Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: Only a Poor Old Man by Carl BarksWalt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: Only a Poor Old Man by Carl Barks

Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: Only a Poor Old Man

byCarl BarksEditorGary GrothBy (artist)Carl Barks

Hardcover | April 29, 2014

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Carl Barks's greatest creation: The miserly, excessively wealthy Scrooge McDuck, whose giant money bin, lucky dime, and constant wrangles with his nemeses the Beagle Boys are well-known to and beloved by young and old. This volume starts off with "Only a Poor Old Man," the defining Scrooge yarn (in fact his first big starring story) in which Scrooge's plan to hide his money in a lake goes terribly wrong. Two other long-form classics in this volume include "Tralla La La" (also known as "The Bottlecap Story," in which Scrooge's intrusion has terrible consequences for a money-less Eden) and "Back to the Klondike" (Barks disciple Don Rosa's favorite story, a crucial addition to Scrooge's early history, and famous for a censored bar brawl that was restored in later editions). Also in this volume are the full-length "The Secret of Atlantis," and over two dozen more shorter stories and one-page gags.
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Title:Walt Disney's Uncle Scrooge: Only a Poor Old ManFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 10.1 × 7.5 × 0.9 inPublished:April 29, 2014Publisher:Fantagraphics BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1606995359

ISBN - 13:9781606995358

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