All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! Highly recommended for any cartoonist. Segar Thimble Theatre , George Herriman Krazy Kat , Cliff Sterrett Polly and Her Pals , Roy Crane Wash Tubbs , and many others. The spine may show signs of wear.
All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. If there is another flaw it is that it leaves you wanting more, but you forgive this thick book for not being even thicker. The large pages allow for great classics like Little Nemo in Slumberland to be printed almost as big as they were originally. It seems that he found the glue in the binding to be a tasty treat and he devoured a good chunk of it. Segar's early Popeye comics from the Thimble Theater days. These newspapers comic strips are an important part of our cultural history. Hardcover in yellow boards in black jacket w color illus.
A collection of newspaper comics selected by Blackbeard, director of the San Francisco Academy of Comic Art, and critic and book editor, Martin Williams, for its art work and intrinsic excellence as well as its cultural and historic importance. Veuillez compter 14 Ã 24 jours ouvrÃ©s pour la livraison en France. They are also fun to read and are meant to be enjoyed. The spine may show signs of wear. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Most probably, their way to decide which is to stay and which is to go is by the number of checkouts in the past few years.
Some are obviously quite politically incorrect, but an accurate history will necessarily include much of what makes most folks blush and gulp today. Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. About this Item: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1977. Please give between 2-5 week for delivery. Dustjacket is similarly free of noticeable defects or damage. A superb sampling of newspaper comic strips from the start thru the next several decades, only slightly flawed because there isn't much of it by Blackbeard's overwritten narrative.
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Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Good, sunning on the back and a little of the front edge, a light end page erasure mark. Krazy, the Kat, is caught in the middle of a bizarre love triangle between Ignatz, the mouse who terrorizes Krazy by throwing bricks at her, and Offissa Pupp, the police dog who feels the need to protect Krazy and arrest Ignatz. All comics are discussed, including their context and how they related to the world at their time. Front hinge internally cracked under cloth. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Customer service is our top priority! A square solid tight copy that appears un-read.
Online bidding and Phone bidding which will be represented as a Floor Bid will be accepted. Last year I came across this book in a local used book store and decided to give it another shot. About this Item: Smithsonian Inst Pr, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Segar's early Popeye comics from the Thimble Theater days.
This book is in Very Good Overall Condition. It is, after all, showing attitudes from 100+ years ago. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Rocks are so heavy that we cannot estimate shipping costs prior to packing. Buy with confidence over 40,000 happy customers. Although essentially a narrative art, comic strips have provided an extraordinary vehicle for inspired graphic and narrative experimentation and accomplishment for major comic~strip artists, including Winsor McCay Little Nemo , Lionel Feininger The Kin~der~Kids , E.
Well, probably right from the very beginning! Some are obviously quite politically incorrect, but an accurate history will necessarily include much of what makes most folks blush and gulp today. It gave me a much deeper understanding of th When I was just starting out as a cartoonist I bought a copy of this book at the urging of my new cartoonist friends. Items will be shipped within 3 weeks. Used - Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Unauthorized use including account sharing of Invaluable will result in permanent account cancellation. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.
Washington : New York: Smithsonian Institution Press ; H. Items will be shipped within 3 weeks. Included in this Smithsonian Collection are some of the most accomplished and critically notable strips from the Yellow Kid of 1896~the first to attain definitive form~to such admired contemporary works as Peanuts, B. Segar's early Popeye comics from the Thimble Theat This book is a massive sampling of newspaper comics from The Yellow Kid to modern days well, about 1977 anyway. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. If your cc is on file, this process is much faster than if we have to do estimates, send emails, and bill again.