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Comic Book History of Comics
Comic Book History of Comics | Fred Van Lente
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For the first time ever, the inspiring, infuriating, and utterly insane story of comics, graphic novels, and manga is presented in comic book form! The award-winning Action Philosophers team of Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey turn their irreverent-but-accurate eye to the stories of Jack Kirby, R. Crumb, Harvey Kurtzman, Alan Moore, Stan Lee, Will Eisner, Fredric Wertham, Roy Lichtenstein, Art Spiegelman, Herge, Osamu Tezuka - and more! Collects Comic Book Comics #1-6.
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Deftly researched and just as entertaining, the history of comics comes to vivid life with a level of care and appreciation that only a comic insider could bring.

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Some original drawings/sketches and autographed editions were displayed too 🙆

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Yesterday I spent my day immersed in the history of comics. I'm not a fan of comic books but I did enjoy revisiting so many characters from my childhood. And I also found out that Popeye got his name because he's pop-eyed 😵