The Best American Comics 2008

By: Barry, Lynda (Editor & Introduction By) / Abel, Jessica (Series Editor) / Madden, Matt (Series Editor)

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Book Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


006935: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is complete but does have a small surface scuff on back lower edge. Book has inscription "From Irene Gordon 5/09" at bottom of title page. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . "This newest edition to the Best American Series--"A genuine salute to comics" (Houston Chronicle) --returns with a set of both established and up-and-coming contributors. Editor Lynda Barry and brand new series editors Jessica Abel and Matt Madden--acclaimed cartoonists in their own right-- have sought out the best stories culled from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, mini-comics, and the Web to create this cutting-edge collection "perfect for newbies as well as fans"--The San Diego Union Tribune. This newest volume features luminaries like Chris Ware, Seth, and Alison Bechdel alongside Paul Pope's "Batman" and beloved daily cartoonists like Matt Groening. ": 7.25 x 9.25 in.: 324 pages

Title: The Best American Comics 2008

Author Name: Barry, Lynda (Editor & Introduction By) / Abel, Jessica (Series Editor) / Madden, Matt (Series Editor)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Eleanor Davis

Categories: General, General,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin Company: 2008

ISBN Number: 0618989765

ISBN Number 13: 9780618989768

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket

Store ID: 006935

Keywords: Comics Artists Humor