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Chris Ware

Author: Daniel K Raeburn
Publisher: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 2004.
Series: Monographics (Series)
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As one of today's most renowned cartoonists, Chris Ware is widely considered an artist of genius. Combining innovative comic book art, hand lettering, and graphic design, Ware's uniquely appealing work is characterized by ceaseless experimentation with narrative and graphic forms. The publication of his novel Jimmy Corrigan: the Smartest Kid on Earth in 2000 inspired a near avalanche of praise from critics and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Chris Ware; Chris Ware; Chris Ware; Chris Ware; Chris Ware; Chris Ware
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel K Raeburn
ISBN: 0300102917 9780300102918
OCLC Number: 56779352
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 2004 by Laurence King Publishing Ltd, London"--T.p. verso.
Description: 112 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Monographics (Series)
Responsibility: Daniel Raeburn.
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"As one of today's most renowned cartoonists, Chris Ware is widely considered an artist of genius. Combining innovative comic book art, hand lettering, and graphic design, Ware's uniquely appealing work is characterized by ceaseless experimentation with narrative and graphic forms. The publication of his novel Jimmy Corrigan: the Smartest Kid on Earth in 2000 inspired a near avalanche of praise from critics and general readers alike. This book is the first to explore the life and work of Chris Ware." -- Jacket flap.

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