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The sincerest form of parody : the best 1950's Mad inspired satirical comics

Author: Jay Lynch; John Benson
Publisher: Seattle, Washington : Fantagraphics Books ; London : Turnaround [distributor], [2012], ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects parodies in comic book form of books, films, and other types of popular culture from the short-lived imitations of Mad magazine that appeared after its first success in the early 1950s when it was still a comic book.
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Genre/Form: Parodies (Literature)
Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Parodies, imitations, etc
Periodicals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Lynch; John Benson
ISBN: 9781606995112 1606995111
OCLC Number: 753304757
Notes: Collection of 1950s comic book imitations of Mad comic book, the precursor to Mad Magazine.
Cover title.
Includes an introduction by Jay Lynch and an essay by John Benson.
"First Fantagraphics Books edition: April, 2011"--Title page verso.
Description: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: edited by John Benson.

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Collects parodies in comic book form of books, films, and other types of popular culture from the short-lived imitations of Mad magazine that appeared after its first success in the early 1950s when it was still a comic book.

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