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Dear John - At one time, D. Gifford was trying to peddle a more thorough book on Brit newspapers strips to publishers; in the end he handed the job over to an agent, but I'm 'dashed' if I can find the written reference to this among my files. It seems that, sadly, the idea died with DG. Subscribe To Posts Atom.
We often think of the comic strip as a rather recent invention, but the history of sequential narrative begins with the history of art. This exhibition picks up this thread toward the end of the Middle Ages, when early book printers in the West used carved wooden blocks to stamp words and images onto the page. New mechanical printing processes in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries made books and printed pictures much more widely available than they had ever been before. As a result, artists produced humorous, satirical cartoons, and sequential art for serialized publication. In the United States, comics first appeared in newspapers in the late nineteenth century.
A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions. Traditionally, throughout the 20th century and into the 21st, these have been published in newspapers and magazines , with horizontal strips printed in black-and-white in daily newspapers, while Sunday newspapers offered longer sequences in special color comics sections. With the development of the internet, they began to appear online as webcomics. There were more than different comic strips and daily cartoon panels in American newspapers alone each day for most of the 20th century, for a total of at least 7,, episodes.