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The Little Book of X-Men
The Little Book of X-Men
By TASCHEN
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ean: 9783836567848, isbn: 3836567849,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
The Rise of the Mutants The X factor of the Marvel Universe They debuted in 1963, but weren’t the instant sensations that the Fantastic Four or Spider-Man had been; twenty years later, they were the most exciting (or x-citing!) property in comics. ...


The Joker: A Visual History of the Clown Prince of Crime
The Joker: A Visual History of the Clown Prince of Crime
By DC Comics
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mpn: FBA-|284706, ean: 9780789322470, isbn: 0789322471,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
A comprehensive look at the greatest comic book villain . . . ever. Since his first appearance in 1940’s Batman #1, the Joker stands alone as the most hated, feared, and loved villain in the DC Universe. Though his true origins may be unknown, the ...


The Overstreet Guide To Grading Comics – 2016 Edition
The Overstreet Guide To Grading Comics – 2016 Edition
By Gemstone Publishing
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ean: 9781603601993, isbn: 1603601996,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Newly updated, The Overstreet Guide To Grading Comics includes the 10-point grading system, as well as exhaustive descriptions of Primary and Split Grades, examples of each grade with more than 200 full-color images in all, articles on storage, prese...


Getting a Life: The Social Worlds of Geek Culture
Getting a Life: The Social Worlds of Geek Culture
By McGill-Queen's University Press
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ean: 9780773552845, isbn: 0773552847,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
"Comic book superheroes, fantasy kingdoms, and futuristic starships have become inescapable features of today's pop-culture landscape, and the people we used to deride as "nerds" or "geeks" have ridden their popularity and visibility to mainstream r...


Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists
Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781496815927, isbn: 1496815920,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
Published in partnership with the Library of Congress, Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists presents an overarching survey of women in American illustration, from the late nineteenth into the twenty-first century. Martha H. K...


How Comics Work
How Comics Work
By Wellfleet Press
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ean: 9781577151579, isbn: 1577151577,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
In Eisner Award–nominated How Comics Work, Dave Gibbons offers a class in creating comic books. Learn scriptwriting, page layouts, lettering, and more from the incredible artist behind Watchmen! This “How It's Done” series reveals insider hi...


Comic Books and the Cold War, 1946-1962: Essays on Graphic Treatment of Communism, the Code and Social Concerns
Comic Books and the Cold War, 1946-1962: Essays on Graphic Treatment of Communism, the Code and Social Concerns
By McFarland
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mpn: Illustrations, ean: 9780786449811, isbn: 0786449810,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
Conventional wisdom holds that comic books of the post-World War II era are poorly drawn and poorly written publications, notable only for the furor they raised. Contributors to this thoughtful collection, however, demonstrate that these comics const...


Comic Book Implosion: An Oral History of DC Comics Circa 1978
Comic Book Implosion: An Oral History of DC Comics Circa 1978
By TwoMorrows Publishing
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ean: 9781605490854, isbn: 1605490857,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Things looked bleak for comic books throughout the 1970s because of plummeting sell-through rates. With each passing year, the newsstand became less and less interested in selling comic books. The industry seemed locked in a death spiral, but the Pow...


The Marvel Age of Comics 1961-1978
The Marvel Age of Comics 1961-1978
By Unknown
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ean: 9783836567763, isbn: 3836567768,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
An Era of the Invincible The making of Marvel’s household heroes It was an age of mighty heroes, misunderstood monsters, and complex villains. With the publication, in November 1961, of Fantastic Four No. 1, comics giant Marvel inaugurated a transf...


The Comic Book Film Adaptation: Exploring Modern Hollywood's Leading Genre
The Comic Book Film Adaptation: Exploring Modern Hollywood's Leading Genre
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781496809704, isbn: 149680970X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
"There is no better, smarter examination of the relationship between comics and film."--Mark Waid, Eisner Award-winning writer of Kingdom Come and DaredevilIn the summer of 2000 X-Men surpassed all box office expectations and ushered in an era of unp...


Watchmen and Philosophy: A Rorschach Test (The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series)
Watchmen and Philosophy: A Rorschach Test (The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series)
By imusti
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ean: 9780470396858, isbn: 0470396857,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
Alan Moore's Watchmen is set in 1985 and chronicles the alternativehistory of the United States where the US edges dangerously closerto nuclear war with the Soviet Union. Within this world exists agroup of crime busters, who don elaborate costumes t...


Comics, Comix & Graphic Novels: A History Of Comic Art
Comics, Comix & Graphic Novels: A History Of Comic Art
By Brand: Phaidon Press
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ean: 9780714839936, isbn: 0714839930,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
At a time when vintage comics are fetching huge prices at auction, this book traces the history of the medium from 'comic papers' for kids, through the underground 'comix' movement of the 1960s and 1970s, to the glossy book-format 'graphic novel...


Gary Larson and The Far Side (Great Comics Artists Series)
Gary Larson and The Far Side (Great Comics Artists Series)
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781496817631, isbn: 149681763X,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
The first critical assessment of an American icon’s lasting achievement...


Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 48
Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 48
By Gemstone Publishing
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ean: 9781603602211, isbn: 1603602216,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Leading off the 48th edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide, former DC Comics President and Publisher Paul Levitz highlights the legacy of Action Comics #1 on its 80th anniversary. The spotlight also is turned on 50th anniversary of Marvel...


Visual Storytellling: An Illustrated Reader
Visual Storytellling: An Illustrated Reader
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199380046, isbn: 019938004X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 140 reviews
Visual Storytelling features a comprehensive survey of contemporary graphic narratives that encourages reflection, discussion, and various response projects in the writing or literature classroom. With its thematic organization, Visual Storytelling u...


The Origins of Comics: From William Hogarth to Winsor McCay
The Origins of Comics: From William Hogarth to Winsor McCay
By University Press of Mississippi
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mpn: 1160 black & white and color illustratio, ean: 9781617031496, isbn: 1617031496,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
In The Origins of Comics: From William Hogarth to Winsor McCay, Thierry Smolderen presents a cultural landscape whose narrative differs in many ways from those presented by other historians of the comic strip. Rather than beginning his inquiry with t...


Hero-A-Go-Go: Campy Comic Books, Crimefighters, & Culture of the
Hero-A-Go-Go: Campy Comic Books, Crimefighters, & Culture of the
By TwoMorrows Publishing
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ean: 9781605490731, isbn: 1605490733,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
Welcome to the CAMP AGE, when spies liked their wars cold and their women warm, good guys beat bad guys with a pun and a punch, and Batman shook a mean cape. HERO-A-GO-GO celebrates the camp craze of the Swinging Sixties, when just about everyone―t...


Batman: Metal Die-Cast Bat-Signal
Batman: Metal Die-Cast Bat-Signal
By Running Press
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mpn: 41286Q1, ean: 9780762462162, isbn: 0762462167,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Batman fans can call upon the world's greatest superhero with this high-quality die-cast metal Bat-Signal--projects up to 20 feet! Special features: 5-inch tall authentically detailed Bat-Signal replica Metal construction LED light-up function, up ...


Art of Red Sonja Volume 2
Art of Red Sonja Volume 2
By Dynamite Entertainment
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ean: 9781524102074, isbn: 1524102075,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Fiery in spirit, skilled in combat, lusty and bawdy in her revelry, the crimson-tressed heroine Red Sonja, known also as "The She-Devil with a Sword", is renowned as fantasy's most prominent female character. Since 2005, Dynamite Entertainment has b...


Untamed: The Psychology of Marvel's Wolverine
Untamed: The Psychology of Marvel's Wolverine
By McFarland
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ean: 9781476674421, isbn: 1476674426,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
Wolverine. Logan. Weapon X. By any name, Marvel Comic's savage, brooding antihero is, in his own words, the best at what he does--killing with gratuitous precision. Paradoxically violent yet humane, the beer-swilling, cigar-smoking mutant with retra...



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