigational data for yachtsmen and motorboaters, and provides all the information required to navigate Atlantic coastal waters around the whole of the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands and the entire European coastline from the tip of Denmark right down to Gibraltar, Northern Morocco, the Azores and Madeira. The 2018 edition continues the Almanac's tradition of year on year improvement and meticulous presentation of all the data required for safe navigation. Now with an improved layout for easier reference and with over 45,000 annual changes, it is regarded as the bible of almanacs for anyone going to sea. The 2018 edition is updated throughout, containing over 45,000 changes, and includes: 700 harbour chartlets; tide tables and tidal streams; buoyage and lights; 7,500 waypoints; invaluable passage notes; distance tables; radio, weather and safety information; first aid section. The ebook incorporates the Reeds Marina Guide. Also available: free supplements of up-to-date navigation changes from January to June at: www.reedsnauticalalmanac.co.uk

Another Marx

Early Manuscripts to the International
Author: Marcello Musto
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474267335
Category: History
Page: 288
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Following the break-up of the Soviet Union, Marx was regarded as a thinker doomed to oblivion about whom everything had already been said and written. However, the international economic crisis of 2008 favoured a return to his analysis of capitalism, and recently published volumes of the Marx-Engels-Gesamtausgabe (MEGA²) have provided researchers with new texts that underline the gulf between Marx's critical theory and the dogmatism of many twentieth-century Marxisms. This work reconstructs with great textual and historical rigour, but in a form accessible to those encountering Marx for the first time, a number of little noted, or often misunderstood, stages in his intellectual biography. The book is divided into three parts. The first – 'Intellectual Influences and Early Writings' – investigates the formation of the young Marx and the composition of his Parisian manuscripts of 1844. The second – 'The Critique of Political Economy' – focuses on the genesis of Marx's magnum opus, beginning with his studies of political economy in the early 1850s and following his labours through to all the preparatory manuscripts for Capital. The third – 'Political Militancy' – presents an insightful history of the International Working Men's Association and of the role that Marx played in that organization. The volume offers a close and innovative examination of Marx's ideas on post-Hegelian philosophy, alienated labour, the materialist conception of history, research methods, the theory of surplus-value, working-class self-emancipation, political organization and revolutionary theory. From this emerges "another Marx†?, a thinker very different from the one depicted by so many of his critics and ostensible disciples.