Film, Video Classics Illustrated: A Cultural History, with Illustrations

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Title
Classics Illustrated: A Cultural History, with Illustrations
Summary
From 1941 to 1971, the well-loved yet controversial Classics Illustrated series brought abridged, comics-style versions of literary masterpieces such as Homer's Odyssey, Shakespeare's Hamlet, Goethe's Faust and Victor Hugo's Les Misérables to children and adults worldwide.
Event Date
March 05, 2002
Notes
-  William Jones Jr. is also the author of "Robert Louis Stevenson Reconsidered: New Critical Perspectives," has written on 20th century American popular culture and has co-produced an archival CD compilation of regional garage-band music. He lives in Little Rock, Ark.
Running Time
50 minutes, 15 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video

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