(1969)

Crown Publishers, 1969 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
?
Pages
224
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Crown Publishers, Inc.
Brand
A Bounty Book
Editing
?
Color
black and white
Dimensions
11" w x 8 3/4" h
Paper Stock
Bond
Binding
Hardcover, with dust jacket
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A.

(Table of Contents)

(report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

insert or dust jacket / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
?

Characters
Belles; escorts

Indexer Notes

Dust jacket

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Hardbound front and back covers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Best of Charles Dana Gibson

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson

Characters
Gibson girl

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Best of Charles Dana Gibson
Characters
Belles

Indexer Notes

Title page, front matter

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Woody Gelman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In 1886, a nineteen-year-old artist, portfolio in hand, was seen sneaking his way up the back stairs to the New York City offices of the young humor magazine -- Life.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Woody Gelman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Pen-and-Ink Technique of Charles Dana Gibson
Genre
non-fiction

An Appreciation (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Woody Gelman
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)

Characters
Mrs. Josephine Gibson Knowlton

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

cartoon / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Dana Gibson ?
Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Their Presence of Mind
Genre
humor
Characters
Belles; beaux; fathers; mothers; brides; grooms; golfers; Cupid; croquet players
Keywords
Gay 90s; Gay Nineties; Gibson girl; Gilded Age; panel cartoon

Indexer Notes

Cartoons published 1896-1898.

The Education of Mr. Pipp (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Dana Gibson ?
Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Mr. Pipp; Mrs. Pipp; daughters; couturiers; doctors; courier; Viola, Lady Fitzmaurice; John Willing
Synopsis
Wealthy Mr. Pipp's wife and daughters convince him to take them on a tour of Europe. They enjoy themselves immensely, and he glumly foots the bills. He does enjoy an occasional low-brow night on his own, and becomes quite attached to Lady Fitzmaurice. As the tour nears its end, both daughters beg for permission to marry. After a double wedding Mr. Pipp and his daughters happily stay on in England.
Keywords
Father; Grand Tour; wedding

Indexer Notes

Originally published 1898.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

cartoon / 37 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Dana Gibson ?
Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fore!
Genre
humor
Characters
Belles; beaux; golfers; mothers; Cupid; debutantes
Keywords
Gay 90s; Gay Nineties; Gibson girl; panel cartoon

Indexer Notes

Cartoons published 1899, 1900.

A Widow and Her Friends (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Dana Gibson ?
Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; romance
Characters
Widow; nuns; Dr. Bottles; Miss Babbles; Mrs. Diggs; Mr. Diggs; young Diggs; maids; society women; Mr. Waddles; admirers (male friends)
Synopsis
A lovely young widow sadly makes her way through society, constantly kept company by six or seven friends (male admirers) of varying age and attraction. They accompany her skating, riding, painting, dancing, and traveling. When at length she takes the veil and becomes a nun, they all become priests and continue to follow.
Keywords
Convent; nun; widow; widowhood

Indexer Notes

Originally published in 1901.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

cartoon / 80 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Dana Gibson ?
Pencils
Charles Dana Gibson
Inks
Charles Dana Gibson
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stepped On
Genre
humor
Characters
Belles; beaux; brides; grooms; husbands; wives; Cupid; maids; prize fighter; baseball fans; bathing beauties
Keywords
Gibson girl; panel cartoon

Indexer Notes

Cartoons published 1901-1905.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [no title indexed]
  2. 2. [no title indexed]
  3. 3. [no title indexed]
  4. 4. ["The Best of Charles Dana Gibson"]
  5. 5. [no title indexed]
  6. 6. ["The Best of Charles Dana Gibson"]
  7. 7. ["In 1886, a nineteen-year-old artist, portfolio in hand, was seen sneaking his way up the back stairs to the New York City offices of the young humor magazine -- Life."]
  8. 8. ["The Pen-and-Ink Technique of Charles Dana Gibson"]
  9. 9. An Appreciation
  10. 10. [no title indexed]
  11. 11. [no title indexed]
  12. 12. ["Their Presence of Mind"]
  13. 13. The Education of Mr. Pipp
  14. 14. ["Fore!"]
  15. 15. A Widow and Her Friends
  16. 16. ["Stepped On"]
  17. 17. [no title indexed]
  18. 18. ["The Best of Charles Dana Gibson"]
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