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Adventures of Mr. Obadiah Oldbuck (1841) comic books

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    First English Edition of the world's first comic book, The Adventures of Obadiah Oldbuck, aka, Les Amours de Mr. Vieux Bois. This book was first published by Tilt and Bogue in 1841 and written and illustrated by Swiss artist Rodolphe Topffer. The art was created in 1827, then translated into French 1837. Gilted hardcover, 176 pages, no color, 9-3/16 x 5-15/16, edition undated.