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The Illustration Collector #41: A Sharp Eye For The Ridiculous – The Artwork of Ronald Searle

December 8, 2010


Here’s A Sharp Eye For The Ridiculous – The Artwork of Ronald Searle –The Illustration Collector # 41 Winter 2000- 2001, Published by Illustration House. OUT OF PRINT. It’s a collection of 42 magnificent illustrations by  the brilliant English artist & cartoonist Ronald (William Fordham) Searle (best known as the creator of St. Trinian’s School). The […]

Fantasy Advertiser International Special #7

December 7, 2010


Here’s Fantasy Advertiser International Special No. 7, published in June 1973 by Dez Skinn. Fantasy Advertiser was a great illustrated fanzine, cramped full of advertisements of UK & USA comics for sale from mainly UK comic dealers – lots of wants lists – many interesting & informal features & columns – latest comic news/ conventions/ interviews & […]

Orpheus #1

December 4, 2010


This is ORPEUS # 1, published in 1971, an excellent but short lived fanzine (formerly ASPECT) edited by Steve Moore and Steve Parkhouse. It’s a rather SCARCE BRITISH FANZINE with brilliant illustrated articles/ interviews/ sketches / drawings/ strips & period photographs. This issue features: – The strip story Thong by Steve Parkhouse; – An illustrated interview with […]

Illustration Magazine #7

November 23, 2010


Here’s Illustration Magazine Issue Number 7 published July 2003 by the editor Dan Zimmer. This issue is already sold out with publisher. A truly marvellous & well produced magazine devoted mainly to the history of American Illustration art & its artists. This lavishly illustrated well researched magazine is published quarterly & is printed in Full […]

The Adventures of Biggles #5

November 20, 2010


Here’s a  rather scarce undated early 1950s Comic, THE ADVENTURES OF BIGGLES No. 5 written by Capt. W. E. Johns & with drawings by A. De Vine. This issue features following illustrated stories: The Adventures of Biggles: a) China Mission part 1& 2; b) Sabotage in Ceylon; c) The Crimson Comet. & Tim Valour: a) […]

Buck Rogers 2430/2431 AD issue 4

November 6, 2010


This is the Issue 4 of Buck Rogers 2430/ 2431 AD. It’s the First Printing in English published by Club Anni Trenta in 1980. This rather scarce oversized issue collects (reprints) in Full Colour the Sunday pages from 7 December 1930 to 22 February 1931 –strips 37 to 48 from the series “Marooned on Venus”. […]

Eagle Convention 1980

July 20, 2010


Eagle Convention 1980 is a marvellous but rather scarce Official Souvenir Brochure to mark the 30th Anniversary of the EAGLE Magazine. This event took place in London 11, 12 & 13 April 1980. Lavishly illustrated with: –  drawings/ sketches/ paintings by many renowned artists of that time: Frank Hampson, Ron Embleton, Keith Watson, Frank Humpris, Donald Harley and […]