Author(s): Charles Schulz
This collection of 248 daily Peanuts newspaper strips that appeared between 1955 - 1957 features all your favourite characters, including Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Violet, Patty, Shermy, Lucy, Schroeder, Pig-Pen, Linus and Beethoven. This book is a facsimile edition of the fourth Peanuts collection originally published back in 1957 by the Clarke, Irwin & Company, Ltd of Toronto, Canada.
At its peak, Peanuts was syndicated in over 2,600 newspapers in 75 countries and was translated into 21 languages. It's estimated that over 355 million people, worldwide, read the strip. Written and drawn by Charles M. Schulz, widely regarded as one of the most influential cartoonists of all time, Schulz was the winner of many awards and accolades in his life including: The Congressional Gold medal. Peanuts franchise spawned a highly successful TV show, a series of movies and a musical stage play. In 2013, Peanuts was voted 4th Greatest TV Cartoon of All Time.
Charles Schulz created the worldwide smash Peanuts, whose characters appear in print, in animation, on stage, and even on the sides of blimps. delighting audiences the world over.