WorldCat Identities

Kurtzman, Harvey

Overview
Works: 218 works in 324 publications in 5 languages and 4,624 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Graphic novels  Children's films  Documentary films  Pictorial works  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Editor, Publishing director, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PN6727.K87, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harvey Kurtzman
Monster of the year by Bruce Coville( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety of strange characters arrive in town after Mike and Kevver announce their Monster of the Year contest
The Mad reader : [humor in a jugular vein] by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2002 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"50th anniversary facsimile edition of the first Mad paperback!"--Page 4 of cover
Inside MAD by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2002 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mad monster party( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Von Frankenstein has decided to retire as the head of the Worldwide Organization of Monsters. But first, he must inform the other monsters about his plans. How to deliver the news? Through a Mad Monster Party! Von Frankenstein's guests include a who's who of Halloween favorites, including the Werewolf, Dracula, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, and more
Corpse on the Imjin! : and other stories by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Harvey Kurtzman's war comics that were originally published in "Two-fisted Tales" and "Frontline Combat" in the early 1950s
Mad strikes back! by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2002 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50th anniversary facsimile edition of the first Mad paperbacks
Humbug by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects issues 1-11 of "Humbug," which satirized various political and social issues of the late 1950s in the United States, and contains an interview with Arnold Roth and Al Jaffee
From Aargh! to Zap! : Harvey Kurtzman's visual history of the comics by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikanske tegneseriers historiske udvikling fra slutningen af 30'erne til begyndelsen af 90'erne
Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle book by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey Kurtzman's Jungle Book is considered one of the "Top 100 Comics of the 20th Century" by The Comics Journal and is widely regarded to be a lost classic. Written and illustrated by Kurtzman, Jungle Book inspired and influenced comics creators such as Robert Crumb, Art Spiegelman, Gilbert Shelton, and Terry Gilliam. Back in print for the first time in over twenty-five years, this deluxe hardcover features an essay by comics archivist Denis Kitchen; a new introduction by Gilbert Shelton; a conversational afterword between Pete Poplaski and Robert Crumb; and and a selection of Kurtzman's photographs, correspondence, and artwork. The definitive edition of this graphic novel masterpiece is not to be missed!
Flash Gordon by Dan Barry( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playboy's Little Annie Fanny by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bomb run and other stories by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The team of Harvey Kurtzman and John Severin was one of the most fruitful collaborations in the history of comics. The work they did combines the taut emotional and psychological insights of Stephen Crane with a verisimilitude so gritty that it seems as if they are reporting from the scene. Together with inker and friend Will Elder, whose own obsession for detail perfectly heightened the impact of every line, they produced 34 war stories--emotionally draining and dramatically eloquent--in just under three years. This book collects them all. Settings include: the Roman empire; the Revolutionary War; the American-Indian Wars; the Alamo; the Civil War; World War I (in the trenches and in the air); World War II (in the Pacific and in Europe, including the D-Day invasion); and the Korean War."--
Two-fisted tales by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-fisted tales by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grasshopper and the ant by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vault of horror by Albert B Feldstein( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime SuspenStories by Albert B Feldstein( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aces High by George Evans( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Evans was a master of the aviation war story. This collection includes all of his highly-acclaimed stories for Aces High, EC's famous air war title. As a bonus, we present a rarity: Evans never-before-reprinted 3-D story of World War I ace Frank Luke (in regular, easy-on-the-eyes 2-D). This volume also includes numerous Evans crime and shock stories, including As Ye Sow, My Brother's Keeper, and Cadillac Fever. Other war stories, many done in collaboration with Harvey Kurtzman, include Napoleon! and Flaming Coffins (which Evans wrote, about the inherent perils of WW I aircraft). Like all books in the Fantagraphics EC line, Aces High features essays and notes by EC experts on these superbly crafted, classic comic book masterpieces
Goodman Beaver by Harvey Kurtzman( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic book confidential by Ron Mann( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film profiles twenty-two of the most significant artists and writers working in comic books, graphic novels and strip art in North America today. Combining interviews, archival footage and state-of-the-art animation techniques, the documentary traces the origins and progress of the 55-year-old popular comic book medium and links it to historical events
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Mad reader : [humor in a jugular vein]
Alternative Names
Harvey Kurtzman

Harvey Kurtzman dessinateur amricain

Harvey Kurtzman fumettista statunitense

Harvey Kurtzman US-amerikanischer Comiczeichner

Харви Куртцман

هارفي كورتزمان

ハーヴェイ・カーツマン

Languages
English (106)

German (3)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The Mad reader : [humor in a jugular vein]Inside MADMad strikes back!HumbugPlayboy's Little Annie FannyTwo-fisted talesTwo-fisted talesThe grasshopper and the ant