Pen and Sword Books: A History of Girls Comics by Susan Brewer

A History of Girls  Comics
A History of Girls Comics (5 reviews)
by Susan Brewer
Imprint: Remember When
Found in: Nostalgia
Hardback
224 pages
ISBN: 9781844680726
Published: 4 October 2010
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Susan Brewer taps into the nostalgic women s market for comics from their childhood Jackie, Girl's Own, Bunty etc, from the early days in Victorian England to teen mags and TV-related comics, including Teletubbies and CBeebies. The book also covers partworks such as the highly collectable Vicky and other collectables, including annuals, covermounts and giveaways and toys and games tie-ins, including board games.
Product Reviews
From the author of Collecting Classic Girls' Toys comes this instalment, which thoughtfully explains the changes that comics have undergone over the years. From pre and post-war, through the varying topics of their time in... [read full review]
EJH
Being interested in the history of Britain's comics I approached this title with a degree of apprehension; fearing I would be faced with another compendium of strips designed to elicit a nostalgic sigh from it's... [read full review]
Customer Review
When thinking of comics i never realised just how broad of a genre it is. This insightful delve into the history of the girls' comic does one of two things, firstly it gives the younger... [read full review]
Matt
"The History of Girls' Comics" is the fascinating insight to girls' comics from the 1880s to the present day. It is sure to induce many nostalgic memories from women of all ages.

For... [read full review]

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Susan Brewer taps into the nostalgic women's market for comics from their childhood: Jackie, Girl's Own, Bunty etc, from the early days in Victorian England to teen mags and TV-related comics, including Teletubbies and CBeebies.... [read full review]
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About Susan Brewer
Susan Brewer Susan is a renowned collectables author and columnist and lives in Harlow, Essex. She grew up in Welwyn Garden City.
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