Portrait of author on title-page.
|Statement||With sixty-two illustrations|
|LC Classifications||ND297.H7 A615x|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||124|
William Hogarth (10 November – 26 October ) was an English painter, printmaker, pictorial satirist, social critic, and editorial cartoonist who has been credited with pioneering western sequential art. His work ranged from realistic portraiture to comic strip /5(7). The Complete Works of William Hogarth book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is a reproduction of a book published before 19 4/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hogarth, William, Works of Hogarth. London: J. Dicks,  (OCoLC) Named Person. The Works of William Hogarth with Descriptions and Explanations, One Hundred and Fifty Explanations John Trusler, John Nichols, John Ireland Published by Simkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co, London ().
According to Hazlitt, Hogarth was "one of the greatest comic geniuses that ever lived." His ability to "seize upon the ridiculous and the grotesque in life was only equaled by his power of rendering the tragic and the terrible" (DNB). Hogarth's Works was first published in large folio by John and Josiah Boydell in Three of the plates are. Hogarth (illustrator).. "in a Series of One hundred and Fifty Superb Engravings on Steel, from the original pictures with an Introduction essay, By James Hannay; and descriptive letterpress, by the Rev. J. Trusler, and E.F. Roberts." pp. They went on to publish some of the 20th century’s most significant writers, including Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield and Stephen Spender, translations of Chekhov, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky and Proust, and seminal works like T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land and the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud. In Hogarth came under Chatto. The Works of Hogarth. With Sixty-Two Illustrations. Published by J. Dicks, London. Brown blind-stamped cloth over beveled boards with title and decoration in gilt. .
The works of Hogarth with sixty-eight illustrations. by HOGARTH. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at So here you go, historical precursors to today's comic books: William Hogarth's three most famous sequential stories - A Harlot's Progress, A Rake's Progress and (my favorite) Marriage A la : Brian Cronin. Buy The complete works of William Hogarth by William Hogarth, John Trusler, Edwin F. Roberts online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. The Works of William Hogarth: (including the 'Analysis of Beauty,') Elucidated by Descriptions, Critical, Moral, and Historical; (founded on the Most Approved Authorities.) To which is Prefixed.