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The classic era of American comics

Author: Nicky Wright; Joe Kubert
Publisher: Lincolnwood, Ill. : Contemporary Books, 2000.
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A survey of the golden age of American comic books profiles the pioneering artists who created them and discusses the various genres of comics, including superheroes, westerns, crime, horror, and science fiction.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wright, Nicky.
Classic era of American comics.
Lincolnwood, Ill. : Contemporary Books, 2000
(OCoLC)605913725
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicky Wright; Joe Kubert
ISBN: 0809299666 9780809299669
OCLC Number: 43903612
Description: ix, 230 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Come on the clowns --
Up, up and away! --
A superhero frenzy --
The comics go to war --
Let's go girls --
Animal crackers --
Give me a home where the buffalo roam --
Horror and crime at a dime a time --
More good girls, a bit of romance and war too --
Horror we, how's bayou? --
It's all over now.
Responsibility: Nicky Wright ; foreword by Joe Kubert.
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A survey of the golden age of American comic books profiles the pioneering artists who created them and discusses the various genres of comics, including superheroes, westerns, crime, horror, and science fiction.

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