Inventions: The Legendary Works (A) of America’s (B) Most Honored (C) Cartoonist
Welcome to the world of that archetypal American, Reuben Lucius Goldberg, the dean of American cartoonists for most of the twentieth century. For more than sixty-five years, Rube Goldberg's syndicated cartoons -- he produced more than fifty strips -- appeared in as many as a thousand newspapers annually He was earning a hundred thousand dollars a year...in 1915. He wrote...more
Goldberg's comic strips were published on newspapers in the years around 1920 and 1930.
Most of the drawings included in this book are "Rub Glodberg machines": fantastic creations that are supposed to simplify everyday's li ...more