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2 edition of comic history of England found in the catalog.

comic history of England

Gilbert Abbott Г  Beckett

comic history of England

by Gilbert Abbott Г  Beckett

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Published by Pub. at the Punch Office in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gilbert Abbott A"Beckett ; with ten coloured etchings, and one hundred and twenty wood cuts, by John Leech.
    GenreOutlines, syllabi, etc.
    ContributionsLeech, John, 1817-1864, ill., Parkerson, Elizabeth, former owner., Bissinger, Mildred Sherrod, donor., Punch Office,
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v., col. plates :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16961699M

    “to blend amusement with instruction”: richly illustrated first editions of the comic histories of england and rome, first edition, with 30 hand-colored plates by john leech. a'beckett, gilbert a. the comic history of england. with: the comic history of rome. HUMES ENGLAND, , COMPLETE IN 6 VOLUMES! - HUMES ENGLAND, , COMPLETE IN 6 VOLUMES! BOOK - The Folio Society The 1st & 2Jungle Book By R. Kipling With Slipcases. - BOOK - The Folio Society The 1st & 2Jungle Book By R. Kipling With Slipcases.

    Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Book in very good condition. Both front and back binding tight. Pencil inscription on first blank page. - The Comic History of England by Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett - Vol II 10 colored etchings and woodcuts by John Leech 3/4 leather 6x9x1 pages. Seller Inventory # Comic book, bound collection of comic strips, usually in chronological sequence, typically telling a single story or a series of different stories. The first true comic books were marketed in as giveaway advertising premiums. By reprints of newspaper strips and books with original stories.

    The Comic Book Villain, Dr. Fredric Wertham, M.D. The 'arrival' of Dr. Fredric Werthham was the scariest thing to ever happen to comic books. He was a highly distinguished psychologist who thought comic books were bad for kids, and his efforts to have them censored had a horrible and lasting impact that still affect comic books to this day. Index of Comic History of England; Next part (2) Produced by Ted Garvin, Linda Cantoni and PG Distributed Proofreaders [Illustration: LANDING OF THE ROMANS 54 B.C.] Bill Nye's Comic History of England HEREIN WILL BE FOUND A RECITAL OF THE MANY EVENTFUL EVENTS WHICH TRANSPIRED IN ENGLAND FROM THE DRUIDS TO HENRY VIII. THE AUTHOR DOES NOT.


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His earlier book, Comic History of the United States had met with a rousing reception. The Comic History of England contains some droll and ludicrous takes on events like the advent of the Danes, the Norman Conquest and the Feudal System. Some of the humor is quite trenchant, as when he speaks of the Roman invasion of Caledonia (modern Scotland 4/5(1).

He wrote and produced about 60 plays, some of them based on the short stories of Charles Dickens. He also wrote two operas with music composed by his wife Mary Anne à Beckett.

Perhaps his best known works are his books such as the "Comic History of England" and the "Comic History of Rome". (Oxford Dictionary of National Biography). About this Item: London - Bradbury, Agnew and Evans, Hardcover.

Condition: VERY GOOD. Three illustrated volumes of Beckett's Comic Histories of Rome and England. Gilbert Abbott Beckett (9 January 30 August ) was an English humorist, and belonged to. : Comic History of England (): Bill Wilson Nye: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart.

Books. Go Search /5(16). As the title of this book is Comic History of England, I was expecting some comics. This book does not contain any illustrations, pictures, or comics. I was very disappointed.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Mezzomorto. out of 5 stars Ok. Reviewed in /5(16). THE COMIC HISTORY OF ENGLAND AND THE COMIC HISTORY OF ROME [COMPLETE IN 6 VOLUMES] Author A'Beckett, Gilbert A Illustrator John Leech () Comic history of England book Hardcover Book condition Used - Near Fine with no dust jacket Binding Hardcover Publisher Bradbury, Agnew & Co.

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