Troy's Reviews > The World on Sunday: Graphic Art in Joseph Pulitzer's Newspaper, 1898-1911

The World on Sunday by Nicholson Baker
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
1851816
's review
Jan 11, 09

bookshelves: comics, 1913, forgotten-gems
Read in November, 2008

An giant oversize book of full page reproductions from Pulitzer's turn of the century newspapers. The reproduced pages are full color, and all from the Sunday supplement, so are rife with comics, models, to scale diagrams (including one of various gun diameters used on ships), and illustrated sensational and lurid stories. If any of this sounds interesting, go buy the book asap. You won't be disappointed.
likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The World on Sunday.
sign in »

No comments have been added yet.