Bizarre Books



by Russell Ash and Brian Lake





St. Martin’s Press, New York. 1985. Hardcover in dust jacket. 180 pages. (6½ X 9½). Introduction by the authors. Information on some of strangest titled books ever published. Some covers are presented to show how weird some people are in their reading, writing, and publishing tastes.


HarperPerennial, New York. (2007). Trade paperback. 224 pages. (5¼ X 7). Introduction by Brian Lake and Russell Ash. This edition was originally published in England under the title of Fish Who Answer the Telephone. It’s difficult to tell, but this appears to be a completely new group of books with bizarre titles and subjects.





Scan and Commentary by Bob Gaines