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CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED #27 Ben Hur

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CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED #27 Ben Hur

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Originally published as CI #147, 1958. Highly Recommended. By Lew Wallace. Cover by Gerald McCann, art by Joe Orlando. Adaptation by Betty Jacobson. Lew Wallace's "Tale of the Christ" as told through the life of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish heir accused of attempting to assassinate a Roman Governor and sold into slavery as punishment. Best known today for William Wyler's 1959 remake--the third film made--starring Charlton Heston, and winner of 11 Academy Awards. Only two other films have equalled that: Titanic and Lord of the Rings! EC artist Joe Orlando does a fine job on the inside art, and fellow CI illustrator Gerald McCann provides a fine painted cover.

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Lew Wallace's "Tale of the Christ" as told through the life of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish heir accused of attempting to assassinate a Roman Governor and sold into slavery as punishment. Best known today for William Wyler's 1959 remake--the third film made--starring Charlton Heston, and winner of 11 Academy Awards. Only two other films have equalled that: Titanic and Lord of the Rings! EC artist Joe Orlando does a fine job on the inside art, and fellow CI illustrator Gerald McCann provides a fine painted cover.

This edition also includes a biography of Lew Wallace, a look at Roman armies, and an examination of all three Ben Hur films.

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Item Code CLA27
Publisher Classic Comic Store
Publish Date 2010
ISBN 9781906814533
Binding Soft Cover
Dimensions 6x9
# Pages 48pg
Color Full Color
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