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Asterix, Obelix and Dogmatix

Asterix in Britain!

Asterix in Britain: Life and Work of René Goscinny Jewish Museum London presents a major retrospective exhibition on the life and work of René Goscinny (1926-1977), the ingenious writer of beloved comics such as Astérix and Lucky Luke, an artist who revolutionised the genre and dissolved the divide between learned and popular culture. Over 100 items […]

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Mega Robo Rumble

By Neill Cameron Publisher: David Fickling Books ISBN: 9781910989814 In this second volume we now find the robot children Alex and Freddy as fully made members of R.A.I.D., a special government unit that helps protect the country against robots with ill intent. And they’re loving it. But the country doesn’t suffer from troublesome robot problems […]

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William Hogarth - Gin Lane

Hogarth’s London

Cartoon Museum 22 October 2014 – 18 January 2015 “Other pictures we look at – his prints we read” – Charles Lamb, on the genius of Hogarth. William Hogarth (1697-1764), one of the great chroniclers of London, captured the highs and especially the lows of life in London in his paintings and engravings. His acute […]

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