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The Comic strip century

The Comic strip century

celebrating 100 years of an American art form

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Published by Kitchen Sink Press in Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementedited by Bill Blackbeard and Dale Crain.
      ContributionsBlackbeard, Bill., Crain, Dale.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6726 .C66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (480 p.) :
      Number of Pages480
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1272274M
      ISBN 100878163557
      LC Control Number95003574

      Get this from a library! Forging a new medium: the comic strip in the nineteenth century. [Pascal Lefèvre; Charles Dierick;] -- Specialists give an overview of the comic strip production in their country and present some other finest cartoonists of that era: Paul Gravett about   A few weeks after coming up with the tabloid sized comic book, Wildenberg came up with the idea of doing a comic book. He said he got it when reading a tabloid sized comic strip page, folded it in half, then in half again. He noticed it was a convenient size for reading comics. He also thought publishing it with 32 or 64 pages would be a good ://

      Get this from a library! Forging a new medium: the comic strip in the nineteenth century. [Pascal Lefèvre; Charles Dierick;] -- "For the first time several prominent comic strip historians from different countries collaborated on a publication about the comic strip in the 19th century. Most of The Library’s vast trove of comic books exposes a unique and revealing history of American popular culture. Open a comic book, and you can see America in the pages — its people, its values @librarycongress/the-american.

      2 days ago  The first monthly comic book, aptly titled Comics Monthly, began publication in , though it also featured reprints of daily newspaper comic strips. In , Funnies On Parade became the first color comic book printed in the now standard size of 6 5/8 x 10 1/4 inches. In February , DC Comics’ precursor, National Allied Publications Superhero showdown: Which comic book rumble was the real Battle of the Century? Many comics make the claim, but most of those headlines are lying. Kerry Callen - am UTC


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