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A contract with God and other tenement stories : a graphic novel

Author: Will Eisner
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Revolutionary novel, A Contract With God re-creates the neighborhood of Will Eisner's youth through a quartet of four interwoven stories. Expressing the joy, exuberance, tragedy, and drama of life on the mythical Dropsie Avenue of the Bronx, A Contract With God is a monumental achievement, a must in the library of any graphic novel fan.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Eisner
ISBN: 9780393328042 039332804X
OCLC Number: 78051434
Description: 182 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: A tenement in the Bronx --
A contract with God --
The street singer --
The Super --
Cookalein.
Responsibility: by Will Eisner.
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"Will Eisner's art revolutionized comics." "Eisner was not only ahead of his times; the present times are still catching up to him." -- John Updike "Harrowingly magnificent." -- Kurt Vonnegut

 
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