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The Best of "Punch" Cartoons [Paperback]

Helen Walasek
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1 April 2010
"The Best of Punch Cartoons" is a superb book. It is the biggest collection of cartoons ever published from the most famous humour magazine of them all, and is packed with superb gags and beautiful artwork by some of the world's finest artists of the past two centuries. The page size is huge, showing the cartoon art off in the best possible manner. And at more than 600 pages, this book is an essential purchase for any fan of cartoons, visual humour or of the legendary "Punch" magazine.


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  • Paperback: 608 pages
  • Publisher: Prion Books Ltd (1 April 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1853757152
  • ISBN-13: 978-1853757150
  • Product Dimensions: 24.8 x 28.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 461,570 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"a remarkable collection" The Independent. "a New Yorker might tickle you, but a good Punch could draw blood" The Times. "a reminder of what an extraordinary position the magazine sustained for more than a century and a half." Today, Radio 4. "dead-cert best-seller anthology - handsomely thorough." The Guardian.

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Text is provided by, and this enormous collection has been selected by Helen Walasek, of Punch Cartoon Library and former Curator of the Punch collection.

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5.0 out of 5 stars A great laugh! 18 Nov 2013
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I was brought up on Punch, as my father subscribed to it for many years, and so this large volume of cartoons brings back many happy memories. Of course the cartoons are enjoyable in their own right, too!
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4.0 out of 5 stars A lover of Punch Cartoons! 4 Jan 2014
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This was a Christmas present for a lover of Punch, and upon opening the present, the delight was evident, so my choice had the desired effect!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Hubby did 9 Dec 2012
By Angela
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I bought this for my hubby and the telly was switched off and cat on his knee as she read it page by page. It occupied him for hours.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Punch cartoon book 13 Feb 2013
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Very disappointing. I bought this book at christmas for a friend who was doing a presentation paper about the great exhibitionwhich the writeup said was illustrated in the book. So I was disappoited to find only one rather poor cartoon about it. .
The book was disppointing and not what I thought it would be.
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