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Linley Sambourne: Illustrator and Punch Cartoonist by Leonee Ormond

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Publisher : Paul Holberton Publishing
Binding : Paperback
Pages : 312
Publication Date : 3/15/2020
Condition : BRAND NEW
For more than forty years Linley Sambourne was a draftsman for the comic magazine Punch, rising to the position of ‘First Cartoonist’ in his final decade and thereby a significant contributor to late Victorian and Edwardian political satire. A hundred years on, the distinguished scholar Leonee Ormond has written an illuminating biography, using Sambourne’s own copious records preserved in his house at 18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London?now a museum. From the Inside Flap For more than forty years Linley Sambourne was a cartoonist for the British mangazine Punch. When he died in 1910, a host of obituaries paid tribute to his contribution to late Victorian and Edwardian political satire. His home is now a museum. From the Back Cover For more than forty years Linley Sambourne was a cartoonist for the British mangazine Punch. When he died in 1910, a host of obituaries paid tribute to his contribution to late Victorian and Edwardian political satire. His home is now a museum.