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The Resource The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010, by Jerry Robinson

The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010, by Jerry Robinson

Label
The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010
Title
The comics
Title remainder
an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010
Statement of responsibility
by Jerry Robinson
Title variation
Illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From Jerry Robinson, legendary creator of the Joker, seventy-year veteran of the comics industry, and prominent figure in monthly books, daily strips, and comics journalism, comes a comprehensive history of the truly American art form! The Comics is a fully reworked and updated edition of the 1974 classic that chronicles the origins and evolution of comic strips, from prior to The Yellow Kid through today, and highlights the game-changing contributions of such creative luminaries as Milton Caniff, Walt Kelly, Hal Foster, and Winsor McCay, among countless others. A fascinating resource of enduring excellence for fans of the art form, historians, and casual readers alike, this edition has been extensively revisited by Robinson and tells the stories behind the newsprint page
Pace
Writing style
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10123892
Cataloging source
DLC
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1922-2011
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Robinson, Jerry
Dewey number
741.5/6973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.R6 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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Comic books, strips, etc.
Target audience
adult
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an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010
Label
The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010, by Jerry Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Revised and updated edition. Originally published: New York : Putnam, 1974
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
394 pages
Isbn
9781595826572
Lccn
2010008754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 489635053
  • (OCoLC)489635053
Label
The comics : an illustrated history of comic strip art 1895-2010, by Jerry Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Revised and updated edition. Originally published: New York : Putnam, 1974
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
394 pages
Isbn
9781595826572
Lccn
2010008754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 489635053
  • (OCoLC)489635053

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