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Humorists of the pencil

John Alexander Hammerton

Humorists of the pencil

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Published by Hurst and Blackett, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humorists, English.,
  • Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith eighty-six illus.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3], ix-xv, 149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16782324M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hammerton, John Alexander, Sir, Humorists of the pencil. London: Hurst and Blackett, Humorists of the pencil, by J.A. Hammerton., Toronto Public Library. Full Bibliographic Record; Publication information: London: Hurst & Blackett, ltd., (Punch published a series of books called ‘Humorists of the Pencil’ between and - 1 [] ‘King Pippin’ by Roland Quiz, Young Folks’ Weekly Budget, February 7 HERE are the pages 54 to 6o with the ‘John Proctor’ chapter from ‘Humorists of the Pencil’ by Sir John Alexander Hammerton, London: Hurst and Blackett, Humorists of the Pencil – John Proctor 1 ‘King Pippin’ by Roland Quiz, Young Folks’ Weekly Budget, February 7 H ERE are the pages 54 to 6o with the ‘John Proctor’ chapter from ‘Humorists of the Pencil’ by Sir John Alexander Hammerton, London: Hurst and Blackett, Author: John Adcock.

—The Horn Book (starred review) Inspire some creative world-building in budding artists. —Kirkus Reviews Ahlberg’s matter-of-fact, curiously specific storytelling has a weirdly appealing blend of absurdity and homey charm.

—The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books The Pencil is wildly inventive, deliciously high-concept /5(). Buy L. Raven-Hill (Humorists of the pencil) by L Raven-Hill (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : L Raven-Hill. Books shelved as humorist: Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk by David Sedaris, Is Everyone Hanging Out Wi.

Henry Petroski, who combines a talent for fine writing with a deep knowledge of engineering and technological history, examines the story of the pencil, considering it not only as a thing in itself, but also as an exemplar of all things that are designed and manufactured. Petroski ranges widely in time, Cited by: "An authentic American genius Mr.

Thurber belongs in the great lines of American humorists that includes Mark Twain and Ring Lardner." --Philadelphia Inquirer James Thurber's unique ability to convey the vagaries of life in a funny, witty, and often satirical way earned him accolades as one of the finest humorists of the twentieth century.4/5(12).

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The invention swiftly spread through Europe. The Pencil is certainly an imaginative book. I bought this for our 5 year old daughter and we have had so much fun reading it. It is such a novel idea for a story. It has the same premise as Harold and the Purple Crayon, but in this story it is the pencil that draws his world around him.

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Good (text has some foxing and dampstaining). Volume I has a period ink caricature (of a person looking like a bowling pin) signd or captioned "Sta Smith".

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