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George Sprott, 1894-1975 : a picture novella

George Sprott, 1894-1975 : a picture novella

Author: Seth
Publisher: [Montréal, Québec] : Drawn & Quarterly, 2021.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
"How to encapsulate a life, in all its messiness, epiphanies, misunderstandings, disappointments, and joys? With George Sprott 1894-1975, Seth offers one tragicomic answer. Page by page, we learn about George--outmoded television host, creature of habit, charming if pompous old man, selfish lover, man about to die--and though this is ultimately the story of one man's death, Seth leavens it with humor and restraint.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Bandes dessinées
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Seth
ISBN: 9781770464094 1770464093
OCLC Number: 1136959025
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by the cartoonist Seth.


From the author of Clyde Fans, named a book of the year by The Washington Post, The Guardian, and The New York Times  Read more...


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A talent to be treasured. The Independent. [Seth] is exceptionally gifted at evoking the passing of time and the stasis of space. The Washington Post

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