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26%OFFDavid Squires - The Illustrated History of Football - 9781780895581 - V9781780895581
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The Illustrated History of Football

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Description for The Illustrated History of Football Hardback. Relives some of football's most glorious moments and meets its greatest figures. In a sport full of handsome pay cheques and corporate sponsors, he also casts a critical eye over corrupt backroom workings and helps pierce football's overblown balloon. Num Pages: 208 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WHC; WSBX; WSJA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 243 x 22. Weight in Grams: 444.
This is football comic-ery, but not as you know it. Welcome to the inimitable work of illustrator David Squires. Football and comics. Once a hearty Saturday combination to match cartoons and cereal, in recent years they've drifted apart. Thankfully for us, Squires is here to change all that. In The Illustrated History of Football, his first book, Squires relives some of football's most glorious moments and meets its greatest figures. In a sport full of handsome paycheques and corporate sponsors, he also casts a critical eye over corrupt backroom workings and helps pierce ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Cornerstone
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
Number of Pages
208
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781780895581
SKU
V9781780895581
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 5 to 9 working days
Ref
99-99

About David Squires
David Squires is a Sydney-based artist and illustrator. His work has featured prominently in a wide range of publications, from the Guardian to Pickles magazine. His work focuses on football and his hilarious comics and detailed illustrations cast a critical eye on the beautiful game. His first book, The Illustrated History of Football, was published in 2016. This is his ... Read more

Reviews for The Illustrated History of Football
A ruddy good artist
The Telegraph
Squires exhibits his personal knowledge of the game in a way that is thoughtful and, as with all comic satirists, really very funny . . . On the face of it this may look like a perfect lavatory book for dad for Christmas. But it is a lot more than ... Read more

Goodreads reviews for The Illustrated History of Football


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