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The tragical comedy or comical tragedy of Mr. Punch : a romance

Author: Neil Gaiman; Dave McKean
Publisher: New York : Vertigo/DC Comics, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"In his grandfather's failing seaside arcade, a young boy encounters a mysterious Punch and Judy man with a dark past, and a woman who makes her living playing a mermaid. As their lives intertwine and their stories unfold, the boy is forced to confront family secrets, strange puppets and a nightmarish world of violence and betrayal, in a dark fable of childhood innocence and adult pain."--P. [4] of cover.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Gaiman; Dave McKean
ISBN: 1563892464 9781563892462
OCLC Number: 33827145
Description: [96] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Other Titles: Mr. Punch
Responsibility: written by Neil Gaiman ; illustrated & designed by Dave McKean.

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"In his grandfather's failing seaside arcade, a young boy encounters a mysterious Punch and Judy man with a dark past, and a woman who makes her living playing a mermaid. As their lives intertwine and their stories unfold, the boy is forced to confront family secrets, strange puppets and a nightmarish world of violence and betrayal, in a dark fable of childhood innocence and adult pain."--P. [4] of cover.

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