(1880)

R. Worthington, 1880 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
[none]
Pages
168
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
Editing
?
Color
green and white cover; black and white interiors; printed one side of page only
Dimensions
7-1/16" tall x 10-3/4" wide
Binding
hardcover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wilhelm Busch
Inks
Wilhelm Busch
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
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Ice-Peter (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Wilhelm Busch; Abby Langdon Alger (translator)
Pencils
Wilhelm Busch
Inks
Wilhelm Busch
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy goes ice skating on a pond, falls in and freezes to solid ice. His parents find him, unthaw him, but he melts to nothing but a puddle of water.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

contains 1 additional panel from the printing in "A Bushel of Merry-Thoughts"; Victorian style comic

Cat and Rat (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Wilhelm Busch; Abby Langdon Alger (translator)
Pencils
Wilhelm Busch
Inks
Wilhelm Busch
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
A cat chasing a mouse, wrecking the house.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

contains 1 additional panel from the printing in "A Bushel of Merry-Thoughts"; Victorian style comic

The Boy and the Pipe (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Wilhelm Busch; Abby Langdon Alger (translator)
Pencils
Wilhelm Busch
Inks
Wilhelm Busch
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy snatches his father's tobacco pipe, smokes it, and enters a hallucinatory trance in which the smoke & household objects take on life.
Reprints
Keywords
drugs; tobacco

Indexer Notes

Victorian style comic -- short text beneath each picture, no word balloons

Hans Huckebein; The Mischievous Raven (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Wilhelm Busch; Abby Langdon Alger (translator)
Pencils
Wilhelm Busch
Inks
Wilhelm Busch
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
A boy catches a raven as a pet & takes it home, where it gets into a fight with other pets, smashes up the house, gets drunk, and accidentally hangs itself.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Victorian style comic -- short text beneath each picture, no word balloons

The Boy and the Pop-Gun (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Wilhelm Busch; Abby Langdon Alger (translator)
Pencils
Wilhelm Busch
Inks
Wilhelm Busch
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy keeps shooting an older man with a blow gun aimed through a fence hole, until the man hits the end of the gun with a pot, jamming it down the boy's throat.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Das Pusterohr"
Victorian style comic -- short text beneath each picture, no word balloons

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Ice-Peter
  3. 2. Cat and Rat
  4. 3. The Boy and the Pipe
  5. 4. Hans Huckebein; The Mischievous Raven
  6. 5. The Boy and the Pop-Gun
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jochen G.
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Doug M. Wheeler