Frank Richards has books on Goodreads with ratings. Frank Richards’s most popular book is Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School. Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School [Frank Richards] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Author Frank Richards’s complete list of books and series in order, with the latest The Billy Bunter stories were serialised in The Magnet from until the.

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You’ll find this in facsimile volume no. Nearly everyone I knew went to the local Secondary School in the village.

Although Bunter has a keen sense of his own self-importance, this is rarely shared by anyone else at Greyfriars. These defects, however, are not recognised by Bunter. He has two gifts: Billy Bunter’s Benefit, 7. A total of 52 half-hour episodes was broadcast over seven series, between andincluding three television specials. Oddly enough, he also displays generosity, on the rare occasions when he is in possession of food or cash. Bunter Out of Bounds, Even forty years on, the stories were still able to hold the attention of a new generation despite their age.

All the richhards scripts were written by Charles Hamilton.

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Bunter’s personal habits are lazy and slovenly. He has some famous lines which appear consistently throughout the novels. Bunter evidently had his own original ideas about the qualities that were required in a Form captain!

Billy Bunter’s Double, You may also buter interested in our Gallery of the thirty-eight Yellow Jacket Bunter Books where you can see the design of the wrappers and check our stock:. I was also a bit on the chubby side, but never felt any anger towards the portrayal of Bunter.


Books by Frank Richards

Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School, buhter. The identity of the fat editor is unclear: This would be Billy Bunter’s Treasure Hunt, But almost every report of a match at Greyfriars has at least one.

Retrieved from ” https: Bunter was better tempered after breakfast.

I had no experience of what Egypt was like, so for all I knew it could still be exactly as Hamilton described it. On closer inspection, however, this turns out to be the more modest Bunter Villa in Surrey, with a maid, a cook and a single Ford car.


Books by Frank Richards (Author of Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School)

I imagined that there was probably some modernisation of lessons, but they seemed to be doing much the same stuff as we did, including Latin which I took for three years without learning much. This page was last edited on 17 Augustat Ms King obviously saw this as a correctable anomaly.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. He commissioned CH to write a series of books around Bunter’s adventures and these rapidly became bestsellers in the years after the war richrads through the s.

The quickest way to see what wasn’t reprinted is George Beal’s book on Baker’s Magnet reprints which I don’t have. Over the course of stories spanning several decades, Bunter’s celebrated postal order almost never materialises; and the subject becomes a long-running cause of hilarity in the Greyfriars Remove.


Again, for all I knew boarding schools bunteg like that, with studies and teas and football and cricket matches going on. Bunter the Bad Lad, His character is, in many respects, a highly obnoxious anti-hero. Forty TV programmes of 30 minutes each were broadcast between and plus at least six plays, but the Fat Owl never made the jump to film. Big Chief Bunter, In his own mind, he is an exemplary character: He also wrote an autobiography in the early s but this wasn’t very revealing of the real CH.

Self-opinioned critics, few if any franj who have ever read his stories, have been quoted in the press over the years, as saying the opposite was often true. A total of 38, but who really knows? But despite his complete lack of morals in such matters, Bunter is otherwise as honest as any other Greyfriars schoolboy. However, this attribute applies to Bunter himself rather than the stories in general in which both the protagonists and the narrative of the Greyfriars stories are unusually firm in rejecting racism.

Minnitt continued producing the strip until his death in Bunter the Stowaway, George Orwell described him as “

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