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The Will Eisner companion

the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel

by N. C. Christopher Couch

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Published by DC Comics in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eisner, Will -- Characters -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Eisner, Will -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-174) and index.

    StatementN.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner ; introduction by Dennis O"Neil ; afterword by Denis Kitchen.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsWeiner, Stephen, 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6727.E4 Z459 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174 p. :
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3436403M
    ISBN 101401204228, 1401204236
    LC Control Number2005280977
    OCLC/WorldCa57237530

    Feb 14,  · One of the biggest graphic novels ever, Jeff Smith’s Bone is often called the first American epic of the twenty-first century. Comics’ writer Stephen Weiner (The Hellboy Companion, The Will Eisner Companion) takes you through the history of Bone, what makes Bone so special, the multitude of influences on Bone, and the ways that the characters grow and change. Jan 05,  · Will Eisner, a Pioneer of Comic Books, Dies at Will Eisner, an innovative comic-book artist who created the Spirit, a hero without superpowers, and the first modern graphic novel, "A Contract With God," died on Monday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where he lived. He was

    Will Eisner's innovations in the comics, especially the comic book and the graphic novel, as well as his devotion to comics analysis, make him one of comics' first true auteurs and the cartoonist so revered and influential that cartooning's highest honor is named after him. The companion to Raina Telgemeier's #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling and Eisner Award-winning graphic memoir, SMILE. Raina can't wait to be a big sister. But once Amara is born, things aren't quite how she expected them to be. Amara is cute, but she's also a cranky, grouchy baby, and mostly prefers to play by herself. Their relationship doesn't improve much over the years, but when a baby brother Brand: Scholastic.

    For the very first time, The Baby-Sitters Club graphic novels adapted by the #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling and Eisner Award-winning creator of SMILE, Raina Telgemeier, are available in full color! Poor Stacey. She just moved to a new town, is still coming to terms with her diabetes, and is facing baby-sitting problems left and pacificwomensnetwork.com: Scholastic. TwoMorrows Publishing Will Eisner: A Spirited Life (Deluxe Edition) - page FULL-COLOR HARDCOVER - by Bob ANDELMAN An expanded, full-color deluxe edition of the out-of-print biography that explores the fascinating life of Will Eisner, detailing a more than year career that in which he spearheaded comics for adult readers and created the first widely accepted graphic novel, A Contract.


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William Erwin Eisner (March 6, – January 3, ) was an American cartoonist, writer, and entrepreneur. He was one of the earliest cartoonists to work in the American comic book industry, and his series The Spirit (–) was noted for its experiments in content and pacificwomensnetwork.com: William Erwin Eisner, March 6.

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