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Discussion in 'Muppet Merchandise' started by Vic Romano, May 11, 2005.

  1. Erine81981 Active Member

    One thing I wanted to ask is how do you have it say just page this and page that? I can't seem to have it say that when I just want it to be copied on this theses theards. Could you show me how to do that?
  2. Vic Romano Active Member

    I'll try and make a tutorial for you later, Kyle. In the mean time...
    "Robin Hood" is coming. The book is fairly worn (it is my favorite after all!) so I have to do some color correction and touch-up work on it, so I thought you'd all enjoy a small treat whilst, and at the same time, you wait; in particular you Sesame Street fans! :p :(
    This is a publication goin' back to 1971! It's got some great illustrations and NO Elmo! I actually found this at a garage sale for a bank busting twenty-five cents. Yes, it is a little kids book, but it's nice to see "Featuring Jim Henson's Muppets" printed on a SS book. So check 'em out fellow fans and post yer' thoughts!

    Who Am I?
    Illustrated by: Normand Chartier
    Page 1
    Page 2
    Page 3
    Page 4
    Page 5
    Page 6
    Page 7
    Page 8
    Page 9
    Page 10
    Page 12
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    Page 15
    Page 16
    Page 17
  3. Erine81981 Active Member

    This is one great book to have. I have this one too. I have lots of SS books. I'll get some of them up later when I get a tutorial from Vic.
  4. Vic Romano Active Member

  5. Vic Romano Active Member

    Hold on to your socks, it's the best Muppet book yet! "Robin Hood" featuring the Muppets was published in 1980, so you know it's filled with classic Muppets. In this adventure, the Muppets are very true to form and the book plays out almost like they're doing a sketch on the show: breaking the fourth wall to the reader, poking gags at every chance, rife with puns and jokes so corny you gotta' laugh out loud. Be on the look out for some other fun stuff as well though; like the News Man without his glasses as an archer, Kermit with a real frog, a very mean and scary looking Camilla, how animal stays in his regular open shirt and ripped jeans while the rest of the gang dawns medieval threads, and as always; Kermit looks dashing in green.
    In my opinion, this is one of the most beautifully illustrated Muppet books with lots of little, easy to miss site gags (see if you can find: Robin, the castle's laundry, faces in the trees and the little squirrel who makes an appearance on almost every page). This was my favorite bed time story as a kid and I still read it to this day as one of my favorites; I hope you enjoy it just as much.

    Robin Hood
    Written by: Jocelyn Stevenson, Designed & Illustrated by: Bruce McNally

    Chapter 1
    Page 1
    Page 2
    Page 3
    Page 4
    Page 5
    Page 6
    Page 7
    Page 8

    Chapter 2
    Page 9
    Page 10
    Page 11
    Page 12
    Page 13
    Page 14
    Page 15

    Chapter 3
    Page 16
    Page 17
    Page 18
    Page 19
    Page 20
    Page 21
    Page 22
    Page 23

    Chapter 4
    Page 24
    Page 25
    Page 26

    Chapter 5
    Page 27
    Page 28
    Page 29
    Page 30
    Page 31
    Page 32
    Page 33
    Page 34
    Page 35

    Chapter 6
    Page 36
    Page 37
    Page 38
    Page 39
    Page 40
  6. Beauregard Well-Known Member

    Yey! Thank you so very much. I like it a lot...but, hey, what an ugly piggy....:p

    Oh, wow. It's awesome.

    And so much Beauregard!
  7. scarecroe Active Member

    Gorgeous. I saw this book (Robin Hood) a couple years ago and I always meant to grab it on eBay, but I forgot. Just lovely.
  8. Ryan New Member

    Vic, these are awesome, thanks so much!

    You don't happen to have Kermit and Cleopigtra, do you? That was a favorite of mine as a kid ;)
  9. Vic Romano Active Member

    I so wish I did, it has some of the best artwork ever. Alas, I do not, but I keep an eye out for Muppet books everywhere I go, so when I get a new one, you guys will know about it. I need a break from all this scanning and what not, so it's gonna' be just a little while before the next one goes up. The next one by the way will most likely be "Muppet Manners (Or the Night Gonzo Gave a Party)". This is actually a very funny book with a real Muppet feel to it and once again, some fantastic Muppet art work. :concern:
  10. Kimp the Shrimp Active Member

    I Love That Book And This Is So Cool My Childhood Is Coming Back
  11. MuppetDude Active Member

  12. Vic Romano Active Member

    Wow, I almost forgot about this thread! Alright; breaks over, I'll start scanning to add a new book... promise!
  13. Barry Lee Active Member

  14. MuppetDude Active Member

    Ditto. :D

    I just discovered the thread last Friday. (I can't believe it took me so long!)

    Which books do you have? Maybe we can vote on the next one. (Though you did mention "Muppet Manners".)

    Do you have this?

  15. Baby Rowlf Member

    Oh SWEET!

    I remember some of these stories!:) I had "Who AM I" when I was, like, 3!

    Dude, if you accept requests, got any of the older Muppet Babies books?:)

    Or the Sesame Street cooperation book? I remember that last one being real trippy looking!:)
  16. Erine81981 Active Member

    What are the cooperation books your talking about? I might have them.
  17. Effralyo Active Member

    YEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!! That`s the golden mine, Vic!!!!!! YEEEEEEEYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!!! More pix of Gardylardybardywardyswardystardy!... You`ve inspiiiired me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! GLAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAARK!!!!!
  18. MuppetDude Active Member

    He might mean "The Together Book"; it's pretty retro. (Roosevelt has no pants!! And Grover's got eyebrows!)
  19. Kimp the Shrimp Active Member

    i need to see this Grover had eyebrows
  20. Erine81981 Active Member

    I'll be post a book here soon. Hope Vic don't beat me to it. So pretty soon look on here and you will see "The Muppets Go Camping" book here soon.

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