Of comics and men : a cultural history of American comic books (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Of comics and men : a cultural history of American comic books

Author: Jean-Paul Gabilliet; Bart Beaty; Nick Nguyen
Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi : University Press of Mississippi, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a seminal study of the evolution and development of the American comic from the 1930s to the present day. The book is divided into three sections covering the history, an overview of the distribution and consumption of American comic books, and an account of the popularization and legitimization of the comic book form.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Paul Gabilliet; Bart Beaty; Nick Nguyen
ISBN: 9781617038556 1617038555
OCLC Number: 815383718
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Translated from the French.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jean-Paul Gabilliet ; translated by Bart Beaty & Nick Nguyen.

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Originally published in France and long sought in English translation, Jean-Paul Gabilliet's Of Comics and Men documents the rise and development of the American comic book industry from the 1930s to  Read more...

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