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Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art

Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
Library Shelf Location 28.MCCL
Publication Date 1993
Description "A paperback edition of this book was originally published in 1993 by Kitchen Sink Press"--T.p. verso. Sub-title from cover. Includes bibliographical references (p. [216]). Dates of available copies: 1993, 1994. Contents Setting the record straight -- The vocabulary of comics -- Blood in the gutter -- Time frames -- Living in line -- Show and tell -- The six steps -- A word about color -- Putting it all together. Summary Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning. Review Review "A landmark dissection and intellectual consideration of comics as a valid medium."-- Will Eisner "McCloud is the McLuhan of comics."-- James Gurney, "Dinotopia"
ISBN 9780060976255
Quantity 1
Pages 215 , [1] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Author Scott McCloud
Format Paperback
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers, London
Category Animation/Cartoons/Comics/Graphic Novels
Keyword Comics
Language English

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