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7 edition of American comic strip collections, 1884-1939 found in the catalog.

American comic strip collections, 1884-1939

the evolutionary era

by Gifford, Denis.

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Published by G.K. Hall in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementDenis Gifford.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6726 .G54 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 218 p. ;
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1881478M
      ISBN 100816172706
      LC Control Number90042132

      Comics are a global phenomenon, but for the purposes of this article, we'll focus mostly on the American evolution of comic art, with nods to notable international examples. Keep reading, and you'll see how comic books first came to life, how they're more popular than ever, and how their creators keep finding new audiences to : Nathan Chandler.


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