The Rough Guide to Graphic Novels

By: Fingeroth, Danny

Price: $16.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


312 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. The Rough Guide to Graphic Novels" is the ultimate companion to the expanding world of the 'literary comic book'. Written by comic industry insider Danny Fingeroth, it includes the mediums' history, from sequential art in Egyptian tombs, through the superhero boom of the 1940s to the birth of the graphic novel movement and the latest online offerings. All you need to know about the best and rest with 60 must-read graphic novels, including the genre-defining "Maus" and "A Contract with God", plus modern classics-in-the-making "Fun Home" and "Alice in Sunderland". The guide profiles the movements legends including Harvey Pekar, Chris Ware, Denis Kitchen and other amazing illustrators, writers and publishers who've helped win respect for this once marginalised art form. And everything else you need to know from 'how to make a graphic novel' to Persepolis and the latest film and television offerings, manga, documentaries, conventions, books, magazines and websites. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Comics & Graphic Novels; ISBN/EAN: 9781843539933. Inventory No: 19010300. Paperback

Title: The Rough Guide to Graphic Novels

Author: Fingeroth, Danny

Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Rough Guides: 2008

ISBN Number: 1843539934

ISBN Number 13: 9781843539933

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

kg: 0.43 kg

Seller ID: 19010300

Keywords: BZDB5 Comics & Graphic Novels; The Rough Guide to Graphic Novels Paperback,