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Wit and Wisdom

Pickings from the Parsee Punch

Wit and Wisdom( )
Author: Hasan, Mushirul
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Niyogi Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.99
Book Description:

The Parsee Punch, an illustrated comic weekly paper in the Bombay Presidency, published between 1854 and the 1930s, highlighted the relationship between public culture and colonialism. The cartoons they published illustrate, in a lighter vein, contemporary anxieties and predicaments in a witty satirical fashion. The book presents a selection from the publication.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Art / Asian / Indian & South Asian
Humor / Form / Comic Strips & Cartoons
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.41 x 12.14 x 0.68 Inches
Book Weight:1.346 Pounds

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