West Coast Review of Books, 1980


Explanation: In 1980, when this was published, $39.95 was an incredibly high price to pay for a book. If I were doing this cartoon today, I would probably price the book at $139.95.

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Welcome to the Eli Stein Cartoon archive. To begin, read my introduction and personal notes, and then please look at the cartoons, which are categorized by either decade, publication name or topic. I’ve included some personal comments, memories and photos below many of the cartoons. I’ll be adding cartoons, memories and photos ad infinitum. Remember, your comments are appreciated (just click on the “comment” link at the bottom of each post).