Shirtless and muscular for Empire

I read these as books, not as comics, quite late in the 1950s. See Jungle Doctor Spreads the Word.


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Imperial Views, Colonial Subjects: Victorian Periodicals and the Empire

See Images from an Exhibition Sterling Memorial LibraryYale University August – October 1999.

Not all these come from that exhibition. I grew up reading old bound copies of the Boys Own Paper and Chums. This post is inspired by Good luck, Davo.

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