The Smithsonian Collection of Newspaper Comics ( cover Cartoons Include: Mickey Mouse; Bringing Up Father; Prince Valiant; Krazy Kat; Little Nemo in Slumberland; Mutt and Jeff; Doonesbury; Terry and the Pirates; Gasoline Alley; Blondie, etc)


-----------hardcover, about 10.5w x 14h inches, a Very Good to Very Good+ copy, stain to a section of the rear board (does not affect interior pages), in a Very Good price clipped dustjacket, short cut to the rear panel of the jacket (does not affect the book ), a bit of light rubbing, one gently bumped corner, 336 pages. colour and b&w cartoon and comic strips throughout, a very nice production done the right way, comics on nearly every page, contents include: Struwwelpeter, Pagliacci and Puss in Boots - Folklore Figures in the early Sunday Comic Strip - 1896 - 1916 (includes: Buster Brown; Hans und Friz; Little Nemo in Slumberland; Mutt and Jeff; Hawkshaw the Detective; Happy Hooligan; etc ) --- Mr Caudle, Sherlock Holmes and the Artless Dodger - Popular Images in the early Daily Strips - 1907 to 1927 (includes: Braggo the Monk; Sherlocko the Monk; Baron Bean; Dok's Dippy Duck; The Gumps; Old Doc Yak; etc ) --- Old Cunning Stagers - Long-Lived Stars of the Strip's Second Two Decades - 1916 to 1936 (includes: Moon Mullins; Bringing Up Father; Katzenjammer Kids; Barney Google; Gasoline Alley; Blondie; Bungle Family; etc) ---Sunny Toonerville and the darkling World - Anecdote and Narrative - 1917 to 1933 (includes: Wash Tubbs; Bobby Thatcher; Minute Movies; etc) --- Popeye the Skipper and the Abysses of Space and Time - 1930 to 1941 (includes: Buck Rogers; Tarzan; Flash Gordon; Prince Valiant; Alley Oop; Thimble Theatre; Etc ) --- Shadow Shapes in Moving Rows - Extended Narrative - 1928 to 1943 (includes: Secret Agent X-9; Barnaby; Mickey Mouse; Little Orphan Annie; Terry and the Pirates; Dick Tracy; etc ) --- Cats, Dogs, Possums, Counts and Others - A Comics Miscellany - 1928 to 1950 (includes: Felix the cat; L'il Abner; Pogo; Casey Ruggles; etc ) --- Little People, Wise Guys and Witches - Return of the Funnies (includes: Peanuts; King Aroo; Tumbleweeds; Beetle Bailey; Hagar the Horrible; Doonesbury; B.C.; Miss Peach; Wizard of Id; Hi and Lois; Momma; Broom Hilda; etc) ----what a dandy book!, ---extra shipping may be required depending upon location ---if an issue please inquire before ordering, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE///

Title: The Smithsonian Collection of Newspaper Comics ( cover Cartoons Include: Mickey Mouse; Bringing Up Father; Prince Valiant; Krazy Kat; Little Nemo in Slumberland; Mutt and Jeff; Doonesbury; Terry and the Pirates; Gasoline Alley; Blondie, etc)

Author Name: Blackbeard, Bill and Martin Williams (eds.),foreword By John Canaday / Smithsonian Museum

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Humor & Comic Related,

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y./ New York / Washington, DC: Harry N Abrams and Smithsonian Institution Press, 1977, 1st edition, 3rd Printing: 1977

ISBN Number: 0910916126

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )

Jacket Condition: Very Good (see description)

Type: Price Clipped Jacket

Inscription: Not Signed

Size: 10.5w x 14h Inches

Seller ID: 163530

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