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George Cruikshank

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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  • Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers,
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Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10509621M
ISBN 100548041687
ISBN 109780548041680

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George Cruikshank, (born Septem , London, England—died February 1, , London), English artist, caricaturist, and illustrator who, beginning his career with satirical political cartoons and later illustrating topical and children’s books, became one of the most prolific and popular masters of his art.. His father was Isaac Cruikshank (?–), a popular . Looking for books by George Cruikshank? See all books authored by George Cruikshank, including The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle, and Punch and Judy: A Short History with the Original Dialogue, and more on George Cruikshank has books on Goodreads with ratings. George Cruikshank’s most popular book is The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Punch. George Cruikshank later expanded his artistic horizons and focused more on book illustrations. His illustrations adorned the works of great authors such as Charles Dickens, Sir Walter Scott and William Ainsworth and he gained international fame as a book illustrator. His collaboration with Charles Dickens led to a friendship between the two men, but they had a very public falling out .

Trade Paperback. Condition: As New. Cruikshank, George (illustrator). First Thus. First Thus. Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall in photo wraps. As New. xxix, pp inc. Introduction and Notes by Jill Miller, Questions, Further Reading; illustrations by George Cruikshank. Book. Seller Inventory # In it the author laboriously praises the Victorian illustrator, George Cruikshank, describing a random assortment of his illustrations, many of them from memory. It is itself not illustrated and it is not a biography. Frankly, although I am interested enough in Mr. Cruikshank's illustrations to own one, I found this book rather pointless/5. George Cruikshank's Table-Book. London, First book edition of this collection of 19th-century essays on various subjects of interest to British gentlemen, including the first appearance of Thackeray’s “Legend of the Rhine,” with 12 steel-etched plates and woodcuts by George Cruikshank, beautifully bound in full calf-gilt by Tout. London: Item # Cruikshank's Publisher's Own Copy of The Fairy LibraryWith Eight Original Pencil and Watercolor Drawings for 'Jack and the Beanstalk' & 'Puss in Boots'And All of the Etchings in Proof Inscribed by Cruikshank to his Friend and Publisher Frederick ArnoldCRUIKSHANK, George. The Fairy Library. Eight Original Pencil and Watercolor Author: George CRUIKSHANK.

  Jack Sheppard is a novel by William Harrison Ainsworth serially published in Bentley's Miscellany from to , with illustrations by George Cruikshank. It is a historical romance and a Newgate novel based on the real life of the 18th-century Pages:   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of George Cruikshank books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. George Cruikshank: by William M. Thackeray by MobileReference. This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. ***** Accusations of ingratitude, and just accusations no doubt, are made against every inhabitant of this wicked world, and the fact is, that a man who is ceaselessly engaged in its trouble and. George Cruikshank was a British caricaturist and book illustrator, praised as the "modern Hogarth" during his life. His book illustrations for his friend Charles Dickens, and many other authors, reached an international audience. More at Wikipedia.