Description - The Celtic Story by Patrick Canning
In this charming full-length comic book story of Celtic Football Club, Tommy Canning conveys through his superb illustrations the rich history of the Glasgow club from the its founding and early years through to the present season. With the storyline written by Patrick Canning, The Celtic Story brings to life many of the club s greats players such as Jimmy Quinn, Patsy Gallacher, John Thomson, Jimmy McGrory, Charlie Tully and Jock Stein and celebrates the modern era from the Lisbon Lions to its current stars, including Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink, Paul Hartley and Shunsuke Nakamura. In literal graphic detail, The Celtic Story unfolds all the drama and glory of one of the world s most famous football clubs.
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Format: Paperback / softback
(246mm x 190mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
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Author Biography - Patrick Canning
Patrick Canning has been a life-long Celtic supporter since his father took him to Celtic Park for a European tie in1966. He lives in Glasgow. Tommy Canning is an internationally recognised artist and illustrator with works commissioned by the SFA and FIFA, as well from private individuals around the world. Allan Canning works in the field of systems engineering and IT, and in 2006 produced the DVD presentation The Art of Divine Mercy in collaboration with his brother Tommy.