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Heath Robinson contraptions

Author: W Heath Robinson; Geoffrey C Beare
Publisher: New York : Overlook Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A volume of fantastical illustrations by a late English cartoonist features his trademark "Heath Robinson contraption" depictions of absurd mechanical objects that are comprised of ancient cogs, intricate pulleys, and other bizarre components, in a collection that spans his work as created between and during the first and second World Wars.
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Genre/Form: Caricatures and cartoons
Cartoons and caricatures
Named Person: W Heath Robinson; W Heath Robinson; W Heath Robinson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Heath Robinson; Geoffrey C Beare
ISBN: 9781585679805 1585679801
OCLC Number: 149008523
Notes: Originally published in 2007 by Duckworth Overlook.
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Contraptions
Responsibility: [Heath Robinson] ; edited by Geoffrey Beare.

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A volume of fantastical illustrations by a late English cartoonist features his trademark "Heath Robinson contraption" depictions of absurd mechanical objects that are comprised of ancient cogs, intricate pulleys, and other bizarre components, in a collection that spans his work as created between and during the first and second World Wars.

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