Rise Of The Graphic Novel, The (2nd Edition)

by Stephen Weiner
Rise Of The Graphic Novel, The (2nd Edition)
  • ISBN-13: 9781561637027
  • Author(s): Stephen Weiner
  • Subject: Graphic novels: history & criticism|erotic fiction
  • Publisher: Nbm
  • Imprint: Nbm
  • Publication Date: 13-12-2012
  • Format: h/b

Availability: In stock

£13.99
The groundbreaking history of the graphic novel, fully updated to include all of the latest must-reads, the milestones and the future of this exciting medium. The author of 101 Best Graphic Novels now tells the whole history of the graphic novel revolution, from the first modern urban autobiographical graphic novel, Will Eisner's A Contract With God, to the hip indie comics of the Hernandez Bros' Love and Rockets, the dark mysteries of Neil Gaiman's Sandman and the postmodern superheroics of Frank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight.
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The groundbreaking history of the graphic novel, fully updated to include all of the latest must-reads, the milestones and the future of this exciting medium. The author of 101 Best Graphic Novels now tells the whole history of the graphic novel revolution, from the first modern urban autobiographical graphic novel, Will Eisner's A Contract With God, to the hip indie comics of the Hernandez Bros' Love and Rockets, the dark mysteries of Neil Gaiman's Sandman and the postmodern superheroics of Frank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight.

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