Chapters: Look and Learn, Look-In, British Boys' Magazines, Doctor Who Adventures, Girl's Own Paper, Aquila, Chums, the Children's Newspaper, Modern Wonder, Fast Forward, Halfpenny Marvel, Official Jetix Magazine, List of Early 20th-Century British Children's Magazines and Annuals, Young England Magazine, Beeb, World of Wonder, the Children's ...
Chapters: Look and Learn, Look-In, British Boys' Magazines, Doctor Who Adventures, Girl's Own Paper, Aquila, Chums, the Children's Newspaper, Modern Wonder, Fast Forward, Halfpenny Marvel, Official Jetix Magazine, List of Early 20th-Century British Children's Magazines and Annuals, Young England Magazine, Beeb, World of Wonder, the Children's Friend, Finding Out, Public School Magazine, the Captain, Give and Take, Jabberwock, Mad About Boys, My Magazine, Tell Me Why. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 76. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Look and Learn was a weekly educational magazine for children published by Fleetway Publications Ltd from 1962 until 1982. It contained educational text articles that covered a wide variety of topics from volcanoes to the Loch Ness Monster; a long running science fiction comic strip, The Trigan Empire; adaptations of famous works of literature into comic-strip form, such as Lorna Doone; and serialized works of fiction such as The First Men in the Moon. The illustrators who worked on the magazine included Fortunino Matania, John Millar Watt, Peter Jackson, John Worsley, Patrick Nicolle, Ron Embleton, Gerry Embleton, C. L. Doughty, Wilf Hardy, Dan Escott, Angus McBride, Oliver Frey, James E. McConnell, Kenneth Lilly, Graham Coton, Ralph Bruce, R. B. Davis, Severino Baraldi and Clive Uptton. Among other things, it featured the Pen-Friends pages, a popular section where readers could make new friends overseas. Look and Learn was the brainchild of Leonard Matthews, the editorial director of juvenile publications at Fleetway Publications which was already publishing the long-running Children's Newspaper. An early attempt by Matthews to launch a new educational title along the lines of Italian educational magazines Conoscere and La Vita Meravigliosa had bee...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=58392
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