Series MS 447/2 - Classics Illustrated and Classic Comics

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MS 447/2

Title

Classics Illustrated and Classic Comics

Date(s)

  • 1941-1951 (Creation)

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73 comics

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/1 Classic Comics No. 3 The Count of Monte Cristo (1941) Gilberton Company /2 Classic Comics No. 4 The Last of the Mohicans (1941) Gilberton Company /3 Classic Comics No. 10 Robinson Crusoe (nd) Gilberton Company /4 Classic Comics No. 11 Don Quixote (nd) Gilberton Company /5 Classic Comics No. 12 Rip Van Winkle and the Headless Horseman (nd) Gilberton Company /6 Classic Comics No. 13 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (nd) Gilberton Company (cover half torn) /7 Classic Comics No. 14 Westward Ho! (nd) Gilberton Company /8 Classic Comics No. 15 Uncle Tom's Cabin (1946) Gilberton Company /9 Classic Comics No 16 Gulliver's Travels (nd) Gilberton Company /10 Classic Comics No. 17 The Deer Slayer (1946) Gilberton Company /11 Classic Comics No. 18 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1946) Gilberton Company /12 Classic Comics No. 20 The Corsican Brothers (nd) Gilberton Company /13 Classic Comics No. 21 Three Famous Mysteries (nd) Gilberton Company /14 Classic Comics No. 22 The Pathfinder (nd) Gilberton Company /15 Classic Comics No. 23 Oliver Twist (nd) Gilberton Company [missing front and back cover] /16 Classic Comics No. 24 A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (nd) Gilbertson Company /17 Classic Comics No. 25 Two Years Before the Mast (1945) Gilberton Company /18 Classic Comics No. 27 The Adventures of Marco Polo (nd) Gilberton Company /19 Classic Comics No. 29 The Prince and the Pauper (1946) Gilberton Company /20 Classic Comics No. 31 The Black Arrow (1946) Gilberton Company /21 Classic Comics No. 34 Mysterious Island (1947) Gilberton Company /22 Classic Comics Library No. VI A Tale of Two Cities (nd) Gilberton Company /23 Classic Comics Library No. VII Robin Hood (nd) Gilberton Company [incomplete] /24 Classics Illustrated No. 1 The Three Musketeers (1947) Gilberton Company [cover ripped off] /25 Classics Illustrated No. 2 Ivanhoe (1947) Gilberton Company /26 Classics Illustrated No. 5 Moby Dick (1947) Gilberton Company /27 Classics Illustrated No. 8 Arabian Nights (nd) Gilberton Company /28 Classics Illustrated No. 19 Huckleberry Finn (1945) Gilberton Company /29 Classics Illustrated No. 26 Frankenstein (nd) Gilberton Company /30 Classics Illustrated No. 28 Michael Strogoff (nd) Gilberton Company /31 Classics Illustrated No. 33 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (nd) Gilberton Company /32 Classics Illustrated No. 32 Lorna Doone (nd) Gilberton Company /33 Classics Illustrated No. 35 The Last Days of Pompeii (1947) Gilberton Company /34 Classics Illustrated No. 36 Typee (1947) Gilberton Company /35 Classics Illustrated No. 37 The Pioneers (1947) Gilberton Company /36 Classics Illustrated No. 38 Adventures of Cellini (nd) Gilberton Company /37 Classics Illustrated No. 39 Jane Eyre (1947) Gilberton Company /38 Classics Illustrated No. 40 Mysteries (1947) Gilberton Company /39 Classics Illustrated No. 41 Twenty Years After (1947) Gilberton Company /40 Classics Illustrated No. 43 Great Expectations (1947) Gilberton Company /41 Classics Illustrated No. 44 Mysteries of Paris (1947) Gilberton Company /42 Classics Illustrated No. 45 Tom Brown's School Days (1948) Gilberton Company /43 Classics Illustrated No. 47 Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1948) Gilberton Company /44 Classics Illustrated No. 48 David Copperfield (1948) Gilberton Company /45 Classics Illustrated No. 49 Alice in Wonderland (1948) Gilberton Company /46 Classics Illustrated No. 50 Tom Sawyer (1948) Gilberton Company /47 Classics Illustrated No. 51 The Spy (1948) Gilberton Company /48 Classics Illustrated No. 52 The House of the Seven Gables (1948) Gilberton Company /49 Classics Illustrated No. 53 A Christmas Carol (1948) Gilberton Company /50 Classics Illustrated No. 54 The Man in the Iron Mask (1948) Gilberton Company /51 Classics Illustrated No. 55 Silas Marner (1949) Gilberton Company /52 Classics Illustrated No. 56 The Toilers of the Sea (1949) Gilberton Company /53 Classics Illustrated No. 61 The Woman in White (1949) Gilberton Company /54 Classics Illustrated No. 63 A Man Without a Country (nd) Gilberton Company /55 Classics Illustrated No. 64 Treasure Island (1949) Gilberton Company /56 Classics Illustrated No. 66 The Cloister and the Hearth (1949) Gilberton Company /57 Classics Illustrated No. 67 The Scottish Chiefs (1950) Gilberton Company /58 Classics Illustrated No. 69 Around the World in 80 Days (1950) Gilberton Company /59 Classics Illustrated No. 71 The Man Who Laughs (1950) Gilberton Company /60 Classics Illustrated No. 74 Mr. Midshipman Easy (1950) Gilberton Company /61 Classics Illustrated No. 75 The Lady of the Lake (1950) Gilberton Company /62 Classics Illustrated No. 77 Homer's Iliad (1950) Gilberton Company /63 Classics Illustrated No. 78 Joan of Arc (1950) Gilberton Company /64 Classics Illustrated No. 79 Cyrano De Bergerac (1951) Gilberton Company /65 Classics Illustrated No. 80 White Fang (1951) Gilberton Company /66 Classics Illustrated No. 81 The Odyssey (1951) Gilberton Company /67 Classics Illustrated No. 82 The Master of Ballantrae (1951) Gilberton Company /68 Classics Illustrated No. 84 The Gold Bug and Other Stories by Edgar Allen Poe (1951) Gilberton Company /69 Classics Illustrated No. 85 Sea Wolf (1951) Gilberton Company /70 Classics Illustrated No. 86 Under Two Flags (1951) Gilberton Company /71 Classics Illustrated No. 87 A Midsummer Night's Dream (1951) Gilberton Company 2 back covers of Classics Illustrated

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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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MS 447/2

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997

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  • English

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