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The Lone Avenger / by Len Lawson
Bib ID 4513491
Format JournalJournal [text, still image, volume]
Author
Lawson, Len, 1927-2003, artist
 
Description Sydney : Action Comics, [1951?]-[1953?] 
Sydney : H. John Edwards Publishing, [1949] 
20 volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 20 x 28 cm 
Series

John Ryan Comic Collection (Specific issues).

McGee Comics Collection (Specific issues).

Biography/History

"Set in the American West of the 1870s ... Initially, the masked cowboy roamed the West dispensing rough justice, but as the series progressed he became more settled and spent most of his career as the sheriff of Redrock ... in 1949 a series of "The Lone Avenger Special" comics was commenced" -- Ryan, John. Panel by panel. Stanmore, N.S.W. : Cassell Australia, 1979. Pages 184, 186.

"This series was banned by the Queensland Literature Board of Review from 28 August 1954" -- AusReprints website.

Numbering Note First two issues only have a seasonal designation. 
Notes

Cover title.

Orientation and size varies.

Life Dates No. 1 (Spring issue)-no. 20 
Frequency Monthly, ([1951?]-[1953?]) 
Previous Frequency Completely irregular, (Spring issue)-([1949]) 
Subjects Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Periodicals.  |  Sheriffs -- West (U.S.) -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Sheriffs -- West (U.S.) -- Periodicals.  |  Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Comic books, strips, etc.  |  Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Periodicals.  |  Australian
Form/genre Western comics.  |  Comics (Graphic works)
Also Titled

Lone Avenger comic

Lone Avenger comic special

Lone Avenger comics special

Lone Avenger special

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    Collect from: Main Reading Room
    Call Number: Npf 741.599405 LON
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: No. 2 (Summer issue)
     
    Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
    Call Number: MS 6514, Box 10, Item 276
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: No. 13
     
    Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
    Call Number: SR 741.5 M145
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: No. 2 (Summer issue)-7
    No. 9-12
    No. 15-18
    No. 20
    Details Collect From
    MS 6514, Box 10, Item 276
    Note: No. 13
    Special Collections Reading Room
    Npf 741.599405 LON Main Reading Room
    SR 741.5 M145 Special Collections Reading Room

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