Cold War Steve - Journal of The Plague Year (Hardback)
  • Cold War Steve - Journal of The Plague Year (Hardback)
zoom

Cold War Steve - Journal of The Plague Year (Hardback)

(author)
£16.99
Hardback 128 Pages / Published: 14/10/2021
  • In stock

UK delivery within 5 days

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Waterstones Says

The 21st century William Hogarth returns with more scabrous and side-splitting satirical collages of the powerful and influential in ever more bizarre settings, as he takes a hatchet to the lockdowns, insurrections and scandals of the past year.

Following the bestselling Festival of Brexit and A Prat's Progress, star satirist Cold War Steve returns with a viral vengeance with his Journal of the Plague Year.

Dubbed 'the modern-day William Hogarth', the collage artist casts a searing eye back at the last year on 'Plague Island' Britain and abroad: featuring a global pandemic, an inept government at home and the US election's absurdist saga, his chronological journal spans lockdowns, G7 summits, crises and scandals, to leave no-one unscathed.

Featuring the usual suspects in despicable settings, and rife with art historical references, Journal of the Plague Year brilliantly blends world news and art in signature-style collages, each accompanied by witty commentary. Published in an enlarged format, this new tome will delight Cold War Steve's huge fanbase, and anyone in need of humour after the grimness of this past plague year

With 100 illustrations in colour.

Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
ISBN: 9780500025154
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 580 g
Dimensions: 197 x 215 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
'The modern-day William Hogarth' - Ricky Gervais
'The George Grosz of our sorry time' - Bonnie Greer

You may also be interested in...

Penguin Pocket Jokes
Added to basket
Dishonesty is the Second-Best Policy
Added to basket
James Acaster's Classic Scrapes
Added to basket
Dad Jokes: The Punny Edition
Added to basket
The Year I Stopped to Notice
Added to basket
Funny You Should Ask . . .
Added to basket
The How to be British Collection
Added to basket
Fucking Good Manners
Added to basket
F in Exams
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
The Biggest Ever Tim Vine Joke Book
Added to basket
Great British Wit
Added to basket
Dinosaur Therapy
Added to basket
PRIVATE EYE
Added to basket
£30.00
Hardback
We Do Lockdown
Added to basket
£8.99
Hardback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.