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Funny ladies : the New Yorker's greatest women cartoonists and their cartoons

Author: Liza Donnelly
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Liza Donnelly, herself a renowned cartoonist with The New Yorker for more than twenty years, has written this in-depth celebration of the rich history of women's humor and the women cartoonists who have graced the pages of the famous magazine from the Roaring Twenties to the present day."
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Donnelly, Liza.
Funny ladies.
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2005
(OCoLC)607635029
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Liza Donnelly
ISBN: 1591023440 9781591023449
OCLC Number: 60715124
Description: 217 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Preface: The Other Side of the Desk by Lee Lorenz 15 --
Chapter 1 The Early Innovators (1925-1930) 21 --
Chapter 2 Bumps in the Road (1931-1940) 75 --
Chapter 3 Decade of Departures (1941-1950) 89 --
Chapter 4 Absence (1951-1972) 111 --
Chapter 5 New Voices (1973-1997) 123 --
Chapter 6 The More the Merrier (1987-1997) 157 --
Chapter 7 The Future (1997-2005) 183 --
Afterword: Being True 203.
Responsibility: Liza Donnelly ; foreword by Jules Feiffer ; preface by Lee Lorenz.
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