The Inside Story of Viz Rude Kids

Author: Chris Donald
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007571833
Release Date: 2014-01-30
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

This is the straight-talking, fascinating story of Viz magazine, founded in 1979 by Chris Donald – editor until 1999. Chris tells the remarkable story of the magazine, from the tatty rag produced in his Newcastle bedroom to becoming one of the bestselling magazines in the UK.

Rude Kids

Author: Chris Donald
Publisher: Harper Uk
ISBN: STANFORD:36105119469414
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

This is the straight-talking, fascinating story of Viz magazine, founded in 1979 by Chris Donald - editor until 1999. Chris tells the remarkable story of the magazine, from the tatty rag produced in his Newcastle bedroom to becoming one of the bestselling magazines in the UK. Chris takes us from his train-spotting childhood in the '70s through to setting up the magazine with family and friends, and struggling to sell even a few copies of Viz in the local pub. The comic's success swiftly grew, however, and remarkable events ensued, such as how Chris was invited to tea by Prince Charles, taken in for questioning by New Scotland Yard's Anti-Terrorist Branch and caught his wife up to no good with Keith Richards in Peter Cook's attic. Chris will include many original drawings in this integrated book as well as some fascinating images of early Viz creations.

The Inside Story of Viz

Author: Chris Donald
Publisher: HarperCollins Entertainment
ISBN: 0007330340
Release Date: 2009-06-01
Genre:

This is the straight-talking, fascinating story of Viz magazine, founded in 1979 by Chris Donald - editor until 1999. Chris tells the remarkable story of the magazine, from the tatty rag produced in his Newcastle bedroom to becoming one of the bestselling magazines in the UK. Chris was the creator of many of the characters and was responsible for all the magazine's written content. Characters from the magazine, such as Sid the Sexist and the Fat Slags, are now household names. This is an engaging tale told in Chris's unique, wry way. Chris takes us from his train-spotting childhood in the '70s through to setting up the magazine with family and friends, and struggling to sell even a few copies of Viz in the local pub. The comic's success swiftly grew, however, and remarkable events ensued, such as how Chris was invited to tea by Prince Charles, taken in for questioning by New Scotland Yard's Anti-Terrorist Branch and caught his wife up to no good with Keith Richards in Peter Cook's attic. Chris includes many original drawings in this integrated book as well as some fascinating images of early Viz creations.

The Antiquary

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924106951332
Release Date: 1873
Genre: Archaeology


The Delineator

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105118886220
Release Date: 1904
Genre: Dressmaking


Primary Plans

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924055033579
Release Date: 1906
Genre: Education


The Classical Review

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ISBN: PRNC:32101076471521
Release Date: 1891
Genre: Classical philology

This companion to the Classical Quarterly contains reviews of new work dealing with the literatures and civilizations of ancient Greece and Rome. Over 300 books are reviewed each year.